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Audio Bacon RMAF 2017 Grand Show Report – Ayon Audio Lumen White

16/10/2017

RMAF 2017 – Ayon Lumenwhite “Best Sound” of Show   The Lumen White Kyara ($49,900/pair) and Ayon Audio Orthos XS Gen 4 mono blocks ($29,000/pair) were one of the best sounds from the show. The soundstage was unbelievably wide, stretching way beyond the boundaries of the small hotel room. There’s…

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Hi-End Show – IAS Tokyo 2017

14/10/2017

September 28th – October 01st, 2017  Japan

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RMAF 2017 Show- Ayon Audio Review – Stereophile

13/10/2017

Jana’s RMAF Weekend Continues . . . Jana Dagdagan           |              Oct 13, 2017 Have you heard of xiao long bao (aka “soup dumplings”)? Not to be confused with any other type of dumpling, this semi-recent foodie sensation in the West hails…

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Ayon Audio CD-10 Hi-Fi Choice Test and Review

05/10/2017

Ayon CD-10  CD/SACD              TEST The new Ayon CD-10 CD / SACD player replaces the previously produced CD-1x and CD-07s constructions in the catalog, becoming the most powerful middle-class model that the Austrian manufacturer has released to date Date: 2017-10-05 Author: Arkadiusz Ogrodnik The Austrian Ayon regularly visits…

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Ayon Audio CD-07 Review – Hi-Fi Choice

29/09/2017

Ayon CD-07 CD player A touch of glass Can this substantial valve output CD player mix it with the hardcore contenders? Jason Kennedy finds out Ayon is an Austrian company that produces sources, amplifi ers and loudspeakers, as well as glass audio components. It makes its own power valves at…

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Ayon CD-T II

06/08/2017

Ayon CD-T II   After more than 5 years’ production time of the CD-T and its unbroken success we have decided to essentially rework it and equip it with some special features. We have kept the legendary Philips Pro drive (to our opinion one of the best sounding CD-drive ever…

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Ayon CD-35 HF

06/07/2017

Ayon CD-35 HF Best Product of 2017   Whipped up by the great success of the CD-35 we got more and more requests to launch a special and limited Version of the CD-35, quasi a “digital” machine that should as “analogue” as never before. All music lovers engaged in top…

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Ayon CD-35 „Stereoplay“ – June 2017, Germany

22/06/2017

Review summary: English Translation “Actually, this machine is completely crazy. Or absolutely ingenious?” “The Austrians, famous for sheer monumental solutions, indeed do not incorporate in their top-player one of the usual “me too..” valve assemblies but rather an absolutely cunning elaborate amplifier section equipped with noblest components, and moreover relies…

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LAAS Show 2017 Ayon Audio – Enjoy the Music

19/06/2017

Los Angeles Audio Show 2017 Report LAAS 2017 Show Report “Best Sound” Cost No Object – Ayon Audio, Lumen White LAAS 2017 High-End Audio Show Report Wait what the??? Ayon Audio is a normal room? After many years of attending shows you simply get kinda sorta useta who’s room is…

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Ayon Audio CD-10 Hi Fi Review

09/06/2017

Ayon CD-10 Player By Greg Borrowman | Friday, 09 June 2017 06:31 Ayon Audio has released its CD-10 SACD/CD player, which is a re-design of the company’s CD-1sx. It has a new DAC, a switchable PCM-DSD converter, a magnetic disc clamp and a 6H30 single-ended triode output stage. ‘Ayon’s new…

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The 2017 Los Angeles Audio Show

06/06/2017

Robert Harley on Electronics By Robert Harley, Jun 06th, 2017 RH’s Best of Show Best Sound (cost no object) USA Tube Audio’s demonstration of the new Lumen White speakers driven by Ayon electronics was spectacularly great, with wall-to-wall soundstaging. Close your eyes and you’d never know that you were in…

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Ayon System Review:

06/06/2017

by Thanasis Moraitis (Greece) for HIEND NEWS – Ultimate Newspaper & Deals of HIEND Audio Equipment web magazine. From Austria to Greece: Ayon ‘Tmeless Design’ Setup by Audio Design Ayon ‘Timeless Design’ Setup in Greece 1.   Richard’s Gray 640SE choke  + power stationAtlas non filtered2.   ΝAS: 3 TB – Modified by Ayon…

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Hi-End Show – 2017, May 18th – 21st, Germany – Munich

30/05/2017
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Ayon Conquistador

25/05/2017

Ayon Conquistador “State of the Art & Cost – no – Object”   Timeless beauty – elegant, pure and full of innovative technology This preamp is inimitable with a unique character. With the Conquistador everything started with a blank sheet of paper. Developing and designing a new project you must…

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Ayon Audio Vulcan Evo – Positive Feedback Review

06/05/2017

Ayon Audio Vulcan Evo Amplifiers 05-06-2017                 |           By Brad Morrical               | Issue 9 Ayon Audio has over the last 15 years become one of the best known high end tube amplifier manufacturers, at…

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High End Show – Munich 2017- Ayon Audio

