Accuphase E-5000 Stereo Integrated Amplifier Review

Accuphase E-5000 Stereo Integrated Amplifier Review

Anniversary models are something that the Japanese audio company Accuphase takes very seriously. In 2013, they released three flagship models to commemorate their 40th anniversary in business: the C3800 preamplifier, the A200 monaural power amplifier, and the DP900/DC-901 SACD separate source component combination. Then, in 2019, they released their 50th-anniversary commemorative model, the E-800 flagship…

Yamaha A-S3200 Integrated Amplifier Review
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Yamaha A-S3200 Integrated Amplifier Review

The Yamaha A-S3200 Integrated Amplifier is a two-channel flagship integrated amplifier in the Yahaha’s product line. The more superior Yahama 5000 series consists of a preamplifier and power amplifier systems, while there are no integrated amplifier products. Therefore, in the single-piece amplifier category, the A-S3200 is currently the top model. Following it are the Yamaha…

Yamaha A-S1200 Integrated Amplifier Review
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Yamaha A-S1200 Integrated Amplifier Review

Yamaha introduced three new integrated amplifiers to the market: the Yamaha A-S3200, Yamaha A-S2200, and Yamaha A-S1200. The Yamaha A-S1200 is the most affordable model and, as such, has a few cost-saving measures that differentiate it from the other two models. While it still uses many high-quality components from Yamaha’s flagship 5000 series, it also…

McIntosh MA252 Integrated Amplifier Review
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McIntosh MA252 Integrated Amplifier Review

If you like vintage style, have an irreplaceable emotional attachment to classic industrial design, and value a smooth interface during operation, then you should pay attention to the McIntosh MA252 Integrated Amplifier. If you do not require extreme audio performance from this system but prioritize comfortable and pleasant sound, and occasionally want to blow the…

Hegel H30 Review
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Hegel H30 Review

Hegel’s integrated amplifier has won the EISA award many times in Europe, and the latest one is H390 (EISA High-End Amplifier 2019-2020). I have reviewed and listened to more than half of Hegel’s integrated amplifiers, including the flagship integrated amplifier H590. But I never had the opportunity to evaluate Hegel’s flagship power amp, the Hegel…