Pros: Sound quality better, louder more dynamic than than AK100, same great build quality, better interface , better volume knob than AK100, case included
Cons: Brown leather case not my thing, bigger than AK100 - only bought the AK100 a few months ago!
The first bars of the 24bit version of Massive Attack's Unfinished Sympathy - I got my wallet out. More detail, soundstage, bass, more finesse, more power and dynamics (I listen to the AK100 in isolation at around 47-50, currently listening to the AK120 at 39 - whether it's exactly the same scale, I don't know of course) However, I don't need to strap it to the Vorzugge Pure to get the extra punch that combination offers. The software has a grid interface which feels like progress, and it seems to be more responsive in use. Retina doesn't apply though.
So, I'm delighted - again.
Is it perfect? No; the volume knob feels much more... (read more)