Does the latest version of Cyrus' modern stereo amplifier hit the spot?
Doesn't look great value in material-for-your-money terms, but makes a handsome difference to your on-the-go sound
Best CD transport £500+, Awards 2015. A remarkably talented and enjoyable CD transport, you’ll just need a DAC.
Best streamer £1000-£1500, Awards 2015. If you're looking for a premium streaming option, the Stream Xa is a fantastic proposition...
Best CD player £1000+, Awards 2017. A five-star CD player from Cyrus is no surprise, but this one takes things to a new level
Best music system £1500+, Awards 2014. A strong style statement from Cyrus and an even stronger sonic performance makes the Lyric 09 a must-audition. It’s a superb system
Best streaming system up to £2000, Awards 2012. An undoubted star with stellar sound quality, ease of use and advanced functionality
Best stereo amp £600-£1000, Awards 2012. The fast, articulate and agile Cyrus sound is present and correct in the 6a – but it lacks energy compared with newer rivals
It uses a very familiar box, but Cyrus's DAC XP+ hosts massive ability, although we think it could do with more punch
Best CD player £2000+, Awards 2010. Cyrus's ultimate CD player sounds staggeringly fast. It defines notes with exceptional precision
Cyrus seems to be incapable of producing lack-lustre amplifiers - this preamp used in clonjunction with the 8 Power amp is a mighty combo
It might not have the DAC of the 8XPd, but we love this integrated amplifier for its accomplished sonic delivery
Stereo amplifier Product of the Year, Awards 2010. Look beyond the outdated looks – the 6XP's controlled sound makes this a serious player