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flac

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What is FLAC? The high-def MP3 explained

CNET explains what FLAC is, as well as where to buy music in the FLAC format, and how to play it on your iPhone, computer, or MP3 player.

By 27 June 2015

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Thanks to this little gizmo, LPs sound better than CDs or FLAC files

The Audiophiliac spends quality time listening to Schiit Audio's astonishingly great (and cheap) Mani phono preamplifier.

By 2 November 2014

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FiiO's best portable music player is more affordable than Astell & Kern's cheapest

The new second-gen FiiO X5 is a bona-fide high-res music player at a price you can afford.

By 23 August 2015

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Yamaha lifts lid on MusicCast multiroom system

Yamaha's own inhouse multiroom music system debuts on its 2015 receiver line today.

By 20 August 2015

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The five biggest changes to media playback in Windows 10

With Windows 10, Microsoft has made some big changes in the way the operating system deals with your media files. Here are four reasons to cheer, and one to boo.

By 9 August 2015

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You bought a USB turntable. Was that a dumb idea?

Do you convert your LPs to MP3 files, or just play music in its original format?

By 19 July 2015

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Astell & Kern's Jr: A seriously skinny high-res music player

It's a lean machine, but the Audiophiliac came away impressed with the AK Jr's sound.

By 12 July 2015

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High-resolution audio is a lot older than you might have thought

What was the original high-res audio format?

By 18 June 2015

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FiiO's new low-price, high-res music player wows the Audiophiliac

Is FiiO's sleek little $200 X3 2nd-gen high-resolution music player right for you?

By 7 May 2015

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Spotify, Apple Music, Rdio and Rhapsody: Which music streaming app is right for you?

With so many ways to stream an endless amount of music, it can be hard to pick the right option. In this guide, we examine the top music streaming options, spotlighting the advantages and disadvantages of each.

By 24 April 2015