The purpose of the whole “audiophile” thing is to make a real connection between you and the music: to be involved. It is most certainly not about the chest-beating bragging rights of a ‘mine is bigger than yours’ mentality of more watts and larger speakers. BUT – if you are tapping your foot, rocking your head, hoping the recording never ends, your stereo components forgotten, the music and your brain temporarily fused.
This analog tuner was one of the best in its day, and is now even better. I had been using a Magnum-Dynalab Etude, but never really felt it was providing sound quality commensurate with its price. So I bought a