Reviews

REVIEW: CYRUS ONE HD COMPACT INTERGRATED AMPLIFIER

We have been spending some time with the latest compact offering from Cyrus Audio. The Cyrus ONE HD is bristling with connectivity options but does it perform?

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: AURIS AUDIO POISON 8 LOUDSPEAKERS

Serbian-based Auris Audio boasts an impressive range of products and is no stranger to high-end hi-fi shows. StereoNET has had the pleasure of giving a pair of their Poison 8 loudspeakers a London home for a few weeks.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: AQUA LA VOCE S3 DAC - CLIMBING THE LADDER

Is Aqua's La Voce DAC molto buona? StereoNET gets digital with the Milanese converter.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: GEKKO CABLES PURPLE HAZE RCA EXPERIENCED

StereoNET reviews Gekko Cables' Purple Haze hand-made silver, unshielded RCA interconnect cables.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: CHORD ELECTRONICS QUTEST DAC - SMALL AND MIGHTY?

The UK's Chord Electronics is a brand that needs little introduction these days. Over the past couple of months, the company's Qutest component has been providing my system with digital to analogue conversion duties.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: 1MORE QUAD DRIVER SMARTPHONE EARPHONES

1MORE has been making some stellar in-ear headphones judging by buyer reactions, and I've been commuting with the E1010 Quad Driver Earphones. Here's our impressions.

Posted in: Headphones

Reviews

REVIEW: IFI AUDIO XDSD PORTABLE AMP / DAC SHINES LIKE A DIAMOND

StereoNET UK takes the iFi Audio xDSD portable headphone amp / DAC on the road and puts it through its paces.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Headphones

Reviews

REVIEW: OPHIDIAN MOJO STAND-MOUNT LOUDSPEAKERS

In this StereoNET UK review of the Ophidian Mojo bookshelf / stand-mount speakers, read on to find out if they truly cast a spell over UK Editor, Jay Garrett.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: FIDELIZER NIMITRAS MUSIC SERVER - UK EXCLUSIVE

StereoNET reviews the Fidelizer NimitraS music server in our UK exclusive first test.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Technology

Reviews

REVIEW: FLARE AUDIO FLARES JET 1 AND JET 2 IEM

StereoNET UK reviews Flare Audio's two-model range of inexpensive IEMs - the Flares Jet 1 and Flares Jet 2.

Posted in: Headphones

Reviews

REVIEW: MCINTOSH MA5300 INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

The smallest McIntosh integrated amplifier is still quite big, but is the MA5300 a handful?

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: BRIGADIERS AUDIO MU.2 STAND-MOUNT SPEAKERS - UK EXCLUSIVE

StereoNET has the exclusive first UK review of the Brigadiers Audio Mu.2 stand-mount speakers from Australian designers, Brad Serhan and Morris Swift.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: AUDIO PHYSIC CLASSIC 5 FLOOR STANDING SPEAKERS

Germany manufacturer, Audio Physic, is well respected for its loudspeakers. We take a closer look at their entry-level floorstanding Classic 5 floor standing loudspeakers.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: Q ACOUSTICS 3050I FLOOR STANDING SPEAKERS

Q Acoustics are well-known for getting the most out of reasonably-priced speakers. Do they have another hit with the 3050i? We take a closer look.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Home Theatre

Reviews

REVIEW: SIMAUDIO MOON NEO 240I INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

We recently announced the availability of the Simaudio MOON 240i and just had to take a closer look. This integrated amp may be found at the more affordable end of the Canadian hi-fi company’s amp offerings, but it appears to have few shortcomings ...

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: ALTO-EXTREMO PRESTIGE EXACT ISOLATION FEET

While Alto-Extremo may sound more like a spell from Harry Potter or the name of a way-out jazz saxophonist, it's neither. It is, in fact, an engineering company based in Germany that produces a range of isolation products.

Posted in:

Reviews

REVIEW: KRALK AUDIO TDB-2 STAND MOUNT SPEAKERS

West Yorkshire-based Alan Clark has recently introduced Kralk Audio's new entry-level TDB range of loudspeakers. We took a closer look at the TDB-2 priced at just £185 - £275 depending on finish.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: PERREAUX AUDIENT 80I 40TH ANNIVERSARY INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

We're certainly not about to sling the 40th Anniverary Special Edition from the top of a building, but we have lived with this integrated amplifier for over a month and enjoyed its company. Read on for the full review.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: ISOTEK EVO3 ASCENSION POWER CABLE

IsoTek announced their new flagship Ascension power cable last year. Few other Hi-Fi components can cause such divisive opinions, but in my experience, cables can often prove to be the final tweak in a high-end system.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: GOLDMUND METIS WIRELESS MK2 LOUDSPEAKERS

Swiss, exclusive, luxury. Just three words that come to mind when I think of Goldmund. I've been fortunate to have been living with Goldmund's Metis Mk.2 active loudspeakers and Mimesis 11 hub and take a closer look.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: AUDIO-TECHNICA ATH-ADX5000 OPEN-BACK HEADPHONES

There is just something alluring about a flagship model in a product range. Maybe it’s the meticulous craftsmanship, the clever design, the bold technology claims, or the luxurious packaging. We take a closer look at the ATH-ADX5000 from Audio-technica.

Posted in: Headphones

Reviews

REVIEW: AVID HIFI INGENIUM TURNTABLE

The AVID HiFi Ingenium is quite simply the little turntable that could. The entry level from the U.K manufacturer, StereoNET takes a much closer look at just what it is capable of.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: EAT B-SHARP TURNTABLE

Who would have thought that here in the year 2017 that vinyl collecting and turntable production would still be going strong? Nic Tatham takes a closer look at the B-Sharp Turntable from European Audio Team.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: INAKUSTIK CABLES

My last cables were keepers. Now they’re gone. So I’m taking a different approach to my Inakustiks, and I now describe them to my buddies as “end gamers thanks to my accountant."

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: SENNHEISER HD 4.50 WIRELESS HEADPHONES

Have Sennheiser used their decades of R&D to crack the code to making high quality, yet affordable noise-cancelling headphones? Or were a few too many corners cut just to bring the price down this low? Let’s dig deeper in our review.

Posted in: Headphones