Cables

Tellurium Q Blue, Ultra Blue, and Blue Diamond Speaker Cables

November 24, 2014
Tellurium Q Blue, Ultra Blue, and Blue Diamond Speaker Cables

Dan Worth has posted a review of the Tellurium Q Blue (£17/meter), Ultra Blue (£31/meter), and Blue Diamond (£170/meter) speaker cables. His conclusions: “All three cables are in their own right and price range terrific achievers and more than that stand-out music making aids, and each deserve respect, not just as the link between...
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MIT Cables HTS1XLR Balanced Interconnect and HTS1S Speaker Cable

November 20, 2014
MIT Cables HTS1XLR Balanced Interconnect and HTS1S Speaker Cable

Constantine Soo has posted a review of the MIT Cables HTS1XLR balanced interconnect ($258/pair) and HTS1S speaker cable ($298/pair) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “For the readers who have the upper-echelon MIT Cables in a mega system, you know I’m right. But for the rest of our budget-minded readers, the HTS1 series of cables with...
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Verrmouth Audio Black Pearl Speaker Cables

November 20, 2014
Verrmouth Audio Black Pearl Speaker Cables

Stuart Smith has posted a review of the Vermouth Audio Black Pearl speaker cables (£575) at Hi-Fi Pig. His conclusions: “While the Vermouth Audio Black Pearls are not the absolute best at resolving every last drop of music from a recording, I don’t see that as a negative attribute, rather as a positive benefit...
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Epiphany Acoustics Atrius 3 Interconnects

November 20, 2014
Epiphany Acoustics Atrius 3 Interconnects

Dominic Marsh has posted a review of the Epiphany Acoustics Atrius interconnects (£99) at Hi-Fi Pig. His conclusions: “The amount of detail the Atratus III can muster up is really quite remarkable, I never once even considered the fact that I was missing information in any performance although the lower end conveyed it in...
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Bybee Crystal Series Power Cord

November 19, 2014
Bybee Crystal Series Power Cord

Russell Lichter has posted a review of the Bybee Crystal Series power cord ($1499) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “But, I’ll say it once again, this is by far the most amazing, realistic sound I have ever heard, the amount of spatial detail, tonal and harmonic complexity, rhythmic drive and melodic nuance are an...
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Skogrand Tchaikovsky Cable Loom Review

November 11, 2014
Skogrand Tchaikovsky Cable Loom Review

Joseph Ki Cheong Ming has posted a review of the Skogrand Cables Tchaikovsky SC interconnects ($8150), SCI speaker cables ($8150), and SCJ speaker jumpers ($1750) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “Personally, I aspire to an audio system, which not only excel in physical sonic attributes of resolution, scaling, dynamism, staging, and delineating music’s contextual information,...
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SLIC Innovations Eclipse C RCA Interconnects

November 9, 2014
SLIC Innovations Eclipse C RCA Interconnects

Dan Worth has posted a review of the SLIC Innovations Eclipse C RCA interconnects (£492) at Hi-Fi Pig. His conclusions: “What I found was a clever, astute and personable take on the sound that drew me in and represented itself to me as a cable that can truly produce no frills music which in...
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Townshend Audio F1 Stereo RCA Interconnect

November 9, 2014
Townshend Audio F1 Stereo RCA Interconnect

Janine Elliot has posted a review of the Townshend Audio F1 stereo RCA interconnect (£899) at Hi-Fi Pig. Her conclusions: “I rarely get excited at interconnect, speaker or mains cables. There can be such differences in them. But to find one that just doesn’t leave any footprint and makes my music sound as real...
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Acoustic Revive Triple CF-M Interconnects and Speaker Cables

November 7, 2014
Acoustic Revive Triple CF-M Interconnects and Speaker Cables

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the Acoustic Revive Triple CF-M interconnects (~€1750) and speaker cables (~€3725) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “My reference cables have a deeper sound and darker background. And a better dynamics. But their character is close to what the cables from Japan show. It is based on the...
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Vermouth Audio Black Pearl Speaker Cables

November 7, 2014
Vermouth Audio Black Pearl Speaker Cables

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the Vermouth Audio Black Pearl speaker cables ($918) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “I asked him if he could send me some coffee as I had never drank coffee from Indonesia before. He sent us a package and both of us, my wife and me we agreed...
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AnnaLyric DPC-2 Power Cord

