UELong's Recent Activity

  1. UELong replied to the thread Audeze LCD-4Z - Impressions Thread.

    It may indeed be down to inexperience, but, I do prefer headphones to speakers. Headphones, for one thing,, are a lot less expensive to...

    May 26, 2018 at 10:31 AM
  2. UELong liked commtrd's post in the thread Audeze LCD-4Z - Impressions Thread.

    My H2 cost $2500. The X cost around $1800 (might be able to find them cheaper now?) so I don't see anything abnormal about that. All the...

    May 26, 2018 at 10:22 AM
  3. UELong replied to the thread Audeze LCD-4Z - Impressions Thread.

    I find the H2/LCD-X is my favourite combo. But, like you, I'd like to try the 4Z to see if a good thing could get better.

    May 26, 2018 at 10:18 AM
  4. UELong liked commtrd's post in the thread Audeze LCD-4Z - Impressions Thread.

    I can honestly say for sure that the LCD-X with the Hugo 2 / Solvine cable is superb. To my ears... I also have the LCDi4 with Norne...

    May 26, 2018 at 10:16 AM
  5. UELong liked commtrd's post in the thread Audeze LCD-4Z - Impressions Thread.

    My X sounds REALLY NICE on the Hugo 2. With Norne Solvine cable. I would so like to audition the 4Z to compare with the X. Plus, my X...

    May 26, 2018 at 10:14 AM
  6. UELong liked Peter Hyatt's post in the thread Chord Electronics - Hugo 2 - The Official Thread.

    An oldie but goodie.

    May 25, 2018 at 2:30 PM
  7. UELong liked Peter Hyatt's post in the thread Chord Electronics - Hugo 2 - The Official Thread.

    I was only partial tongue in cheek. Sometimes I feel as you do, but every so often, I wonder..."if I added this..." For the most...

    May 25, 2018 at 2:29 PM
  8. UELong liked Phronesis's post in the thread Chord Electronics - Hugo 2 - The Official Thread.

    Access to millions of songs and albums through Spotify and Tidal has been life-changing for me. It's the main reason I wound up buying...

    May 25, 2018 at 12:00 PM
  9. UELong replied to the thread Watts Up...?.

    That's why I enjoyed that Archumago research. I think Jim Austin's articles are somewhat neutral>pro in outlook. JVS sometimes gets...

    May 25, 2018 at 11:06 AM
  10. UELong liked Sunya's post in the thread Watts Up...?.

    I fear the labels don't care about the technical superiority or inferiority of the MQA codec, it's more about the built in DRM...

    May 25, 2018 at 11:01 AM
  11. UELong replied to the thread Chord Electronics - Hugo 2 - The Official Thread.

    Depends on how you look at it. I don't have my DAVE/Blu2, my LCD-4Z, or any other expensive audio candy I could lust for. But, I...

    May 25, 2018 at 10:59 AM
  12. UELong liked Peter Hyatt's post in the thread Chord Electronics - Hugo 2 - The Official Thread.

    Is there really any such thing for us in the audiophile world?

    May 25, 2018 at 10:54 AM
  13. UELong replied to the thread Chord Electronics - Hugo 2 - The Official Thread.

    Thanks, RKT. I think I'll leave well enough alone, in that case. Sounds like I already have a good thing.

    May 24, 2018 at 10:29 AM
  14. UELong liked rkt31's post in the thread Chord Electronics - Hugo 2 - The Official Thread.

    @UELong, I have jitterbug and ifi isilencer 3.0 both. I tested both one by one. jitterbug clearly made the difference in the form of...

    May 24, 2018 at 10:27 AM
  15. UELong replied to the thread Audeze LCD-4Z - Impressions Thread.

    Frankly, what grabbed me the first moment was improved transients; drum hits, Knopfler guitar fingering and a bit of opening of the high...

    May 23, 2018 at 9:30 PM