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Hi-Fi+ Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $1.42 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
- INCOMING! Your letters and email
- NEWS High-end happenings
- ALAN SIRCOM Music Matters

FEATURE
- VINTAGE 2011 The Best of British... played on the Best of British
- TOP 10 European amplifiers... ever

MUSIC
- CONTEMPORARY AUDIOPHILE AND CLASSICAL MUSIC
- EVERY HOME SHOULD HAVE ONE Pink Floyd – Dark Side of the Moon

EQUIPMENT
- KAISER KAWERO! VIVACE Floorstanding loudspeaker
- CLEARAUDIO INNOVATION Turntable
- CONRAD-JOHNSON ET5 Line-level valve preamplifier
- AUDIO RESEARCH DAC 8 Digital to analogue converter
- PSI AUDIO A-215-M Active loudspeaker system
- CARY AUDIO CD 303T CD/SACD player
- AUDIOLAB 8200 CDQ CD/DAC preamplifier hub
- VIENNA MOZART CONCERT GRAND SE Floorstanding loudspeaker
- MAGNEPLANAR MG1.7 Floorstanding panel loudspeaker
- EDWARDS AUDIO MC3/PSU3 Phono stage
- AUDIO SMÖRGÅSBORD HRT Streamer II+ (revised), Berning; ZOTL-Pre One/ZH-230 revisited, Avid; SCT Black and ASC cables, Fono; Acustica Armonico cables

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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+

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 Sunday, January 17, 2021
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Hi-Fi+

Excellent magazine, well written articles, technically accurate, informative and entertaining. Reviewed Sunday, January 17, 2021
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Hi-Fi+

Love the magazine for its well written reviews of equipment and music. Reviewed Monday, September 28, 2020
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Hi-Fi+

always excellent Reviewed Wednesday, September 2, 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 Saturday, August 15, 2020