KANN Music Player by Astell & Kern

The NEW Single DAC, AKM4490 The Kann Music Player by Astell & Kern utilizes the same DAC chip from the 300 Series Players and the same bit to bit playback as the AK380. What’s different? Answer: quite a bit. KANN Music Player Features  Features of the Astell & Kern Kann Music Player includes:  32bit/384kHz Bit to Bit Playback &…

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Chord Hugo vs Hugo 2 DAC Headphone Amp

Chord Hugo First Generation Chord Electronics released the Chord Hugo reference-level portable headphone amplifier three years ago at CES 2014. The Chord Hugo was a GAMECHANGER in Dac technology and sound as referenced here in my original blog post.   Chord continues to focus on creating a more convincing sonic replication for the listener, and…

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Chord Mojo Contest

Spreading #MoJOY Our Chord Mojo Contest has received 5 strong entries and we love hearing your stories!  There’s no doubt 2016 has been the Year of the Chord Mojo. The Chord Mojo dac delivers incredible detail and clarity on-the-go for Audiophiles, Music Lovers, and Musicians all over the world. Chord Electronics won two Best DAC awards for the…

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Chord Hugo Color Guide Explanations

Do you have questions about the Chord Hugo and the color guide? Moon Audio receives alot of questions about the Hugo and the color guide weekly so we thought we would answer these live on the blog for everyone. First and foremost, the Hugo is a phenomenal product. As soon as I tried it at CES in…

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Join us at CanMania 2014!

Join Moon Audio at CanMania this Friday-Sunday, July 25-27th in Silver Spring, MD at the Sheraton! Moon Audio will be answering your questions in the Cypress Ballroom or CanMania room. Come and listen to the latest headphones, audio cables, amps, dacs and other hifi gear that will make any audiophile drool. If you can’t make it and have questions, leave…

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Chord Hugo – Audio Cable Solutions

The Chord Hugo is one of the HOTTEST USB DAC’s on the planet right now and everyone is talking about it.  In fact, I knew the Chord was something to talk about when I first heard it at CES in January. I immediately bought it and became a dealer.  More on WHY I knew the Chord Hugo…

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3 Tips for Best Sound from your Headphones

The NEW Black Dragon LOD Cable is useful for connecting portable hifi audio products such as the Cypher Labs AlgoRhythm Solo -dB and Cypher Labs Duet.  The Black Dragon LOD is a more flexible version of the Black Dragon V2 headphone cable for shorter connections such as shown below on the Solo -dB and Duet.  The solo…

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3 Sound Tips for Portable Headphone Amps and DACs

One major High End Audio category that has been growing exponentially the past 5 years is the High End Portable Headphone Amplifer DAC category.  Much of this portable headphone setup category growth can be attributed to the invention of the iPod, the iPhone and the iPad.  Almost everyone has one, two or all three of…

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Just Ask Drew: Video 2 – “Drew’s Top High End Headphone Picks and which Moon Audio Dragon headphone cable sound best with each…”

Please join Drew Baird, P.E., Founder and President of Moon Audio on this 2nd video in the “Just Ask Drew” video series titled: “Drew’s Top High End Headphone Picks and why”. Make sure to watch the video below in Hi Definition and leave us your comments & questions on anything else you would like us to…

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