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Finding joy in a 1-watt-per-channel amplifier -- is that even possible?

The Audiophiliac delves deep into the sound of Linear Tube Audio's astonishing MicroZOTL2.0 headphone/speaker power amplifier.

By November 14, 2015


Maybe it's time to upgrade your headphone's sound with a pro-quality headphone amplifier

The Audiophiliac gets up close and personal with the Apogee Groove portable USB digital converter/headphone amp.

By October 31, 2015


The Audiophiliac's top 10 (full-size) headphones for 2015

For those who crave the very best, take your pick from the Audiophiliac headphone list.

By October 17, 2015


A tiny USB digital-to-analog converter from AudioQuest

Can a $249 digital-to-analog converter/headphone amplifier deliver state-of-the-art sound? The Audiophiliac listens to the AudioQuest DragonFly to find out.

By July 1, 2012


When are more expensive cables worth it?

HDMI, USB, speaker, and other cables come in a wide variety of prices. Is it ever worth it to spend more? Actually, sometimes yes.

By June 20, 2015


Audioengine's mighty midget digital converter/headphone amplifier does the job

The Audioengine D3 may be teensy, but this affordable component can radically upgrade your computer's sound quality!

By February 5, 2014


Two gifts under $100 for the audio enthusiast

The Audioquest Dragonfly USB DAC has just been reduced to $99 online; readers can also get a good deal on the Logitech UE Smart Radio.

By December 11, 2013


Can expensive audio cables improve the sound of a hi-fi?

Sure, the naysayers "know" cables don't make a difference, but what if you could prove them wrong?

By May 4, 2013


A $299 high-end USB digital converter from England

Meridian Audio, known for its ultra-high-end components dips its toe into the affordable market with the Explorer USB digital-to-analog converter.

By March 24, 2013


A budget-priced, audiophile USB digital converter

The HRT MicroStreamer is a small digital-to-analog converter/headphone amp that sounds great.

By February 24, 2013