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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+  |  Issue 147  


4 INCOMING!
Your views on all things audio

8 HEADROOM SHOW 2017
Headphone rock up in a top London studio

84 VERTERE COMPETITION!
£2,500 worth of Vertere cables must be won!

95 MEET YOUR MAKER
Aluminium speaker experts YG Acoustics

101 MEET YOUR DEALER
Sonata Hi-Fi in North-West London

107 CHASING THE DRAGON
Recording ‘Espania!’ in hi-res and binaural!


EQUIPMENT+
14 GRYPHON AUDIO DIABLO 120
GRYPHON AUDIO MOJO S
integrated amplifier and standmount loudspeaker system

24 LINN PRODUCTS KLIMAX DS
LINN PRODUCTS KLIMAX 350
networked digital controller and floorstanding loudspeaker system

33 MARK LEVINSON No. 585
VIENNA ACOUSTICS LISZT
CHORD COMPANY SARUM T
integrated amplifier, floorstanding loudspeaker system with cable loom

43 HEGEL AUDIO SYSTEMS MOHICAN
HEGEL AUDIO SYSTEMS H80
CHARTWELL LS6
CD player, integrated amplifier, and standmount loudspeaker system

53 MERCEDES-BENZ APARTMENTS
complete Burmester audio system

61 MAGICO S1 MKII
floorstanding loudspeakers
67 1MORE QUAD-DRIVER
in-ear headphones

73 LEEMA ACOUSTICS TUCANA II ANNIVERSARY
integrated amplifier

79 MRSPEAKERS ÆON
planar magnetic headphones

85 NORDOST QKORE1, QKORE3, QKORE6
parallel grounding units

89 AUDIOPLAN POWERSTAR SIII, FINEFILTER S, POWERPLANT 100S
power distribution block, power line filter, power transformer

MUSIC
116 CONTEMPORARY 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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Hi-Fi+

This is a very informative journal Reviewed 05 August 2020
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Hi-Fi+

I would like you to include some articles related to acoustics and/or hi fi gear instlation tips Reviewed 24 June 2020
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Hi-Fi+

Can I put a request in for you to review Larsen speakers 8 + 9 Reviewed 20 June 2020
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Hi-Fi+

It's a well-written magazine but it's too high end for me. And I spend a LOT on AV equipment. Reviewed 28 April 2020
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Hi-Fi+

Great magazine! Reviewed 28 April 2020