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My last Integrated Amp: $5-10,000?
I agreed with @ghdprentice , besides the price, these different amplifier sound very differently.which sound you like? we do not know and you do not know.you can't purchase with blind eye. You got come to the dealer and demo listen your favorite m... 
Rogue Audio and Audio Research Comparisons
@skucie         Thanks for the comments.    
For classical music lovers best amp for large orchestral forces?
@ghdprentice . Great. Happy listening.        
For classical music lovers best amp for large orchestral forces?
@ghdprentice  Good to know you upgrade from 160s to 160m now. is that big improvement?  
Is an unbalanced preamp a bad thing?
@ghdprentice            Yes!  You are understandable guy! The design of the amplifier is the core.    
Is an unbalanced preamp a bad thing?
I think OP has a big question mark in his brain and that  let him to ask again. Very similar with me. On this forum, people said it again and again ,it is the better choice to use XLR input, but why there is so many RCA  pre or amplifier on the m... 
Is an unbalanced preamp a bad thing?
I agree with @ghdprentice for the hifi journey. In the same time, people in different period do different things, there is thread talking  " After years separates,I'm going to  integrated " That said ,some people explore more and some one need e... 
Is an unbalanced preamp a bad thing?
If you amplifier has RCA input, there is no problem. XLR itself won't bring the better sound. Good sound coming from the good design of the amp or pre.  
Rogue Audio and Audio Research Comparisons
@skucie Could you give us the details of 160s vs 75Se?    
Balanced versus single ended
@ghdprentice  When I said the sound is bigger when using XLR,I do not mean the volumne, I mean the sound has bigger 3d space,more  spacious.       Do you love the spacious sound? I depend on the space you are listening. More spacious more good f... 
Balanced versus single ended
XLR and RCA will bring the different sound,which some perople might not agree,but it happen every single day.  It is case to case issue,different pre and different power amplifier and also different music.  Most of time, XLR make the sound bigge... 
Rogue Audio and Audio Research Comparisons
When I first bought Audio Research Ref 75Se last year and listen,I did not found it is such a good amplifier compared with Audio Research Old one VT100 MK iii. The sound is different style from VT100 MK iii. When I listen and listen everyday, I r... 
Audio Research REF 80S Reviews/Comparisons
How about it compared with Ref 75 SE?     
can Line Magnetic 210ia work in US?
@carlsbad what I mean is that you just ask for US version when you purchase, that's all you need. Things become easy.  
can Line Magnetic 210ia work in US?
Do NOT change the voltage by yourself in my opinion as I do not want to make things complicated. Get the US version when you purchase.