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Einsnull Finds DP32 & 100p Combo "Sonically Incorruptible"

Review - Audiant DP32 USB DAC Preamplifier & 100p Power Amplifier - einsnullEinsnull magazine recently reviewed our award-winning Audiant DP32 USB DAC preamplifier and 100p power amplifier combination, describing the pairing as "sonically incorruptible" or more specifically – "klanglich unbestechlich".

Reviewer Christian Rechenbach also writes:

“Das ist eine moderne Vor/End-Kombi, die hinsichtlich Design den modernen Zeitgeist trifft, technisch auf dem neuesten Stand und klanglich unbestechlich ist und meine absolute Sympathie einheimsen konnte. Ich kann jedenfalls mit bestem Gewissen sagen, dass die Rückkehr von Perreaux auf den deutschen Markt eine Bereicherung ist.”

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eloquence 250i Reviewed by Hifi Statement

Review - eloquence 250i Integrated Amplifier - Hifi StatementIn their latest test German magazine Hifi Statement review our eloquence 250i integrated amplifier equipped with both optional modules the 24/192 USB DAC and MM/MC phono preamp.

Reviewer Jörg-Peter Schimmel couldn't believe how tube-like the sound of the 250i integrated amp is...

“If I did not know better, I would have guessed in a blind test it was a tube amp...”

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DP32 & 100p Awarded 5 Stars by Witchdoctor

Review - DP32 USB DAC Pre & 100p Stereo Power Amp - witchdoctor.co.nz

New Zealand online magazine for technology and hi-fi, witchdoctor.co.nz, recently reviewed our award-winning Audiant DP32 USB DAC preamp and 100p stereo power amp combination and awarded both components a full 5 stars.

Reviewer Andrew Baker claims "Perreaux has manufactured magic" and found the DP32 "had a proper analogue flavour with very little digital glare or harshness to be heard", while the 100p midrange was "smooth, transparent and packed full of detail with a near valve-like fluidity".

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A Letter From Stewart

Audiant DP32 USB DAC PreamplifierHi Perreaux

What a thing of beauty that DP32 is. You should be very proud to be producing such a lovely, high quality product.

I'd have to say the little high-tensile button head cap screws are a teensy bit overkill but I expect they were chosen for their form and colour and in that size high-tensile is likely the only option. So much nicer than the crappy cross-heads used normally, bravo.

It's obvious that plenty of careful thought went into the mechanical engineering as well as the electronics, the whole package just screams quality.

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HIFI4ALL.DK Reviews DP32 & 100p

Review - DP32 USB DAC Pre & 100p Stereo Power Amp - HIFI4ALL.DK

Our award-winning Audiant DP32 USB DAC preamp and 100p stereo power amp have just been reviewed by HIFI4ALL.DK.

Reviewed by Mikkel Gige, he compared the sound of the DP32 to that which he has only ever heard from vinyl and one other digital source:

“It is a huge achievement, as DP32 can be quite proud of. I have only experienced the same "analog" sound from one other digital player...”

You'll need to read the review to find out what player that was, although I will tell you it starts with 'M' and costs three times as much as the DP32.

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DP32 & 100p Reviewed by Audio Video Magazine

Review - DP32 USB DAC Pre & 100p Stereo Power Amp - Audio VideoAudio Video Magazine recently reviewed our Audiant DP32 USB DAC preamp and matching 100p stereo power amp in their October issue.

Reviewer William Kelly loved his time spent with the DP32/100p pre-power combination although, just like any self-respecting South African, he managed have a dig at us Kiwis in the process, particularly our national rugby team – the All Blacks.

William, might I remind you that the All Blacks are the current Rugby World Cup holders, won this year's Rugby Championship AND retained the Bledisloe Cup... need I say more? :-)

Thankfully William managed to put his prejudices to one side to find:

“This pair owes no explanation to anyone – it is simply very, very good at producing music.”

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Gold Editor's Choice Award for DP32 & 100p

Audiant DP32 & 100p Editors Choice AwardEsteemed UK audio mag Hi-Fi Choice have just reviewed the Perreaux Audiant DP32 USB DAC preamp and 100p stereo power amp in their December issue. They rate the Audiant pre-power combo a massive 10/10 (5/5 each) and award the pairing the coveted 'Hi-Fi Choice Editor's Choice' gold award.

To say we're 'totally chuffed' with the Editor's Choice award is an understatement. Recognition of this calibre doesn't come around that often and confirms the hours and hours of sweat, tears and determination that went into the development of the DP32 and 100p has created something truly magical.

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Richard's Audio Nirvana

Richard's Audio NirvanaRichard from New Zealand has assembled his ultimate home theatre audio system using Perreaux amplifiers and preamps – including two of our reference Prisma 350 stereo power amps and a 6160 six-channel power amp, along with the Prisma SM6 MkII and Audiant DP32 preamps and our Prisma CD1 CD player.

I'll let Richard explain his audio system in his own words...

“Forget attacks in the dark or subtleties or nuances. The reason why I went down the Perreaux path was completely all about the sound. The first time I ever heard a 350 was when I went to audition some JBL Ti-10ks that I saw on Trademe just over a year ago. The seller had bi-wired them with a couple of Accuphase power amps controlling the mids and trebles and the 350 was controlling the woofers. And when I say control I mean full on domination. Grip beyond anything I had ever seen or heard. Normally an amp will have a speaker on a leash but these appeared to be physically joined at the hip. I knew at that moment that my other amps were about to be given the cold shoulder.

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Salon Audio Video Reviews DP32 & 100p

Review - DP32 USB DAC Pre & 100p Stereo Power Amp - Salon Audio VideoIn their latest review Salon Audio Video test the Audiant DP32 USB DAC preamp and matching 100p stereo power amp.

They found the pre/power combination had "perfect musical balance" and "the upper range was pure and transparent, without sounding the slightest bit mechanical".

Reviewer Nikolay Efremov continues:

“Sound tracks with a rich spectrum and complicated rhythm are very legible, timbres of individual instruments are confidently heard”

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DP32 USB DAC Pre Reviewed by Hi-Fi.ru

Review - Audiant DP32 USB DAC Preamplifier - Hi-Fi.ruThe reviews of our Audiant DP32 USB DAC Preamp are starting to roll in. First-up is Russian audio magazine Hi-Fi-ru.

In their October issue Hi-Fi.ru reviews the Audiant DP32 and award it a 95% overall rating – including 95% for both sound and build quality.

Reviewer Maria Savina was impressed with the preamp's "splendid articulation" and "tonal smoothness" and found the sound of the DP32 "alive and moving".

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