Cables

Mojo Audio Lucent CFC and SE, and Fusion Audio Romance IC 2 Interconnects

February 10, 2016
Mojo Audio Lucent CFC and SE, and Fusion Audio Romance IC 2 Interconnects

Stereo Times has posted a review of the Mojo Audio Lucent CFC ($700) and SE ($1100), and Fusion Audio Romance IC 2 interconnects ($1600). His conclusions: “Which you may prefer is likely a function of what your system sounded like before inserting the cable, and your personal preferences. I felt the Mojo CFC were...
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Wywires Exogal Comet DAC Power Umbilical Cord

February 9, 2016
Wywires Exogal Comet DAC Power Umbilical Cord

Doug Schroeder has posted a review of the Wywires Exogal Comet DAC power umbilical cord ($199) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “I discussed in the review of the Comet how critical the USB cable from the file server was to the outcome. Similarly, the WyWires Exogal Umbilical improves the cleanness and refinement of an already...
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Wireworld Cable Technology Platinum Starlight 7 USB Cable

February 7, 2016
Wireworld Cable Technology Platinum Starlight 7 USB Cable

Steven Plaskin has posted a review of the Wireworld Cable Technology Platinum Starlight 7 USB cable ($700) at AudioStream. His conclusions: “David Salz and his associates have developed a superior USB cable that not only competes with the best USB cables I have heard, but can do some things better than all of the...
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Tellurium Q Black Diamond Cables

February 6, 2016
Tellurium Q Black Diamond Cables

Frank Hakopians has posted a review of the Tellurium Q Black Diamond cables (€1160-€4900) at 6moons. His conclusions: “Detail fetishism and extreme resolution fanatism are less catered to when Tellurium Q’s Black Diamond don’t exaggerate focus or dial up the bright spot lights. The finest of nuances are elegantly enfolded into the total picture...
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Verictum Demiurg Power Cord

February 5, 2016
Verictum Demiurg Power Cord

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the Verictum Demiurg poswer cord (~€8500) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “No doubt it is a representative of the top-high-end level and it matches the performance of my reference cables in many respects. Everything about it, including its packaging tells user that it is a luxury, top...
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KBL Sound Signature Series Himalaya Power Cord

February 1, 2016
KBL Sound Signature Series Himalaya Power Cord

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the KBL Sound Signature Series Himalaya power cord (~€4200) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “This Polish cable charms listener with something else – there is a slight emphasis in mid-bass and lower midrange area which focuses listener’s attention on a direct sound. The leading edge is a...
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Coincident Speaker Technology Extreme IC Interconnects, Extreme TRS Speaker Cables, and CST Power Cables

January 31, 2016
Coincident Speaker Technology Extreme IC Interconnects, Extreme TRS Speaker Cables, and CST Power Cables

Brett Rudolph has posted a review of the Coincident Speaker Technology Extreme IC interconnects ($450), Extreme TRS speaker cables ($1095), and CST power cables ($549) at Enjoy the Music. His conclusions: “Coincident Speaker Technology’s cables are definitely a player within their price range. They performed extremely well and certainly did not disappoint in their...
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Vermouth Audio Black Pearl Speaker Cable

January 30, 2016
Vermouth Audio Black Pearl Speaker Cable

WL Low has posted a review of the Vermouth Audio Black Pearl speaker cable ($1136) at av2day.com. His conclusions: “The Vermouth Black Pearl does somehow reminds me of the Skorgrand Markarian 421 which I reviewed a few years back and loved it to bits. Sadly for me, the price tag of the Skorgrand cables...
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JCAT Reference USB Cable

January 28, 2016
JCAT Reference USB Cable

Eric Teh has posted a review of the JCAT Reference USB cable (€499) at Stereo TImes. His conclusions: “The JCAT Reference rightfully deserves it’s “Reference” label. Having listened to a number of highly rated USB cables, this cable definitely belongs to the top-tier.” You can read the full review here.
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Audio Sensibility Impact SE Phono Cable

January 27, 2016
Audio Sensibility Impact SE Phono Cable

Norm Bronstein has posted a review of the Audio Sensibility Impact SE phono cable ($120) at Wall of Sound. His conclusions: “This is a lovingly hand-assembled, top-quality phonograph cable, selling for a price low enough to elude the attention of many, if not most analogphiles. I could go on and on, but the bottom...
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iFi Micro iUSB 3.0 and Gemini USB Cable

January 19, 2016
iFi Micro iUSB 3.0 and Gemini USB Cable

Andre Marc has posted a review of the iFi Micro iUSB 3.0 ($399) and Gemini USB ($189) cable at Audio Video Revolution. His conclusions: “iFI makes a lot of claims about the iUSB 3.0 USB solution and Gemini USB cable. My ears tell me all the engineering has paid off. Not only are the...
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B.M.C. Audio PureMedia, PureUSB1, and UltraDAC

January 18, 2016
B.M.C. Audio PureMedia, PureUSB1, and UltraDAC

John Grandberg has posted a review of the B.M.C. Audio PureMedia ($4590), PureUSB1 ($290), and UltraDAC ($3490) at Part-Time Audiophile. His conclusions: “I’ll be honest here. If you’re on a budget, scale down and go PureDAC with the PureUSB1 — at just a tad over $2k that’s a tough combo to beat. Focus on...
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ZenWave Cables and SurgeX ZenWave Edition Power Conditioner

