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Old 12-03-2021, 08:44 AM
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Nice article about Luxman's flagship SACD Player

https://www.theabsolutesound.com/art...ayer-and-dac/5
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Old 12-03-2021, 10:48 AM
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Luxman makes some absolutely wonderful SACD / DAC players. We just upgraded (EMM Labs) so we sold our Luxman D-08u. It was a great player - so analogue sounding. Solid build quality. They are a great investment IMO.

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Nice article about Luxman's flagship SACD Player

https://www.theabsolutesound.com/art...ayer-and-dac/5
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I've had a D10x for the last 2 months and am astounded.

This is how I described the sound of the Luxman over on the Steve Hoffman forum in the context of my subjective feedback of a couple of new compact discs:
"I was listening on a Luxman D-10x which is the most transparent, detailed and tangible sounding player/dac I've ever heard. I've never heard anything like it. It also decodes MQA. It's as if there is no digital filter and Luxman doesn't disclose if there is or what kind might be used. The trade-offs that one hears if you've ever had a player/dac that lets you choose filters aren't present to my ears. It's as pure of a sound as I could imagine and I hear details in discs I've never heard before."
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I've had a D10x for the last 2 months and am astounded.

This is how I described the sound of the Luxman over on the Steve Hoffman forum in the context of my subjective feedback of a couple of new compact discs:
"I was listening on a Luxman D-10x which is the most transparent, detailed and tangible sounding player/dac I've ever heard. I've never heard anything like it. It also decodes MQA. It's as if there is no digital filter and Luxman doesn't disclose if there is or what kind might be used. The trade-offs that one hears if you've ever had a player/dac that lets you choose filters aren't present to my ears. It's as pure of a sound as I could imagine and I hear details in discs I've never heard before."
Agree with you, I have had my D-10X for 6 months now the sound is beautiful and so natural, absolutely incredible CD/SACD player one of the finest I have ever heard

Also just got word from my dealer that my CL-1000 has been finished and is shipping soon from Japan, had this on order for 6 months, its been a long wait

Currently using the C-900u, what a beautiful pre amplifier would be more than happy to keep this pre, but from the reviews of people who own the 900 and have stepped up to the CL-1000 they all say there is no comparison, I'm very excited to hear the CL-1000 with the D-10X

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Got my D10X about 10 days ago after almost a year of waiting, after more than 150 hours i can say this is a wonderful electronic that manage to combine details, resolution, tune, dynamic, and musicality.

SACD plays wonderful, and the DAC never stops amazing me - well done Luxman
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Old 01-11-2022, 02:53 PM
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Got my D10X about 10 days ago after almost a year of waiting, after more than 150 hours i can say this is a wonderful electronic that manage to combine details, resolution, tune, dynamic, and musicality.



SACD plays wonderful, and the DAC never stops amazing me - well done Luxman
Welcome to the D10x club, enjoy!
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exupgh12, welcome to AudioAficionado!


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I have this player, here for 6 days so far, still settling in, but its wonderful. In a system with a Constellation Audio integrated amp into Perlisten S7t loudspeakers. Also have an older TT, but mostly spin discs. Magnificent sounding system.
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@rpeluso - Congrats on such a nice system and welcome to Audio Aficionado!
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I have this player, here for 6 days so far, still settling in, but its wonderful. In a system with a Constellation Audio integrated amp into Perlisten S7t loudspeakers. Also have an older TT, but mostly spin discs. Magnificent sounding system.
Congrats on the new arrival. Give it some time to break in (although it sounds really good right out of the box).
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