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    Cary DMS-500 vs. Lumin A1 shootout in order

    Hey Mike, If you have any ongoing relationship with Cary(those beautiful red amps) perhaps a shootout would b in order as we contemplate the options of a new all in one network player. What do you think?

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    Re: Cary DMS-500 vs. Lumin A1 shootout in order

    Quote Originally Posted by veindoc View Post
    Hey Mike, If you have any ongoing relationship with Cary(those beautiful red amps) perhaps a shootout would b in order as we contemplate the options of a new all in one network player. What do you think?

    Nick
    I understand this may take a few months till Cary product is available
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    Re: Cary DMS-500 vs. Lumin A1 shootout in order

    That would be fun! I heard the new CARY at CES. It was nice.
    Mike

    Main Listening Room: Wilson Alexia's, D'Agostino Momentum Monoblocks, McIntosh 601's, McIntosh 2500, Cary CAD 211 (300B/845) Founder Edition Monoblocks, D'Agostino Preamp, ARC REF PH2SE, VPI Classic 3/Ortofon Cadenza Bronze, DSPeaker 2.0 Dual Core, Lumin Network Music Player, TaraLabs Omega Gold Speaker Cables, TaraLabs 0.8 Interconnects, TaraLabs Omega Gold Phonocable, Shunyata Alpha Power Cords.
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    Family Room: Raidho D3's (v2), Rowland Continuum S2 (demo inbound), Pass XP15 Phonostage, Rega RP3/Shelter Harmony 501 Mk2 Cart, Lumin Network Music Player, Goldmund JOB225, Oppo 95, Macbook Pro, Tara Labs RSC Power Cables and AcousticZen IC's, Tara Labs RSC Power Cords (saving for Ansuz!)

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    Cary DMS-500 vs. Lumin A1 shootout in order

    Is it tube based?
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    Main system :TAD CR1 speakers, Viola Labs Symphony amp,Pass XP-20 pre, Cambridge Azur 851 cd player, Ayre QB-9 with DSD with SR alpha digital cord,CAPS 3 Lagoon network player, Ifi Iusb Power with Gemini cable, MG Audio Design Planus III jumpers & speaker cables, Zitron Cobra power cords, Shunyata Hydra AV, and acoustic zen absolute copper IC,. Room treatment ASC tower traps, Vicoustic absorber premium cinema wall and ceiling panels, and MSR acoustic trifusser side wall panel

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    Re: Cary DMS-500 vs. Lumin A1 shootout in order

    Quote Originally Posted by veindoc View Post
    Is it tube based?
    Nick
    No. I specifically asked that too.
    Mike

    Main Listening Room: Wilson Alexia's, D'Agostino Momentum Monoblocks, McIntosh 601's, McIntosh 2500, Cary CAD 211 (300B/845) Founder Edition Monoblocks, D'Agostino Preamp, ARC REF PH2SE, VPI Classic 3/Ortofon Cadenza Bronze, DSPeaker 2.0 Dual Core, Lumin Network Music Player, TaraLabs Omega Gold Speaker Cables, TaraLabs 0.8 Interconnects, TaraLabs Omega Gold Phonocable, Shunyata Alpha Power Cords.
    Home Theater: Wilson Mezzo Center Speaker, Mirage Surround Speakers, Seaton Subs, Classe CA-5300, Marantz MM7025, Marantz 8801, Oppo 105, Sony HWS30 projector, Stewart Screen
    Family Room: Raidho D3's (v2), Rowland Continuum S2 (demo inbound), Pass XP15 Phonostage, Rega RP3/Shelter Harmony 501 Mk2 Cart, Lumin Network Music Player, Goldmund JOB225, Oppo 95, Macbook Pro, Tara Labs RSC Power Cables and AcousticZen IC's, Tara Labs RSC Power Cords (saving for Ansuz!)

    Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything.
    Plato