Category: Preamps & Controls

Quick Bits: Prism Sound CALLIA USB DAC and Pre-Amplifier

Audio Bacon’s review queue is always growing. Sometimes we just have a few hours or days with a product. Quick Bits are meant to give our readers a concise overview of a product. We’ll let the photos speak on the superficial, features, inputs/outputs, etc. We’ll most likely skip all the technicals and get straight what’s…


Schiit Audio Loki – Purists vs Pragmatists

Everything old is new again. Tone controls of various types were standard on everything in my youth. Somewhere in the 80’s(?) the “purity” of the signal chain became a mantra and those controls disappeared from most audio gear. You lived with the shortcomings of the recorded source material in the name of accuracy and truth…