Hands-on with Astell&Kern’s latest– the A&futura SE100 and A&norma SR15

Hands-on with Astell&Kern’s latest– the A&futura SE100 and A&norma SR15

Pictures and first impressions of the latest players from Astell&Kern.
Zeppelin & Co. partners Singtel to launch Chord Electronics’ Poly

Zeppelin & Co. partners Singtel to launch Chord Electronics’ Poly

The Poly is the latest portable music streamer/player from Chord Electronics.
First looks: Onkyo's latest high resolution speakers and portable audio player

First looks: Onkyo's latest high resolution speakers and portable audio player

Onkyo has just launched a new home entertainment series of speakers and their latest high-res audio digital audio player.
Audio Technica brings a new sense of Sound Reality with their latest headphones

Audio Technica brings a new sense of Sound Reality with their latest headphones

The Japanese audio company’s newest series is known as the “Sound Reality” series and features three main models, all of which are High Resolution Audio capable.
First looks: The impressive Sony MDR-1000X wireless noise-cancelling headphones

First looks: The impressive Sony MDR-1000X wireless noise-cancelling headphones

Sony’s series of noise-cancelling headphones gains a new model - the MDR-1000X. Here’s our first impressions from a brief hands-on.
First looks: Sony’s latest Signature series audio products are all made for high-res audio

First looks: Sony’s latest Signature series audio products are all made for high-res audio

Sony has just unveiled a slew of high-end products at IFA 2016; and expectedly, these new Signature series gear are all designed for high-res audio. Here are some of our first impressions of the MDR-Z1R headphones, NW-WM1Z player, and TA-ZH1ES headphone amp.
Hands-on with the AKG N90Q headphones inspired by a legend

Hands-on with the AKG N90Q headphones inspired by a legend

The AKG N90Q is a set of limited high-end headphones that boast as much flash as they do quality. We test them out briefly to find out what exactly this collaboration with legendary music producer Quincy Jones has to offer.
First looks: the Auralic Aries Mini network streamer for audiophiles

First looks: the Auralic Aries Mini network streamer for audiophiles

Why would anyone want to invest in a network streaming node just for audio? We take a quick look at the ins and outs of Auralic's new Aries Mini to find out.
Creative Sound Blaster X7

Creative Sound Blaster X7

The Creative Sound Blaster X7 is a USB DAC and amplifier that fully supports high-res audio and has user-swappable op-amps.
Hands-on with the Sony NW-ZX2 high resolution audio player

Hands-on with the Sony NW-ZX2 high resolution audio player

Sony recently organized a media session for their NW-ZX2 high resolution audio player, and we were on hand to find out just what Mr Katsumasa Yoshioka, Electrical Design Leader for the Walkman NW-ZX2 (and Senior Electrical Engineer, Video & Sound Business Group, Sony Corporation) had to say.