Cables

Furutech NanoFlux Power Cord

April 15, 2015
Furutech NanoFlux Power Cord

Marcin Olszewski has posted a review of the Furutech NanoFlux power cord (~€3750) at Sound Rebels. His conclusions: “It is real dynamite, which not only releases the whole energy hidden in the reproduced material, but allows also the electronics work with 100% efficiency. This cable does not enhance anything, does not favor anything or...
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Tripoint Thor SE Grounding Cable

April 13, 2015
Tripoint Thor SE Grounding Cable

Norm Luttbeg has posted a review of the Tripoint Thor SE Grounding Cable ($5500) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “I must say that I have had probably eight people visit me to hear my system. With some I removed the connections to the components and disconnected the Troy Signature from the wall outlet, in...
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AudioQuest Earth, Castle Rock, and NRG‑4 Cables

April 12, 2015
AudioQuest Earth, Castle Rock, and NRG‑4 Cables

Nicholas Ripley has posted a review of the AudioQuest Earth, Castle Rock, and NRG‑4 cables at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “I’m extremely taken with this AudioQuest cable system. Both as individual cables and as a loom, they have a common aim of producing an impressive sound, but without the brightness and etched qualities commonly associated...
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Stage III Leviathan Power Cord

April 10, 2015
Stage III Leviathan Power Cord

Marshall Nack has posted a review of the Stage III Leviathan power cord ($14,500) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “Stage III Concepts has done it again. The critical acclaim and consumer acceptance of the Kraken model provided the needed incentive to venture forth where few wire manufacturers dare to tread. The result is a...
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Kimber Kable KS 6000 Series Interconnects and Loudspeaker Cables

April 9, 2015
Kimber Kable KS 6000 Series Interconnects and Loudspeaker Cables

Neil Gader has posted a review of the Kimber Kable KS 6000 Series interconnects ($3300) and loudspeaker cables ($23,880) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “By any benchmark that I’m aware of Kimber Select Series 6000 is as sonically breathtaking as is its price tag. For the life of me I can’t think of...
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Nordost Valhalla 2 Interconnects, Speaker Cables, and Power Cords

April 9, 2015
Nordost  Valhalla 2 Interconnects, Speaker Cables, and Power Cords

Danny Kaey has posted a review of the Valhalla 2 interconnects ($7600), speaker cables ($11,850), and power cords ($5000) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “It seems that the half-decade long march toward a new Norse and Valhalla line has paid off in spades. Yes, V2 is expensive. It can cost a literal small fortune...
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Verastarr Grand Illusion 2 Interconnects, Speaker Cables, and Power Cords

April 4, 2015
Verastarr Grand Illusion 2 Interconnects, Speaker Cables, and Power Cords

Greg Petan has posted a review of the Verastarr Grand Illusion 2 interconnects ($1599), speaker cables ($2499), and power cords ($1799) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “Looking to purchase new reference wire, recently I had a feeling the new designs would be impressive, especially for the price. Boy did I underestimate what would be coming...
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Skogrand SC Beethoven Speaker Cables

March 19, 2015
Skogrand SC Beethoven Speaker Cables

Peter Stanton-Ife has posted a review of the Skogrand SC Beethoven speaker cables (£20,000) at Hi-Fi Pig. His conclusions: “In my opinion, the Skogrand SC Beethoven cables excel at allowing a good system to reproduce music in what appears to be an authentic sonic manner – it comes as close as I’ve heard to...
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JCAT Reference USB Cable

March 18, 2015
JCAT Reference USB Cable

Steven Plaskin JCAT Reference USB cable ($) at AudioStream. His conclusions: “It should be quite obvious to all that I consider the JCAT Reference USB cable to be a top performer. The cable is among the most neutral sounding USB cables I have yet experienced with all facets of its performance being top drawer....
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Inex Innovation Generation III Photonic Interconnects and 3D Creator Power Cords

March 17, 2015
Inex Innovation Generation III Photonic Interconnects and 3D Creator Power Cords

Michael Wechsberg has posted a review of the inex innovation Generation III Photonic Interconnects and 3D Creator AC Power Cords inex innovation Generation III Photonic interconnects ($988-$2000) and 3D Creator power cords ($600-$1200) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “It is a revelation to hear the sound of your components without the detrimental effects imposed...
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Silnote Audio Cables

March 17, 2015
Silnote Audio Cables

Doug Schroeder has posted a review of the Silnote Audio cables ($495-$2400) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “This is not to say there was no shifting of emphasis, as the Morpheus interconnects and Poseidon GL Power Cable allowed more sibilance, less resolution and more gapping between instrumentation. As I worked my way up the line...
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Audio Sensibility Statement SE Analog Interconnect

March 15, 2015
Audio Sensibility Statement SE Analog Interconnect

Tim Smith has posted a review of the Audio Sensibility Statement SE analog interconnect ($329 CAD) at Wall of Sound. His conclusions: “Well, this Audio Sensibility cable is much better than the Kimber PBJ that I have been enjoying for many years (and will continue to enjoy). The Audio Sensibility Statement SE interconnect is...
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Audiocadabra Optimus Series Cables

