DAC768v2 – the SPL reference DAC in the newest revision!

We are pleased to announce that the new DAC768v2 is now available. The previous version DAC768 has been discontinued. From now on, the new DAC768v2 is installed in the following devices: Director Mk2 Diamond Phonitor xe (DAC768) Mercury Phonitor 3 DAC   DAC768v2 – what’s new: 1. AK 4493 SEQ AK 4493 SEQ

The DAC768v2 is equipped […]

Video – Mastering Academy meets SPL

Check out this video from back in September of this year, when the Mastering Academy hosted an online event showcasing the centerpieces of the SPL Mastering series. Mastering Academy’s CEO, Friedemann Tischmeyer (Alan Parsons, Steely Dan) and Mastering Coach, Farzad “Farzi” Rahnavard (Cro, Shindy, Mike Singer, Shirin David), mastered a song from scratch using a […]

SPL User Story: Chartmakers, Svante Forsbäck

Within this SPL User Story we want to introduce you to Svante Forsbäck. Svante‘s studio is located in the leafy suburb of Nöykkiö, Espoo, just outside Helsinki. The quiet streets outside belie the mayhem, fireworks and joy in the wide range of music running through Chartmakers. While much of Svante’s output is heavy, he is also […]

SPL Demo Studio

The SPL demo studio is ready!In this blogpost we want to introduce you to our new demo studio. In the future, there we will create product videos, host product trainings and put our development ideas through their paces. The studio is not only equipped with all SPL mastering devices. All devices of the SPL Professional […]

Mercury in HiFi Sound & Music

“While the SPL Mercury is considered a full-blooded tool for the pro audio studio, it could also claim a spot in the home and hi-fi domain for a variety of reasons.” For the edition 4/22 of German HiFi Sound & Musik magazine, Joachim Pfeiffer wrote a great review about our Mastering D/A Converter. Even though […]

Mercury @ Amazona

Especially in mastering, a monnitoring DA converter is very important. At Amazona.de you can find a review of our Mastering DA Converter SPL Mercury. Markus Schroeder has extensively tested if the Mercury could comply with these requirements. This is a small summary. Sound: “The DAC offers drive and musicality without sounding comparably hi-fi-affine…” “The 120V […]

Mugent Sessions featuring Paul Schal

How do you master a track?Is it possible to get a good result by mastering your production on your own, or should you rather leave this work to a professional mastering studio? These are the topics of the Mugent Sessions #6 (in German) with guest Paul Schal from the 432 studios in Berlin, which aired […]