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The Munich High-End show 0

Posted 2 years ago

Copper Editor Leebs takes us to the largest High-End show on the planet. We get to meet the movers and shakers in the audio industry and cringe at Roy Hall's off-color attempts at humor. But, it's just what happens at a show like this, and Leebs captures it perfectly as if you were there.

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Does temperature affect sound? 5

Posted 2 years ago

Does music on a stereo system sound different when temperatures change? Our viewer finds that it does and wants to know if what he's hearing ir real or not. Temperature affecting sound???

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Understanding streaming audio 1

Posted 2 years ago

There's Spotify, Tidal, Qobuz, Vtuner and on and on. What are these services, how do they work, what are there differences? Mike in England is dying to find out from Paul.

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Can a system be too resolving? 3

Posted 2 years ago

We spend so much time getting our stereo systems to have resolving power, the ability to hear tiny nuance and subtle cues. Yet, is there a point where a system can be too resolving? Is that even possible?

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Are vibration dampers worth the money? 1

Posted 2 years ago

Thousands of dollars are spent without hesitation on vibration damping materials, bases, and feet for high-end audio. Is it worth it? Can we hear the difference? And how do you rank their importance in the grand scheme?

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Do separates sound better than integrateds? 2

Posted 2 years ago

Integrated amplifiers have many advantages. Among them, no interconnects to content with, a chance for designers to make sure everything works perfectly with everything else. But if that's true, why separates?

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Why is sound often lost? 1

Posted 2 years ago

We can hear the softest of sounds in a concert hall and the same in some stereo systems when at low volume levels. But not all. Why are some systems more revealing than others?

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How to spend money on stereo 6

Posted 2 years ago

If you're on a budget what's the right place to put your money? Do you spend the most on sources and electronics or loudspeakers? Electronic manufacturer Paul offers his opinion to you.

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Installing a Dedicated Line 3

Posted 2 years ago

AC power is the one thing we want to make sure we get right. It is the foundation of our systems and one of the most important aspects to get right. PS Audio's Scott McGowan takes us on a tour of his home and system and we see how the electrician begins to work on installing a dedicated AC line for the stereo system. This is Part One.

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What happened to audio equalizers? 2

Posted 2 years ago

Back in the 60s and 70s it seemed like there were equalizers on every corner. Every receiver and preamp had one and today you don't see them anymore. What happened?

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Finding a good USB source for audio 8

Posted 2 years ago

Computers delivering music to DACs sound different. Some are better, many are worse, some downright awful. So if bits are bits, how can this be true? Is there a good USB solution to feed a DAC?

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Does it take training to hear high-end? 1

Posted 2 years ago

We're sometimes called golden ears. Often, people believe they haven't the finesse or the training needed to appreciate the subtle nuance and differences afforded high-end audio systems. Paul debunks that myth right now!

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Stereo vs. monoblocks 5

Posted 2 years ago

Are monoblocks better than stereo amplifiers from the same designers? They're certainly more expensive, often twice the price of a stereo. So, what gives with the difference and are they worth twice the price?

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What’s a Noise Harvester? 8

Posted 2 years ago

PS Audio's incredibly small and effective noise harvesting instrument converts damaging line noise into harmless light. How does it work and how effective is it?

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Do exotic parts matter in audio? 0

Posted 2 years ago

We've all heard of film caps costing upwards of a hundred dollars and gold plated connectors more expensive than diamond rings. Why don't manufacturers use them more? Are they simply hokum or real?

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The inner workings of an amp 3

Posted 2 years ago

Ever wonder what's inside an amplifier that makes it work? Or how a balanced cable rejects noise but not signal? Paul shares with us a simple explanation of how all this happens.

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Negative feedback in audio 7

Posted 2 years ago

What is negative feedback? How does it work and what does it do the sound quality of audio, especially in a high end system? Learn the inner working of negative feedback in language you'll understand

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