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Hi-Fi+ Magazine

12 issues per year 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.

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+  |  HiFi+ 121  


4 INCOMING! Your views on all things audio
8 THE HEADROOM SHOW A new in-head event in London
90 MEET YOUR MAKER Graham Audio

EQUIPMENT
14 BURMESTER AUDIO 151 network music player
20 TRIANGLE ESPRIT COMÉTE EZ  standmount loudspeaker
26 KRELL VANGUARD floorstanding loudspeaker
32 ZANDEN MODEL 120 phono stage
37 CLEARAUDIO PERFORMANCE DC turntable, arm, and cartridge
45 ALLNIC AUT-2000 step-up transformer
53 HiFiMAN HE-400i  planar magnetic headphones
61 PENAUDIO SARA S floorstanding loudspeaker
67 AUDIOQUEST EARTH, CASTLE ROCK, AND NRG-4 interconnects, loudspeaker cables, and power cords
73 HEGEL HD12 digital to analogue converter
79 VERTEX AQ PICO grounding blocks
87 SLIC ECLIPSE C  interconnect cables
89 OBRAVO HAMT-1  headphones (slight return)

MUSIC
98 CONTEMPORARY,AUDIOPHILE, AND CLASSICAL MUSIC
104 CLASSIC ALBUMS Robert Wyatt, Rock Bottom

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43 COMPETITION! RUSSELL K RED 100 LOUDSPEAKERS WORTH £1,700 MUST BE WON!!
48 SUBSCRIPTIONS
50 ISOTEK SYSTEM ENHANCER OFFER
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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   Works fine for me Reviewed 24 November 2012
I'm running I C S on a Galaxy Tab2 and this ap runs without any problems. It's useful for seeing whats in the current issue for those who don't have a subscription. I'd like to see a bit more of the content in the preview and less adds.