01/05/2017

Visit us on our next exhibition: HIGH END 2017 – Ayon Audio Booth D03, Hall 1  ( Living Sound GmbH :  Ayon Audio & Lumen White ) 18 th –  21th May 2017 M.O.C. München Lilienthalallee 40 80939 München Germany

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Ayon HA-3 “Stereoplay“ – April 2017, Germany

21/04/2017

Some review quotes: English Translation Also in the HA-3 and practically unchanged you find again Ayon’s tonal philosophy already known from the big powerful triode amps. This includes a dry, acutely firm, and voluminous bass-fundament, that also here became unmistakably manifest with the rather slimly “predisposed” Sennheiser HD800. Impact and…

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Ayon Audio CD-35 HiFi Critic Review

21/04/2017

Ayon CD-35 CD/SACD Player Reviewer: JULIAN MUSGRAVE “ The Ayon is a masterpiece of High End design and execution. ….Anne-Sophie Mutter’s violin sounds richer on the CD-35 than on the other players, and has impressive fluidity and texture”.  SUMMARY: The Ayon is a masterpiece of High End design and execution. Its…

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Ayon Audio Crossfire Evo Review – SoundRebels

10/04/2017

Ayon Crossfire Evo Monoblock Power Amplifier Opinion 1 I think, that most of you will agree with me, that the Austrian brand Ayon is part of the demanding world of audiophiles and High End for at least some years. And at that it is very recognizable. I know, that a…

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Ayon Audio S-10 Network Player Review: HIFI Statement

27/03/2017

  Ayon Audio S-10 27.03.2017 // ROLAND DIETL At last year’s High End, Gerhard Hirt, owner and CEO of Ayon, introduced me to his new development in the area of ​​network players in detail and afterwards it was clear that we wanted to have this device tested as soon as…

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Editor’s Choice Award for 2017 from TAS

17/03/2017

The Absolute Sound — USA

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Ayon S-3 Junior – „AVMENTOR” – March 2017, Greece;

16/03/2017

Review summary: English Translation All functions available by the S3-junior user’s interface are easy to use by everyone while the 3,5-inch display is clear and keeps you always informed. The first impression you get by listening to the S-3 junior is a big 3D soundstage which is always pleasant and friendly…

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Ayon CD-3sx CD Player – Positive Feedback

01/03/2017

03-01-2017 | By Gary Lea  Issue 90 The Ayon CD-3sx CD Player is a companion piece to the Ayon Triton III integrated amplifier that I reviewed. This is a full-featured Tube Top Loader CD-Player Class-A triode vacuum-tube output stage for single-ended & balanced operation, All the superlatives that apply to…

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Hi-End Show – BAV 2017, February 02nd – 05th, Bangkok – Thailand

09/02/2017
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Ayon Audio CD-35 SoundRebels Review

29/01/2017

Ayon CD-35 Despite rumors about the death of the CD format dwelling around for some time, the silver disc does not care about them and still holds its position. Although sales are going down slowly and new issues are selling better on vinyl and as files, or in streaming, but…

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Ayon CD-35 „High Fidelity“ No. 152 (English Version)

28/01/2017

January 2017, Poland http://highfidelity.pl/@main-713&lang=enhttp://highfidelity.pl/@main-707&lang=enhttp://highfidelity.pl/@main-716&lang=en

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Ayon CD-35

26/01/2017

Ayon CD-35   CD Player   The Ayon CD-35 establishes a new benchmark in SE-Triode vacuum-tube CD/SACD-Player performance by combining a fully balanced PCM-DSD DAC. The CD-35 is also prepared for computer playback and general DSD professional audio use. The CD-35 is in many respects a new ground-breaking CD/SACD-Player design with…

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Ayon Audio CD-35 Review by High Fidelity

14/01/2017

Super Audio CD Player: Ayon Audio CD-35 By Wojciech Pacula                                      January 2017                                         …

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Ayon Audio Odin III Gen 4 Stereo Amplifier ($26,500)

13/01/2017

The Odin, a 50 watt per channel direct heated triode stereo amp, is a state-of-the-art tube amp made in Austria and is among the best I’ve heard.  Its ability to throw an open soundstage filled with images of high density and energy while being highly resolving yet neutral in tonal…

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Most Wanted 2016

11/01/2017

Most Wanted 2016   Ayon Odin III  „The Stereo Times“ –  Most Wanted 2016 Award, USA

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Ayon HA-3 „High Fidelity“ No. 151 (English Version)

01/01/2017

December 2016, Poland Text & Images: Wojciech Pacula         / December 2016   /     No.151 It is very difficult to understand why companies specializing in devices based on electron tubes did not rush to the new market segment, which suddenly opened up to them – the headphone amplifiers’ one. Very…

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Special Award 2016 by High Fidelity – Poland

01/01/2017

Special Award 2016 by High Fidelity – Poland  Ayon Audio CD-35 The audio world is dangerously heading towards price absurdities. The more expensive a product is, the more people write about it. Some of these devices are really worth paying attention to and truly make us understand sound better, but…

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Ayon Audio CD-35 Positive Feedback’s Review

01/01/2017

Ayon Audio CD-35 Super Audio CD Player Review + Krakow Sonic Society Vol 1, KTS Meeting # 105 01-01-2017          |     By Wojciech Pacula     |                 Issue 89 The Super Audio CD Player, Ayon Audio  CD-35 turned out to…

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Ayon Audio Spirit PA – SoundRebels

10/12/2016

Opinion 1 After two weeks of very tiring reportage marathon, during which our day easily reached eighteen-nineteen working hours, finally we can sit down for a while, take a deep breath and tackle some things we did not manage before the AVS. Well, it seemed that we had things photographed,…

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2016 Positive Feedback Writers’ Choice Award!

