Category Archives: 1 Series

(Re-)Discovering the I1(update)… Part 2

Alan Taffel of The Absolute Sound magazine reviews the I1 V2.2 software upgrade! Since when did magazines start reviewing firmware updates? Since those updates started significantly upgrading the performance of the units in question. It’s fair to say that Alan Taffel was impressed by the upgrade in performance. He was floored by the fact that […]

(Re-)Discovering the I1(update)… Part 1

Who knew that the I1 was named Nigel? Apparently, Roy Gregory at Gy8. His recent article “We Need to Talk About Nigel…” is subtitled, Understanding CH Precision’s I1 – no ordinary integrated. It captures perfectly just what makes the I1 so conceptually and technically distinct from other integrated amplifiers, the advantages of its unique approach […]

Roy Gregory’s comprehensive C1.2 review

C1.2 Digital to Analog Controller - CH Link Screen (front view, high angle)

Roy Gregory’s comprehensive C1.2 review for is ready to read, in full, right here. Detailing the differences between the C1 and the C1.2, both mechanically and sonically, as well as the way it fits around the other boxes in the CH digital eco-system, this is a must read for anybody contemplating a serious DAC/Controller […]

The first C1.2 review is in!

Stereophile editor Jim Austin’s eagerly awaited, in-depth review covers not just the performance and technology built into the C1.2 DAC/Controller, but the part it plays at the centre of the CH Precision digital eco-system, surrounded by the D1.5 CD/SACD transport, X1 External Power Supply and T1 Time Reference. How did JA enjoy his time with […]

Once Again The Results Are In…

CH Precision M10 Power Amplifier & Power Supply with L10 Preamplifier & Power Supply (Power & volume screens)

The Absolute Sound has published its 2022 Buyers Guide, the premier review magazine collating the list of those products recommended by its writers and editorial staff. At CH Precision, we are pleased and proud that no fewer than 10 of the 11 products in our range have received this highest level of recognition. The odd […]

CH Precision at High End Munich Show – Atrium 4.1, F118

This year, there’s a bumper crop of new product to see and hear. There are new digital products that are yet to see their first show outing, as well as the mighty 10 Series amplifiers! Demonstrations will centre on the digital upgrade path, starting with the new D1.5 CD/SACD player/transport with the X1 Power Supply. Once you are familiar with that, […]

Roy Gregory’s long awaited review of the D1.5 has landed – and it’s a corker!

“Playing the MQA encoded John Coltrane album, Ballads(UCCU-40111) demonstrates this CD player’s way with shape, pace and pattern, but it also demonstrates its note-to-note continuity and rhythmic agility.” Never knowingly underwritten, Mr Gregory has produced not just one but three related pieces. The main review is as comprehensive as it is thorough and insightful – but […]

The View from VUmètre

French magazine VUmètre recently enjoyed their first experience with CH Precision electronics. After two days of intensive listening to a series of 1 Series systems that demonstrate our scalable/expandable approach and structured upgrade path, the result was an eight page article on the company and its unique ethos. “We don’t recall ever encountering such a level […]

THE 2022 TAS Editors’ Choice Awards

The Absolute Sound Magazine has published its 2022 Editors’ Choice Awards Issue, recognising the great and the good amongst audio products. Following on from the 2021 L10/M10’s Overall Product Of The Year Award, no fewer than EIGHT individual CH Precision products received Editors’ Choice Awards. The winners were the A1.5, M1.1 and M10 amplifiers, L1 […]