SPL Phonitor se wins ROAST Award

We are super happy to announce that our Phonitor se has been awarded with the ROAST Award and has been declared Headphone Amplifier of the Year 2021/22. The ROAST Award stands for “Reviewers Online Association for Smart Technologies” and is Germany’s first association of leading online consumer electronics review magazines. Awards are given to products […]

SPL Mastering Gear @ Studio DMI with Luca Pretolesi

Wow! Mastering engineer and SPL user Luca Pretolesi (Studio DMI) and his team created an awesome video in which he introduces and explains his SPL mastering set-up. We have prepared a few excerpts for you in written form, but you can also watch the full video on Youtube or watch it right here in this […]

Director Mk2 @ SoundStage!ULTRA

At SoundStage!Ultra, you’ll find a review about our Preamplifier-DAC SPL Director Mk2. We won’t give away too much information yet, as you are about to read this but just as a quick teaser: after testing the device, the Director Mk2 was awarded with the SoundStage!ULTRA Reviewers’ Choice Award! You can read the complete review online […]

Performer m1000 @ SoundStage!ULTRA

At SoundStage!Ultra, you’ll find a review about the SPL Performer m1000. Aron Garrecht spent two months with our powerhouse mono-blocks. You want to know what he thinks about the device after all this time? You can read the complete review online at SoundStage!Ultra or a summary here on our blog. “SPL currently offers myriad models […]


For this SPL User Story we met sound engineer Florian Schober (Toneblasphemy) at the AUDIOMEISTEREI – his studio in Viersen, Germany. In addition to music and voice recordings, audio book productions, audio restorations and film dubbing, Florian also offers mixing and especially mastering of music productions there. In his setup there are several SPL devices. […]

Phonitor se @ HiFi-IFAs

At the online test magazine and blog HiFi-IFAs you can find a review (in German) about our headphone amplifier SPL Phonitor se [link to complete review]. Here we provide a short summary in English. First impression: “The housing of the SPL Phonitor se makes a very good impression when unboxed from the secure packaging. Flat […]

Phonitor xe @ iamhear

This one is something for our fans and friends in Russia. The online platform iamhear published a great video review (in Russian) about our nonplusultra headphone amplifier SPL Phonitor xe. Find the complete video online at the iamhear Youtube channel or watch it right here on our site. Play Video

Phonitor One d in Professional Audio

“Superior sound quality, excellent manufacturing, premium design, very simple plug & play operation, top class converter.” Top marks for the Phonitor One d! The Professional Audio magazine has awarded our headphone amplifier with the attribute “top class, very good”. And of course there is also a matching review (in German) in the current edition (July […]


The next few weeks, we’ll be slowing things a little down on our social media channels. There are a lot of great things to come – but more about that later. Before that we need a bit of rest 😉 So don’t be too hard on us if one or the other reply might reach […]

Phonitor xe in Hi-Fi News

“With deep roots in ‘professional audio’ and a novel discrete op-amp module as a key driving force, SPL is looking to bring a splash of colour to our audiophile universe.” In the current edition (July/21) of Hi-Fi News magazine you can find a great review about our nonplusultra headphone amplifier SPL Phonitor xe. Here we […]