The TC35i is one of the most compact and economical options that nails the fundamentals of a good portable source.
Pros – Excellent driving power, Outstanding soundstage width, Optical output, Wide file support, Low output impedance and black noise floor … Continue Reading NuPrime Audio Hi-mDAC Review – More Than Portable
Pros – Excellent value overall, Coherent presentation with clean transients, Resolving midrange Cons – Slightly woolly bass, Resolution isn’t the … Continue Reading Earmen Donald DAC Review – No Quack
Pros – Excellent value, High-quality build and connectors, Dynamic and refined sound with great driving power, Black background, Low output … Continue Reading Cozoy Takt-C Review – Genie
Pros Desktop power in a pocketable format, able to drive demanding cans with ease Fully-balanced topology Aptx Bluetooth a nice … Continue Reading The iFi audio xCAN: A Pocketful Of Dynamite.
Pros – Form-factor + build-quality Range of connectivity + file compatibility options Power and transparency Excellent Bluetooth sound Cons – … Continue Reading iFi Audio xDSD review: A real ‘Swiss-Army’ trans-portable DAC/amp.
Pros – Awesome design and build quality, Very clean sound, Nice soundstage expansion Cons – Very high output impedance (measured … Continue Reading dB MAGIX AC3-C Review – Prodigal Son
Pros – Solid build, Clean Bluetooth implementation, Refined sound Cons – Slightly more laid-back high-end, Design isn’t especially sleek Verdict … Continue Reading Fiio Q5 Review – A New Challenger
Pros – Low-noise floor for BT, Low output impedance, Good battery life Cons – Limited driver power, Subpar wireless range … Continue Reading Fiio BTR1 Review – No Headphone Jack? No Worries
Introduction – Cozoy are quite the romantics, fusing sharp, daring styling with analogue tuning. They’ve always been a bit unorthodox … Continue Reading Cozoy Takt Pro Review – Minute but Mighty
Introduction – Fiio have transcended a lot of other Chinese manufacturers not only through their wide range of products but … Continue Reading Fiio Q1 MKII Review – Balance and Harmony
Introduction – The Fiio i1 met nothing but a tough reception upon release with many marking it as redundant being … Continue Reading Fiio i1 Review – Minute but Mighty
Introduction – Like Xiaomi, Oppo leverage their smartphone mass manufacturing prowess to produce interesting takes on conventional technologies. The AMP/DAC market … Continue Reading Oppo HA-2 Review – Composed Looks Meet Refined Sound
Introduction – The e17k is technically a higher model than the Q1 but it is also older.It actually uses the same … Continue Reading Fiio e17K Review – Big Features, Bold Sound
Introduction – The Fiio Q1 is an entry level amp/dac, currently the cheapest in Fiio`s portable DAC lineup. It retails … Continue Reading Fiio Q1 – Impressive Performance, Entry Level Price