In Japan, and have just been shown – and had demonstrated – a little device said to be able to make any product with a USB port sound better.
Can tell you it involves hand-soldering in silver, and mica from Giridi Bihar in sub-Himalayan India, may sell for €100, and comes from a surprising source.
And it’s said to work on audio systems with USB inputs, laptops and – using an adapter – even your iDevice.
More when I get home and have a chance to play with it in my own systems – watch this space…
Written by Andrew Everard