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12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £1.25 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. .. read more

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.  read less
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COMMENT
7 Incoming! Your views on all things audio
81 Meet Your Maker Anssi Hyvönen, Amphion Loudspeakers
89 Meet Your Maker Pete Ogley, Pure Radio

EQUIPMENT REVIEWS
10 Audiovector QR 7 floorstanding loudspeaker
17 Vivid Giya G1 Spirit floorstanding loudspeaker
25 EgglestonWorks Emma Evo floorstanding loudspeaker
33 Lindemann Musicbook Combo streaming integrated amplifier
39 Gold Note DS-10 Evo streamer/DAC
45 Vermeer Audio Model THREE D streamer/DAC
51 Connected Fidelity AC-2K Reference balanced mains supply
57 Silent Angel Bonn N8 Pro network switch
63 Shunyata Research Omega XC power cord
67 Burson Audio Timekeeper 3X GT monoblock Class A/B amplifiers
73 Black Ravioli Record Ground LP grounding device
77 Edifier Stax Spirit S3 Bluetooth headphon

MUSIC
98 A Beginner’s Guide to. .. read more .. Folktronica Mixing folk with electronica should be a marriage made in Hell... but it often works brilliantly!
105 P.P Arnold 1960s soul star pulls no punches in her new autobiography
112 The House of Love 1980s indie legends on their new box set
119 Music Reviews Contemporary, classical and audiophile music

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103 Competition Russell K. RED 50 loudspeakers worth £1,750 must be won!
118 Back issues
127 Advertiser index
128 Next Issue Find out what’s happening next time!  read less
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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