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144 products found
  1. Sony PHA-3AC

    Sony PHA-3AC

    Reviewed on 5th May 2015
    Price when reviewed £720

    The Sony PHA-3AC is a good product, and is worth an audition, but isn’t the class leader we hoped for

  2. Pioneer U-05

    Pioneer U-05

    Reviewed on 4th May 2015
    Price when reviewed £700

    There's a lot to like about this retro-looking DAC and headphone amp combo...

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  3. TAD DA-1000

    TAD DA-1000

    Reviewed on 29th April 2015
    Price when reviewed £11995

    Not everyone has £12,000 to spend on a DAC, but the TAD DA-1000 is one of the best money can buy...

  4. Creative Sound Blaster X7

    Creative Sound Blaster X7

    Reviewed on 10th April 2015
    Price when reviewed £430

    The Sound Blaster promises much but fails to shine. It’s a decent performer but is easily bettered by the likes of NAD’s D3020

  5. Oppo HA-1

    Oppo HA-1

    Reviewed on 2nd March 2015
    Price when reviewed £1200

    Worth auditioning at this price, but it needs to deliver more energy and excitement for the full five stars

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  7. Chord Hugo

    Chord Hugo

    Reviewed on 20th February 2015
    Price when reviewed £1400

    Best DAC £1200+, Awards 2015. The Hugo delivers hard-to-beat sound quality in an unbelievably small and versatile package

  8. Benchmark DAC2 HGC

    Benchmark DAC2 HGC

    Reviewed on 21st October 2014
    Price when reviewed £1750

    The Benchmark DAC2 HGC is a hugely capable product but it’s up against some formidable competition

  9. Chord Chordette Qute EX

    Chord Chordette Qute EX

    Reviewed on 9th October 2014
    Price when reviewed £990

    Best DAC £700-£1500, Awards 2014. Chord has achieved some rave reviews for its latest DACs, and the QuteEX is another to add to the list

  10. LH Labs Geek Out

    LH Labs Geek Out

    Reviewed on 20th August 2014
    Price when reviewed £200

    A good ad for crowd-funded hi-fi; solid but not quite as talented as some rivals

  11. Cambridge Audio Azur 851D

    Cambridge Audio Azur 851D

    Reviewed on 10th June 2014
    Price when reviewed £1000

    Solid performer for the money, even if it can't scale the heights of the class leaders

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