Steven Stone's Associated Equipment

Steven Stone's Associated Equipment

Steven-Stone-head-shot.jpgSteven Stone is the editor of He is a long-time audiophile and home theater writer, as well as a musician and recording engineer. In the past, Steven has written for print magazines including Stereophile and Spin. Today, in addition to his regular blog posts to, Steven Stone writes for online and The Absolute Sound in print. Steven is a collector of fine musical instruments and owns an extensive audiophile system that includes the following equipment:

Digital Source Devices:
• Apple Mac Pro late 2013 GHz computer with 16 GB of memory with OS 10.13.1, running iTunes 12.7.14 and Amarra 4 music playing software, Pure Music 3.09c music playing software, Audirana+ music playing software, Roon, and Tidal.
• Muzo player
• Sonos Connect
• Sony Hap Z-1ES
• Mac Mini
• Oppo BDP-95

• PS Audio DSD Jr
• Mytek Brooklyn
• Mytek Manhattan II
• April Music Eximus DP-1
• Sim Moon 230 HD
• Audeze Deckard

Analog Source Devices:
• VPI TNT III with Graham 2.1 Tonearm and various cartridges on wands
• VPI HW-19 with Souther TQ-1 tonearm and Denon/VandDenHul 103 cart

• Tortuga Audio LDRx passive preamplifier
• Morrison E.L.A.D. active preamplifier
• Parasound P-7 active preamplifier
• Michael Yee Phono Preamp
• John Curl Vendetta 2B phono preamp

• Pass Labs 150.8
• Bel Canto REF 600M mono blocks
• April Music Eximus S-1 mono blocks
• Accuphase P-300 power amplifier
• Perreaux E110 amplifier

• Spatial M3 Turbo SE
• Spatial X-2
• Audience 1+1
• Role Audio Kayak
• AV123/Skiing Ninja X-Statik and Voce center speaker
• Velodyne DD+ 10 subwoofer
• JL Acoustics F112 subwoofers

Cables and Accessories:
• Wireworld Eclipse 7 cable
• Wireworld Silver Starlight USB cable
• Kimber CCAG silver cable
• PS Audio Quintet
• PS Audio Powe Plant Premier
• Audience AU24SX cable
• AudioQuest Colorado interconnect
• Cardas Clear interconnect

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