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Why Your Dad's 30-Year-Old Stereo System Sounds Be

asto21 (1797450) writes | more than 2 years ago

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asto21 writes "Cnet's Steve Guttenberg sheds light on this interesting development that over the years, actual sound quality became a secondary selling point since most people started buying their equipment either online or from big box retailers. People started caring more about the number of connections and wireless interfaces and wattage of systems. As a result, there was less money in R&D budgets to spend on advancements in sound."
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ThatsNotPudding (1045640) | more than 2 years ago | (#36910600)

it's all the lead and asbestos that give that warm. lustrous tone.
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