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Parasound Zdac 192kHz Digital-to-Analog Converter

Parasound Zdac 192kHz Digital-to-Analog Converter

By Terry London

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

Parasound's Zdac adds to the company's offerings. HomeTheaterReview.com writer Terry London spends some time with the digital-to-analog converter to hear exactly what it is capable of. Read More

 
PlayGo USB Wireless USB DAC Reviewed

PlayGo USB Wireless USB DAC Reviewed

By Brian Kahn

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Digital audio has created the need for digital to analog converters. Wireless audio can make this more difficult. HomeTheaterReview.com writer Brian Kahn takes a look at a possible solution in the PlayGo USB Wireless DAC. Read More

 
Meridian Explorer USB DAC Reviewed

Meridian Explorer USB DAC Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Meridian Audio is widely seen as a luxury A/V brand. So the company's decision to make the Explorer USB DAC is somewhat surprising. Andrew Robinson takes the Explorer for a spin to see what it has to offer. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's Best of 2012 Awards

Home Theater Review's Best of 2012 Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

It's that time of year again. The Home Theater Review staff has looked over all of the year's impressive offerings - of which there were many - and narrowed it down to what they believe to be the best of 2012. Read More

 
Wyred 4 Sound DAC-2 Digital to Analog Converter Reviewed

Wyred 4 Sound DAC-2 Digital to Analog Converter Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

The Wyred 4 Sound DAC-2 digital to analog convertor more than impressed Home Theater Review editor Andrew Robinson when he reviewed it, and he put it through some rather extensive testing. Read about why the DAC-2 impressed him so much. Read More

 
North Star Design USB dac32 Reviewed

North Star Design USB dac32 Reviewed

By Terry London

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

If you are in the market for a digital to analog convertor and don't want to break the bank, you should look into the North Star Design dac32, at least according to the performance Terry London encountered during his review. Read More

 
Benchmark DAC 1 PRE Reviewed (USB DAC)

Benchmark DAC 1 PRE Reviewed (USB DAC)

By Dr. Ken Taraszka

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

With the DAC1 PRE Benchmark has established exactly what their name implies - a standard of performance to which other USB DACs are compared. The DAC1's feature set makes it perfect in a high-end desktop or serious room-sized computer-based music system. Read More

 
Wadia 151 PowerDAC Amp/DAC Reviewed

Wadia 151 PowerDAC Amp/DAC Reviewed

By Dr. Ken Taraszka

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Wadia's latest digital powerhouse combines a DAC with a power amp for a complete solution for anyone who wants not merely good, but great sound at their computer desktop. With USB, coaxial, and Toslink digital inputs the Wadia 151 PowerDAC is ready for any and digital sources up to 192/24. Read More

 
Micromega Airstream WM-10 Wireless DAC Reviewed

Micromega Airstream WM-10 Wireless DAC Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

A wireless music server that uses the 802.11N protocol and supports AIFF, WAV, ALAC, MP3, and WMA files. Using Micromega's Airstream technology, which is essentially Apple's Airtunes, you can play anything in your computer's library anywhere in your home via the WM-10. Read More

 
Benchmark DAC 1 HDR Reviewed

Benchmark DAC 1 HDR Reviewed

By Dr. Ken Taraszka

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

The aptly named Benchmark DAC 1 HDR has the well-earned reputation as "the one to beat" even among far pricier DACS. This $1,895 wonder is smaller than a shoebox yet has all the functionality of a DAC and a preamp, making it an ideal candidate for any superior high-end desktop or computer-based system. Read More