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Best of 2018

Best of 2018: Amos

While it’s a bit late, a few people asked me what I thought were the best products of 2018. That’s a difficult choice, as I didn’t get to experience as […]

Audio-gd Master 9

Audio-gd Master 9 Almost a decade ago now I asked Kingwa (He Qinhua), the owner of Audio-gd about making a version of the headphone amp I had bought from him. He told […]

Audio-gd R28 DAC/amp When I first joined Head-Fi in search of new headphones, it was rare to find a combined DAC/amp. The ones I recall, made by HeadRoom (now defunct) was a […]

Audio-gd R2R 7 Review

Around a year ago Audio-gd announced the R2R 7, the first new discrete ladder DAC flagship from Audio-gd. With the previous flagships using the now discontinued PCM1704UK R2R DAC chip, the new […]

Audio-gd announces the R-28 DAC/amp

Audio-gd has announced a new all-in-one DAC and headphone amplifier, the R-28. Previously Audio-gd had been offering a discount if the R-1 ladder DAC was purchased with an NFB-1AMP, as […]

Audio-gd Announces the R2R 1 DAC

With the previous announcement of the full-size R2R 7, and mid-size single-ended R2R 2, Audio-gd’s new mid-sized R2R 1 balanced DAC completes their line-up of resistor-ladders DACs. Due to the size of the […]

Audio-gd R2R 2

Audio-gd announces the R2R 2 DAC

Sitting in Audio-gd’s mid-sized chassis, the R2R 2 is the 4th ladder DAC announced by the Chinese company. Given its size and price, it is likely to replace the Singularity 19, […]

Audio-gd R2R 11

Audio-gd R2R 11 announced

Not too long ago I had the privilege of announcing the new Audio-gd R2R 7 flagship resistor ladder DAC. I’ve long enjoyed the sound from these kinds of DACs, but never […]