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My Video Review: Planar-magnetic technology dates all the way back to 1970-ties, where brands as Wharfedale, Fostex, Sansui, Aiwa, Yamaha, Audio-Technica and NAD started paving grounds for what later would be known as planar headphones. While …
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My Video Review: I’m publishing headphone reviews starting with 2009, but if I’m looking deeper into my past, I’m doing them for at least 20 years, always ranking every single headphone that passed through these hands, so I wouldn’t forget any of …
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My Video Review: Let me give you a little inside information about FiiO. They never rest on laurus nobilis leaves, they never compromise, never settle or slow down innovation. It’s one of those stubborn companies that are pushing the envelope on a …

Speakers Reviews

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My Video Review: When KEF announced their newest generation LS50 and LS50 Wireless II with Metamaterial Absorption Technology (MAT for short) that eliminated unwanted sound waves from the rear of the driver, for a purer and clearer sound…something …
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My Video Review: The best reviews that I’ve wrote, always started with a good story. This time around I’ll be closer and more personal, telling you about my loudspeaker adventures. Before my son was born some 8 years ago, I was very much into …
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My Video Review: Sun’s shinning outside, my kid’s playing in the courtyard, so I can get some peace of mind, I’m getting up and a warm coffee waits for me in the company of some blues and jazz. Can it get any better than this? A courier pays me a …
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My Video Review: Were you ever surprised by something you’ve haven’t heard of? It happened so many times in my life, not only in Hi-Fi. Having big budgets for expensive marketing, some huge banners waving on top of the tallest buildings or the …
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My Video Review: Ah, it’s so good being back testing and listening to a nice pair of loudspeakers. I quite enjoy the active version of KEF LS50W since it is so user friendly setting up their internal streamer, linking a Tidal Hi-Fi account and then …

Amplifiers Reviews

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My Video Review: Looking closer at the head-fi market, I counted three big waves when it comes to amplifier designs. The first wave came somewhere in ~2018, when THX announced their Achromatic Audio Amplifier modules (THX-AAA for short), that …
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My Video Review: After trying every single integrated and power amplifier made by Burson Audio, from the very first Timekeeper released back in 2013, up their newest Timekeeper 3i Reference do-it-all wonder box, the only thing remaining to do…was …
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My Video Review: Mankind always had this urge to discover new places, new sensations, breaking boundaries and going beyond limits of formal ideas. My journey started around December 2021, when myself and a bunch of audioholics started a long trip …
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My Video Review: There’s a sneaky HiFi maker from China that always pushed the envelope of affordable HiFi year after year. There’s something that drags my attention to Topping and to their doings. Maybe it’s their no-BS approach to marketing, …

Sources Reviews

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My Video Review: I have a long history of reviewing all kinds of DACs, starting with regular chip-based, software-defined FPGA DACs and finishing with the ancestors of modern digital-to-analog converters that are called R-2R ladder DACs. I have …
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My Video Review: Veni, Vidi, Vici. Just look how far Topping has come in the audio business. They started slow, dividing their legacy into three distinct segments: Building a name, dominating their competition and then ruling with an iron fist. …

Accessories Reviews

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My Video Review: Browsing through my childhood memories, I remember recording tunes from local radio stations, I’ve learned about reliable and good sounding cassette brands. Soon after, I was exchanging records with my close friends. Then I went to …