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Schiit Freya+(Plus)
Thanks for the reply. You answered my question.Ill start a new thread on possible pre amps picks for my solution. 
Schiit Freya+(Plus)
Just a quick question and correct me if I am wrong please as I am looking for pass through solution for a secondary system in my basement. Very few pre amps have a "pass through" function as I've noticed and money is an issue for the second system... 
Audio Research preamps EXCESSIVE OPERATING COSTS
ARC has done their job and produced an extremely high quality stereo component for "stereo use". Being  as nice as they are they also gave you an option  for the home theatre bypass option to use I would guess once in while for the odd movie or sp... 
Audio Research preamps EXCESSIVE OPERATING COSTS
We could do an exchange if you like.. The tubes on my LS26 are not costly to replace :) It sounds wonder full as well. 
Audio Research preamps EXCESSIVE OPERATING COSTS
Well then a lesser model like the LS26, or 27 which only uses 2 tubes instead of 6 could be an option.I know what your doing I've done it before with my LS26 for movie nights but I would never run the thing all day long for the wife and kids to wa... 
Audio Research preamps EXCESSIVE OPERATING COSTS
So if I'm reading this correctly the OP who doesnt listen to music purchased an ARC Ref6-SE to watch tv with or at least leave on all day long so his family can use it while watching tv?The OP clearly has more money than brains...What a waste of o... 
why a 75 dollar blue ray smokes all 2k CD players and any turntable???
Another of the weekly thought provoking posts for us audio fools to question what it is that we are doing.The devil has taken us off the path yet again from reaching total fulfillment of life on this earth.  
Node 2i performance suggestions pls
Regarding the CAT8 cable, is it similar to an AES/EBU cable where as a little longer is better?  I would only need 2 feet to get from the wall to my streamer. Should I use a 6 foot piece or would it be beneficial?  
Should people with no turntable or reel to reel be considered audiophiles?
It's bad enough that the original poster is looking for attention but the fact that you guys give it to him is even worse..  
Should people with no turntable or reel to reel be considered audiophiles?
These silly attention grabbing headlines posted  week after week after never ending week are getting tiresome and clearly demonstrate the sheer number of loosers that have no life and substitute this site for real life friends... It's simply astou... 
Parasound Zpre3
Im glad I came across this thread. I too have been looking for a budget pre amp with a Home theater pass through and kept coming back to this little pre in my search. Actually I first found the Parasound NewClassic 200Pre and then within the websi... 
Amazon just killed Tidal
I have been subscribed to Tidal for well over 3 years now . I tried spotify and (amazon when it first came out) and was not satisfied with the sound quality . Tidal has gotten better over time although I still dislike it's push on hip hop.. Furthe... 
DENAFRIPS Terminator and Schiit Yggdrasil Evaluation and Comparison
RE, Reggy,The Matrix only accepts a USB input.... although I wish it also accepted an spdif signal so I could feed my CD transport into it as well...My transport to the Matrix is a windows based laptop via a Usb cable.. My high res and standard fl... 
DENAFRIPS Terminator and Schiit Yggdrasil Evaluation and Comparison
If you spend some time on the forums or a lot of time like I did you would see that the general consensus is that the AES / EBU input is superior to spdif.  When I bought my yggy in early 2016 schiit was going on about their new usb3 input which m... 
DENAFRIPS Terminator and Schiit Yggdrasil Evaluation and Comparison
Has anyone yet been able to do a direct comparison between a Terminator and an Yggdrasil  analog B version ? I recently had the upgrade done on my ygdrasil and it is a noticeable difference..  For the better... I'm not concerned with the USB upgra...