Preamplifier Reviews


Ayon Audio The Absolute Sound “The Bugatti of Audio” Award

September 17, 2020

Ayon Audio – The Absolute Sound “The Bugatti of Audio” Award

Ayon Audio Editors’ Choice Award for 2019 – The Absolute Sound

April 30, 2019
2019 TAS Editors Choice Award

The Absolute Sound’s Editors’ Choice Award for 2019 – Goes to Ayon Audio!

Ayon Audio Auris II Review – Audio Reference

June 15, 2016

Ayon Auris II Preamplifier AYON AUDIO AWARDED “BEST SOUND” MUNICH HIGH END AUDIO SHOW 2015 ! REVIEW SUMMARY: “Auris gave some body to this image. It put the whole sound more “stable onto the ground”. It filled the air with lively tissue and loaded some serious mass wherever needed. It was this pre‐amp, not the…

Ayon Audio – Blog Review from Audio-Philia

March 26, 2016
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Ayon Blog Review from Audio-Philia March 26, 2016  –  Linda Gray Introducing Ayon Audio – New to Audio-philia         Timeless Design. Magic Sound.   Ayon Audio is an award-winning Austrian company offering one of the most extensive and highly regarded ranges of vacuum tube components in the world, including amplifiers, preamplifiers, headphone amps,…

Ayon Audio Spheris Phonostage Review – SoundRebels

February 8, 2015

AYON SPHERIS PHONOSTAGE ENGLISH VER. The current trend of growing interest in vinyl resulted in more and more companies having a phonostage in their catalog. The bigger players in the branch have even more than one model, covering all price levels they operate on. Of course to be able to properly position a turntable preamplifier,…

Ayon Audio Spheris III Review and Award – High Fidelity

January 27, 2015

Ayon Spheris III Linestage By Wojciech Pacula                               January 2015                                No. 128 My memories from (I think) the first edition of High End Show in Munich (after…

Ayon Audio Spheris III Test and Review – HIFI Statement

October 13, 2014
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Ayon Spheris III 13.10.2014 // JÜRGEN SAILE What happens when a company like Ayon Audio once pulls out all stops and leaves the technicians off the leash? Sends the controller together with red pencil on vacation? This is what happened with the new Spheris III precursor. At least it seems. But I will do the devil and betray everything…

Ayon Audio Polaris III and Orthos XS Review – haute fidelite

August 10, 2014

AYON POLARIS III & ORTHOS XS These particularly accomplished and innovative new electronics feature stunning technical specifications. Rather than figures with very relative meaning, it is through listening that we have discovered animals as ferocious as they are subtle.   The electronic tubes really different, radical but musically haunting are quite rare to find. Those of the Austrian…

Ayon Polaris – HXOS 5-star Review

March 21, 2014

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2011 Editors’ Choice Award: Ayon Audio Polaris III – The Absolute Sound

December 15, 2011

The Absolute Sound (USA) – The 2011 Editors’ Choice Award AYON Polaris III Preamplifier This full-function preamplifier’s highlights include outstanding three-dimensional imaging and endless layering coupled with no fatiguing, reference-quality transient delivery. Instruments seem to “pop up” from nowhere. The phonostage dazzles with liquidity and detail, plus it offers the ability to play low-output moving…