January 17, 2016
ZenWave Cables and SurgeX ZenWave Edition Power Conditioner

Andre Marc has posted a review of the ZenWave cables ($325-$950) and SurgeX ZenWave Edition power conditioner ($950) at Audio Video Revolution. His conclusions: “I came away more than a bit impressed with ZenWave Audio after spending several months with their products. Their interconnects, speaker cables, and power cables are absolutely top shelf in...
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Anticables Level 6.2 Absolute Signature IC and Level 4.1 Reference Plus Xhadow IC Interconnects

January 15, 2016
Anticables Level 6.2 Absolute Signature IC and Level 4.1 Reference Plus Xhadow IC Interconnects

Martin Appel has posted a review of the Anticables Level 6.2 Absolute Signature ($) and Level 4.1 Reference Plus Xhadow IC ($) interconnects at Audiophilia. His conclusions: “The soundstage opened up with air and space. The separation of instruments in space was much more clearly expressed. The instruments came alive and ‘The Truth’ was...
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AudioQuest Victoria, Yosemite and Angel Mini-Jack Interconnects

January 12, 2016
AudioQuest Victoria, Yosemite and Angel Mini-Jack Interconnects

Christiaan Punter has posted a review of the AudioQuest Victoria, Yosemite and Angel mini jack interlink cables ($65-$525) at Hi-Fi Advice. His conclusions: “The Bridges & Falls series starts pretty good and quality gets better if you move up. If I should pick a winner of the bunch then I’d go for the Yosemite...
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Wireworld Platinum Starlight 7 USB Cable

January 10, 2016
Wireworld Platinum Starlight 7 USB Cable

Karl Sigman has posted a review of the Wireworld Platinum Starlight 7 USB cable ($700) at Audiophilia. His conclusions: “To me, this cable offers an expansive full-bodied natural sound and it is quick and quiet without any noticeable distortion. It is now my new reference cable and receives my highest recommendation.” You can read...
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Vybe Audio HP-1 Timbre Headphone Cable

October 28, 2015
Vybe Audio HP-1 Timbre Headphone Cable

Henry Wilkenson has posted a review of the Vybe Audio HP-1 Timbre headphone cable ($260) at Audiophilia. His conclusions: “Yet, at times I do prefer a softer, more gentle approach, repertoire dependent. But there is no doubt of the HP-1s classic forward leaning sound appealing to those wanting a walk on the wilder side....
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Cardas Audio Clear Beyond Power Cord

October 27, 2015
Cardas Audio Clear Beyond Power Cord

Dave Allison has posted a review of the Cardas Audio Clear Beyond power cord ($832) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “Finally, I should note that I bought the first Cardas Clear Beyond after hearing it at my dealer’s. A week later, I bought a second to use with my power amp. Don’t make the...
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Kubala-Sosna Research Realization USB Cable

October 22, 2015
Kubala-Sosna Research Realization USB Cable

Steven Plaskin has posted a review of the Kubala-Sosna Research LLC Realization USB cable ($3500) at AudioStream. His conclusions: “There is no question in my mind that the Kubala-Sosna Realization USB cable is the finest USB cable I have yet auditioned. No other USB cable I have heard matches the glorious midrange qualities of...
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Chord Company Sarum Super ARAY Cables

October 21, 2015
Chord Company Sarum Super ARAY Cables

Jason Kennedy has posted a review of the Chord Company Sarum Super ARAY cables (£550-£800) at The Ear. His conclusions: “It struck me that Sarum Super ARAY cables are a bit like Rega’s better products, they both turn sound into music. You can have a hugely detailed, three dimensional sound that fails to get...
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Hijiri HGP-RCA Million Interconnects

October 20, 2015
Hijiri HGP-RCA Million Interconnects

Marcin Olszewski has posted a review of the Hijiri HGP-RCA Million interconnects (~€2625) at Sound Rebels. His conclusions: “If you do not plan to spend 10.5 thousand zlotys (at minimum – for a one meter long pair) please do not come close to it. In any other case, people who search for uncompromised solutions...
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AntiCables Reference 3 Speaker Cables

October 17, 2015
AntiCables Reference 3 Speaker Cables

Martin Appel has posted a review of the AntiCables Reference 3 speaker cables ($270) at Audiophilia. His conclusions: “Speltz has created an enormous opportunity for budding audiophiles, as well as the more experienced, to improve their sound systems at a price that will delight. There are no better bargains in all of hi-end audio.”...
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Nordost Norse 2 Tyr 2 Speaker Cables, Interconnects, and Power Cords

October 16, 2015
Nordost Norse 2 Tyr 2 Speaker Cables, Interconnects, and Power Cords

Jason Thorpe has posted a review of the Nordost Norse 2 Tyr 2 speaker cables ($4799), interconnects ($2099), and power cords ($3199) at SoundStage! Ultra. His conclusions: “There’s no question in my mind that the Norse 2 Tyr 2s sound superb. Inserting them in an already great-sounding system previously lashed up with their little...
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Skogrand Cables SC Beethoven Speaker Cables

October 14, 2015
Skogrand Cables SC Beethoven Speaker Cables

Canada Hi-Fi has posted a review of the Skogrand Cables SC Beethoven speaker cables ($25,000). Their conclusions: “If you cannot afford these splendid speaker cables, my sincere advice is, don’t audition them, because every time you listen to your favourite tunes through any other speaker cable, you will be sure to feel a tinge...
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Synergistic Research Atmosphere Speaker Cables

October 9, 2015
Synergistic Research Atmosphere Speaker Cables

Mark Gusew has posted a review of the Synergistic Research Atmosphere speaker cables ($1350) at StereoNet. His conclusions: “Once you have heard the difference that these speaker cables can make to your system, you cannot un-hear it, or ignore the positive contribution that they make to a system. I was not prepared for the...
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