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12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £0.75 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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COMMENT
7 Incoming! Your views on all things audio
11 Munich High-End 2022 show report
88 Burmester Porsche Taycan Turbo Cross Turismo in-car entertainment system
92 Meet Your Dealer Criterion Audio

EQUIPMENT REVIEWS
27 Russell K. RED 120Se floorstanding loudspeaker
37 Karan Acoustics Master Reference PHONOa phono stage
45 Lowther Almira floorstanding loudspeaker
53 Jadis I70 integrated valve amplifier
61 Rogers Classic LS5/9 stand-mount loudspeaker
67 Mission 770 stand-mount loudspeaker
73 Nordost QNET audiophile network switch
79 Pathos In The Groove phono stage
84 IsoTek V5 Titan power conditioner

MUSIC
100 Music Interview The Style Council founding member, keyboard wizard Mick Talbot
104 Music Interview Singer-songwriting legend Gilbert O’Sullivan
111 Music Reviews Contemporary, classical and audiophile music

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110 Back issues
119 Advertiser index
120 Next Issue Find out what’s happening next time!
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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Well, over the (many) years as an Audiophile, I have read (many) Audiophile magazines...My first impressions of Hi-Fi+ came from reading a printed issue (unfortunately, landed to someone who should have sent it back to me but didn't), but that issue whetted my appetite, so I paid for the digital edition. Great reviews, of important products, well-written....very satisfied. Will re-activate my subscription when it expires (in two month's time). Thanks a lot! Reviewed 17 January 2021