Questions for the WBF computer gurus;
with my ever growing music collection, I want to redo my custom built music server (Roon core).
I currently have about 30,000 titles, mostly FLAC, SACD rips, and hi res downloads. currently total storage is 18tb spread in 4 drives.
My goal is long term...
My asian arowanas died in 2016. Room remained vacant for 3 yrs. My former aquarium room is now a small dedicated audio room.
cannot rearrange pictures
first picture is reverse angle from the speakers.
second picture is the 1360 gal aquarium that used to be in the same spot
third picture is...
now that cold weather is upon us and wife seeing people without power in the cold for days in the news, she had been bugging me to get a new generator as a backup power source for home use. We currently have a 1300 watt gas unit. We barely lose power here in Edmonton, never had to use the unit...
Me and my wife were in Manila for a short time last month. I managed to do something audio related one afternoon.
TG is an audiogeek. Despite his relatively high social status, he is also very down to earth and hang out with a bunch of Filipino audiophiles from a much lower social bracket...
pls recommend easy listening music albums with vocals male or female
Kandice Springs - Soul Eyes
Kristin Chenoweth - Art of Elegance
Diana Krall - Wallflower
Jacintha - Here’s to Ben
Madeleine Peyroux - all album
Tony O’Malley- Audiophile Selection
Russell Watson - That’s Life
what cell phone currently available has the best camera? Samsung S7, Iphone 6S, LG G5, Lumia 950XL, HTC 10? Having the best camera is my number one priority but overall user experience is still important.
I am currently using Samsung S4 and having looked at S7 and LG G5, I am leaning towards...
had anybody in the forum used pc's built by this company?
I am looking to buy a music server, to play PCM files and some DSD and still debating if I will go with music servers like the Wyred 4 Sound MS-2 or Aurender X100 and the likes..
then somebody suggested a fanless pc based server as...
after years of negotiation, it's formally announced that it's going to happen.
who do you think will win & why
just venting here, but if you have a suggestion - pls feel free to butt in
My 2 sisters (one from Phoenix one from the Phils) came over to visit our 86 yr old mother (who is staying with me here in Canada). They both wanted to see Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia so I volunteered to...
assuming your speaker/headphone can cover the frequency range, are these youtube tests good enough if you just want to have an idea?
now I know my tinnitus is ringing at 8khz :D
I am 49 and barely made it to 10khz (using my Ultrasone headphone)
I had a bad experience talking about Mark Porzilli & Memory Player in another forum when I was just getting into this audiophile thing a few years ago, and hope that people here at WBF are nicer ;).. no, I am positive people here are nicer.
I am happily living with the product for almost 5...
I got an invitation from a guy who claim to be a serious classical music fan, he is giving me a chance to pick whatever I like from what he calls a 99.5% dead mint compilation of 1,500 classical albums, for a dollar each.
I hope I don't end up buying the entire lot :p , but what albums should...
one of the HDMI inputs of my LG home theater in a box is not working anymore forcing me to route my PS3 and digital cable box to a Phillips HDMI switcher.
with the hdmi switcher, the digital cable box work, but the PS3 doesn't giving me this display on lower left side of the screen
any recommendation/suggestion for a first time European trip?
my wife want to visit Italy..
I want to visit Germany (drive Autobahn maybe?) and France
are guided/structured tours a good idea?
what's the best time of the year?
Possibly me, wife and 2 daughters (25 been to...
We have booked at least 10 trips with Expedia the past couple of years and they were ok, good rates and everything went smoothly, until recently.
My wife asked me to book a flight for her cousins who are migrating from the Phils. to Canada.
She told me to get the cheapest available rate...
anybody here a fan of this show?
how's the quality of the above collection? is it worth getting?
I grew up watching this show. We did not own a tv set yet at that time and had to hussle for a spot in front of the tv of the few tv owners in our community, but watched it regularly.
A longtime friend once complained that "in the old days, you have to go out of the house to spend money, now you can spend everything you have without even leaving your bed".
Do you find yourself spending more and more of your hard earned money online as well?
I have to admit that I am...
we're thinking of replacing all of our household light bulbs (almost all incandescent) with the new LED bulbs. The main purpose is to be more green minded, but have to admit that I don't particularly enjoy going up a 12' ladder to replace old and busted bulbs in our mostly 14' high...
I am trying to setup my projector and gathering information how I can best connect the projector to my receiver/player.
My basement is fully finished, I am having a tough time deciding on how to do this properly and cleanly. Since this is a 1080p setup, it seems my best option is hdmi, and...