The Pono player is due in October, but the X5 is cheaper, plays more types of file formats, and sounds sweet says the Audiophiliac.
The Audiophiliac visits the Masterdisk studio to watch engineer Alex DeTurk at the record cutting lathe.
We've heard about Pono for years, and now the promised 2014 launch has been postponed.
The Audiophiliac spends some quality time with FiiO's little X3, an awesome 192kHz/24-bit music player/headphone amplifier; it also sounds sweet with MP3s.
Sony unveils a new line of high-resolution players, but the Audiophiliac wonders if this is just a replay of the SACD saga.
The Universal Music Group has released a slate of High Fidelity Pure Audio Blu-ray discs. Does anyone care?
Maybe; it depends on the MP3 and the high-resolution file.
The world's first 512 gigabyte SD card is designed more for video and photo professionals than for the average consumer.
The move could mean people watch copy-protected premium video in a single browser rather than with dozens of video apps. For now though, Adobe's HTML video approach only works with Firefox.
The Stonehenge site is much larger than first supposed, with a digital mapping project revealing previously unknown monuments.