November 6, 2014
AnnaLyric DPC-2 Power Cord

Dean Seislove has posted a review of the AnnaLyric DPC-2 power cord ($600) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “The finished product is a solid, attractive product that appears to provide solid value for the money. A power cord of this quality is an investment in increased performance for your current needs and for digital...
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Totaldac USB Cable

November 4, 2014
Totaldac USB Cable

Eric Teh has posted a review of the Totaldac USB cable (€360) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “I liked the Totaldac very much – it was the house guest with impeccable charm and manners. I would put it at the top of my audition list if I was seeking a USB cable with a...
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Vermouth Red Velvet Power Cable

October 24, 2014
Vermouth Red Velvet Power Cable

WL Low has posted a review of the Vermouth Red Velvet power cable (~$500) at av2day.com. His conclusions: “here’s hardly anything out there in hifi today that’ll put a smile back in to one’s face for the little pittance of asking price, nothing else comes close giving this kind of bang for buck pleasure....
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EnKlein David Interconnect and T-Rex Power Cord

October 24, 2014
EnKlein David Interconnect and T-Rex Power Cord

Ray Seda has posted a review of the EnKlein David interconnect ($14,000) and T-Rex power cord ($5095) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “EnKlein’s ground-breaking work in the development and implementation of EMISS, aka Dragon Skin, in conjunction with the work in shielding even the terminations from the ill-effects of their surroundings have yielded a result...
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Darwin Ascension Plus Interconnects and Ascension Speaker Cables

October 18, 2014
Darwin Ascension Plus Interconnects and Ascension Speaker Cables

Greg Simmons has posted a review of the Darwin Ascension Plus interconnects ($795) and Ascension speaker cables ($1795) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “I no longer believe that there is any such thing as the “best” or “perfect” cable because any product’s performance is always going to be so intertwined with external factors like...
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Chord Company Sarum Tuned ARAY Cable System

October 17, 2014
Chord Company Sarum Tuned ARAY Cable System

Alan Sircom has posted a review of the Chord Company Sarum Tuned ARAY cable system (£1100-£1650) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “Chord Sarum Tuned ARAY is not a trivial investment if you think of it in whole-system terms, but that investment is in line with the kind of top-end equipment with which it works. In...
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Synergistic Research PowerCell 10 UEF, FEQ PowerCell Equalizer and Element CTS Digital Power Cord

October 9, 2014
Synergistic Research PowerCell 10 UEF, FEQ PowerCell Equalizer and Element CTS Digital Power Cord

Mike Giraardi has posted a review of the Synergistic Research PowerCell 10 UEF ($6000), FEQ PowerCell Equalizer ($995) and Element CTS Digital power cord ($3000) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “The PowerCell 10 UEF, FEQ PowerCell Equalizer, and Element C.T.S. Digital AC power cable are engineering breakthroughs that are well made, deliver on their...
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Nordost Heimdall 2 Headphone Cable

October 9, 2014
Nordost Heimdall 2 Headphone Cable

Dennis Davis has posted a review of the Nordost Heimdall 2 headphone cable ($799) at The Audio Beat. His conclusions: “The bottom line is that the Heimdall 2 is the headphone cable to beat. While it’s not inexpensive, my comparative listening clearly demonstrated that you can spend a lot more on a custom headphone...
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Sablon Audio Petit Corona Power Cords

October 7, 2014
Sablon Audio Petit Corona Power Cords

Srajan Ebaen has posted a review of the Sablon Audio Petit Corona power cords ($750) at 6moons. His conclusions: “To conclude with generalities, I’d pigeonhole the Petit Corona’s sonic signature as one of a fistful of thick copper, not silver or Palladium. With related imagery, I’d call up a powerful push-pull valve amp, not...
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Madison Audio Labs E3 Extreme 1 Speaker Cables

October 3, 2014
Madison Audio Labs E3 Extreme 1 Speaker Cables

Scott Fraser has posted a review of the Madison Audio Labs E3 Extreme 1 speaker cables ($1668 CAD) at Wall of Sound. His conclusions: “One can be perfectly content with their Hifi rig, well, some of us can, until something happens to throw a wrench into things. I was content with my cables until...
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