Tag: review

  • Technics EAH-AZ40M2 review

    Like the Return Of The King or The Dark Knight Rises, the new Technics EAH-AZ40M2 feel like the conclusion to a trilogy. Following the premium EAH-AZ80 and the upper-mid-range EAH-AZ60M2, the revamped AZ40M2 are the most affordable of Technics’ current trio of wireless earbuds released this year. Competition is fierce at this end of the…

  • Audio Pro Link 2 review

    This isn’t the first time Audio Pro has attempted to – ahem – link some music streaming smarts to your existing audio system. This Link 2 is the company’s latest effort and features a tidier look as well as some upgraded features in an effort to do the digital audio business.  In the time between…

  • Roksan Attessa Streaming Amplifier review

    Aus Hi-Fi mag review (Image credit: Future) This review and test originally appeared in Australian Hi-Fi magazine, one of What Hi-Fi?’s sister titles from Down Under. Click here for more information about Australian Hi-Fi, including links to buy individual digital editions and details on how best to subscribe. Roksan’s Attessa streaming amplifier is the company’s…

  • Leica Cine 1 – 100 review

    Sound+Image mag review (Image credit: Future) This review originally appeared in Sound+Image magazine, Australian sister publication to What Hi-Fi?. Click here for more information on Sound+Image, including digital editions and details on how you can subscribe. When we think of design icons in hi-fi and AV, we might turn first to Denmark, or perhaps the…

  • I review wireless speakers, and these 4 Cyber Monday deals combine hi-fi sound and big savings

    It may seem like the only way to get your hands on some great sound is to spend big on what you might term “proper” hi-fi, with complex setups, esteemed brands and multiple units coming together to form one mega (and mega-expensive) system that takes up its own wing of the house and causes your…

  • I review hi-fi for a living and these are my top 10 Cyber Monday deals for every audio category

    I’ve been reviewing hi-fi and audio products for over a decade now and while it can be easy to get bogged down with all the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals hitting the market, there have been some fantastic discounts available on really great hi-fi separates. It’s been a good year for deal-hunters this season,…

  • I review (and love) DACs so am thrilled this multi-Award winner has a Black Friday deal

    I use a DAC every single (working) day to get me through the 9 to 5. The digital-to-analogue converter is essential to making music from my MacBook Pro sound decent through my wired headphones – and from my phone when I’m travelling. I’ve tested more than I could count since they hit the market in…

  • I review headphones for a living and these surprise Black Friday deals blew me away

    I’ve been covering Black Friday deals since day one In that time, I’ve seen so many deals come and go that you’d think I’d seen it all. But that‘s not true. Every year there are fantastic savings that really catch the eye. You know, the ones that raise an eyebrow and have you contemplating buying…

  • Eversolo DMP-A6 review

    Every once in a while, we encounter a new brand that leaves us so surprised, and so excited, about the trajectory of certain hi-fi products. We had our first surprise this year with WiiM, an American-based company that delivered a capable sounding, easy-to-use, ultra-budget music streamer in the now-Award-winning Pro Plus. And now it’s the…