RMAF 2013

RMAF 2013: JH Audio

In a case of absolutely brilliant positioning, the JH Audio booth at CanJam, sitting directly astride the entry, was easily one of the busiest destinations at RMAF — all weekend long. I passed this booth […]

RMAF 2013

RMAF 2013: Auralic

Auralic was tucked into a corner at CanJam, and I nearly missed the table. Glad I didn’t! The Gemini series is a new desktop-friendly DAC/can-amp combo that features “trickle-down” tech from the excellent Vega product […]

RMAF 2013

RMAF 2013: iFi Audio

Darren Censullo of Avatar Acoustics was showing off a whole suite of nifty widgets from budget-minded iFi Audio. He had the entire lineup, stacked, which made for a rather interesting presentation — but the sound […]

RMAF 2013

RMAF 2013: HiFi Man

HiFi Man HiFi Man had the awesomest corner at CanJam — it was totally like walking into a candy store. I’ll have one of those and one of those and one of those …. I […]

RMAF 2013

RMAF 2013: Odyssey

I covered the Odyssey Audio room for The Absolute Sound, so I won’t repeat here other than to say “I’m flabbergasted at how good this room sounded.” Full system, including cables, for $6,700. This is […]

RMAF 2013

RMAF 2013: Astell&Kern

Astell&Kern makes some damn fine “digital audio players”, aka DAPs. This is a weird little corner-case of a market niche, in a way, what with the dominance of Apple’s iDevices pretty much blotting out the […]