"This is a wonderful machine, whose music-making is addictively persuasive. Strangely, its sound often struck us as displaying near analogue characteristics. It's certainly a must-hear before you even consider buying a new CD player"
- A discreet-looking, but fabulous-sounding hard disk player that marries exemplary performance with extreme convenience
- It doesn't provide the tactile satisfaction of playing LPs or CDs. But that's not what the HDX was designed to do, so that's hardly a legitimate criticism