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Cambridge Audio Sonata NP30

  • Cambridge Audio Sonata NP30
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Based on 14 scores, 18 reviews available
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Expert reviews and ratings

By firstpost.com on 70

There are many shortcomings that we can point out on the peripheral values and most of them will be related to ergonomics or user interface, but the Cambridge Audio NP30 wins when it comes to the core - being able to deliver the next level of...

By Expert Reviews on 100

An absolute must-buy for hi-fi enthusiasts that only listen to music in one room...

By Trusted Reviews on 90

The NP30 provides a slick, hassle-free way of liberating your digital music library. And with reliable streaming, sublime sound quality and top-notch build quality it’s remarkably good value for...

By Computeractive on 60

A very high-quality music player, but it's far too expensive for what it does...

By soundandvision.com on

A fine-sounding option for those looking for a networked audio player — with a few ergonomic quirks Finally — and this one’s not Cambridge’s fault — the player is limited to the organizational structure of the services it, uh, serves, whether these are...

By theregister.co.uk on 75

While the Cambridge Audio Sonata NP30 has hi-fi credentials with its native 24/96 streaming rate, but you’ll need a decent system to appreciate it. You’ll also need an iOS device to get the most out of it too. Due in Q4 this year, is the Android...

By CNET Australia on 81

The Cambridge Audio NP30 is a herald of the future of streaming media with wide format support and decent quality...

By itreviews.com on 100

OK, so there's no sign of Apple Airplay, but this music streamer is way ahead of its time. The addition of a useful app is welcome, while the UuVol streaming hub is excellent the more it's used and customized - and makes operation of the NP30 far...

By Pocket-lint on 80

It lacks Apple AirPlay, but lossless music fans are served well by the NP30. A standalone streamer of this price could be overkill for most, but audiophiles will adore the...

By Whathifi.com on 100

Network music players are fast replacing CD players at the heart of many hi-fi systems. Traditional hi-fi brands such as Linn and Naim have stormed the high-end; this £400 NP30 is the cheapest such device that we’ve seen.The NP30 allows you to play...

By TechRadar on 80

At Munich's High End 2010 show, Cambridge announced the NP30 network streamer. By the time the same event came around this year it had just about finished it. Cambridge's excuse for this extraordinary tardiness is that network audio is a fast-moving...

International Review By dgl.ru on

Все еще слушаете компакт-диски? А почему не восковые цилиндры? Давно пора освоить технологии XXI века, чтобы освободить музыку от физических оков, — справиться с этой задачей помогут семь стримеров в обзоре от журнала Stuff. Logitech Squeezebox Touch Что...

International Review By Datatid on 80

Enheden har indbygget WiFi og kan streame fra flere kilder – også internetradio. Men den skal, ganske som Sonos, tilsluttes et musikanlæg eller forstærker for at spille over et sæt højttalere. Ganske som på Sonos er der LAN-tilslutning, analog udgang...

International Review By dgl.ru on

Сетевые музыкальные плееры все чаще заменяют в Hi-Fi-системах CD-проигрыватели. Известные производители Hi-Fi-техники (к примеру, Linn и Naim) предложили аппараты High-End-класса; NP30 за $760 – самая недорогая модель этого типа. NP30 воспроизводит...

International Review By Komputer for Alle on 80

Det gør den kendte engelske hi-fi producent Cambridge Audio nu op med og har lanceret Sonata NP30, der både i form og finish minder om et traditionelt hi-fi-produkt. Men der er tale om en musikserver, der via trådløst netværk kan streame fra din pc...

International Review By PC-tidningen on 80

Det vill den engelska hi-fi-tillverkaren Cambridge Audio ändra på. Nu lanserar de Sonata NP30, som i form och framtoning påminner om en traditionell hi-fi-produkt. Men det handlar om en musikserver, som via trådlöst nätverk kan strömma från din dator...

International Review By CNET.de on 81

Der Cambridge Audio Sonata NP30 bietet eine sehr gute Formatunterstützung und ordentlichen Klang und ist der Vorbote einer Audio-Zukunft, die auf Media-Streaming fokussiert. Fanden Sie diesen Testbericht nützlich? ...

International Review By Alpha-Audio on

De NP30 van Cambridge Audio is een bijzonder scherp geprijsde streaming audio speler die ronduit uitstekend presteert. Het kan zonder twijfel met gemak een midrange cd-speler vervangen zonder concessies te hoeven doen op gebied van geluidskwaliteit....