RIHPA 2015

:: The Rocky Mountain International Audio Fest presents

The Rocky Mountain International HiFi Press Awards 2015.

The inaugural Rocky Mountain International HiFi Press Awards (RIHPA) are the High-end audio industry’s first world-wide press awards honoring High-end audio manufacturers. The Oscars of the audio industry.

:: The categories

  • Digital
  • CD-Player
    • Aesthetix Romulus Signature *2015 Winner*
    • DCS Vivaldi
    • oppo BDP-105
    • Parasound Halo CD 1
    • T+A MP 3000 HV
  • D/A converter
    • PS Audio DirectStream *2015 Winner*
    • Bricasti M1
    • Chord Electronics Hugo
    • EXOGAL Comet
    • MSB Technology Analog DAC
  • Music Servers and Computer Based-Audio
    • Auralic Aries *2015 Winner*
    • Antipodes Audio DX
    • Aurender X100
    • Cambridge Audio AZUR851N
    • Naim UnitiServe
  • Mobile Player
    • Pono Player *2015 Winner*
    • Astell & Kern AK240
    • Astell & Kern AK380
    • HiFi Man HM-802
    • Questyle QP1R
  • Analogue
  • Turntable
    • VPI CLassic Signature *2015 Winner*
    • AMG Giro
    • Kuzma Stabi XL DC
    • Linn Sondek LP12
    • Pioneer PLX-1000
  • Tonearm
    • VPI JMW10-3D *2015 Winner*
    • Kuzma 4 Point
    • Linn EKOS SE
    • Swedish Analogue Technologies
    • Thales Easy
  • Pickup Cartridge
    • Lyra ETNA *2015 Winner*
    • Clearaudio Virtuoso V2 Ebony MM
    • DS-Audio DS-W1
    • Ortofon Quintet Black
    • Soundsmith Sussuro
  • Phonostage
    • Rogers High Fidelity PA-1A *2015 Winner*
    • Audio research Reference Phono 10
    • Clearaudio Absolute Phono
    • Electrocompaniet ECP 2
    • PS Audio NuWave Phono Converter
  • Amplification
  • Integrated Amplifier
    • Devialet Expert 200 *2015 Winner*
    • Burmester 101
    • Jeff Rowland Continuum S2
    • Musical Fidelity M6si
    • Peachtree Audio Nova220SE
  • Preamplifier
    • Audio Research Ref 10 *2015 Winner*
    • Auralic Taurus
    • Contellation Virgo II
    • Nagra JAZZ
    • T+AMP 3000 HV
  • Stereo Power Amplifier
    • PS Audio BHK Signature 250 *2015 Winner*
    • Audio Research GS150
    • Constellation Centaur/Stereo
    • McIntosh Labs MC275 VI
    • Zanden Model 8120
  • Mono Power Amplifier
    • Ayre Acoustics MX-R Twenty *2015 Winner*
    • Dan D'Agostino Momentum Monoblock
    • GamuT M250i
    • VTL MB-185 Series III
    • Wyred 4 Sound mAMP
  • Speakers Active/Passive
  • Bookshelf Speakers
    • KEF LS50 *2015 Winner*
    • GoldenEar Technology Aon 2
    • KEF Reference 1
    • Radho Acoustics X1
    • Spendor D1
  • Floor standing Speakers
    • KEF Blade Two *2015 Winner*
    • GoldenEar technology Triton One
    • Magico S1
    • Wilson Audio Alexia
    • Vivid Audio GIYA G3
  • Headphones
  • Headphones
    • HiFiMAN HE1000 *2015 Winner*
    • Audeze LCD-3
    • AudioQuest NightHawk
    • Sennheiser HD 800
    • STAX SR-009
  • Headphone Amplification
    • MOON by Simaudio Neo 430HA *2015 Winner*
    • Benchmark DAC2
    • Cavalli Audio Liquid Carbon
    • Chord Electronics Hugo TT
    • oppo HA-1
  • Cables
  • Power cable
    • AudioQuest NRG WEL Signature *2015 Winner*
    • IsoTek EVO3 Premier
    • Nordost Odin 2
    • Nordost Valhalla 2
    • Shunyata Research Alpha Analog HC
  • Signal cable Analogue
    • Nordost Valhalla 2 *2015 Winner*
    • AudioQuest Rocket 88
    • Cardas Audio Clear
    • The Chord Company Sarum Super ARAY
    • Crystal Cable Absolute Dream
  • Signal cable digital
    • Atlas Mavros Ultra SP DIF *2015 Winner*
    • AudioQuest Vodka HDMI
    • CAD Revelation USB
    • Nordost Odin 2
    • Nordost Valhalla 2
  • Accessories
  • Power Conditioners
    • IsoTek EVO 3 Aquarius *2015 Winner*
    • PS Audio P10 Power Plant
    • Shunyata Research Hydra
    • Shunyata Research Venom AU-8
    • Torus Power RM 20
  • Racks, Platforms & Supports
    • Harmonic Resolution Systems RXR *2015 Winner*
    • Nordost Sort Krone
    • Stillpoints ESS
    • Subbase Audio Shambala TSS
    • Quadraspire X Reference
  • Best Audiophile
  • Digital
    • David Chesky & Jazz in the New Harmonic: Primal Scream *2015 Winner*
    • David Crosby: CROZ
    • Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto 2, Channel Classics
  • Analogue
    • Roger Waters, Amused to Death, Analogue Productions *2015 Winner*
    • Lyn Stanley International Recordings
    • Tobias Becker Bigband: Studio Konzert (Neuklang/Bauer Studios)
  • General
  • Innovation
    • MQA by Meridian *2015 Winner*
    • Avantgarde Acoustic ZERO 1
    • Devialet Phantom
    • DS-Audio DS-W1
    • PS Audio DirectStream
  • Value for money
    • AudioQuest Jitterbug *2015 Winner*
    • HiFiMAN HE400S
    • KEF LS50
    • Ortofon Quintet Bronze
    • Schiit Audio SYS Passive Preamplifier
  • Life time achievement
    • Burmester Audiosysteme, GmbH Dieter Burmester *2015 Winner*
    • Robert Stuart
    • Peter Suchy
    • Richard Vandersteen
    • David Wilson
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:: Panel of Judges

 

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