Sound+Image Awards 2017

Sound+Image Awards 2017

All our winners in our 2017 Awards, and a micro-site also listing winners from the last decade. Get our complete digital issue for write-ups on every winner!
Naim Audio NAP 250 DR power amplifier REVIEW

Naim Audio NAP 250 DR power amplifier REVIEW

There’s a clear statement here: ‘follow us on our path and we’ll take you to the music’. And with the NAP 250 DR, that’s exactly the destination.
Vivid Audio B1 Decade REVIEW

Vivid Audio B1 Decade REVIEW

At $32,000 crisp ones, the B1D swings towards the top rung of the standmount ladder. Fortuitously, when it comes to its superb sound quality, it rises to just such an auspicious elevation.
Pioneer SC-LX501 AV receiver REVIEW

Pioneer SC-LX501 AV receiver REVIEW

A fine receiver for Dolby Atmos (two rather than four overhead speakers), full support for low impedance loudspeakers, and good network control.
Streaming vs Ownership: an interview with Naim’s Dan Poulton

Streaming vs Ownership: an interview with Naim’s Dan Poulton

Streaming vs ownership - why not have both? says Naim Audio’s Dan Poulton.
Sony audio - interview with Abel Makhraz

Sony audio - interview with Abel Makhraz

At IFA 2016 we caught up with the head of Sony Australia's audio department, Abel Makhraz.
From Krix, with PUNCH!

From Krix, with PUNCH!

A launch night with Scott Krix at West Coast Hi-Fi Midland led to one of the first installs of the new Krix ‘Series MX’ modular system.