"This is an award that was a year in the making. AURALiC has upped its game with its G2.1 series of digital audio products, and the triumvirate of VEGA G2.1 streaming DAC, ARIES G2.1 wireless streaming transporter and SIRIUS G2.1 upsampling processor ... by the addition of the LEO GX.1 Reference Master Clock..."
"...Here the ALTAIR G2.1 really gets its teeth into the gorgeous production, allowing the sax to soar above the deep, superbly resolved bass, while the guitar and piano are also given full licence to be heard to thrilling effect. It's all so effortless, as well as being a richly rewarding listen, and the recordings don't have to be state of the art for this player to work its magic..."
"...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..."