Gear Reviews

by Tom Fine

Neumann: NDH 20 Headphones

reviewed by Tom Fine

Neumann made its bones on the microphone side of the audio business. From its 1928 founding by Georg Neumann, through its 1991 acquisition by the Sennheiser family-owned company, Neumann was...

Hafler: P3100 Studio Power Amp

reviewed by Tom Fine

As Canada's Radial Engineering continues to revive the Hafler brand (acquired in 2014 from Rockford Corporation), its latest move is into power amplifiers. First out of the gate is a revival of...

RME: ADI-2 DAC Converter

reviewed by Tom Fine

Set up as a straight DAC/headphone amp, RME's ADI-2 DAC sounds fantastic and is very much on the neutral and clear, perhaps "clinical" side of things. This tonality is exactly what a professional...