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Reviews of Portable Digital Audio Players for MP3, FLAC, ALAC, WAV, AIFF, including Android-based players.

Aster&Kern AK70

Astell&Kern AK70 Announced

The AK70 MKⅡ is the first player from the Korean company under $1000 that features dual DACs. With two Cirrus Logic CS4398 DACs for better left and right channel separation, […]

Sony NW-ZX300

Sony announces the new NW-ZX300 Walkman

Sony has announced the latest model of their Walkman lineup, the NW-ZX300. Featuring playback of files up to 384kHz/32bit PCM and 384kHz/32bit PCM, the player has both a standard 3.5mm socket, as […]

FiiO Releases Firmware 3.3.1 for X7

FiiO announced on their Facebook page today that they have released updated firmware for the X7 player: The following changes and improvements have been made to the FW3.3.1 compared to […]

The Bit Opus #3 Quick Review

If there is a country that has become famous for DAPs – portable Digital Audio Players, then it would be Korea. Iriver blew up the market starting with the AK100, […]

FiiO X7II announced

FiiO recently announced the latest version of their Android-based music player. The X7II is not only more attractive, clearly taking styling cues from Astell&Kern, but includes a number of improvements […]

FiiO X7 Review

FiiO’s announcement of the X7 II means that a lot of the original generation FiiO X7 will be easy to find for cheap. While a bit slow, the build quality […]

Soundaware M1

Soundaware M1 Esther

Danny from DITA Audio tipped me off that I should check out Soundaware’s products so I contacted them and they provided me with a D100PRO music server and the M1 […]