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Best DACs 2015

Product of the year

Best DAC £400-£800

Chord Mojo

"The Mojo delivers much of the sound of the £1400 Hugo at a fraction of the price."

Best buys

Best DAC under £400

Oppo HA-2

"For £250, you’ll struggle to find better detail or dynamics from a headphone amplifier and USB DAC."

Best DAC £800-£1200

Chord 2Qute

"The 2Qute’s unerring accuracy, insight and rhythmic drive are impressive, and it’s a joy to listen to."

Best DAC £1200+

Chord Hugo

"The Chord Hugo is a stunning achievement. It's the best-sounding DAC and headphone amp we’ve heard at this price."

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