It’s that time of year again folks… when hi-fi’s greatest hitters from around the globe flock to the world’s largest audio exhibition. Yes music lovers, High End Munich 2018 is almost upon us. So, just before I get packing, here are some of the highlights I’ll be heading for.
Portable audio experts ADL (Alpha Design Labs, sister brand of Japanese Furutech) previously created a small revolution with the GT40, an extraordinarily handy little gadget that quickly became known as ‘the Swiss Army knife of audio components’ and picked up a raft of awards. Now, the new ADL Stratos is set to raise the bar even higher with more features and further enhanced performance.
It’s that time of year again. No, not Christmas, but a feast of dreams nonetheless! Every December, Hi-Fi News & Record Review publishes its much-anticipated Yearbook, highlighting the year’s most desired, delectable and memorable audio goodies from around the globe.
This year’s bumper 172-page issue includes among its treats DS Audio’s DS-W1 optical phono cartridge, ADL’s H128 headphone and Gamut’s D3i/M250i pre and mono power amps. Continue reading Hi-Fi News Yearbook: ADL, DS Audio & Gamut among ‘ultimate’ hi-fi of 2015
ADL (Alpha Design Labs), sister brand of Tokyo-based Furutech, unveils its second headphone, taking the smoothness and balance of the existing H118 and adding vividly increased dynamics. Continue reading ADL reveals the H128 headphone: signature smoothness with added ‘punch’
The award-winning GT40 was hailed as a jack-of-all-trades and a master of several. Could the new enhanced GT40α (Alpha) be an even more impressive little box of tricks? Continue reading ADL’s award-winning GT40 ‘DAC with a difference’ receives an ‘alpha’ upgrade
Now on sale, this year’s Hi-Fi News & Record Review Yearbook celebrates “the hardware that turned our heads and the music that stirred our souls throughout 2014”.
Continue reading David Denyer PR clients feature in Hi-Fi News Best of 2014
Tokyo-based ADL by Furutech bagged an armful of awards for the excellent X1 portable USB DAC/headphone amplifier, including ‘HiFi News Outstanding Product’. Now a new sister product, the A1, brings all of the benefits of the X1 to the Android user, and with DSD capability.
Continue reading ADL follow award-winning X1 portable USB DAC/headphone amp with new A1 for Android devices
A truly great earphone design does more than deliver accurate musical reproduction. Continue reading ADL launch EH-008 dual dynamic driver earphones
Headphone listening is an intimate and highly personal musical experience. To enjoy the best results, most enthusiasts favour a dedicated headphone amplifier married with a good pair of headphones – the amplifier being as important as the headphones in determining the quality of sound. Continue reading ADL launches X1 portable USB DAC/headphone amplifier
High quality headphones are a must in the current age of personal and portable electronics, but all too often they are supplied with inferior, throwaway cables. Headphone listening is an intimate experience and enthusiasts rightly seek better sound. Continue reading ADL launches iHP-35 audiophile headphone cables