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by Fran
Tue Jan 23, 2024 11:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Best hifi gadget you own?
Replies: 17
Views: 1504

Best hifi gadget you own?

Well, the title says it all. What is the best geegaw, faldal, widget, gadget, apparatus, tool, contrivance, device or gizmo that you have in your hifi room?
by Fran
Sat Jan 20, 2024 11:49 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: What music are you listening to currently?
Replies: 605
Views: 24693

Re: What music are you listening to currently?

Tonights listening
by Fran
Fri Jan 19, 2024 7:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Streaming - how many are doing it?
Replies: 26
Views: 1944

Re: Streaming - how many are doing it?

I think there are two approaches here: 1. You want an all-in-one box that connects to your hard drive somewhere, or your tidal/qobuz/spotify account and on the other end you have analog outputs. In other words, it acts as both a source and DAC, kind of like how a CD player worked years ago, replacin...
by Fran
Fri Jan 19, 2024 11:39 am
Forum: The Hi-End Bar
Topic: Squaring the circle: the story of Hipgnosis
Replies: 4
Views: 796

Re: Squaring the circle: the story of Hipgnosis

Excellent, I'll find that and put it on the list
by Fran
Fri Jan 19, 2024 11:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Streaming - how many are doing it?
Replies: 26
Views: 1944

Re: Streaming - how many are doing it?

The flavour of the month out there on t'internet is the Eversolo DMP A6.....
by Fran
Thu Jan 18, 2024 12:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Streaming - how many are doing it?
Replies: 26
Views: 1944

Re: Streaming - how many are doing it?

I have to say I find it great slipping down those rabbit holes! One thing I do notice with qobuz is that sometimes there are multiple versions of the same album - often one is hi res and the other standard resolution. On my system at least (and it might be to do with my dac) the standard resolution ...
by Fran
Wed Jan 17, 2024 10:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Streaming - how many are doing it?
Replies: 26
Views: 1944

Streaming - how many are doing it?

If you had asked me 18 months ago would I ever be interested in a streaming service, I would have shook my head vigorously and said no way. Then I got the opportunity to try out a cheap bluetooth module with one of my dacs..... and I was amazed at the sound quality. In fairly short order I tried tid...
by Fran
Wed Jan 17, 2024 10:14 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: What music are you listening to currently?
Replies: 605
Views: 24693

Re: What music are you listening to currently?

First one playing tonight...

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by Fran
Wed Jan 17, 2024 10:13 pm
Forum: The Hi-End Bar
Topic: Squaring the circle: the story of Hipgnosis
Replies: 4
Views: 796

Re: Squaring the circle: the story of Hipgnosis

Where can the documentary be found lads?

Is it on one of the main networks?
by Fran
Wed Jan 17, 2024 10:11 pm
Forum: Reviews
Topic: Aperion super tweeter tweak
Replies: 1
Views: 1271

Re: Aperion super tweeter tweak

I've never had supertweeters - but those speakers look lovely Hudo!