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Letters to the editor: Hegel’s SoundEngine explained

By | October 27th, 2018|Categories: DAR|Tags: , , , , , |

“Hello John,

I just finished watching the Hegel Video. I thoroughly enjoyed it. You make it look so easy…but I assume it isn’t; making it look easy is very hard as far as my experience goes.

I very much appreciate your non-audiophile take on things and the gentle winks and nods. I hope your audience can enjoy many more of these very well made longer form films in the future.

Your approach brings a very much needed breath of fresh air to audio gear coverage.Read the full article

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Hit the north! A visit to Hegel’s headquarters

By | March 2nd, 2018|Categories: DAR|Tags: , , , , , , |

Hegel. In this case, not the 18th Century German philosopher but a Norwegian rock band formed by one Bent Holter who would recycle the name in 1997 for an Oslo-based hi-fi company that’s been going strong (but stready) ever since. Happy 21st birthday, Hegel Music Systems.

Hegel’s main thrust is integrated amplifiers. On their website we count five, each offering in-built UPnP/Airplay streaming and D/A conversion: H90 (US$2000), Rost (US$3000), H160 (US$3500), H190 (US$4000) and H360 (US$6000). Pricing isn’t astronomical and the casework isn’t fancy schmancy.… Read the full article

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