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Integrated amplifiers

Hegel H80 - £1,350

Hegel H80 - £1,350

Chris Ward discovers the pleasures of understated Norwegian hi-fi as he takes Hegel's single-box amp...

Teac AI-301DA - £400

Teac AI-301DA - £400

The AI-301DA is a versatile amp that will play hi-res formats and more. Adrian Justins' problem is d...

Micromega MyAmp - £480

Micromega MyAmp - £480

You don't have to be a nihilist to enjoy Micromega's new MyAmp integrated amplifier and DAC, says Da...

Icon Audio Stereo 845 PP - £5,995

Icon Audio Stereo 845 PP - £5,995

Icon Audio's thumping new Stereo 845 PP integrated amplifier has got one hell of a lot of bottle, re...

Monitor Audio A100 - £399

Monitor Audio A100 - £399

Awesome sonics and stunning design mean Monitor Audio's first amp will be more than just a head turn...

Outboard DACs

Chord Electronics Hugo - £1,400

Chord Electronics Hugo - £1,400

Sounding like no other digital convertor that David Price has heard, Chord's DAC/headphone amp is a ...

B.M.C PureDAC - £1,290

B.M.C PureDAC - £1,290

Followers of fashion know that DAC/preamps are all the rage, and with the PureDAC, it's justifiably ...

Sony UDA-1 - £499

Sony UDA-1 - £499

Andrew Simpson asks if this mini DAC/amp marks a return to form for the daddy of digital audio

NAD DAC 1 £300

NAD DAC 1 £300

NAD's new £300 DAC connects both wirelessly and effortlessly. But, asks Richard Black, how doe...

TEAC UD-H01 - £300

TEAC UD-H01 - £300

TEAC's latest 'Reference Series' DAC is more than just a pretty box, says Richard Black, it's also a...

Network Media Players

Cabasse Stream Source - £299

Cabasse Stream Source - £299

The Cabasse Stream Source is a neat hub that unleashes music from networked devices. Lee Dunkley che...

Primare NP30 - £2,000

Primare NP30 - £2,000

Music streaming Swedish style, Andrew Simpson hits the download button on Primare's network player

Astell & Kern AK240 - £2,200

Astell & Kern AK240 - £2,200

Built like a battleship, the AK240 is Astell & Kern's most sensational portable hi-res player yet. A...

Sony NWZ-ZX1 digital audio player - £549

Sony NWZ-ZX1 digital audio player - £549

Hi-res is helping Sony give its Walkman brand a new lease of life. Adrian Justins avails his ears of...

Yamaha R-N500 - £449

Yamaha R-N500 - £449

FM radio, streaming, vinyl playback? This new all-in-one does the lot. But what about its sonics ask...

CD / SACD / DVD / BD players

Cyrus CD XT Signature - £1,750

Cyrus CD XT Signature - £1,750

For those looking for their best - and likely last - ever CD transport, Cyrus gives you its CD Xt Si...

Rega Saturn-R CD player/DAC - £1,580

Rega Saturn-R CD player/DAC - £1,580

Could we really be facing the final days of CD? If so, this could be the player to save the day reck...

Creek Evolution 50CD - £950

Creek Evolution 50CD - £950

The latest affordably priced Creek CD player is the Evolution 50CD. David Price thinks it chooses it...

Marantz CD6005/PM6005 - £350/£380

Marantz CD6005/PM6005 - £350/£380

It's finally time for Marantz's budget CD player and amplifier to get a refresh and David Price is s...

Audiolab 8200CDQ - £950

Audiolab 8200CDQ - £950

Richard Black tests the preamp-equipped 8200CDQ player/DAC from Audiolab, and finds himself falling ...

Loudspeakers

Elac Air-X 403 - £2,848

Elac Air-X 403 - £2,848

David Price auditions Elac's new wireless Air-X 403 standmount loudspeaker

Polk Audio RTIA1 - £299

Polk Audio RTIA1 - £299

Polk's RTiA1 isn't the newest small speaker design you can buy, but it's been big in the US for year...

ATC SCM19 - £1,996

ATC SCM19 - £1,996

This standmount has so much pro heritage it could be used in Abbey Road, but asks Jason Kennedy how ...

Eclipse TD-M1- £999

Eclipse TD-M1- £999

The TD-M1 takes Eclipse's design principles and makes them accessible. Ed Selley waves the flag for ...

ATC SCM40 - £3,275

ATC SCM40 - £3,275

In the SCM40, ATC has a sizeable floorstanding loudspeaker that's set way away from the fray, says D...

