Category: DAP & Source Reviews

Audio-Opus Opus #1 Review

Its Android but not as we know it.  The latest DAP (Digital Audio Player) from Korea, the Opus #1.  With a name like that its clearly got soemthing to live up to and if you are interested to see how it

Audio-Opus Opus #1 Quick Review

Audio-Opus Opus #1 Quick Review Thanks to Hifiheadphones for the loaner. Brief:  A touchscreen but with real buttons too. Price:  £449 or about US$515 when VAT’s removed and converted Specification:  DAC: Cirrus Logic CS4398 x 2EA Dual DAC, Processor: ARM

FiiO M3 Review

FiiO, it has been a very long time since I’ve had something new in from them but here they are and with the most deceptively small DAP ever. So the thing is tiny but is in any good? Well if

FiiO M3 Quick Review

FiiO M3 Quick Review Thanks to FiiO for the sample. Brief:  Itty bitty DAP. Price:  US$55 or £50 Specifications:  You name it, they list it.  See here for full details. Accessories:  A micro USB cable, a pair of earbuds

Honor 5X Review

The Honor 5X, sure its been out a little while but to date no one seems to have given a look at from a highly audio centric viewpoint.  With ever more people using their phones for music its about time,

Honor 5X Quick Review

Honor 5X Quick Review Thanks to Honor for the loaner. Brief:  An Honourable mid-ranger. Price:  £190 or US$200.  Three UK contracts start at £13 a month. (N.B. there is presently an extra £20 off available.) Specifications:  System: Android 5.1 +

Elephone P8000 Review

Elephone, you may not have heard of them but they are one of the names coming out of China that I predict will be big someday.   Not to give the review away but its a brand that specialises in

Elephone P8000 Quick Review

Elephone P8000 Quick Review Brief:  An elephantine phone from Elephone. Price:  US$188 or £135 Specifications:  Display: 5.5 inch IPS Screen, CPU: MTK6753 64bit Octa Core, 1.3GHz, System: Android 5.1, RAM + ROM: 3GB RAM + 16GB ROM, Camera: 5.0MP front

Zorloo ZuperDAC Review

Zorloo ZuperDAC Review TLDR?  Try here Thanks to Zorloo for the sample. First impressions:  Ooooh itty bitty box.  I know the DAC is small so presumably there’s not much else in there.  Ah I was right.  Just the DAC

Zorloo ZuperDAC Quick Review

Zorloo ZuperDAC Quick Review Thanks to Zorloo for the sample. Brief:  Itty bity party time. Price:  US$79 or about £52 shipped anywhere in the world. Specifications:  AudoDAC ES9018K2M, Amplifier ES9601, USB Audio Class 2, Max Sampling Freq 192kHz, Max Bit