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Nagra HD DAC digital converter: High-end audio at the extreme

The Audiophiliac comes away shaken and stirred from a close encounter with the Nagra HD DAC.

By August 20, 2015


Apple Music vs. Spotify: Is there a difference in sound quality?

The streaming-music wars are on, with Apple Music and Spotify now locked in a battle on price, features and artist selection. But how do they compare on sound quality? We put them head-to-head to find out.

By July 5, 2015


Here's a pair of high-end yet affordable components from Schiit Audio

Schiit's cheap 'n' cheerful headphone amp and digital converter wow the Audiophiliac!

By July 4, 2015


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


Online audio brand Emotiva is coming to a brick & mortar store near you

Emotiva is now moving into brick and mortar stores worldwide, while maintaining its online, direct sales outlet.

By June 13, 2015


Listening to luxury: The Aurender Flow portable headphone amplifier

The Aurender Flow is a big step up in sound quality (and price) from tiny USB digital converter/headphone amps, says the Audiophiliac.

By April 1, 2015


New Lightning-powered headphones offer sneak peek at next generation of iPhone accessories

Headphones that plug into the the Lightning port of your iPhone, iPad or iPod and draw power from it are due to hit the market soon. Here's a preview of the JBL Reflect Aware, the Philips Fidelio M2L and the Fidelio NC1L.

By January 13, 2015


V-Moda's outrageously sweet portable DAC and headphone amp

There are lots of headphone amps, but only the Vamp Verza works with the digital output of an iPhone or Android device, and that's a difference you can hear.

By June 1, 2013


Hearing is believing: Noble Audio 4 in-ear headphones

The Audiophiliac spends quality time with an extraordinarily high performance in-ear headphone.

By January 3, 2015


Instead of a receiver, would a stereo integrated amplifier be a better alternative?

The Audiophiliac tests the NAD C 356BEE integrated amplifier.

By December 17, 2014