I don't know where you get the idea that it's not very convincing but it looks like a typical HiFi Choice 'Recommended' review.
The rating is stellar, but the actual review doesn’t sound very convincing, especially at the price.
I said the rating was very good, but the actual review did not blow me away as the rating suggests.I don't know where you get the idea that it's not very convincing but. It looks like a typical HiFi Choice 'Recommended' review.
It will be interesting to see how it fares in a group test amongst like-priced amplifiers.
Of course there is always the option of upgrading the power supply....... for something like £1995This review for the new i9XR runs in a similar vein. I guess sound quality is the hardest factor to rate, especially with so many digital filter settings available, with everyones hearing being different.