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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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HIFI+ ISSUE 129 Contents

COMMENT
4 INCOMING!
Your views on all things audio
8 NAS/HEADZONE 2015
The Whittlebury Hall show for hi-fi and headphones
16 A SNUGS FIT
Laser-guided custom moulds for your ears

EQUIPMENT +
24 DCS ROSSINI
digital audio player and master clock
32 MOON 780D
network-enabled digital converter
38 WADIA 321
digital to analogue converter
44 QUESTYLE QP1R
hi-res portable digital audio player
53 MERGING NADAC
network-enabled digital converter
61 LOTOO PAW GOLD
hi-res portable digital audio player
69 BENCHMARK AUDIO DAC2 HGC
digital to analogue converter
75 KOG AUDIO SYSTEM
Melco N1Z
Exogal Comet
Vitus SIA-025
Estelon XC
83 TAD COMPACT EVOLUTION 1
standmount loudspeaker
89 KUZMA RD
ultrasonic record cleaning kit
95 TRILOGY AUDIO SYSTEMS 925
hybrid integrated amplifier
101 AUDION BLACK SHADOW 2
mono valve power amps
107 SIGNALS PROJECT LYNX
interconnect cables

MUSIC
114 CONTEMPORARY, AUDIOPHILE, AND CLASSICAL MUSIC
120 CLASSIC ALBUMS
Gilbert & Sullivan,
The Pirates of Penzance
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88 COMPETITION!
Win! Russell K’s Red 100 loudpseakers!
93 COMPETITION!
Mad Scientist’s new cables must be won!!
108 SUBSCRIPTIONS
110 ADVERTISER INDEX
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.