A great idea buying 2nd hand. I have to admit I am getting pissed off waiting for mine now. The fact that I ordered it in 2012 and I am unlikely to get it until well into 2014 sucks. I certainly wouldn't have ordered or paid in full...
I have always found with Audio-gd gear that a decent gap between components improves the sound.
I have always left my master 5, 6 & 8 turned on all the time but switched to preamp mode. I switch to headphone mode when I am...
I cant comment on the Master 9 as I don't have mine yet, but acss interconnect from Master 7 DAC sounds more transparent on the Master 5, 6 & 8.
I preferred the acss connection even compared to Analysis Plus Gold Oval...
I think the problem evaluating high end gear on electronic music is that its hard to know what it should should like. Acoustic instruments are for me an easier reference point.
For normal listening I love electronics. Particularly...
009 I have had them for about 8 months and have had nothing to try them on ?
Thank goodness for the hd800s
My first track to listen too on the BHSE will be Alan Parsons Project - old & wise 24/192
Originally Posted by maconhel
I have nfb-8, master-7 would be a big upgrade?
Yes. The Master 7 is much better. I found the NFB8 overly warm and bloated. The master 7 is lovely.
The nfb9 was a big...