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Pioneer SA-7500
(2 votes : 1 review)

Pioneer SA-7500

By: alan rochester
"pioneer series 7500"
4 out of 5 19 October 2019
a gem of an integrated amp. a tuner is easy to find for it as well. this will provide meters .its got the same thought of low watt sounds better. runs cool,lasts and lasts. im a believer that mid sized speakers sound best. try polk...jam packed with features. find one and listen to all fav cds ...ull be impressed More

Harman Kardon HK1400
(10 votes : 4 reviews)

Harman Kardon HK1400

By: Rudi
"Harman Kardon HK 1400"
5 out of 5 17 October 2019
Having a long search to find the right audio set-up, i experimented with speakers from JBL ( 4312a) B&W , Magnat, Focal and Audiolab. Amplifiers from Technics, Sony to Luxman ( LV 105 ) Tons of sounds from harsh to warm, but only the Sphinx Myth 5 was exact on the spot The Harman Kardon HK 1400 is exactly the same only more affordable. You just never want to look futher for something better ( what i always used to have ) Deep bass when it is ... More

TDL Studio 5
(4 votes : 1 review)

TDL Studio 5

By: Bert Pachner
"TDL Studio 5 speakers linked to a Yamaha DSPA2 AV system"
5 out of 5 11 October 2019
I bought these speakers 2nd-hand some 5 years ago. Amazing clarity from anything and everything thats been thrown at them. They are the rear speakers in a 4-1 surround-sound set-up, the front pair being a pait of Goodmans DP900's. Very satisfying all round More

NAD 304
(3 votes : 1 review)

NAD 304

By: Phillip
"Great Sounding Amplifier"
4 out of 5 16 September 2019
Great sounding Amp for the money... Plagued thou by the usual MAD cost cutting built in dry joint syndrome...Almost as new dry joints built into this amplifier due to minimal solder being used in manufacture.....For about 10 years from the mid 90's to the mid 2000's I can't remember any NAD amplifier being free form this curse...Pity as a lot of customers got fed up with the reliability of this company being so bad...as it was a good sounding amp... More

Arcam Alpha 6 CD Player
(3 votes : 1 review)

Arcam Alpha 6 CD Player

By: Phillip
"Great Bones CD player with untapped potential."
4 out of 5 16 September 2019
Nice player when as factory but a couple of changes to the op amps and again a great player... As standard thou still a great player. DAC inside is good and the transport is excellent. Op Amps thou have improved since the mid 90's and easy to change althou low profile op amps are needed due to the output board being mounted "mezzanine style" ...anyway clever english aside its a fab player sound wise and an update to discrete modules on the output... More

Rotel RQ-970BX
(6 votes : 1 review)

Rotel RQ-970BX

By: Phillip
"Phono amplifier"
4 out of 5 15 September 2019
As standard its an OK Phono stage but modified with modular op amps this is fantastic! A quick search on the net will open up knowledge on how to change the op amp outputs and replace them with discrete outputs. Change the output capacitor for a poly capacitor and bingo... If I reviewed the standard phono amp i would give it a 2 but after the easy to do modifying, its probably more like a 4. Very happy with the outcome... More

Yamaha CDR-HD1000
(1 vote : 1 review)

Yamaha CDR-HD1000

By: Phillip
"CD Hard drive recorder"
2 out of 5 15 September 2019
OK when working but hard problems with it from the start...Did good recording however but two or three cd mechs later I gave up and bought second hand the much improved later CDR-HD1300 which basicall is the same machine but made reliable...Now have a second unit - an even later CDR-HD1500 which is the same again but capable of a bigger hard drive... All make great recordings from vinyl records and great copies of CD's. Easy to use but its no com... More

Jamo E350
(1 vote : 1 review)

Jamo E350

By: Mica
"Jamo E350"
4 out of 5 30 August 2019
Good bass, medium and high ... 8/10 More

Rotel RC-960BX
(1 vote : 1 review)

Rotel RC-960BX

By: Roger
"Nice performance when partnered appropriately"
3 out of 5 28 July 2019
I am using this simple preamp with a Linn Room power- Amp which are available very cheaply on the second had market. It provides plenty of detail and scale but is not the most refined in presentation. So do not partner with anything more than a Linn LK85 or it's partner from the Rotel range. It is an old amp now so expect a few dry joints which may impact how well it travels when delivered. The stand out feature is that it has an MC phone input! ... More

Pioneer A-33
(2 votes : 1 review)

Pioneer A-33

By: Joost
"A-33"
4 out of 5 15 July 2019
Superb sound quality, Good Bass feed More