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  • Mike's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:11 PM
    Respectfully, I wouldn’t consider any of those as top digital candidates. I consider the following as excellent examples: MSB Esoteric (the latest Master Discrete) Aqua Berkeley Lampizator Etc…etc….etc.
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  • wklie's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:51 PM
    wklie replied to a thread Lumin U2 Mini in Lumin
    In the first week of July 2022, there will be a firmware upgrade for U2 Mini to fix a USB low volume issue from some particular (not all) USB DAC. If you’re using USB output from U2 Mini, there is a small chance that after doing the firmware...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:40 PM
    As a diehard analog guy (vinyl and tape), I would love to know what you tried as far as DAC’s, streamers, etc. The reason I ask is that although digital can be the equivalent of the excellent local buffet compared to the 3 star Michelin...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:05 PM
    Mike replied to a thread B&W 805D4 Review in B&W
    How the big(ger) boys sound: B&W 802D4 + Luxman M10x + Boulder 1110 + Esoteric N-05XD + Innuos ZENith mk3 + AQ Dragon Cables - YouTube Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    7 replies | 416 view(s)
  • Fer1000's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:56 AM
    Fer1000 replied to a thread Reintroduction in Introduce Yourself
    Welcome back... you have two pretty nice systems. Enjoy.!!!
    15 replies | 1442 view(s)
  • Mike's Avatar
    June 28, 2022, 11:46 PM
    Mike replied to a thread B&W 801D4 review in B&W
    I’m sure they will. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 28, 2022, 11:31 PM
    Mike replied to a thread B&W 801D4 review in B&W
    $26k and $35k for now. Going up slightly Aug 1. Congrats on the 802D4’s. Screaming good value. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    55 replies | 4236 view(s)
  • wklie's Avatar
    June 28, 2022, 10:07 AM
    I believe CODA is available in UHD Blu-ray and 4K streaming from Apple TV+
    173 replies | 30727 view(s)
  • Mike's Avatar
    June 27, 2022, 05:28 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Shots fired! in General Audio Discussion
    AJ, you should send a pair of your speakers to Amir to be measured and tested. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    23 replies | 1047 view(s)
  • Mike's Avatar
    June 26, 2022, 05:56 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Reintroduction in Introduce Yourself
    Welcome back. Glad you’re enjoying your system. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 26, 2022, 02:30 PM
    What happens when the meter readers disagree! GR Research LGK 2.0 Speaker Review (A Joke) | Audio Science Review (ASR) Forum And GR Research X-LS Encore Kit Speaker Review | Audio Science Review (ASR) Forum And the response….
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 26, 2022, 10:30 AM
    We went to see Top Gun Maverick. It was good. Not sure it lived up to the hype, but good none the less. Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 25, 2022, 11:07 AM
    Good, but man, after you hear the 860v2, it’s no going back. I really like the 760A footprint. It doesn’t quite have the big sound and sense of effortless power of the 860v2, but in a small to medium room, great. Sent from my iPhone using...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 24, 2022, 01:52 PM
    Mike replied to a thread B&W 805D4 Review in B&W
    Not at this time. Stand mounts don’t sell as easily. Not big movers as a whole. Most people would just spent a wee bit more and get the 804D4’s IMO. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 24, 2022, 12:27 PM
    Mike started a thread B&W 805D4 Review in B&W
    Bowers & Wilkins 805 D4 Loudspeakers | REVIEW - Part-Time Audiophile Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 24, 2022, 08:35 AM
    Until you’ve truly heard an AAA pressing, it might not be clear. Take for example, the album Mike played for me on his new Kuzma Stabi R - Lee Morgan, Cornbread. This pressing was from the master tapes. It was beautifully pressed. A 1958...
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  • wklie's Avatar
    June 23, 2022, 11:33 PM
    wklie replied to a thread Lumin L1 with 4TB or 5TB HDD in Lumin
    1. Yes for music files, because when L1 is connected to the network but with the USB disconnected, L1 becomes a normal UPnP server. I did know of a few people using L1 with competitor streamers, although it is unexpected. 2. Yes if you only use...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 23, 2022, 09:51 PM
    SAIA is great, I wouldn’t worry. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 23, 2022, 09:34 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Boulder 866 in Boulder Amplifiers
    Magico A5, Kharma S7-S, DB7-S and DB9-S, Vivid. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    94 replies | 22505 view(s)
  • Mike's Avatar
    June 23, 2022, 02:28 PM
    Mike replied to a thread MSB DAC sources? in MSB
    Basically, Roon or anything that plugs into the USB module (Innuos, Aurender, Lumin, Auralic, etc.) Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    8 replies | 492 view(s)
  • Mike's Avatar
    June 23, 2022, 09:53 AM
    We use SAIA almost exclusively. They should call you to arrange delivery. If you have the BOL, call them and try to schedule a time now. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 23, 2022, 07:36 AM
    No. Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro
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  • wklie's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 11:22 PM
    wklie replied to a thread Lumin P-1 arrives tomorrow in Lumin
    Yes you may use some non-Lumin music apps that support the iOS / Android physical volume buttons to control volume of the Lumin hardware. However, Lumin native app does not.
    96 replies | 6816 view(s)
  • wklie's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 10:41 PM
    wklie replied to a thread Lumin, Leedh’ing the way in Lumin
    The remote volume button repeat rate is tuned in a way so that it'd be safe. We don't want the button being held accidentally to quickly cause potential harm to the speakers.
