Enjoy the Music Review of aR6-T4 Power Conditioner

“To not consider and audition a T4 Adept Response when looking for a reference conditioner would be foolish, and to make the investment would be a guaranteed improvement in your system, regardless of its level. Try without hesitation, buy with confidence and sigh with enjoyment at the results!”
Dr. Matthew Clott – March ’20
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Testimonial February 2020 for 1+1 V2 to V3 Upgrade

Hi John, I would like to say thank you for the upgrade to my 1+1 V2+ to V3. I have to say I expected a difference although not to the magnitude I have experienced. I will not bore you with all the normal things a appreciator of fine audio equipment and music appreciates. (sound-stage, imaging, tonal character, bass, vocal and the “you are there feeling” /I could go on). What I will say is that all the things I valued the 1+1 v2+ speakers for, have improved dramatically. There was an amount of expenditure and trepidation, boxing up my much loved Audience Clairaudient 1+1 V2+ speakers/ to send them half way around the world for a upgrade to them, considering that I was already very satisfied with the results I had already experienced. Suffice to say I am extremely happy I did so, and would say to anyone considering either an upgrade or a new purchase, do not hesitate as these speakers (V3), are a true voice, they convey the life of music. The cognitive connection that allows one to feel a relationship to what one is listening to It is an experience, that I have never had with any other speakers I have owned. Sure the presentation has been always good/ although just not as real as the Clairaudient 1+1 v3. The dimensional aspect  of the performance in well-known recordings is just unbelievable, and brings forth a pleasure that one becomes immersed in the moment(the performance, the recording). What more could one ask for?
Thank you Sincerely, Wayne

Audience Introduces Its Hidden Treasure SATA Data Cable


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Audience Introduces Its Hidden Treasure SATA Data Cable, for Upgraded Performance in Music Servers and Computer Audio Devices

San Marcos, CA, January 22, 2020 – Audience is now shipping its Hidden Treasure SATA Data Cable. The new SATA (Serial AT Attachment) cable is designed as an upgrade for internal connections of music server/computer storage devices, solid-state and disk drives and other hardware.

The new Hidden Treasure SATA cable provides better data transfer by reducing jitter and RF contamination, resulting in a lower noise floor and notably improved sound quality in audio components such as computer-based music systems. It can be easily installed as a DIY upgrade.

“More audiophiles are turning to music servers and other data storage, drive-based devices for their music listening, and these devices require a SATA cable for connecting the drive to the rest of the internal electronics,” noted John McDonald, president of Audience. “As a cable manufacturer it was a logical area for us to look into. We’ve discovered that upgrading the stock SATA cable with our Hidden Treasure cable can significantly improve the sound.”

Transmission of data including digital audio signals through a SATA cable happens at a much higher speed than via a USB connection and as a result, is more susceptible to jitter and internal system noise. The Audience Hidden Treasure SATA cable employs newly developed proprietary design techniques intended to block noise and ensure optimum signal condition and data integrity. By removing layers of sonic “grunge,” the audible result is greater low-level detail and a smoother, more inviting sonic presentation.

Although the retrofit of a component’s stock SATA cable with a Hidden Treasure SATA cable is a simple un-plug and re-plug function, Audience recommends that the upgrade be performed by a qualified technician. Audience also recommends consideration of the manufacturer’s warranty that could potentially be voided when modifying a particular music player. Audience accepts no liability for damage caused by improper installation.

The Audience Hidden Treasure SATA data cable is currently available. Suggested retail pricing is as follows: 12-inch cable, $180; 18-inch cable, $200; 24-inch cable, $220.

Click on these links for high-resolution images of the Audience SATA data cable. 

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About Audience

Audience was formed in November 1997 by John McDonald and the late Richard Smith, as a design and production company focused on building the best possible audio and video equipment. To pass the Audience test, each product must truly make a significant contribution to the reproduction of audio and/or video. Audience offers loudspeakers, electronics, cables, power conditioners, high-resolution capacitors and the Auric Illuminator optical disk resolution enhancement.

Audience’s commitment is to develop the very best products possible, and the company is committed to unexcelled customer service and product support. All Audience cables have an unconditional lifetime warranty and power conditioners have a ten-year warranty. For more information visit www.audience-av.com.