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brewerslaw

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Snap Crackle Pop Streaming
Two other bits of info: 1) Wireless access point is only about 20 feet away and I have 1 Gbps internet.  2) Anthem DAC is 32bit 192Khz so I set the Auralic to that output max  
Streamers/DACs
Total unexpected 180 on my part: Did the free Roon trial, got hooked, and set up a new Mac Mini M1 Roon Core.   I’ll be looking for a separate DAC that pairs well with the Persona 3Fs/Sub Strongly considering the following: Bricasti M1, Terminat... 
Streamers/DACs
@jeffseight Listening Room gear is being set up now.  The router and network switch are in a utility closet down one floor and on the opposite corner of the house with no unfinished or drop ceiling in between. Probably about two hundred of feet of... 
Dedicated room suggestions
I’m a newbie to the hifi game but based on the recommendation of another much more seasoned audiophile, I contacted GIK Acoustics.  I sent my room dimensions, concerns and pictures and within a few days I was sent back an incredibly detailed analy... 
Recommendations for HiFi Listening Room
New Update  A bunch of decisions have been made, hopefully you all don’t collectively rag on me too bad for our choices: Gik Panels are ordered, they are a combination of Tri-Traps, 244s, and Impression Series panels Persona 3F speakers and the... 
Recommendations for HiFi Listening Room
Thanks for all the responses, I’ve read reviews and discussion threads for everything that was recommended.  Samples from GIK arrive tomorrow so we can choose colors for the room treatment. They’ve been great. My wife and I have been able to audi... 
Recommendations for HiFi Listening Room
Thanks for response ghdprentice. I’m not very familiar with the various music streaming services.  I believe Qobuz and Apple’s hi res lossless are both 24-bit/192 kHz.  Is there something else that makes Quboz so much more desirable amongst the kn... 
Recommendations for HiFi Listening Room
Thanks for the many responses, I’ve been hard at work researching the many options you have all provided. I’ve had an opportunity to audition MartinLogan, KEF, Vandersteen, and B&W.  I’m lined up this weekend to listen to the Personas again as... 
Recommendations for HiFi Listening Room
Thank you all for the responses and suggestions.  It appears I have a few hifi dealers in the area so I should be able to easily test Legacy Audio, KEF, B&W, Golden Ear, Focal, MartinLogan and a few others besides the Personas that i liked. I... 
Recommendations for HiFi Listening Room
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