April 23, 2020

Hestia preamp arrived.  Outstanding construction.  Nice work!

I'm running the balanced outputs into a Simaudio W-5 amplifier. 
The balanced outputs work great.  Very clean sound.

Thanks for the speedy service!

John K.



April 18, 2020

"I never did get around to adding these sleek silvery twins to our collection. To this day I simply remember them for most exemplifying what makes this Zu speaker special and different; and doing so for a very fair price indeed. I'm admittedly still hazy on which of Hy...

October 11, 2019

The Denafrips Hestia and Hyperion review! Badass, underrated HiFi.

 Watch it on YouTube: https://youtu.be/qw1K76Ki69A

Review by: Zero Fidelity

Yours Sincerely,




May 29, 2019

Denafrips Hyperion Power Amplifier Review

If anyone wants to understand/appreciate the results of the technological revolution that has taken place in China, look no further than this amp.

The law of diminishing returns on investment operates fuzzily in the wacky world o...

April 28, 2019

That review, the preface was more about emotions, now the main story. First there will be a small introductory word, split into 2 parts, one about the technical side, the cables used and how the test itself is conducted.

The second, the main part, will be more about the...

March 28, 2019

Thanks to Alvin, I have the Denafrips Hestia-Hyperion combo on loan for a month side by side with my modest reference Pass Labs HPA1-XA25 combo.

I will just share some of my own impression.

Using the Hestia as pre-amp, comparing Hyperion (XLR) vs XA25 (RCA), I found both...

March 12, 2019

This is my first review of the Hestia & Hyperion!

These devices stayed in Sochi for several days, a total of 6 people heard them (photos above), listening in two systems - in my Single Ended type 45 triode system & full-range 10" paper-cone speakers at 8 ohm, and solid-...

January 30, 2019

"To recap and very much like the flagship Denafrips Terminator DAC, the Hestia preamp and Hyperion amplifier emphasize rich tone, macrodynamic swing and organic textures over extreme detail, explicit treble and speed. As such, they pack things which have some people lo...

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