A DAC (digital-to-analog converter) transforms digital files or streams into music. Learn how to choose the DAC that best meets your needs.
Learn how to get great sound from your computer, tie it into your home audio system, and improve your user experience.
A review of Audioengine's pocket-sized D3 digital-to-analog converter.
Find out what makes high-res audio sound better, and how you can experience it.
How to make the most of Amazon's high-res and CD-quality music streams. Plus an in-depth review of the service by Jeff Miller, Crutchfield's headphone guy.
AudioQuest DragonFly USB DACs give your sound quality a huge boost with a 32-bit DAC and a built-in headphone amplifier.
Crutchfield's top picks for portable high-res music players, plus some suggested headphones and speakers to go with them.