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  1. New to audiophile home theater/audio.

    New Member Introductions
    Interested in best HT setup for low to mid listening. Also; in contrast to that setup, best HT setup to listen to at high volume. Lastly, to learn about HT/Home audio subwoofer’s and possibly build/make one. The next sentence may show my lack of knowledge in audio; but it’s what I like or at...
  2. Rotel Releases a New Audiophile Pre/Pro (RSP-1582)

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Following several years of detailed development, Rotel Electronics has unveiled a new sharp looking preamplifier and surround processor. The 7.1 channel pre/pro is loaded with high-end touches, but carries a relatively modest high-end MSRP of $3,499. Today we’re previewing the RSP-1582 and...
  3. Anyone wants to become my audiophile mentor?

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    I am a person who is interested in sound, but hasn't got the related education. I want to become an audiophile. Is there anyone who has the enough patience to guide me through the small details to become the audiophile?
  4. My Introduction To HTS And 1st Post

    New Member Introductions
    Greetings HTS! It's good to see so many on here as interested in a/v gear as myself. I look forward to buying, selling, and talking audio gear (especially all things speakers) with everyone! ♫ Happy Listening To All! ♫
  5. SOLD: SOLD: Re: Electron Kinetics Eagle 4 Prime - $750+Shipping

    Classifieds - Audio Equipment
    A sweet sonic beauty of an amp designed by the legendary designer John Iverson. (Google: John G Iverson for an interesting read.) I have owned many different amps, both tubes and solid state, but this unassuming Plain Jane looking amp is the very best and continues to satisfy with rich textures...
  6. Yamaha Unveils New Audiophile Gear: A-S2100 Amp and CD-S2100 CD Player

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Enthusiasts yearn for high quality gear that performs well and looks good while doing it, and Yamaha wants to satisfy those desires; the company’s crown jewel model, the $8,0000 A-S3000 Amplifier (and it’s matching CD player), finally has some new (more affordable) company. At roughly half the...
  7. 6 Free Software Every Audiophile Should Download

    Audio Processing
    Surfing & found this on the Audioholics website, looks like some of this could be used in the amp eval. http://www.audioholics.com/how-to-shop/best-free-audio-software It's nice that they reference REW!
  8. Emotiva Introduces the Audiophile Grade ERC-3 Compact Disc Player

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    We are in an age of highly mobile digital music, stored on computers, carried on solid state devices, delivered through streaming internet connections and beamed around our homes via WiFi networks. So that begs the question, why on earth would an audio manufacturer put time and energy into...
  9. Sennheiser HD 600 Audiophile Headphone Discussion Thread

    Headphones | Head Gear
    Sennheiser HD 600 Audiophile Headphone Discussion Thread by Wayne Myers AudiocRaver MSRP: $399.95 -- Street Price: $399 -- Available from Amazon and Newegg Introduction The Sennheiser HD 600 Audiophile Headphones have been around for quite a while, and, if you count all the reviews posted...
  10. Sennheiser HD 600 Audiophile Headphone Review

    Headphone Gear
    Sennheiser HD 600 Audiophile Headphone Review by Wayne Myers AudiocRaver MSRP: $399.95 -- Street Price: $399 -- Available from Amazon and Newegg Go to the Headphone Roundup Overview for scoring and comparison details. Go to the Sennheiser HD 600 Review discussion thread. Introduction The...
  11. New Audiophile Products Turn Up At RMAF Show

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: TWICE
  12. Sherbourn Unveils CD-1 Audiophile CD Player and Power Amps at CEDIA 2012

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Source: BigPictureBigSound
  13. Klein & Hummel o300 for Audiophile listening?

    Home Audio Speakers
    Hey guys, I just got a pair of K&H o300's Hooking them up right now to give it a listen. I wanted to ask if any of you audiophile guys are using these just for leisure? My main use of this speaker is to compose music and mix on them occasionally and use them for audiophile listening from...
  14. "Audiophile" USB cable...

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    I woke up this morning with a text from my cousin, directing me to a website that he discovered, which sells handmade high grade USB cables. I figured I would share the link with you guys on here! Now I would never buy into this mumbo jumbo, but am curious how many people have bought this...
  15. Audiophile needing economical speaker solutions for parents home

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    So even my parents could not handle the poor sound quality of a sound bar. There might be better ones at some price point but having HDMI switching, USB connectivity, and add features is preferred so we are going with a dedicated receiver and separates. The budget is already getting stretched...
  16. new member to the forum, longtime audiophile.

    New Member Introductions
    Hey guys, this is my first post. I'm looking forward to learning some new things and advice on how to improve my system over time. So far I have a Mitsubishi 65" DLP, Yamaha rx-571, Toshiba 2250 bluray, and a mixmatched 7.1 chanel speaker system.
  17. Vinyl Virgin (yay for alliteration!) Clueless about it all!

    CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records
    So. My boyfriend is an audiophile and has lately been ranting about how he wishes he had a record player. Seeing as how christmas is coming up I'd like to get him one. The only problem is that we are both completely clueless about these kinds of things. :dontknow: I've been looking around and...
  18. 1st HT Build - Looking for Audiophile Help/Suggestions - $1k Budget

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    I'm looking to do my first Home Theater build, as I was previously going to go just HTiB, but the wife did not like the speakers of the system I was going to buy. My co-worker is moving and bought his Onkyo S9300THX HTiB for $600 about 8 months ago, he was willing (still is) to sell it to me for...
  19. Budding Audiophile Seeks Speaker Guidance--Details Inside

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hello and thank you for taking the time to read this thread. I am new to the world of quality home theater audio and am currently trying to decide on a speaker brand. I have demoed several brands so far and, thankfully, have been able to rule a few out. I have spent many weeks learning what I...
  20. another blow to my audiophile cred!

    Home Audio Speakers
    As if owning and loving the Bose 901's in my main 2-channel rig wasn't bad enough, now I've got another strike against my audiophile credibility: I just finished re-configuring our family room a/v set-up to be more family friendly and especially more kid-proof. Basically, what I did was take...