I have heard the 508, 1008, and 2108. I ended up buying the 508. It’s remarkable and 99% of the 2108 sound.
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I actually listened to the 508 and 2108 back to back for quite a while with the 2110 preamp and 1160 amp through Wilson Alexia Series 2 speakers. The difference was there but super subtle. I was listening to a variety of music but the main 3 albums were Paul Simon Graceland (original pressing), Mahler 2 w/ LA Phil (recent pressing though AP), and Bill Evans Village Vanguard (Mofi One Step). If you weren’t really really listening closely you couldn’t tell. TT was AMG Viella Turbo with Lyra Etna SL.
I have a 1008.
It's superb, truly full range and very satisfying musically.
so i will continue to work my up the lineup, next stop 2008.
Imho Boulder gives you everything;
the harmonic richness and delicacy of valves,
with the bass weight and solidity only solid state can provide.
That being said, i still prefer to use valve pre-amps, but combined with ss power amplification.