Category: Hi-Fi Systems Reviews

Lepai LP-808 Mini-Amplifier

Specifications: R.M.S: 15wpc x2 Channel: 2-channel Power supply: DC 12V 2A Size: 140 x 95 x 40mm (5.5 x 3.7 x 1.6 inch) Price: $24.95 There are times when all audio fans need a secondary amplifier to temporarily play music, but the thought of dragging a big old piece of gear is the last thing
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Fritz Grove Loudspeakers

Some trees grow in a jungle, some grow in a forest, and in California, where Fritz lives, the larger more majestic trees (the Giant Sequoia and the Redwood) grow in groves. All speakers in the Fritz lineup are hand-built in the US using high-quality drivers; the prices range from just under a grand per pair
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Audioengine D1 USB DAC

How quickly do things change? Just a couple of years ago a headphone enthusiast could count the number of headphone DACs in a handful of seconds. Now, in the early months of 2012 the list is significantly larger and growing with each passing day. Specifications: DAC type: Dual Mode USB and Optical (SPDIF) Inputs: USB/Optical
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Musiland Monitor 01 US / USB DAC

Budget USB-powered outboard DAC’s seem to be coming all the rage. At a recent meeting with a client at a coffee shop in a rather bohemian-style section of Portland, Oregon I counted four people using such devices. Even before then I would spot one among all the customers using smart phones for personal music. The
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