DVD-5910CI is put in Class A for the SACD, DVD-A, & CD Players & Transports section in "Editors' Top Picks.
Recommended Components" section in the October issue of "Stereophile" magazine. "Best attainable sound for a component of its kind, almost without practical considerations; 'the least musical compromise.'"
DL-103 is put in Class C for the Phono Cartridges section. "Somewhat lower-fi sound, but far more musically natural than average home-component high fidelity; products in this class are of high quality but still affordable."