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high-resolution music

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Fiio X1: Finally, a high-resolution music player that won't empty your bank account

FiiO's little bundle of joy, the X1, looks cool and sounds great, says the Audiophiliac.

By December 3, 2014

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Why wait for the Pono portable high-resolution music player? The FiiO X5 is here now

The Pono player is due in October, but the X5 is cheaper, plays more types of file formats, and sounds sweet says the Audiophiliac.

By May 14, 2014

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Sony's tiny high-resolution audio player might be the next big thing

It's called the Walkman NWZ-A17, and this wafer-thin player has a lot going for it, says the Audiophiliac.

By October 11, 2014

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Mastering engineer says the LP is the most accessible high-resolution music format

The Audiophiliac visits the Masterdisk studio to watch engineer Alex DeTurk at the record cutting lathe.

By January 18, 2014

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What's up with Neil Young's Pono high-resolution music system?

We've heard about Pono for years, and now the promised 2014 launch has been postponed.

By October 19, 2013

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FiiO's nifty $200 portable high-resolution music player is a knockout

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.

By September 7, 2013

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Sony gets serious about high-resolution audio, again

Sony unveils a new line of high-resolution players, but the Audiophiliac wonders if this is just a replay of the SACD saga.

By September 6, 2013

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Deja vu: Yet another high-resolution audio 'format'

The Universal Music Group has released a slate of High Fidelity Pure Audio Blu-ray discs. Does anyone care?

By July 10, 2013

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Can a MP3 sound better than a high-resolution FLAC or Apple Lossless file?

Maybe; it depends on the MP3 and the high-resolution file.

By December 15, 2012

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Who needs high-resolution music?

High-resolution audio is all about revealing music's fine detail, but what if the music you love is distorted, dynamically compressed and low-fi?

By June 18, 2011