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US-made headphone delivers great bass and style

Hand-crafted in Portland, Ore., the 1964 Ears V8 in-ear headphone is a more affordable alternative to the leading brands' high-end models.

By April 16, 2014

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Arcam rPac headphone amp and USB DAC hands-on

The Arcam rPac offers PC and Mac users an affordable upgrade to their onboard sound, complete with a dedicated headphone amplifier.

By May 7, 2012

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Streaming-audio app Play-Fi takes on Sonos and AirPlay

Play-Fi is the newest home streaming standard and could give Sonos and AirPlay a run for their money, promising wider manufacturer support and hi-res playback.

By September 24, 2013

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Getting to know the Meridian Audio factory

Cutting-edge digital, in the heart of old England.

By September 19, 2013

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Audioengine's terrific, tiny USB DAC/headphone amp

Company has a knack for making great sounding desktop gear; the new D1 is the perfect music "interface" between your computer and speakers or headphones.

By January 25, 2012

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The Micromega MyDac is an instant audiophile classic

The Micromega MyDac comes from France, and it's fast becoming an audiophile top choice in high-performance desktop digital-to-analog converters.

By March 6, 2013

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A headphone amp and USB digital-to-analog converter for just $99 each

Schiit Audio doesn't mess around. It offers U.S.-made high-performance audio products for super-affordable prices -- and here are two that are even cheaper.

By January 12, 2013

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JBL OnBeat Micro is first Lightning dock for iPhone 5 and iPad

The JBL OnBeat Micro is the first speaker dock that fits the Lightning connection in the new iPhone, iPad, iPad mini and iPod.

By November 21, 2012

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Halide Design's tiny black boxes improve your computer's sound

Halide Design makes awesome-sounding USB digital-to-analog converters in California. They're downright tiny and supereasy to use.

By March 7, 2012

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Myths, Marketing, and Misdirection: Home audio edition

Cut through the home audio marketing hype with this handy guide.

By February 24, 2012