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March 25, 2019 10
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External streamer to KEF LS50 Wireless?

Olle, Keep in mind that the RCA analog inputs on the LS50W run through an ADC process. You'll want to avoid that if it all possible by using a digital input, preferably USB or Ethernet.

March 3, 2019 5
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February 25, 2019 10
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Portable MQA DAC/amp for easy-to-drive headphones?

The iFi xDSD has gotten some great press, but I've never heard one.

February 21, 2019 5
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February 9, 2019 10
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Where do you purchase your high resolution music downloads?

Have you tried Acoustic Sounds' Super HiRez? As for pricing, my understanding is that it is pretty much fixed (i.e. you should see everyone selling it for the same price). Qobuz's Sublime pricing tier...

February 8, 2019 5
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January 26, 2019 10
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Should audio reviewers publish details of their listening room (with photos)?

Yes, for all the reasons mentioned above.

January 25, 2019 5
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What FLAC compression level for Ripping?

In the end I went wit @Jazzman's suggestion and ripped everything to uncompressed FLAC. Thank you all for your input!

January 10, 2019 5
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In-wall AC Wire?

I've relocated my system and need to run a new dedicated 20A circuit. Does anyone have experience using audiophile grade in-wall AC wire instead of standard wire? I see Audience and JPS Labs makes such...

January 9, 2019 2
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December 29, 2018 10
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Do you think you have to “Read between the lines” when reading a review?

@Anton after reading the review my take is that JVS was not using any grounding products prior to the QKore products.

December 29, 2018 5
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Advantages of full cable loom by one manufacturer?

Honestly I'm not sure whether I like the idea of using cables as seasoning/tone controls; I see that being problematic down the road as you start changing components. Meaning, you might find yourself changing...

December 29, 2018 5
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Advantages of full cable loom by one manufacturer?

System changes are requiring the purchase of many new cables. Currently I have cables from a number of manufacturers. I’m wondering if there are any advantages to using the same manufacturer for the...

December 24, 2018 2
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Why are there so few headphones from the UK?

B&W...

December 18, 2018 5
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What are everyone’s thoughts on using software based room correction?

@Darko which room correction systems have you tried?

December 14, 2018 5
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What FLAC compression level for Ripping?

Great link, @stevenswall. Thanks! @Sunflower Sutra, yes, I am using AccurateRip.

November 28, 2018 5
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What FLAC compression level for Ripping?

What FLAC compression level is recommended when ripping? I'm using dBpoweramp for ripping/encoding and Roon for playback if that matters. I'm assuming that no compression is best since it would put the...

November 22, 2018 2
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Where does hi-res audio begin for you?

Well-recorded and mastered 16/44. I'll take high resolution, of course, but it must start with a great recording. Otherwise it's all for naught.

November 19, 2018 10
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What is your next system upgrade and why?

I'm with Darko on this one. I just finished treating the back wall of my room two weeks ago. Next up is the side wall. I have the panels, but I just need to find the time to install them. Further down...

November 19, 2018 10
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