Cables

LessLoss DFPC Original Power Cable

July 11, 2014
LessLoss DFPC Original Power Cable

John Darko has posted a review of the LessLoss DFPC Original power cable ($595) at Digital Audio Review. His conclusions: “Guilty until proven innocent. First hand experience with the LessLoss DFPC cables swiftly erases the healthy skepticism with which I greeted this assignment. The magnitude by which these power cables collectively lift system performance...
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Wireworld Platinum Eclipse Series 7 Interconnects, Speaker Cables and Power Cord

July 10, 2014
Wireworld Platinum Eclipse Series 7 Interconnects, Speaker Cables and Power Cord

Neil Gader has posted a review of the Wireworld Platinum Eclipse Series 7 interconnect ($3000), speaker cables ($20,500), and power cord ($1700) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “For those prepared to go all the way, and I’m glad there are those of you out there, I wouldn’t hesitate to commend these wires. I’ve...
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Harmonix HS-101 Improved S Interconnects and CS-120 Improved Speaker Cables

July 8, 2014
Harmonix HS-101 Improved S Interconnects and CS-120 Improved Speaker Cables

Tomasz Karasiński has posted a review of the Harmonix HS-101 Improved S interconnects (£699) and CS-120 Improved Version speaker cables (£679) at StereoLife. His conclusions: “I do not know if the secret of our Japanese cables lies in the resonance measurements, pure copper or good plugs but the result speaks for itself. HS-101 Improved...
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Albedo Flat One and Geo Interconnects

July 8, 2014
Albedo Flat One and Geo Interconnects

Tomasz Karasiński has posted a review of the Albedo Flat One (£400) and Geo (£700) interconnects at StereoLife. His conclusions: “Two great wires confirming the artistry of the company. The Flat One is more analogue and smooth, excellent for long listening sessions. The Geo has more courage, gives a superb dynamics and resolution, though...
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Van Damme UP-LCOFC Speaker Cable

July 4, 2014
Van Damme UP-LCOFC Speaker Cable

Alan Sircom has posted a review of the Van Damme UP-LCOFC loudspeaker cable (£5.82/m) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “In fact, UP-LCOFC represents something of a rapprochement in wire. Van Damme is not generic bell-wire, but neither is it exotica. It’s just good, honest cable. That potentially makes it simultaneously the cheapest and most expensive...
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Chattin Technology CR-1 Power Cable

June 29, 2014
Chattin Technology CR-1 Power Cable

Karl Sigman has posted a review of the Chattin Technology CR-1 power cable ($1475/2m pair) at Audiophilia. His conclusions: “I do recommend checking these excellent CR-1 out for yourselves; given their flexibility, sound quality and ease of use, they are a high-end power cable worthy of consideration–even if I can’t make heads or tails...
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Darwin Truth Silver Interconnect Cable

June 26, 2014
Darwin Truth Silver Interconnect Cable

Andre Marc has posted a review of the Darwin Truth Silver interconnects ($995) at Audio Video Revolution. His conclusions: “At $995, The Truth may be at the very top end of what I would personally spend on an audio cable, yet it competes directly with cables costing many multiples of that. Then again, Darwin...
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Synergistic Research Galileo LE Speaker Cables, Interconnect, and Power Cord

June 24, 2014
Synergistic Research Galileo LE Speaker Cables, Interconnect, and Power Cord

Jonathan Valin has posted a review of the Synergistic Research LE speaker cable ($15,000), interconnect ($7500), and power cords ($5600) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “Without question Galileo LE is high among the most gorgeous and lifelike cables I’ve heard— and perhaps the highest in very-low-level resolution of timbre and texture. Yes, you...
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Acoustic Zen Absolute Copper, Double Barrel and Gargantua II Cables

June 23, 2014
Acoustic Zen Absolute Copper, Double Barrel and Gargantua II Cables

Marcin Olszewski has posted a review of the Acoustic Zen Absolute Copper, Double Barrel and Gargantua II cables at Sound Rebels. His conclusions: “The dozen days of testing of the Acoustic Zen were very pleasant to me. I could not only verify with my own ears what can be heard in the upper segments...
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Absolue Créations IN-TIM Cables

June 21, 2014
Absolue Créations IN-TIM Cables

Srajan Ebaen has posted a review of the Absolue Créations IN-TIM full cable loom at 6moons. His conclusions: “Whilst Absolue’s power cords are about an inch thick, they behave like limpid slinkies filled with a light fluid, not springy metal. The signal cable mates are just as non-wiry to be a true breeze to...
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Harmonix HS-101 Improved S Interconnect and CS-120 Improved Version Speaker Cables