    233 replies | 46497 view(s)
  • wklie's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 10:35 PM
    wklie replied to a thread Lumin P-1 arrives tomorrow in Lumin
    If you're referring to the iPad or Android physical volume buttons, Lumin apps do not support it. To control the volume using iPad, please launch Lumin app, and adjust the volume circle inside the Lumin app. P1 is shipped with a Lumin physical...
    96 replies | 6816 view(s)
  • Mike's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 07:44 PM
    Jeff nails it. Great read. Mc Wood blocks. A Mc AM/FM tuner in 2022. seriously? AM?? But now this steaming turd is a complete embarrassment to the entire industry. An empty box for $1500. You all out there wondering why Mc isn’t...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 04:38 PM
    This is $14. Black Metal Tin Box Lids - Large Containers, Holder for Keeping Car Keys, Cookie, Pencil Case, 7.5 x 4.2 x 2.2 inch https://a.co/d/3jdzqHd Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 03:47 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Enleum in Amplifiers
    I’ll happily trade you a 23R for your 509x all day long. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 01:12 PM
    An empty box with a child’s night light in it. OMG. I’m speechless. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • wklie's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 11:33 AM
    wklie replied to a thread Lumin P-1 arrives tomorrow in Lumin
    Which Cisco switch did you get? A used 2940?
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 10:32 AM
    McIntosh LB200 Light Box – McIntosh Laboratory, Inc. SMH Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • wklie's Avatar
    June 22, 2022, 12:58 AM
    From now on, please login Qobuz with your e-mail address (that you signed up for Qobuz) instead of your Qobuz account username. Details here: Qobuz now requires use of email address when integrating with 3rd party apps, such as Roon - Roon...
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  • wklie's Avatar
    June 21, 2022, 10:34 PM
    If you want to try a different USB storage device, please try a USB thumb drive first. And make sure you do NOT use a USB SSD as some of them can draw too much power.
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  • wklie's Avatar
    June 21, 2022, 10:33 PM
    You may try other UPnP control point software on Mac.
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 21, 2022, 06:17 PM
    Young eyes at work. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    11 replies | 688 view(s)
  • Fer1000's Avatar
    June 21, 2022, 01:02 PM
    Dear Sirs Many thanks for all your support and different alternatives informed. I tried with Minimserver but it seems there is some Java problem in my notebook and I was not able to install the program (I´m really bad at computers).. but...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 21, 2022, 09:11 AM
    Nice job. The new tweeter is longer and “sunk into” the cabinet to run flush with the new cabinet. We are definitely getting a pair. I want the active version sans streamer. Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro
    2 replies | 498 view(s)
  • wklie's Avatar
    June 21, 2022, 12:58 AM
    wklie replied to a thread HQPlayer with Lumin X1? in Lumin
    Not currently supported.
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 20, 2022, 11:26 PM
    Wasn’t aware you already had the P1X. Hell yeah, D1X all the way. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 20, 2022, 11:22 PM
    To my ears, the 340i is the sweet spot and the value play. The 600 and 700 bring more power and refinement. The 700 makes a statement visually and sonically, but at a significant premium. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 20, 2022, 04:07 PM
    Thank you so much! Love San Diego. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 20, 2022, 03:12 PM
    I had a chance to hear all the models. 2.2i was my favorite. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    8 replies | 779 view(s)
  • Mike's Avatar
    June 20, 2022, 02:30 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Preamplifier Decision in Pre-Amps
    I don’t know those Mc pieces, so a little hard to comment. A 2500 is a better reference for me. I always found the 2500 veiled compared to say a VAC Ren V. We took a 2500 on trade for a VAC pre. If I was shopping in that budget: Pass XP12...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 20, 2022, 02:04 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Preamplifier Decision in Pre-Amps
    Tier 3. I’ve owned more Mc than most folks here. Love it, for what it is. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 20, 2022, 12:29 PM
    Please ensure you only hire and use a licensed electrician for this type of work. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 20, 2022, 08:49 AM
    Mike replied to a thread heeelllloooooo....???? in Shindo Labs 
    Yes, he’s our resident Shindo expert. Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Fer1000's Avatar
    June 19, 2022, 10:13 PM
    Is there some recomendatioms or begginers guide or some help to.install and use Minimserver software.? Enviado desde mi SM-A536E mediante Tapatalk
    9 replies | 414 view(s)
  • wklie's Avatar
    June 19, 2022, 09:55 PM
    Whenever you experience a problem with USB drive, or have just unplugged the USB drive from the Lumin, please power cycle the Lumin. Better yet, please connect the drive to a computer or NAS, and run the free MinimServer there.
    9 replies | 414 view(s)
  • Fer1000's Avatar
    June 19, 2022, 09:18 PM
    Dear Friends I need some advice/help to solve a regular problem with my external hard drive (pen drive) connected to my Lumin A1. It's really frustrating that most of the time my Lumin A1 do not retrieve the data from my 1Tb external hard...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    June 18, 2022, 04:26 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Boulder 866 in Boulder Amplifiers
    Tone? That sounds like a sweet little Jadis integrated or something to me. But then again, with the current state of tube availability, the 866 might be a good way to go. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
    94 replies | 22505 view(s)
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