Cables

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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Furutech La Source 101 Headshell Leads

January 15, 2015
Furutech La Source 101 Headshell Leads

Patrick Dillon has posted a review of the Furutech’s La Source 101 headshell leads ($350) at HiFi Zine. His conclusions: “Much as the Furutech Silver Arrow tonearm cable seemed to give my vinyl rig a sonic kick in the pants, the headshell leads enlivened everything across the board. This is the sort of improvement...
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Snake River Audio Mamushi Signature Loudspeaker Cables

January 3, 2015
Snake River Audio Mamushi Signature Loudspeaker Cables

Jimmy Hughes has posted a review of the Snake River Audio Mamushi Signature loudspeaker cables (£1518) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “After a long period of ‘living together’, I’m totally convinced by the sonic qualities of SRA’s Mamushi Signature cables. It will be a big wrench to go back to what I used previously. And,...
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Audio Art Cable Loom

December 31, 2014
Audio Art Cable Loom

Andre Marc has posted a review of the Audio Art cable loom ($390-$1095) at Audio Video Revolution. His conclusions: “In the end, I surmised that the Audio Art cables simply were not there. I heard no subtle bottleneck, no specific character, and not a trace of any smearing or distortion of timbre. Let me...
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Audiocadabra Optimus USB Cable

December 28, 2014
Audiocadabra Optimus USB Cable

Marja and Henk has posted a review of the Audiocadabra Optimus USB cable ($89) at 6moons. Their conclusions: “Here again we noticed clearly that “digital is not digital” and that the right cable transporting the so-called 1s and 0s which are represented by square waves and voltage differentials does make a big difference. To...
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KBL Sound Red Eye Digital Cable

December 19, 2014
KBL Sound Red Eye Digital Cable

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the KBL Sound Red Eye digital cable (~€1000) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “It always allows for amazingly pleasant contact with music and it never does anything wrong. It will save more then one expensive system that delivers a lot of sounds and but not music. When...
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Acoustic Revive Cables and Accessories

December 18, 2014
Acoustic Revive Cables and Accessories

Jeff Day has posted a review of a variety of Acoustic Revive cables and accessories at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “Once again I’ve got carried away writing about Acoustic Revive products here in The Eleventh House, and as always they seem to captivate my interest with their fascinating design principles, superb quality, and downright...
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USB Cable Shootout: Wireworld, DH Labs, and Cardas

December 15, 2014
USB Cable Shootout: Wireworld, DH Labs, and Cardas

Jonathan Lo has posted a review and comparison of the Wireworld Platinum Starlight 7.0 ($700), DH Labs Silver Sonic ($70), and Cardas Clear ($134) USB cables. His conclusions: “Between the all-copper Cardas, silver-clad DH Labs, and pure silver Wireworld, there is surely a USB cable that will serve most music lover’s preferences and biases.”...
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Wireworld Mini Eclipse 7 Speaker Cables

December 13, 2014
Wireworld Mini Eclipse 7 Speaker Cables

John E. Johnson, Jr. has posted a review of the Wireworld Mini-Eclipse 7 speaker cables ($70/meter plus termination) at Secrets of Home Theater and High Fidelity. His conclusions: “In essence, speaker cables can make an improvement in what you hear through your speakers. But, depending on many variables, such as the output impedance of...
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Nordost Norse 2 Heimdall 2 Cables

December 8, 2014
Nordost Norse 2 Heimdall 2 Cables

George de Sa has posted a review of a complete loom of Nordost Norse 2 Heimdall 2 cables at Canada Hi-Fi. His conclusions: “I think I’ve said enough but if my enthusiasm for the Heimdall 2 is not yet evident then I apologize for my own inadequacy in telling their story. Just take my...
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JIB ‘Digital Glass’ Toslink Cable

December 7, 2014
JIB ‘Digital Glass’ Toslink Cable

Dan Worth has posted a review of the JIB ‘Digital Glass’ Toslink cable () at Hi-Fi Pig. His conclusions: “JIB bridges the gap for me, offering a cable which is a true contender with electrical SPDIF based cables making the decision no longer as simple as I thought it once was. I’m extremely impressed...
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Esprit Audio Beta Interconnects and Speaker Cables

December 6, 2014
Esprit Audio Beta Interconnects and Speaker Cables

Joël Chevassus has posted a review of the Espirit Audio Beta interconnects (€420) and speaker cables (€580) at 6moons. His conclusions: “Esprit’s Beta line price/quality ratio seemed very favourable to my ears. The Beta line easily competes with pricier contenders, its main assets being precise imaging, coherence, resolution and neutrality. Like my favorite wires,...
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Tellurium Q Digital Cable Range

December 5, 2014
Tellurium Q Digital Cable Range

Nicolas Ripley has posted a review of the Tellurium Q digital cable range (£298-£740) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “Perhaps the one of the strongest things the Tellurium Q cables have in their favour is their consistency, both vertically and horizontally. By that, I mean that the cables have a distinct and common sound, whether...
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MG Audio Design Planus Interconnects and Speaker Cables

December 3, 2014
MG Audio Design Planus Interconnects and Speaker Cables

Pete Davey has posted a review of the MG Audio Design Planus interconnects ($700) and speaker cables ($3600) at Positive Feedback. Hiss conclusions: “hese are the cables you want to use if you’re really into transparency and accuracy. With great design comes some compromise, you need to ensure your system is already dialed in...
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ETI RibbonTEK Speaker Cables

December 3, 2014
ETI RibbonTEK Speaker Cables

Greg Voth has posted a review of the ETI RibbinTEK speaker cables ($700) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “ETI’s RibbonTek speaker cables offer a great value – they may indeed be giant killers. The RibbonTek cable’s simple appointments, solid construction and a level of performance far surpasses their $700 price point. They are dynamic...
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Inex Innovation Photon USB to S/PDIF Converter and USB2 Audio Cable

December 2, 2014
Inex Innovation Photon USB to S/PDIF Converter and USB2 Audio Cable

Roger Gordon has posted a review of the Inex Innovation Photon USB to S/PDIF converter and USB2 cable (together, $1200) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “The Photon USB2 is in fact a power line conditioner for the music signal that comes out of your music server/computer, etc. It works extremely well at getting the...
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Wireworld Mini Eclipse 7 Speaker Cables

December 1, 2014
Wireworld Mini Eclipse 7 Speaker Cables

Jeff Dorgay has posted a review of the Wireworld Mini-Eclipse 7 speaker cables ($70/meter plus termination) at TONEAudio. His conclusions: “As with any system, to reap the maximum benefit from any cable, make sure to optimize speaker placement and component setup before investing in anyone’s wire, so that you can more easily hear the...
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