June 16, 2014
Harmonix HS-101 Improved S Interconnect and CS-120 Improved Version Speaker Cables

Tomasz Karasiński has posted a review of the Harmonix HS-101 Improved S interconnect ($) and CS-120 Improved Version speaker cables ($) at StereoLife. His conclusions: “I do not know if the secret of our Japanese cables lies in the resonance measurements, pure copper or good plugs but the result speaks for itself. HS-101 Improved...
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Arkana Research Interconnects, Speaker Cables, and Power Cords

June 15, 2014
Arkana Research Interconnects, Speaker Cables, and Power Cords

Glen Wagenknecht has posted a review of the Arkana Research Exquisotor interconnects ($2480), Aequilibrium speaker cables ($4730), and Corona Magi power cords ($2930) at 6moons. His conclusions: “ere are the core virtues of the Arkana loom to consider. These cables respond fast enough to keep music lively without sounding etched. They are sufficiently warm...
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High Fidelity Cables CT-1 Ultimate Reference Rhodium Plus Power Cord

June 14, 2014
High Fidelity Cables CT-1 Ultimate Reference Rhodium Plus Power Cord

Jack Roberts has posted a review of the High Fidelity Cables CT-1 Ultimate Reference Rhodium Plus power cord ($) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “I don’t think I have written a power cord review and not talked about how dead quite or black the background is. That’s because these power cords simply made my system...
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Vue Cables VU-1 Audiophile USB Cable

June 12, 2014
Vue Cables VU-1 Audiophile USB Cable

Oliver Masciarotte has posted a review of the Vue Cables VU-1 USB cable ($99-$299) at HiFiZine. His conclusions: “I agree. The VU-1 is an affordable tweak that really does improve any USB source. It was unfortunate that I couldn’t keep the VU-1. It has to go back out, this time to fellow editor Thad...
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Synergistic Research Galileo LE USB Cable

June 11, 2014
Synergistic Research Galileo LE USB Cable

Steven Plaskin has posted a review of the Synergistic Research Galileo LE USB cable ($2000) at AudioStream. His conclusions: “The Synergistic Research Galileo USB cable is the first USB cable I have declared as my personal Reference. Each of the four DACs I have listened to benefited from the Galileo LE USB cable. Before...
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Ortofon Cadenza Bronze Phono Cartridge

June 11, 2014
Ortofon Cadenza Bronze Phono Cartridge

Jeff Dorgay has posted a review of the Ortofon Cadenza Bronze phono cartridge ($2199) at TONEAAudio. His conclusions: “For $2,199, the Ortofon Cadenza Bronze is tough to beat. Most other cartridges offering this level of performance, revealing this much music in such an unobtrusive way, tend to cost at least a thousand dollars more...
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Acrolink 7N-DA2090 Speciale

June 6, 2014
Acrolink 7N-DA2090 Speciale

Wojceich Pacula has posted a review of the Acrolink 7N-DA2090 Speciale interconnects (~€2100) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “So far, I have very happily used the Acrolink 8N-A2080III Evo interconnect. It brings to the system warmth, fullness and density. At 1.5 m it is long enough to be of use during my reviews of...
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High Fidelity Ultimate Reference Interconnects and Rhodium AC Power Cords

June 6, 2014
High Fidelity Ultimate Reference Interconnects and Rhodium AC Power Cords

Norm Luttbeg has posted a review of the High Fidelity Ultimate Reference interconnects ($8900) and Rhodium AC power cords ($12,900) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “There is no question that you hear more with the Ultimate Reference Rhodiums, as the noise level is even lower and you can hear the decay of each note...
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Dana Cable Braided Onyx Speaker Cable

June 6, 2014
Dana Cable Braided Onyx Speaker Cable

A. Colin Flood has posted a review of the Dana Cable Braided Onyx speaker cables ($695) at Enjoy the Music. His conclusions: “On Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries,” the slinky Onyx weave handled the crescendo without harsh ringing of the trumpets’ blare, with violins sounding silky, not squeaky. It handled the challenge at least...
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Moon Audio Silver Dragon V2 Interconnect

May 29, 2014
Moon Audio Silver Dragon V2 Interconnect

Neil Gader has posted a review of the Moon Audio Silver Dragon V2 interconnect ($500) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “I don’t begrudge anyone who has the bankroll buying the high-priced spreads. I’ve heard some great expensive cables. And in the same general range of the Silver Dragon there is stiff competition from...
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