“….The LAB12 DAC1 reference knows how to present music from a single source. Its great strength is the homogeneity of what it sorts and places vividly on the loudspeaker stage. He reveals all the details and subtleties that are in the recording without dissecting the connecting virtues on the altar of digital technology. The voices are impressive, and he not only puts them in the right place in an appropriate size, but also emphasizes their individuality….The LAB12 DAC1 presents itself for 3,000 euros as a gallant Greek who takes the music by his hand and always lets it be itself….”