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Channel D/Joseph Audio
By Michael Lavorgna Posted: Apr 15, 2013
Channel D, makers of Pure Music and Pure Vinyl, were spinning some sweet-sounding HD vinyl rips using the Lynx Hilo Reference A/D D/A Converter System/DAC ($2,495). The 24/192-capable Hilo is feature-packed and offers 12 inputs including AES/EBU, Coax S/PDIF, optical Toslink, ADAT, Lynx LT-USB LSlot for computer connectivity, and Lynx’s low jitter SynchroLock word clock. The Hilo also offers a total of 16 outputs and a headphone jack.
Sharing the stage with with Hilo were a pair of Joseph Audio Perspective Speakers ($11,800/pair) being driven by a Unison Research UNICO 50 Integrated amplifier ($4,495).