Reviews & hands-on

  • Audio

    Hands-on: Naim Statement, at £125,000 this is the 'Bentley of amplifiers'

    By 11 January 2014

    Naim could have named the Statement anything it liked, as one glance at this giant pre-amp and twin mono amplifier trio is an aesthetic statement in itself. Oh, and then there's the £125,000 price - $206,000 for our American friends - which would make...

  • Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Teac USB DAC Amplifier AI-501DA review

    By 3 December 2013

    If you live on your computer and want to hear better sound then you need to break away from the in-built soundcard and move to an external digital-to-analogue converter (DAC). That's where the Teac AI-501DA - an integrated amplifier and USB DAC - comes...