1. Astell & Kern AK380 Copper edition brings sonic benefits

    Astell & Kern AK380 Copper edition brings sonic benefits

    The limited edition model of A&K’s flagship hi-res audio player not only introduces a colourful new look, but it also claims to bring sonic improvements over the standard version...

    Thu, 21 Jan 2016, 02:28pm
  2. Pioneer launches world's first MQA-ready hi-res music player

    Pioneer launches world's first MQA-ready hi-res music player

    The XDP-100R is one of the first products compatible with Meridian's MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) technology, which promises to package studio quality master files, so they take up less space for high-resolution streaming and downloads...

    Wed, 09 Sep 2015, 04:40pm
  3. IFA 2015: Sony launches trio of new noise-cancelling Walkmans

    IFA 2015: Sony launches trio of new noise-cancelling Walkmans

    Sony has taken the wraps off three new Walkmans at IFA 2015, the NW-ZX100HN, NW-A25HN and NW-A27HN.

    Wed, 02 Sep 2015, 04:53pm
  4. That Was Then... The birth of music downloads, file sharing and piracy

    That Was Then... The birth of music downloads, file sharing and piracy

    The first digital audio player launched in 1998 – and the music industry wanted it banned. With the internet going mainstream, digital music, downloads and illegal file-sharing were on the agenda, and nobody was sure what the future held...

    Thu, 27 Aug 2015, 04:52pm
  5. TEAC unveils HA-P90SD high-resolution audio player

    TEAC unveils HA-P90SD high-resolution audio player

    The HA-P90SD also doubles up as a portable DAC/headphone amplifier and supports high-res audio and DSD files. It bears a striking resemblance to the Onkyo DAC-HA300.

    Wed, 26 Aug 2015, 03:15pm
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  7. Neil Young admits "lack of resources" affecting Pono music plans

    Neil Young admits "lack of resources" affecting Pono music plans

    Wondering whether Pono will ever officially launch in the UK? We are too. A typically frank statement from Neil Young has confirmed that a worldwide rollout is still a priority – but the company needs more money before it can happen.

    Thu, 20 Aug 2015, 02:32pm
  8. Neil Young says no to streaming due to "worst sound quality in history"

    Neil Young says no to streaming due to "worst sound quality in history"

    Neil Young has said he will remove his tracks from streaming services, blaming "the worst [sound] quality in the history of broadcasting".

    Thu, 16 Jul 2015, 11:37am
  9. That Was Then... Sony Walkman review

    That Was Then... Sony Walkman review

    This week marks the 36th anniversary of the Sony Walkman, the great grandfather of portable music players.

    Thu, 02 Jul 2015, 04:30pm
  10. New Apple iPod colours could be launched this month

    New Apple iPod colours could be launched this month

    An image showing the iPod line-up in unreleased colours has appeared in the latest version of iTunes.

    Thu, 02 Jul 2015, 10:55am
  11. Lotoo PAW Gold is a gold-plated hi-res music player

    Lotoo PAW Gold is a gold-plated hi-res music player

    Lotoo enters the hi-res game with a blinged-up heavyweight player...

    Tue, 16 Jun 2015, 05:13pm

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