March 12, 2015
Audiocadabra Optimus Series Cables

Maurice Jeffries has posted a review of the Audiocadabra Optimus series cables ($79-$189) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “Competition-wise, something like Kimber Kable’s PBJ interconnects employ a similar braided construction geometry, offer a cohesive and balanced sound, and comparable price and build quality. Perhaps more importantly, in my system, the Optimus speaker cables sounded...
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A.R.T. Super SE Cable System

March 9, 2015
A.R.T. Super SE Cable System

Ed Momkus has posted a review of the A.R.T. Super SE cable system ($2850-$5600) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “The bottom line is that the Audio Reference Technologies cables are very, very good products in a highly competitive segment of the uber cable business. They had an excellent ability to deliver tight, yet meaty and...
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Gigawatt PC-4 EVO Power Conditioner and LS-2 Power Cable

March 8, 2015
Gigawatt PC-4 EVO Power Conditioner and LS-2 Power Cable

Wojciech Pacula has posted aa review of the Gigawatt PC-4 EVO power conditioner (€9150) and LS-2 power cable (€3150) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “What matters is how a particular product “sounds like”. Let me remind you that “sounds like” translates into what kind and what level of distortion it introduces to the audio...
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Fusion Audio Enchanter and Romance PC2 Power Cables

March 4, 2015
Fusion Audio Enchanter and Romance PC2 Power Cables

Christiaan Punter has posted a review of the Fusion Audio Enchanter (€1400) and Romance PC2 (€1100) power cables at Hi-Fi Advice. His conclusions: “The Fusion Audio Enchanter is quite simply the most impressive powercable I’ve heard so far, winning me over with a combination of technical excellence on the one hand and pure and...
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Ricable Supreme Speaker Cables

February 27, 2015
Ricable Supreme Speaker Cables

Christiaan Punter has posted a review of the Ricable Supreme speaker cables (€370) at Hi-Fi Advice. His conclusions: “The Ricable Supreme is finished to a high standard, and performs very well, sounding full-bodied, relaxed and smooth, with just the right balance between relaxed musicality and audiophile traits such as transparency, low level detail and...
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ZenSati Seraphim Cable Loom

February 24, 2015
ZenSati Seraphim Cable Loom

Edgar Kramer has posted a review of the ZenSati Seraphim Cable loom (€8400-€27,500) at 6moons. His conclusions: “All the descriptions above are of the Seraphim cables’ utter adeptness at allowing the best to flow from my electronics and loudspeakers. Take any of these descriptions and ponder on what I’m trying to get at. They...
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Tellurium Q Black Diamond Speaker Cable

February 20, 2015
Tellurium Q Black Diamond Speaker Cable

Dominic Marsh has posted a review of the Tellurium Q Black Diamond speaker cable (£630) at Hi-Fi Pig. His conclusions: “My time with them has been a total joy and a learning experience too, in that I have heard so much more details from my CD collection that simply have not been manifested for...
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Ansae Supreme Power Cord

February 10, 2015
Ansae Supreme Power Cord

Marja and Henk have posted a review of the Ansae Supreme power cord (€2200) at 6moons. Their conclusions: “The Ansae Supreme power delivery added tranquility and coherence to the perceived sound. Any traces of noise entering from the big bad power grid plus influences from neighbouring equipment seemed to be kept at bay or...
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Core Audio Technology Katana Power Cord

February 5, 2015
Core Audio Technology Katana Power Cord

John Richardson has posted a review of the Core Audio Technology Katana power cord ($300) at Stereo Mojo. His conclusions: “In the end, my final evaluation of any component that I review comes down to it falling into one of three categories: (1) I’ll miss it when it leaves the system, (2) I’m ambivalent...
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Audience Au24 SE Interconnect, Au24 SE Speaker Cable, and Au24 SE Power Cable

January 30, 2015
Audience Au24 SE Interconnect, Au24 SE Speaker Cable, and Au24 SE Power Cable

Jacob Heilbrun has posted a review of the Audience Au24 SE interconnect ($1290), Au24 SE speaker cable ($2095), and Au24 SE power cord ($1175) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “Suffice it to say that the Audience speaker and interconnect cables may be relatively diminutive but they will never short-change your system, whether it...
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AudioQuest Diamond Ethernet Cable

January 26, 2015
AudioQuest Diamond Ethernet Cable

Andy Schaub has posted a review of the AudioQuest Diamond ethernet cable ($1199)at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “Obviously I am delighted with the AudioQuest Diamond Ethernet cables in every way, so much so that I am hesitant to go back to my Forests (although they are still so much better than a regular Ethernet...
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Inex Innovation 3D Creator Power Cord

January 24, 2015
Inex Innovation 3D Creator Power Cord

Roger Gordon has posted a review of the Inex Innovation 3D Creator power cord ($1200) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “If you planning on spending significant dollars on power line conditioning you really need to listen to equipment from several different manufacturers. In this way you can determine which power line conditioner appeals to...
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Tara Labs Air Evolution Interconnects

January 23, 2015
Tara Labs Air Evolution Interconnects

Marshall Nack has posted a review of the Tara Labs Air Evolution interconnects ($1895) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “The TARA Labs Air Evolution Interconnect with EVO Floating Ground Station is advertised as “completely neutral and absolutely revealing with high frequency and airy detail that is not found in comparable audio cables.” It is...
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