Turntables / Arms / Cartridges

The Funk Firm Flamenca - £850

The Funk Firm Flamenca - £850

With its unique performance, Andrew Simpson finds out why the new Flamenca could set your heart on f...

VPI Nomad - £795

VPI Nomad - £795

Boasting an in-built phono stage, headphone amp and cartridge for under £800, Andrew Simpson f...

Analogue Works Turntable One - £1,200

Analogue Works Turntable One - £1,200

Vinyl junkies get lucky as Andrew Simpson checks out this new wheel of steel that's built on impress...

Avid Ingenium turntable and arm - £825/£1,015

Avid Ingenium turntable and arm - £825/£1,015

Avid's latest turntable moves away from its traditional design philosophy, Ed Selley investigates wh...

Michell Engineering GyroDec SE - £1,808

Michell Engineering GyroDec SE - £1,808

Full spring suspension and a competitive performance makes the Michell a strong contender

All-in-one Systems

Naim mu-so - £895

Naim mu-so - £895

David Price lives a life of style and sophistication with Naim's new mu-so compact hi-fi system

Yamaha CRX-N560D - £400

Yamaha CRX-N560D - £400

With comprehensive networking this micro system shows that good things can come in small packages, r...

McIntosh MXA70- £5,995

McIntosh MXA70- £5,995

Here's a small system with bags of charisma and retro charm, says David Price

JBL Authentic L16 - £900

JBL Authentic L16 - £900

Vintage style is very hip, but is this wireless speaker system from JBL bang on trend or a step too ...

Devialet Ensemble 120/GT1 SE - £6,290

Devialet Ensemble 120/GT1 SE - £6,290

From one of the most advanced hi-fi designers of our age comes an amp and speaker package to set the...

Pre/power amplifiers

Oppo HA-1  - £1,099

Oppo HA-1 - £1,099

Ostensibly, Oppo's new HA-1 is designed to partner its superb PM-1 headphones, but it's so much more...

Parasound ZCD/ZPRE2/ZAMP - £400/£400/£350

Parasound ZCD/ZPRE2/ZAMP - £400/£400/£350

Parasound has launched its new Z Custom Series audio units designed for the home. Neville Roberts ch...

Cambridge Audio Azur 851D - £1,000

Cambridge Audio Azur 851D - £1,000

For digital devotees who need every base covered, Cambridge Audio has its new 851D DAC/preamplifier....

Nytech Audio CP132/CPS102/CPA401 - £1,972

Nytech Audio CP132/CPS102/CPA401 - £1,972

Nytech is back with its new preamp/power supply/power amp combination. Lucky David Price is the firs...

Parasound Halo P5 - £999

Parasound Halo P5 - £999

In today's preamplifier world, you've got to be all things to all men - and Parasound's P5 attempts ...

Phono preamplifiers

Icon Audio PS3 MkII - £2,499

Icon Audio PS3 MkII - £2,499

When it comes to reviewing 'no expense spared' valve amplifiers, only one man's up to the job: Nevil...

Creek Wyndsor	Phono - £1,500

Creek Wyndsor Phono - £1,500

Creek has upped the ante with its first no compromise phono stage, Jason Kennedy puts the new Wyndso...

Primare R32 - £850

Primare R32 - £850

Primare's beautifully built, full-width phono stage is the perfect partner for serious vinyl systems...

Dynavector P-75 MkII - £595

Dynavector P-75 MkII - £595

Can a humble cartridge-maker craft the perfect phono stage? Dynavector's radical P-75 looks to invig...

Linn Uphorik - £1,850

Linn Uphorik - £1,850

In this exclusive review Jimmy Hughes looks at Linn's new 'universal' phono stage and discovers a mu...

Cables and Accessories

Focal Spirit Classic - £299

Focal Spirit Classic - £299

The Spirit Classic is a headphone with an effortless but musically arresting style that warrants you...

Bowers & Wilkins  P7 - £330

Bowers & Wilkins P7 - £330

The P7 is a very good headphone for those who want to enjoy their music in the home and on the move

Musical Fidelity M1 HPA - £400

Musical Fidelity M1 HPA - £400

Jimmy Hughes looks at the latest solution for audiophile-quality sound from headphones - Musical Fid...

Grado PS500 - £700

Grado PS500 - £700

Straight from Brooklyn, New York, comes the brand new Grado PS500 headphone. Richard Black lives the...

Isotek Evo 3 Solus -  £595

Isotek Evo 3 Solus - £595

Want clean mains to power your hi-fi ? IsoTek's range of passive mains conditioners promises you all...

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