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Hi-Fi+ Magazine Hi-Fi+ Issue 180 Back Issue

View Reviews   |   Write Review Only £3.99 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
5 INCOMING!
Your views on all things audio
8 2019 TOKYO INTERNATIONAL AUDIO SHOW
The fast-growing show at the heart of Japan

EQUIPMENT+
15 AURALiC SIRIUS G2
universal upsampling processor
23 KRELL K-300i
integrated amplifier
31 MARK LEVINSON No. 515
turntable, arm and cartridge
39 TRIANGLE BOREA BR03
stand-mount loudspeakers
45 THORENS TD 1601
semi-automatic turntable
53 ZESTO AUDIO ANDROS 1.2
phonostage preamplifier
59 NORMA IPA-70B
integrated amplifier
65 GOLD NOTE IS-1000 DELUXE
integrated amplifier
71 ETYMOTIC ER2SE/ER2XR
in-ear monitors
77 NORDOST VALHALLA 2 PHONO CABLE +
dedicated phono cable
83 CRITICAL MASS SYSTEMS QXK
equipment support system
87 KLH ULTIMATE ONE
open-back headphones
91 ALLNIC AUDIO ZL-5000
power cord

MUSIC
100 JERRY LEGER
Canadian singer-songwriter, record collector, Dylan fan!
105 CONTEMPORARY, CLASSICAL 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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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
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Excellent magazine, well written articles, technically accurate, informative and entertaining. Reviewed 17 January 2021
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Love the magazine for its well written reviews of equipment and music. Reviewed 28 September 2020
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always excellent Reviewed 02 September 2020
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Hi-Fi+

For me, HiFi + is the benchmark magazine for UK AND international high-fidelity.

A must-see magazine.
Reviewed 15 August 2020