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Mass test – Six tube amps – Live Stream replay

Live Tests are fun. And very instructive. For example, you learn which combinations work well and which differences you can and should expect when you change an amplifier. In this test of six tube amps the differences are – as expected – quite audible. But you as a viewer can easily see and hear that […]

Kudos Loudspeaker

Live Stream multitest – Paradigm Persona B, Kudos Audio 805, Focal Sopra No1

Next Friday – April 24th 2020, 10:00 CET – we are going to do another live test. A trio test. The Focal Sopra No1 versus the Paradigm Persona B versus the Kudos 505. Three Titans. For powering them, we use our trusty reference system.

Live Stream Replay – Multitest Power Conditioners

This friday morning we tested four power filters: the Niagara 3000, the Shunyata Delta 6, the Torus Power TOT Max and as a baseline the Kemp Powerstrip 8 Plus. During the review we set up our microphones again, so you can listen in. Grab your headphones and watch this live stream (again) if you like. 

Multitest d/a converters – 1500 – 2500 euro

Are you looking for the best DAC (d/a converter) in the price range from 1500 euro to 2500 euro? That’s great! Because we’ve put ten beauties side by side. And we tested it live on camera for you. You were able to follow this stream on 15 February 2020. But if you missed it: here […]

Replay – Live Stream DAC test

On February 15, 2020 we have had ten guests in the listening room: ten dacs to be exact. To have some extra fun, we tested them live on camera for you. So you were able to listen in and see how we work. It was a beautiful day. Not only is it very nice to […]


Klipsch and McLaren F1 join forces in design

Klipsch Audio and McLaren F1 are once again taking place at the business table. This has led to some special in- and over ears. For the real fanatics, say.

Multitest bookshelfs

Multitest budget monitor loudspeakers – 360 – 650 euros

Bookshelfs – or monitors – do not have a real low end.  And cheap speakers don’t sound good by definition. Isn’t that right? Well, uh… …in the old days, maybe. But is that still true? We would like to know what the state of affairs is in the entry segment. Say up to about 600 […]

Kinky Studio EX-M1

Review Kinki Studio EX-M1+

Kinki Studio plays it clever game in our opinion. The name of the company is striking, the looks of the products are special and the price is competitive. Apart from that, the EX-M1+ is a beautifully built amplifier with an excellent reproduction. It is a puristic amplifier that makes the rest of your set shine like only the very best can. The Kinki Studio EX-M1 is a discovery and an absolute must see!

Keces E40

Review Keces E40 integrated amplifier

Ok, we may be exaggerating a bit, but we are convinced that a device like the Keces E40 – supplied by Kemp Elektronics – can be the beginning of a new, special hobby.


Review KEF CI4100QL THX in-wall speaker

Are you looking for a compact, well priced built-in speaker? KEF has an interesting option with the 4100QL THX. This built-in speaker sounds pleasant overall. No sharpness, good resolving power and a nice vocal area. Do know that you need a subwoofer for a full experience.