Category Archives: Gear

Let’s get physical: why CD is better than file

According to most forecasts from ten years ago, physical music media such as CDs and vinyls should be a relict of the past by now. Yet, despite the whole digital revolution, they are doing remarkably well in my opinion. That’s … Continue reading

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The perfect transport pt. 3 – software

Laptops, or any personal computers for that matter, are not designed to be used as a high-end audio transports. It just so happens that they beat probably every dedicated audio transport in terms of price. Therefore it’s worth putting some … Continue reading

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The perfect transport pt. 2 – noiseless laptop

In part one of my little trilogy I have described my struggles to find decent and affordable CD player as a replacement for my recently retired Pioneer PD-S507. Once I have found it and was ready to make a purchase, … Continue reading

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The perfect transport pt. 1 – disc players

At the beginning of this blog I have announced three main categories of posts: listening technique, music and gear. Since then I have written several posts regarding the first two topics, but consequently avoided the last one. I didn’t do … Continue reading

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