2016 Positive Feedback Writers’ Choice Award!

18/11/2016

Positive Feedback – Ayon Triton III

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Ayon Audio Triton III – Positive Feedback Writer’s Choice 2016 Award and Review

18/11/2016

                            Beginning at the end of 2003, PF established its first annual awards for fine audio. The Brutus Award was established for the best that David Robinson and Dave Clark had heard in their own listening rooms during that…

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Ayon Audio Sigma Review – hi-fi advice.com

16/11/2016

Ayon Sigma DAC  CHRISTIAAN PUNTER    16 November 2016 Tube Seduction with technical precision I’ve never been very tube oriented, but I have to admit that the glowing bottles are starting to grow on me since the Avant Gardes occupied my listening space along with a range of tube amps. I always…

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Klangbilder/Vienna Show Report – Review

15/11/2016

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We exhibit: Hi-Fi Show/Klangbilder-Vienna

15/11/2016

Hi-Fi Show/Klangbilder – Vienna / Austria, November 10th – 13th, 2016Location: Arctotel Kaiserwasser, Wagramer Str. 8, 1220 WienAyon Audio & Lumen White

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Warsaw, Poland — High-End Show 2016

15/11/2016

Best Sound of the Show and Best of the Best!

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Ayon Audio Triton III Review – Positive Feedback

14/11/2016

Ayon Audio Triton III Integrated Amplifier 11-14-2016 | By  Gary Lea | Issue 88 I have always been a fan of Ayon products. While many of their offerings are not for the faint of heart from a cost perspective you can generally count on the company to produce some of the…

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Hi-End Show – Warsaw, Poland – Nov 4-6, 2016

10/11/2016

Ayon Audio & Lumen White Show Photos November 4th – 6th, 2016Ayon Audio & Lumen White  

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Ayon Audio S-10 Network Player

08/11/2016

Ayon S-10 In 2011 Ayon Audio has set a milestone with the S-3: the first network-player with top-class vacuum-tube technology worldwide, separate DAC section and an analogue preamp section. 6 years later we present the successor S-10 and it was created to embody, in more advanced technologies and very flexible…

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Ayon Audio Scorpio Mono – High Fidelity Review

02/11/2016

By Wojciech Pacula                            November 2016          No.150 I know Gerhard Hirt pretty well, I think I can call him my friend. He runs his company, Ayon Audio as a top class manager should but at the…

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Nautilus – Grand Opening

15/10/2016

Warsaw, October 2016

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Tokyo Show 2016

04/10/2016

Hi-End Show – Tokyo, Japan September 30th – October 2nd, 2016Ayon Audio & Lumen White

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T.H.E. Show Newport 2016 Review/ Award for Ayon Audio – Enjoy the Music

26/09/2016

T.H.E. Show Newport 2016 Report The Home Entertainment Show 2016 Ayon Audio / USA Tube Audio Labs Featuring Lumin White, Mastersound, Torus Power, Mark Levinson and Revel.   The Ayon Audio and USA Tube Audio room at T.H.E. Show Newport 2016 filled the large Ballroom Salon E with multiple high-end audio…

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Ayon Cables – Pearl Series

15/09/2016

Ayon Pearl series Cables – Almost daily we are confronted by our worldwide customers with the question which cable would be most appropriate or best sounding for their Ayon installation. Unfortunately, there is no “best” cable and will never be! Every cable has different effects on the sound produced by…

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2016 Editors’ Choice Award: Ayon Audio CD-3sx — The Absolute Sound

02/09/2016

Ayon-Audio-CD-3sx-Review_TAS-2016 Ayon CD-3sx 2016 Editors’ Choice Award 2016 Editors’ Choice Awards: Disc Players $2,000 – $10,000 by TAS Staff           September 2, 2016 Categories: Disc players, Multi-format disc players Ayon Audio CD-3sx CD-player/DAC/Preamplifier The Class A vacuum-tube-based CD-3sx has the capability to serve as a CD player,…

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2016 Blue Note Award: Ayon Audio Crossfire EVO – Enjoy The Music

01/09/2016

September 2016  & Magazine Best Audiophile Product of 2016 Blue Note Award Best Of 2016 Blue Note Equipment Awards Ayon Audio Crossfire EVO Monoblock Power Amplifier Price: €22,500 / pair with AA62B, €25,000 / pair with AA82B   Ayon Audio Crossfire EVO Monoblock Power Amplifier   “I have been using Ayon’s preamplifiers…

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