Home | Audio Reviews | Audio Shows | Partner Mags | News     


Enjoy the Music.com

Hi-Fi World Magazine

Hi-Fi World     September 2022


Hi-Fi World September 2022


    Hi-Fi World is an independently owned and run specialist hi-fi magazine, started by Noel Keywood, a highly respected technical journalist of thirty five years standing. Dedicated to equipment of all types, the emphasis is on 'affordable audiophile' kit which doesn't have to be expensive, but has to perform. Our readership is worldwide and diverse in nature, but all share a passion for music and the desire to hear it as enjoyably as possible. Run by enthusiasts for enthusiasts, our commitment shows in everything from the rigorous technical measurements we undertake on almost every product reviewed to the weird and wonderful editorial mix. No product is too small or obscure; old and new, budget or high end, if it's great then Hi-Fi World will say so!


3 From The Editor: Gear Reviews And Letters From You
Hi-Fi World tells you why we love music.
Editorial By Noel Keywood.


7 News
Words from the world...


17 Competition 
Your chance to win a pair of Mission QX-2 MKII
loudspeakers worth £399.


24 Mail
Six pages of your views, wonderful as always....


30 Subscriptions
Ensure your copy every month and save money too!


10 Q Acoustics Concept 30 Loudspeakers
A pair of high quality stand mounters from
venerable Q Acoustics.
Noel Keywood listens....


18 HiFi Rose RA180 Amplifier
An extraordinary steam-punk styled amplifier
Reviewed by Noel Keywood


36 Connected Fidelity AC-2K Balanced Power Supply
Balance your mains supply to the hi-fi with this
cryogenically treated transformer.
Noel Keywood enjoys the result.


Hi-Fi World September 2022


58 QED XT3 Power Cable
Martin pipe listens to a new, affordable power cable.


32 North West Audio Show
Hi-Fi World heads North to Cheshire for
the popular North West Audio Show.


Olde Worlde
46 Olde Worlde
Martin Pipe rescues a Sony TC-186SD cassette
deck to look closely at 1970s cassette deck technology.


62 News 
All the latest and greatest vinyl releases
for you, from the pen of Paul Rigby.


64 Exposure VXN Phono Stage
A high quality discrete transistor phono stage gets 
close attention from John Pickford.


71 Audio Technica AT-LPW30 Turntable
Noel Keywood spins LPs using a budget turntable
from Audio Technica.


77 Audiophile Books
Three books: ready steady go; buying into
Britpop; Shindig!
Reviewed by Paul Rigby.


And More...
40 World Standards
Updated guide to the latest and greatest
hi-fi hardware on sale.


51, 53, 55, And 57 Opinion
The team get to grips with matters music,
hi-fi and life!


60 Audiophile Vinyl
Paul Rigby rounds up the latest audiophile
vinyl releases.


78 Dial-A-Dealer
A comprehensive guide to UK hi-fi retailers.


79 Classifieds
Second-hand bargains.


80 Next Month
What we hope to bring you in the next
sizzling issue...


81 Advertisers' Index


82 Classic Cuts
White Plains album – White Plains
Reviewed by Paul Rigby




Click here to subscribe to Hi-Fi World.




Previous Issues

January  February  March  April  May  June  July



January  February  March  April  May  June   July

August  September  October  November  December


January  February  March  April  May

August  September  October  November  December


January  February  March  April  May  June  July

August  September  October  November  December


January  February  March  April  May  June  July

August  September  October   November   December


January  February  March  April  May  June  July

August  September  October   November   December


January  February  March  April  May  June  July

August  September  October  November   December


January  February  March  April  May  June  July

August  September  October  November  December


January  February  March  April  May  June  July

August  September  October  November   December


January  February March  April  May  June  July

August  September  October  November  December


January  February  March April  May  June  July

August  September  October  November  December


January  February  March  April 
May  June  July

August  September  October  November  December


January February  March  April  May  June  July

August  September  October  November  December


August   September   October   November   December















































Quick Links

Audiophile Review Magazine
High-End Audio Equipment Reviews


Equipment Review Archives
Turntables, Cartridges, Etc
Digital Source
Do It Yourself (DIY)
Cables, Wires, Etc
Loudspeakers/ Monitors
Headphones, IEMs, Tweaks, Etc
Ultra High-End Audio Reviews


Enjoy the Music.TV


Editorials By Tom Lyle
Viewpoint By Roger Skoff
Viewpoint By Steven R. Rochlin
Various Think Pieces
Manufacturer Articles

Show Reports
Pacific Audio Fest 2022 Report
T.H.E. Show 2022 Report
HIGH END Munich 2022
AXPONA 2022 Show Report
CanJam Singapore 2022 Report
Salon Audio Montréal Audiofest 2022
Florida Audio Expo 2022
AudioCon Los Angeles 2022
Capital Audiofest 2021 Show
The HiFi Summit Q2 2021
T.H.E. Show 2021 Report
The HiFi Summit Q4 2020
The HiFi Summit Q2 2020
Bristol Hi-Fi Show Report 2020
Click here for previous shows.


Audiophile Contests
Cool Free Stuff For You
Tweaks For Your System
Vinyl Logos For LP Lovers
Lust Pages Visual Beauty


Resources & Information
Music Definitions
Hi-Fi Definitions


Daily Industry News

High-End Audio News & Information


Partner Print Magazines
Australian Hi-Fi Magazine
hi-fi+ Magazine
HiFi Media
Hi-Fi World
Sound Practices
The Absolute Sound
VALVE Magazine


For The Press & Industry
About Us
Press Releases
Official Site Graphics


Contests & Our Mailing List

Our free newsletter for monthly updates & enter our contests!




Home   |   Industry News   |   Equipment Reviews   |   Press Releases   |   About Us   |   Contact Us


All contents copyright©  1995 - 2022  HighEndAudio.com and Enjoy the Music.com®
May not be copied or reproduced without permission.  All rights reserved.