Published on 15th April 2011 by
This set is a far better option than hi-fi separates
Originally Posted by TokaQuote:This set is a far better option than hi-fi separates
Really? I do like Teufel stuff (specifically their DAC + speaker package) but £450?
Connecting separates up in the same way as this offering you could go for
What you loose in base you gain in detail and clarity. Possibly you might want to go for better speakers and a cheaper amp, the way round I have it is just the one I prefer.
Originally Posted by wafflesomdThe waveguide on the tweeters looks very nice, albeit a little deep.
They look like good performers but at that price there are better options. You can grab some nice powered powered monitors like the Yamaha HS80 for that price.
elegant and understated, with a premium finish.
Originally Posted by BobbySparkle"This set is a far better option than hi-fi separates"
Please quantify this, I'm currently running barracuda AC-1 card optically into a sony mds-920 (about 500 nicker in its day, though unfortunately limited to 48Khz) and then into an Arcam Alpha 7 amp, thats running Bi Wired Mordaunt Short 920s (pretty crappy speakers) coupled with a REL Q200e subwoofer.
Are you seriously trying to tell me that this setup will sound better than what I am running........sound is a subjective thing obviously, but I really can't see it chaps. If you want good sound out of a pc - get the best soundcard and best dac you can afford, its taken me about 6 years and several sets of different systems including the likes of jbl, harmann kardon etc. to reach this conclusion, but am quietly confident it'll take the pepsi challenge with most out there without spending horrific amounts of cash
Originally Posted by cyberspyderI've never heard of a subwoofer only going down to 35Hz, have you? Says it all pretty much...
Originally Posted by memeroot
however if you are looking to buy speakers - a better option should mean sounding better
if however you prefixed it with
if you are the kind of person that values a one box solution over separates then.....
but you didn't - you said it was a better option because it was a one box solution...
which is quite different
out of interest though - how do you hook your hifi up to your pc? now thats an interesting subject for an article.
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