Linn Majik DS Network Players Dynamics

The Linn Majik DS Dynamics (2400 euro) played punchy, rhythmic, melodic and with excellent transparency.

  1. Linn Majik DS network players Dynamics
  2. Data sheet

And now even a candy for all those who are on the lookout for a price/performance winner: Majik DS. So right in the full – with Dynamics and Cara Majik. He had better understand melodies compared to an “old” speling, played pressure full – in all disciplines he could not outflank though it, but it was a very hard duel.

The Akurate with new PSU and Bute it was tight for the Majik, the Akurate played more dynamic: “Aaah, what fresh” (you know, from the who…). Full expansion status Akurate versus full program Majik restored then complete the conditions. The speling is and remains the top and first choice for those who want the Champions League the network player.

stereoplay can the Linn engineers so concludes this complex comparison tests with best conscience attest: you are definitely Upgradeosophen, their work had hand and foot and Sonic potential. Their software brings more information and minimal more timbre, provides no longer expression. As well as musicality, interaction, stress, force and rhythm come only with the dynamic power supply.

The sound

Punchy, rhythmic, melodic and with excellent transparency. Here already a musicality that is far beyond the level of the class.

Linn Majik DS Dynamics

Manufacturer Linn
Price €2400.00
Rating 66.0 points
Test procedure 1.0

Technical data and test results

Dimensions (width x height x depth) 38,0 x 8.0 x 36.0 cm
Weight 4.2 kg
Input RCA
Output cinch(Anzahl) (2)
Input of digital opt. / coax / HDMI / /
Digital output opt. / coax /
Sound via HDMI
Balanced outputs
Image music Server
Output video (number)
Output S-video (number)
YUV output / HDMI
Wi-FI / Wi-FI encryption /
USB (number)
Memory card slot
Type of memory card
required server uPnP, Twonky
Display / color display / /
Remote control / Adaptive /
Display / system /
Operating modes
Playback album / playlist /
Operation on the device
Display CD text
Internet radio / Vorgespeicherte stations (Internet radio) /
FM radio / station memory /
CD database
Data formats FLAC, wav, aac, alac, mp3
Video formats
Audio CD / DVD
maximum sampling frequency 192
Short conclusion Almost a sacrilege would be an external converter to connect the digital output of the Majik – the Maijk sounds too good. Prefer directly a power amplifier to its adjustable outputs: sonic booms
Sound Absolute top class
Sound points of HiRes 24Bit192kHz
(max. 80 points)
Sound points 24Bit96KHz
(maximum 70 points)
Sound points 16Bit44kHz
(maximum 70 points)
Sound points preamplifier
Measured values
(maximum 10 points)
(max. 15 points)
(maximum 10 points)
Overall rating (max. 130 points) outstanding 90
Price / performance outstanding
tested in issue: 11 / 09