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Sandra Nkaké, soulful poetry

With “Tangerine Moon Wishes”, the singer pursues her eclectic style…

From Father to Son

Chucho Valdés and Arturo O’Farrill celebrate the art of Bebo Valdés and Chico O’Farrill…

Angus & Julia Stone bringing it home

An album ‘made in Australia’ from the siblings…

Nick Mulvey, world citizen

The ex-band member of Portico Quartet broadens his vision, with “Wake Up Now”…

Shanling Up: a small and very elegant portable DAC certified MFI with a beautiful sound

The digital-to-analog converters that can function with computers but also with smartphones and tablets running on iOS and Android are pretty common. Yet this Shanling Up possesses the MFI certification (Made For iPod/iPhone/iPad), which is rather rare in the world of DACs. And it also works on Windows, Mac OS and Android.

FX-Audio BL-Muse-02: a DAC with an aptX Bluetooth connection awarded with a Qobuzism!

These are not the most common devices, but digital-to-analog converters equipped with an aptX Bluetooth connection hold their own in terms of sound quality, and this using rather simple and cheap ways. Thus, a smartphone compatible with aptX Bluetooth and this FX-Audio BL-Muse 02 DAC are perfectly able to provide really good sound results when linked to a Hi-Fi system.

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