What Hi-Fi? Awards - 2014

2014 DACs - Product of the year

Up to £300

Audioquest DragonFly v1.2

Product of the Year, Awards 2014. The original DragonFly blew us away, but the v1.2 takes performance to a whole new level and at a great price too!

2014 DACs - Best Buys

£1000+

Chord Hugo

Best DAC £1000+, Awards 2016. The Hugo delivers hard-to-beat sound quality in an unbelievably small and versatile package

£700-£1000

Chord Chordette Qute EX

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

£500-£700

Audiolab M-DAC

Best DAC £500-£700, Awards 2014. Effortlessly talented and enjoyable, the M-DAC is still the best product of its kind

£300-£500

Arcam irDAC

Best DAC £300-£500, Awards 2014. A brilliantly talented DAC with bags of sonic appeal – its main rivals should be worried