Network Player Reviews

Antipodes CX + EX Music Server and Renderer part 1/3 premium
There comes a time when a reviewer just lacks the superlatives to describe the latest experience and for me, this is it. This combination is, quite simply, the very best digital front end that I have heard.
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Antipodes CX + EX Music Server and Renderer part 2/3 premium
There comes a time when a reviewer just lacks the superlatives to describe the latest experience and for me, this is it. This combination is, quite simply, the very best digital front end that I have heard.
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Antipodes CX + EX Music Server and Renderer part 3/3 premium
This is the Side Notes section for the technically interested, with a review of the Antipodes-supplied Ethernet cable and info about running in and warming up.
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Antipodes DS Base Music Server premium
After having reviewed the costly Antipodes DX and proclaiming it my new reference, here is a product of the same manufacturer, but at the other end of the cost scale. At 1995 euro, it is far removed from the DX' lofty 6000+ price, but does it offer comparable sound quality? Read on to find out!
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Antipodes DX Music Server premium
Ones and zeros are not just ones and zeros and music servers are not all created equal
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Antipodes EX Music Server premium
With its ODAPS2 power supply, four separate shielded chambers, and user-installable storage, the relatively affordable EX server marks the start of a new Antipodes range.
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Bricasti M5 network player premium
The Perfect Roon Ready Streaming Endpoint.
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Bryston BDP-3 Digital Media Player premium
Easy to use, yet highly versatile digital music player.
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CH Precision C1 + A1 – Part 1 premium
The C1+A1 combination sounds ultra-transparent, clean and controlled but also smooth and fluid, and organic, wholly musical and absolutely convincing.
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CH Precision C1 + A1 – Part 2 premium
The C1+A1 combination sounds ultra-transparent, clean and controlled but also smooth and fluid, and organic, wholly musical and absolutely convincing.
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Devialet Expert 120 and 200 (part 1) premium
Devialet Expert 200 and 120 hybrid class A / class D integrated amplifiers compared directly.
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Devialet Expert 120 and 200 (part 2) premium
Devialet Expert 200 and 120 hybrid class A / class D integrated amplifiers compared directly.
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Devialet Firmware premium
Devialet Expert Firmware - newer versions add functionality, but also change the sound.
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EC Designs Mosaic T DAC premium
Non-conformistic, superbly unforced and natural sounding DAC.
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Euphony Buggy/Zotac premium
Futuristic looking highly versatile Music Server with class leading sound quality
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Linn Klimax DS Network Player premium
The Klimax DS/0 was the first high end music streamer.
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Linn Klimax DS/1 network player premium
The new Dynamik power supply and a newly designed circuitboard make sure that the Klimax DS stays on top.
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Linn majik network player premium
Since I will probably not review the Majik myself, it might be interesting for prospect buyers to read another owner's findings here.
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