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Hi-Fi+ Magazine

12 issues per year Write Review From $1.75 per issue Hi-Fi+ is Europe’s premier English-language high-end audio magazine. Whether it’s the latest in digital audio technology or the best turntable you’ve ever heard, Hi-Fi+ magazine is the ultimate audiophile authority.

Our goal is clear; to seek out the finest audio components money can buy. Music is the soundtrack to all our lives and we think that the better that soundtrack, sounds the more enriched our lives can be. A good audio system can open up new avenues of music that might surprise you. We don’t differentiate; it could be a classic valve amplifier or a state-of-the-art music server – if it sounds good, we want to know and we want to tell you about it. The difference between good sound and great sound lies in the details… and we are obsessive about detail.

We aren’t constrained by measurement or bogged down in stuffy old paradigms. We are relevant and a little bit irreverent. Hi-Fi+ features some of the best writers in the business, all passionate about making music sound as good as it possibly can. We seek out the finest audio components – and the latest and greatest music – and aren’t afraid of finding the best, whatever the cost.

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Hi-Fi+  |  Issue 146  


COMMENT
4 INCOMING!
Your views on all things audio
8 BRISTOL SOUND & VISION
The 30th annual Bristol Show hits town
13 CANJAM NYC
Headphones meet the Big Apple
93 WHAT IS ROON?
Why you cannot live without this program!
99 MEET YOUR DEALER
GTT Audio & Video in New Jersey
102 MEET YOUR EXPERT
Stirling Trayle of Audio Systems Optimized

EQUIPMENT+
16 VERTERE ACOUSTICS MG-1, SG-1, PHONO-1 turntable, tonearm, and phono stage 22 WEISS MEDUS networked digital converter30 VPI PRIME SIGNATURE turntable and tonearm37 SME MODEL 15A
turntable and tonearm45 BENCHMARK MEDIA SYSTEMS DAC3 HGC digital to analogue converter51 McINTOSH MB50
wireless streaming audio player57 TRILOGY AUDIO SYSTEMS 906 phono stage65 JBL S3900 D
floorstanding loudspeaker71 RHA AUDIO DACAMP L1 portable DAC/headphone amplifier77 GAMUT AUDIO RS5i
floorstanding loudspeakers83 MOON AUDIO DRAGON INSPIRE IHA-1 headphone amplifier88 ZENSATI AUTHENTICA
interconnect cables, speaker cables, and power cords

MUSIC
108 CONTEMPORARY AND AUDIOPHILE MUSIC

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Hi-Fi+ is Europe’s premier English-language high-end audio magazine. Whether it’s the latest in digital audio technology or the best turntable you’ve ever heard, Hi-Fi+ magazine is the ultimate audiophile authority.

Our goal is clear; to seek out the finest audio components money can buy. Music is the soundtrack to all our lives and we think that the better that soundtrack, sounds the more enriched our lives can be. A good audio system can open up new avenues of music that might surprise you. We don’t differentiate; it could be a classic valve amplifier or a state-of-the-art music server – if it sounds good, we want to know and we want to tell you about it. The difference between good sound and great sound lies in the details… and we are obsessive about detail.

We aren’t constrained by measurement or bogged down in stuffy old paradigms. We are relevant and a little bit irreverent. Hi-Fi+ features some of the best writers in the business, all passionate about making music sound as good as it possibly can. We seek out the finest audio components – and the latest and greatest music – and aren’t afraid of finding the best, whatever the cost.
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Hi-Fi+

I would like you to include some articles related to acoustics and/or hi fi gear instlation tips Reviewed June 24, 2020
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Hi-Fi+

Can I put a request in for you to review Larsen speakers 8 + 9 Reviewed June 20, 2020
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Hi-Fi+

It's a well-written magazine but it's too high end for me. And I spend a LOT on AV equipment. Reviewed April 28, 2020
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Hi-Fi+

Great magazine! Reviewed April 28, 2020
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Hi-Fi+

Informative, interesting choice of review product Reviewed April 1, 2020