Not trusting my ancient ears, I've conducted blind comparison tests between CDs and SACDs and invariably the SACDs won hands down. But having been in audio as long as I have, I've discovered that most of us, (myself included), hear what we want or expect to hear.
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On 2012-11-23, at 2:59 PM, Don Cox <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> On 23/11/2012, Clark Johnsen wrote:
>> On Fri, Nov 23, 2012 at 2:23 PM, Goran Finnberg <[log in to unmask]>
>>> There is no difference whatsoever.
>> That must lead one to question the reproducing system. "No difference
>> whatsoever" is an exceedingly rare event.
> I find that Sony's transfers from tape using DSD are regularly very
> good. Not only the SACD discs but also ordinary CDs.
> Whether this is because the DSD process is better in principle, or
> because the DSD equipment is built to a high standard overall, I don't
> Don Cox
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