Best CD transport £500+, Awards 2015. A remarkably talented and enjoyable CD transport, you’ll just need a DAC.
Audiolab has revamped a classic product, but does it still have the sparkle of its predecessor?
Arcam’s CD/SACD player is a safe bet, but won’t satisfy your sense of adventure
As exciting and flamboyant as it is, the 2010S2 has too many caveats when it comes to dynamics and cohesiveness for us to recommend it over rivals
Product of the Year, Awards 2015. A five-star CD player from Cyrus is no surprise, but this one takes things to a new level
Delivering a very capable sound at a competitive price, the 8200CD will sit pretty with any music fan
Product of the Year, Awards 2013. Features may be minimal but the CD5si is as musical as they come at this price
The Audiolab 8200CDQ hybrid player adds a preamp to the already excellent 8200CD
If you prefer classical, jazz and sultry female vocals over moshing to Cradle of Filth, the Marantz SA-KI Pearl Lite is the player for you
The new version of the K2 is all gain with no pain – if only that pesky Cyrus CD 6 SE wasn't around...