Lauten Audio's LA-320 tied with Shure's KSM44A for the highest rated large diaphragm condenser microphone.
Grace Design's m101 is the overall highest rated while the Focusrite Scarlett OctoPre topped the Under $500 section.
The Kawai VPC1 takes the overall top spot having held it for 4 years now, while Arturia's KeyLab 88 MKII is the highest rated option with DAW controller features.
The $500 Roland TD-1K managed an impressive feat coming in equal first with the more up-market Yamaha DTX532K that sells for $1000.
The Orange Crush 35RT topped the Digital and Solid State section with Vox claiming the two equal highest rated in the Hybrid & Tube Amps section.
An ego swelling performance from Wampler coming in first and second with their Ego V2 and Mini Ego + solid results for the Xotic SP and Boss CP-1X.
Vox got the highest rating again for the second year in a row, but with a different one to last time when their Vox amPlug 2 Metal just edged out the Valeton Rushead Max.
Elixir Strings Nanoweb Phosphor Bronze Light achieved the highest score in the light gauge category with a Gearank rating of 94 based on over 1,800 guitarist ratings.
We analyzed 60 models with up to 3 tiers, and more than 12,500 rating sources, to uncover the highest rated Single X, Double X, Table, Z, Column and A-Frame stands.
The budget friendly Cordoba 15CM-E topped the rankings ahead of more highly priced competition from the Ibanez UEW15E and Luna Guitars High-Tide Koa.