Here’s a fairly exhaustive list of the associated equipment currently being used in the review process.

Last updated 4th February 2015.

Digital sources

  • Antipodes DXe music server
  • Apple TV + Wyred4Sound Remedy
  • AURALiC Aries streamer
  • MacBook Air + Audirvana+ w/  Resonessence Labs Concero HD (as USB-/SPDIF converter)

DACs

  • Schiit Modi
  • Schiit Loki
  • Schiit Bifrost
  • Chord Hugo
  • Resonessence Labs Concero HD
  • Resonessence Labs INVICTA
  • AURALiC Vega
  • Aqua La Scala MKII
  • PS Audio Direct Stream

Turntables

  • Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC
  • Rega RP6
  • Re-plinted Lenco L75

Phono pre-amplifiers

  • Schiit Mani
  • PS Audio NuWave Phono Converter

Amplifiers

  • REDGUM RGi35ENR
  • Peachtree Nova 220SE

Loudspeakers

  • Pioneer SP-BS22-LR
  • Magnepan MMG
  • Zu Soul MKII

Headphone amplifiers

  • Schiit Vali
  • ALO Audio ‘The Island’
  • Resonessence Labs Herus
  • Resonessence Labs Concero HP
  • AURALiC Taurus MKII

Headphones

  • Master&Dynamic MH40
  • KEF M500
  • MrSpeakers Alpha Dog
  • MrSpeakers Alpha Prime
  • Audeze LCD-X
  • Beyerdynamic T1

In-ear monitors

  • Ultimate Ears UE7 Custom
  • Cardas EM5813 ‘Ear speakers’
  • Xiaomi Piston 2

Portables

  • ALO Audio International+
  • Astell&Kern AK120 II
  • Astell&Kern AK120
  • Glove Audio A1
  • Sony NWZ-ZX1
  • PonoPlayer

Cables

  • LessLoss DFPC Original for power
  • Light Harmonic LightSpeed andTotalDAC D1 filtered for USB
  • Zu Mission and BlueJean for S/PDIF digital
  • AudioQuest Pearl, Vodka and Diamond for Ethernet
  • AudioQuest Yukon w/ RCA terminations for analogue
  • AudioQuest Rocket 88 loudspeaker cable