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My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Its used...not new..no need to break it in.  
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
This still holds true about the ref6 and luxman. Well, my 2 new components have arrived. My ayre will probably pack its bags to go to a new home after I put it through its last shootout next week. Tonight I will make a short video about my latest ... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Here we go:Ayre vs luxman c900uhttps://youtu.be/UigSFEBiNws 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Update:Tomorrow's video will be EPIC. Is the Ayre KXR TWENTY still a king when it comes to solid state preamps? How much better is it from the Luxman C900U  and can it elevate the luxman m900u? can it do a better job with it than the preamp design... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I really thought it was an incredible dac. I wish i still had it so i could compare it with my DCS. The best way to describe DCS is that it pulls a ton of detail out of the recording and puts it front and center while the Lampi worries more about ... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@dasign I am glad that my findings helped you save money and make a decision. This is what I hope my thread can do for some of you. My findings are free advice and by no means are he final word but it is the final word for my own personal situatio... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
So as i sit here tonight listening to the DCS VIVALDI connected to my luxman 900 u amp i realize that at this level there is a HUUUUUUUUUGE law of diminishing returns. I can HONESTLY SAY that having a DCS Vivaldi and using it as a preamp pretty mu... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
This could be a great question that i can answer on my next video. Look me up on Youtube. Luxman C900U vs  Ayre KXR TWENTY shootout is happening this week.  
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I listened to the Ayre KXR TWENTY some more last night and i can say this is THE VERY FIRST preamplifier that has EASILY shown me the difference in sound quality between streaming (TIDAL, QOBUZ) and local files (flac, dsd, etc). i will expand on t... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Ayre KXR TWENTY Preamp with Luxman 900U amp is AMAZING. I might be detecting just a tad more brightness than i’d like, but it could be that it just needs to settle in for a few days. More to come on this amazing preamplifier. Could it be my top So... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Cardas Clear Beyond XLR vs Nordost Odin XLR:https://youtu.be/wRcLerk-YZ0 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Nope...call their number tomorrow...they are 10 min away from my house ... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Guys,Audio Research, McIntosh, and JVC also closed doors in April.... Wireworld wasn’t the only brand that closed temporarily... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
The general feeling is cardas is meatier but lacks the air of the Wireworld.... You all wonder what Odin 1 xlr and Wireworld Platinum 8 Speaker cables sound like ? ... :) 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
thank you