"...The more time and energy you spend matching the SIRIUS G2.1 to its bedfellows, the better. Simply inserting it between digital devices and hoping for the best will likely give you a reasonably good performance, but drilling deeper into
matching the SIRIUS G2.1 to the DAC, setting the right filters and even some gentle EQ all benefit the listener..."
"...The Auralic breaks down the sometimes quite complex events in a fine, detailed and well audible way. Meanwhile, it also delivers the necessary pressure in the lower registers to give the music the appropriate push and seize the listener. The network player also collects plenty of bonus points with its convincing dynamics..."
"...Therefore, the Altair G1 not only impresses at first glance, but also passes the more thorough test with flying colors. It‘s a really great device and served us well as an audiophile „aromatherapy“ for the ever-stressed editor of a hi-fi magazine. It thus became a soothing haven of peace, which we are quite reluctant to let go of."