Recently, Neil Gader of The Absolute Sound magazine has extensively tested the Merlot DAC and the Syrah Music Server of Playback Designs!
“As this listening evaluation drew to a close, I was left with the sense that the historical divisions between digital and analog continue to fall away even as each segment keeps surpassing its preceding generations. The Merlot DAC and Syrah Music Server produced some of the most compellingly musical audio that I’ve heard from a source component—digital or analog—in quite a while. And if that’s not worth raising a glass to and celebrating, well, then I don’t know what is. Drink this one in while you can”
Read the full review HERE
You can “experience” the Merlot Dac as well as the Syrah Music Server from Playback Designs at the Dé HifiWinkel Beek – Ubbergen. Website: http://www.hifiwinkel-beek.nl/
Website Playback Designs: http://www.playbackdesigns.com/