Category: Amps/DACS

iFi Diablo Review: Is It Worth The Price?!

Updates: 2/28/21. Article posted. 4/14/21. Added some more films: Terminator, Terminator 2, Serpico, Dog Day Afternoon, Tin Cup. 4/18/21. Added Video. Big Shoutout to Lawrance and iFi Audio for sending this demo unit, and for their continued support!! These are all my own opinions. I’m not being paid to say anything positive or negative about

iFi Neo iDSD Amp/DAC Review – Is It Worth $700?!

Big shoutout to Lawrance and iFi for sending this unit and for their continued support of the blog and channel! I’m not being compensated for this review. Just giving my thoughts about the unit. 1,459-word post, approx 3-4 min. read Updates: 1/1/20. Article posted. 1/12/20. Article cleanup. What is the Neo iDSD, who is it

Topping E30/L30 Review – Just How Good Is It?

Part of a Topping Mini-Series Updates: 11/28/20. Article posted. 12/7/20. Added video. 1,288-word post, approx. 3 min. read For those interested, I did a more in-depth comparison to another stack: Topping E30/L30 vs. iFi Zen CAN Signature 6XX Now… Before we get started, check out Apos Audio. They are a great up and coming distributor

The Best Headphone Amp For Listening To Vinyl

3,437-word post, approx. 10 min. read Updates: 10/16/20. Article posted. 1/30/21. Article/link cleanup. Greetings comrade and Welcome aboard.. Stuart Charles here, HomeStudioBasics.com helping YOU make sound decisions, leading to a beautiful audio experience that will make you fall in love with music .. all over again, so.. Before we get started, all links to these

Creative SoundBlasterX G6 Amp/DAC Review

5,301-word post, approx. 16 min. read Updates: 5/2/20. Article Posted. 5/7/20. Added Video. 5/8/20. Added some photos and the SoundBlaster Connect Demo Video. 11/23/20. Added Fargo. 2/2/21. Article/link cleanup. Big shoutout to the folks over at Creative for sending this demo unit in exchange for a review/video. I am not sponsored by them; just giving

iFi’s hip-dac/amp review [+ DAC Shootout]

Big Shoutout to Lawrance and iFi Audio for sending this demo unit, and for their continued support!! Updates: 3/1/2020. Added Table. 2,601 word post, approx. 7-8 min. read Hey there friend, and Welcome aboard!! Let’s start by taking a look at a chart! iFi’s hip-dac Before we get into the iFi hip-dac review, grab a

CEntrance DACport HD Review [Most Revealing Portable?]

Shoutout to the friendly neighborhood reviewer In To It Reviews for lending me this demo unit! Updates. 12/11/19. 12/13/19. Article cleanup. 2/14/20. Added Shootout video with DragonFly Red, Cobalt, and Mojo. 1,621 word post, approx. 3 min. read Hey there friend, and Welcome aboard!! Before we get into the CEntrance DACport HD Review, grab a snack,

iFi Zen Blue Review [What Does It Do?]

Part of the iFi Zen Mini-Series!   Shout out to Lawrance and the folks over at iFi for their continued support in sending this demo unit! 2,000-word post, approx. 5 min. read Updates 11/26/19. Article cleanup. 12/4/19. Article cleanup. 12/7/19. Added Video Review. Hey there friend, and Welcome aboard!! Before we get into the iFi

iFi Zen Amp/DAC Review [New Standard?]

Part of the iFi Zen Mini-Series! Shout out to Lawrance and the folks over at iFi for their continued support in sending this demo unit! Updates: 11/13/19. Article cleanup. 11/25/19. Added Video Review. 11/26/19. Added Album List. 12/28/19. Added some Albums. 2,035-word post, approx. 4-5 min. read Hey there friend, and Welcome aboard!! Before we