Hydrology

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  1. Have the 4K version from the US. Might give this a spin over the weekend.
  2. Hold on, surely you were given a reason as to why its being pulled? Is it just not being made available in Australia or being canned worldwide?
  3. Price drop then off to eBay she goes.
  4. Item: Nine Inch Nails "Ghosts I-IV" Boxset (Rare) Location: Perth Price: $100 inc. shipping. Item Condition: Excellent Reason for selling: Surplus Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, COD Only Extra Info: Only the CDs have ever been played. All discs in immaculate condition. Package consists of a black, fabric-bound slipcase with a metal NIN logo on the front and two inner books. The first book consists of images and credits. The second contains the standard 2CD album set, the album on Blu-Ray in 24 bit/96 kHz high resolution stereo (with an accompanying slide show) and a data DVD with multitracks for remixing. The Data-DVD has two additional ghosts tracks not found on the album elsewhere. These two tracks are only made available as multitracks. The file format for the multitracks is 16 bit/44.1 kHz wav with each song being compressed in its own zip file. This DVD also contains the album in 320 kbps MP3, 22 wallpapers, web graphics, and the PDF file included with the web release of the album. Was originally purchased from the nin.com store upon release. Pictures:
  5. I've never, ever, had a hard-wired network product constantly drop off the network, unless that product itself suffers from 1. Flawed design 2. Being faulty in the first place. As I was testing these in my home AND work network at different times, the conclusion (in my opinion) was they were a POS, when they cant reliably stay on the networks they are connected to, as the chances of having two units at different times, being faulty, would be unlucky. I was testing them for NO OTHER REASON than to bloody own them! They sounded awesome. But I want to spend what little free time I have actually listening to music, not trying to get the product to actually work. Any product has to be judged on the sum of its parts, not "just" because its sounds incredible for the money - why do you think Sonos are so successful? Great that you have no issues, but the I think you're missing the point of this thread - I wasn't aware posting my displeasure in a brand or product would single me out - I have made numerous reference on this forum that all things suggest V2 is greatly improved, but as I have already moved onto better things, I have no desire to move back to the product. Please note I haven't used the word "ever".
  6. Item: Cyrus 8 Power 2 channel power Amplifier (two units available) Location: Perth Price: $865 each ono inc shipping nationwide (selling separately) (RRP: $1,899 each when new) Item Condition: Excellent Reason for selling: Surplus Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, Bank Deposit Extra Info: Previously had these listed as a package with my Cyrus Pre XPd pre amp.. These power amps haven't missed a beat, are in immaculate condition and come in original packaging and remote control. Pictures:
  7. Item: Cyrus Pre XPd Pre-amplifier with on-board DAC Location: Perth Price: $1,049 ono inc. shipping nationwide. (RRP: $2,599 when new) PRICE DROP : $849 FIRM Item Condition: Excellent Reason for selling: Surplus Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, Bank Deposit Extra Info: Previously had this listed as a package with my two Cyrus 8 Power amplifiers. This pre-amp hasn't missed a beat, is in immaculate condition and comes in original packaging and remote control. Pictures:
  8. Bluesound V1. Particularly the products I tested in my system, the Node and the Vault. Even hard-wired, these would constantly drop off the network for no reason. I read lots of great things about them now (v2), but once bitten, twice shy as they say. Besides, I've moved on to other things. Elac Debut series - always been a huge fan of Elac speakers (even owning a few pairs over the years). cant fathom why these Debut range get the praise they do, the Line 70 (German-designed models) series eat them for breakfast!
  9. The Oppo 105D as a pre-amp would be the one to seek out, as al pointed out above.
  10. Was a great movie. Excellent sound design and soundtrack. Holding out for the 4k release.
  11. Item: Dead Can Dance "Anastasis" Limited Edition Boxset Location: Perth Price: $75 ijnc. shipping Item Condition: Immaculate Reason for selling: No longer needed. Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal (buyer pays 3% fees), Bank Deposit Extra Info: This is an exclusive Limited Edition Box Set (Edition of 2000); boxed in custom made deluxe hardbound book, embossed with band logo and album title, and featuring 8 specially designed pages of lyrics. Autographed 6" x 8" lithograph artwork print (by Brendan only); USB drive contains the full album in high fidelity 24bit 44.1khz digital audio and album artwork. These regularly sell on Discogs much higher than my asking price. Pictures:
  12. Item: PS4 500GB System Location: Perth Price: $250 FIRM pickup or dropoff Item Condition: Immaculate Reason for selling: Upgraded to PS4 Pro as missus wanted VR! Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal (buyers pays 3% fees), Bank Deposit Extra Info: Surplus to requirements as we have upgraded to the Pro model. Unit is supplied with vertical stand, single controller, power cable, HDMI cable and USB charging cable. No original box. Unit has been deactivated and factory reset. Would prefer local Perth sale as cant be bothered shipping, however if someone really wants it interstate, I will ship at BUYERS EXPENSE. Pictures:
  13. There is a cheaper range coming from Sonus faber (Principia), but they are not replacements for the Venere range. In fact, the Venere range is being replaced later in the year with all construction and design being handled in Italy, not China. Huge fan of ELACs, have owned a few over the years. The new UniFi Slim bookshelf are very impressive, and a proper 3-way thanks to their concentric design. But I am much more a fan of the traditonal ELAC design with the JET tweeter. The Paradigm 15B are an incredible speaker for their size (and they are tiny!)
  14. The Bronze 6 would be a good match for the CXA, but of course this is where the ability to hear the combination would ultimately be the ideal scenario.