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Blu-ray audio? I didn't know it existed.
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It's about as common as SACD and DVDA
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Hm... How does it compare to vinyl? Anywhere close?
This is really the first disc that came out. It is a blue-ray disc that doesn't have video, audio only. It also comes with a SACD. I was going to get it for Christmas but everyone was sold out and I decided to just download the flac files from HD tracks.

there are more discs that have come out with more slated for future release. If you read Music in the Round, in Stereophile lots of good information there:
http://www.stereophile.com/musicintheround/

Also, on a similar note Sony/BMG has several Blue-Ray Music releases.
http://www.sonybmg.com/blu-ray/

Actually SACD is quite popular amoung Audiophiles, but it never really broke into mass market. I'm hoping Blue-Ray music does because more people will have BD players, hopefully it gets more support than DVD-A did.


And the new Oppo player will play pretty much anything. It plays BD's, SACD's, HDCD's, CD's and DVD-A. The only thing it doesn't play right now is DVD-A, but that will be fixed with a firmware update before public release.
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post #6222 of 38150
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Sup my brethren,

Gin and Tonic is tasty.

That is all.
Lol for those to be tasty, you must have ingested quite a bit of it
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For anyone bored and wishing to seriously test the surround sound (effect) capabilities of your particular headphones ...

Please see this totally creepy online demo:

Virtual Barber Shop

...

I listened through my GS1000's and it was hair raising (no pun intended) ...

Pretty damn interesting technology for sure.

Enjoy!


OMG, I kept looking over my shoulder to see who was there

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Lol for those to be tasty, you must have ingested quite a bit of it
that's one of the best mixed drinks ever
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OMG, I kept looking over my shoulder to see who was there
That was tight, they never went in front of me though, I wanted to hear how that sounds.
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just listened to a pair of stock SR225 vs mine with Rosewood cups... night and day difference.
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just listened to a pair of stock SR225 vs mine with Rosewood cups... night and day difference.
Did you sell those yet?
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Did you sell those yet?
not yet. Which honestly is alright with me since I have a pair of RS1's coming for review in a week or so. And the stock pair of SR225's won't be stock for long... actually they already had the cups removed and the headband replaced with a leather one in the time since I last posted
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not yet. Which honestly is alright with me since I have a pair of RS1's coming for review in a week or so. And the stock pair of SR225's won't be stock for long... actually they already had the cups removed and the headband replaced with a leather one in the time since I last posted
so if I got my tax returns sometime soon, I still have a shot at owning these?
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so if I got my tax returns sometime soon, I still have a shot at owning these?
still a shot... I've got to sell some stuff though... my Sharp BD player will be going up shortly. I just ordered the new Oppo BD player. Not yet available to the general public
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still a shot... I've got to sell some stuff though... my Sharp BD player will be going up shortly. I just ordered the new Oppo BD player. Not yet available to the general public
Soloz's got the hook-ups.
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