Responses from classic8

LAIV Harmony
Thank you @soix - yes, I did read his review, and was hoping to hear additional opinions from Audiogon members.  
LAIV Harmony
Has anyone compared the Harmony to a Denafrips Venus II or Terminator Ii?  
Denafrips Pontus *15th* ?
@otherworld74 I agree this is a concern; is this an indication that they are going to cut corners?  
When did you last update your Wifi firmware?
@mikhailark  Thanks for the tip on the Firewalla.  
Denafrips Pontus *15th* ?
True - it is speculation at this point.  
EVS Music Purifiers - Amazed by how much improvement they make! Anyone else try them?
I also would like to know.  
Denafrips Pontus *15th* ?
Very sad news because Alvin has been instrumental to the success of Denafrips.  
New DAC issues
@lous Thanks! Appreciate the recommendations.  
New DAC issues
@zlone Good detective work!  
New DAC issues
@dz13 Thanks for sharing your experience with the T+A DAC200. I am in the process of looking for a new DAC, and a used T+A 200 is as high as I am willing to go price wise - lower would be better :)  Seems like everyone online claims you can't go w... 
Rogue Dragon Tube Recommendations
@dekay I followed your recommendation and just ordered a pair of Amperex Holland Orange World for my Primaluna Dialogue Premium integrated.  
Mark Levinson Has Saved Me And My MUSIC!!
“And no i hate the CCP... The CCP is not china no more than Biden is america or Trudeau Canada.” Well said @mahgister! The Histomap is great 👍   
Audiophile Comedy
@mahgister Excellent cartoons!  
Should Amps be plugged into a power conditioner?
@jsalerno277 Most power conditioners do not provide surge protection - make sure what you have is truly protecting your equipment.  
Qualities Of An End-game System
Even more important than the equipment or room acoustics is the mind and the mental and emotional state when listening to music.