Jump to content

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'STI'.

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


Product Groups

There are no results to display.

Forums

  • START HERE
    • New Member Introductions
  • HI-FI AND STEREO
    • General Hi-Fi & Beginners Discussion
    • Stereo Amplifiers & Pre-Amps
    • Turntables, Record Players & Vinyl
    • Cassette and Reel to Reel
    • Digital Sources, DACs, and Computer Audio
    • Music Streaming Platforms
    • Music, Musicians and Bands
  • HOME CINEMA
    • Home Cinema General Discussion
    • AV Receivers, Multi-channel Amps & Processors
    • Media Servers & Source Units
    • Televisions, Projectors & Screens
    • TV - Free to Air & Streaming
    • Movies - Box Office, Blu-ray Releases etc.
    • Remotes, Automation & Security
  • OTHER DISCUSSION
    • Speakers, Soundbars and Subwoofers
    • Head-Fi, Portable & Desktop Audio, Hearables
    • Car Audio & Entertainment
    • Power, Cables & Electronics
    • DIY Audio Projects
    • Room Acoustics, Construction and Design
    • Showcase Your System & Build Threads
    • Computers, Gaming & Technology
  • SPONSOR FORUMS
    • art of SOUND
    • Audacity Australia
    • Frank Prowse Hi-Fi
    • GC Hi-Fi
    • Gieseler Audio
    • HeyNow Hi-Fi - by Geoff Haynes
    • Krix
    • Lenehan Audio
    • Lux Audio
    • Sonic Art
    • Great Deals, Bargains, Specials Alerts
  • REGIONAL EVENTS, GET TOGETHERS, AUDIO CLUBS
    • Australia & New Zealand
    • International HiFi / AV Events & Shows
    • StereoNET Official Hi-Fi & AV Shows Discussion
  • OTHER FORUMS
    • StereoNET News & Announcements

Categories

  • Accessories
    • Networking / Ethernet
    • Power Supplies & Transformers
    • Power Filtering / Conditioning
    • Tweaks / Tuning
    • Valves / Tubes
    • Other
  • Amplifiers & Receivers
    • AV Receivers & Processors
    • Integrated Amplifiers
    • Multi Channel Amplifiers
    • Power Amplifiers
    • Pre Amplifiers
  • Analogue
    • Analogue Accessories
    • Cassette / Reel to Reel
    • Phono Amplifiers
    • Phono Cartridges
    • Step Up Transformers
    • Tonearms
    • Radio & Tuners
    • Turntables & Record Players
  • Cables
    • Power Cables
    • Digital
    • Headphone
    • Interconnects
    • Speaker Cables
  • Digital
    • CD/SACD Players & Transport
    • Digital Analog Converters
    • Streamer / Network Players
    • Audio Processors / Equalisers
    • Other Digital (ADC/DDC etc)
  • Furniture
    • Acoustic Treatment
    • Racks & Cabinets
    • Seating
    • Speaker Stands
  • Head-Fi & Portable Audio
    • Headphones (Over/On Ear)
    • Headphones (In Ear Monitors)
    • Headphone Amps & DACs
    • Digital Audio Players
    • Headphone Packages
    • Headphone Accessories
  • Home Theatre
    • DVD / Blu-ray / Streaming Players
    • Projectors & Screens
    • Televisions
    • Video Processing & Calibration
    • Smart Home
    • Remote Controls & Accessories
  • Loudspeakers
    • Bookshelf / Standmount
    • Floorstanders
    • Studio Monitors
    • Soundbars
    • Bluetooth / Smart Speakers
    • Installed / Dedicated Cinema
    • Centre Channel
    • Subwoofers
    • Raw / Individual Drivers
  • Media
    • CD / SACD
    • Blu-ray / DVD
    • Vinyl Records
    • Books / Magazines etc.
    • Concert & Event Tickets
  • Other
    • Cameras & Photography
    • Car Audio
    • Coffee / Espresso
    • Computers & Related
    • Musical Instruments
    • Phones & Tablets
    • Pro Audio / Studio Gear
    • Watches
    • Other
  • Wanted to Buy & Giveaways
    • Wanted to Buy
    • Free and Giveaways

Categories

  • Music Videos
  • Movies & TV Trailers
  • Factory Tours
  • Interviews
  • Reviews & Unboxing
  • Funnies - Music Related Only
  • Hi-Fi Shows & Events
  • Other

Find results in...

Find results that contain...


Date Created

  • Start

    End


Last Updated

  • Start

    End


Filter by number of...

Joined

  • Start

    End


Group


Region


Location


First Name

Found 1 result

  1. I’ve been powering some KEF LS50s with a hybrid integrated amp for a year or so now and have been generally happy with the combination. Unfortunately the amp passed away recently so I’m looking for a replacement. I’ve been using a vintage Hitachi (20 WPC) to keep the music flowing while I find a replacement and have been surprised at how the KEFs have enjoyed the vintage sound. This started me looking at something like a refurbished Sansui 717 which I haven’t ruled out (thanks for your help @pete_mac). At the other end of the spectrum I’ve always been interested in the Wyred 4 Sounds STI-500. While I’ve been uncertain about the Class D thing generally, admittedly without any experience or technical understanding, I like almost everything I’ve read on how the amp apparently performs. One concern is that the combination may be too revealing. The other is the KEFs are low efficiency (85 dB) with minimum impedance of 3.2 ohms so seem to prefer amplication with a decent amount of current - I don't really understand where Class D fits in terms of power (current) vs power (output). Here are a couple of review links: http://www.positive-feedback.com/Issue48/wyred.htm http://www.stereotimes.com/amp020910.shtml http://www.6moons.com/audioreviews/wyred3/sti.html Does anyone have any experience with W4S integrated amps (or other comparable Class D amps) they can share. If anyone in the Gold Coast / Brisbane / F North NSW area has one I could listen to that would be even better. All opinions / recommendations welcome. I listen to 60 / 40 split of flac files and vinyl. Digital via SBT (Teddy PSU) > Synchromesh > Teddydac. I’d be looking at a new phono stage < $1,000 so options open here. Room is 7 x 8 m open living and I listen at low - moderate volumes. Thanks Adam
×
×
  • Create New...
To Top