In numerous reviews Neil Young would talk about his high resolution music player , now called Pono I believe.
In typical Neil fashion no dates ever seem to be mentioned and we still await the machine.
In the meantime Astell & Kern have brought out three models in this genre. The AK100, the AK120 and now the AK240.
Each one pretty much doubling in price. I am dreading the AK480 cost.
By the law of diminishing returns surely the AK240 cannot be twice as good as the AK120, which was pretty damn good.
Well the answer is, in a totally subjective way, yes it is.
Though I loved the AK120 I felt it needed an external amp to sound at its best, the AK240 has no… Read more