"If it measures good and sounds bad, it is bad.
If it sounds good and measures bad, you've measured the wrong thing."


Mini Review: Hifi-Cables & Cie PowertransPlus power cord

Posted by Amine Slimani on December 11, 2009 at 12:24 PM Comments comments (0)


I have been using the PowerTransPlus power cords in my system for a few months, and thought I would shoot a few words about its performance:

Concept and Build Quality:

While the PowertransPlus can seem to be overly expensive for most people, its price doesn't even start to compare with some esoteric audiophile power cords out there.

Instead of falling into the pointless wa...

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My Philosophy about interconnects and cables

Posted by Amine Slimani on December 10, 2009 at 7:56 AM Comments comments (0)

After reading "The Truth About Interconnects and Cables", I got the idea of writing this article.

I read that article and there are many things that bother me about it:

The name of the article:


Just by naming something the “truth” doesn’t necessarily make it so.

By the way, it would have ...

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Review : Artisan Cables "Ultimate Silver Dream" interconnects and "Silver Dream" Sennheiser Headphone Upgrade Cable

Posted by Amine Slimani on November 5, 2009 at 6:59 AM Comments comments (0)

Preamble :


While I am writing a review about cables, I don't think that cables have a sound of their own but I believe they induce losses to the signal being transmitted that can be audible to various degrees depending on the transparency of the system. So my review is based is how they interacted with my system and with my ears 


The reason I bought my cables from Artisan Cables without even listen...

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