Before it's like a hiss starts after 12 o'clock. With Quickie, it's like a hum from 10 o'clock to 12 o'clock, and hum plus hiss after 12 o'clock. This is all Emotiva volume control. Quickie volume control doesn't affect it. I usually use preamp at 75% volume.
Edited by Sonido - 12/18/13 at 7:16am