Amazon could be launching high-res music streaming service

A week after Amazon’s new free streaming service launched there’s talks that they may be looking into launching a high definition music service. Just last week Amazon launched a new service offering free music streaming…

Qobuz launch Hi-Res music streaming in the US

French company Qobuz have brought their “premium gasoline of music services” to the US to take on Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon and others. Qobuz have launched in the United States joining the plethora of music…

Sony want you to spend $7,900 on their new music player

Sony have unveiled a new music player that promises audiophiles a premium listening experience with a snazzy gold-plated look – but it’ll cost you. Sony have unveiled their DMP-Z1 digital music player, a hi-res music…

Hi-res streamers Qobuz set their sights for the US as they name new CEO

European based music streamers Qobuz are setting sail for the Americas as they expand under new management. High resolution music streaming service Qobuz are set to launch their services in the US this summer, expanding…

The “highest resolution music streaming service in the world” comes to the U.S.

French music streamer Qobuz are┬ábringing their high-resolution streamer to the U.S., but can they face up against Jay-Z’s Tidal. Qobuz claim to be “the highest resolution music streaming service in the world” with a vast…

Roland reveal brand new hi-res USB interfaces for 2017 – Rubix series

Roland have debuted 3 new audio interfaces which balance high fidelity sound, solid build quality, compact size, and crucial features all with an affordable price. At this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Roland presented their…

Neil Young clinging to sinking ship Pono and branching into hi-res music streaming

Not willing to give up on his failing music service Neil Young has revealed big plans for Pono that he hopes will resurrect it to success. In 2014 Neil Young released the questionable Pono player…

Kanye West tells Apple “give Jay his check for Tidal now” potentially confirming buyout rumours

Rumours over the past month have been spreading that Apple were looking to acquire Jay-Z’s hi-res music streaming service Tidal, and Kanye West may have confirmed it. In a series of heated tweets (nothing new…

Scientists test if people can actually tell Hi-Res audio from standard

London’s Queen Mary University conducted a study to see whether the hype about Hi-Res was justified – can people really tell the difference? The study compared data from over 12,000 individual trials over 18 studies….

Onkyo’s New Hi-Res Portable Player Changes The Game

Onkyo are taking portable music to the next step with their new high resolution, dual amp, android powered player. Japanese audio manufacturers Onkyo are back at it with an incredible new player. Launching this month…