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by CN211276
Wed Jan 29, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: It's so Ethereal
Replies: 116
Views: 4355
Wales

Re: It's so Ethereal

Fretless wrote:
Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:49 pm
If I understand correctly, every separate lead within the Cat8 construction has its own shielding to enable ultra high transfer speed without interference from other internal sections or external influences.
That is correct. I posted a link on Monday which has a pdf showing what is inside.
by CN211276
Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: It's so Ethereal
Replies: 116
Views: 4355
Wales

Re: It's so Ethereal

More listening today and the Cat 8 cable has definately increased clarity. This is most pronounced at the frequency extremes. It is the icing on top of the A80 Mk3 upgrade. :grin: Dont know why the improvement is taking place but I think the shielding has something to do with it. The ethernet cable ...
by CN211276
Wed Jan 29, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 4761
Views: 505131
Wales

Re: Your last listen

Rod Stewart - Gasolene Alley
David Bowie - Lodger
Queen - The Works
by CN211276
Wed Jan 29, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: General Audio
Topic: It's so Ethereal
Replies: 116
Views: 4355
Wales

Re: It's so Ethereal

Well, you’ve dismissed the review based solely on your personal unsubstantiated opinion and you have offered no evidence to support that opinion. Are you suggesting that all the graphs etc are made up? I dismissed his review of the AQ. Jitterbug on the evidence of my ears. To me and others on this ...
by CN211276
Wed Jan 29, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: General Audio
Topic: It's so Ethereal
Replies: 116
Views: 4355
Wales

Re: It's so Ethereal

I don’t know if this has been linked before because I’ve not read the whole thread. (Dipped in and out because I am a sceptic when it comes to these digital matters which includes being sceptic that people can actually hear a difference between flac and wav files) Anyway, although totally objective...
by CN211276
Tue Jan 28, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 4761
Views: 505131
Wales

Re: Your last listen

Thunder - Wonder days
Ghost - Meliora
by CN211276
Tue Jan 28, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: It's so Ethereal
Replies: 116
Views: 4355
Wales

Re: It's so Ethereal

The UPS tracker said the CAT 8 left the local depot at 7.25 this morning and it still has not arrived. The depot is two miles away. :lol: If the weather was better I would be annoyed about being stuck in the house, my wife being out.
by CN211276
Tue Jan 28, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 4761
Views: 505131
Wales

Re: Your last listen

Rush - Clockwork Angels
David Bowie - Blackstar
by CN211276
Tue Jan 28, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: NVA Discussions
Topic: NVA feedback - what could be better
Replies: 50
Views: 3069
Wales

Re: For Sale: Musical Fidelity kW550

I can peronally vouch for the A80Mk3 being a significant step up from the Mk2, see my review of yesterday. Comparisons with the Mk2 are misleading.
by CN211276
Mon Jan 27, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: It's so Ethereal
Replies: 116
Views: 4355
Wales

Re: It's so Ethereal

I think differences could be system and listner dependent and there is no definitive best cable.