Sample Test – Auralic Aries G1.1 versus AlphaPC and Metrum Acoustics Ambre

Some images don’t need any textual explenation. What they do need is music! Our goal is to make samples of as many products as possible. Purely because in our opinion it can be fun and useful to just listen to equipment. This time: the Auralic Aries G1.1 versus our own AlphaPC and Metrum Acoustics Ambre! Tip: put on good headphones for best results Tracklist:

  • Jacques Loussier – Little Fuge in G Minor
  • Steely Dan – My Rival
  • The Pineapple Thief – Leave me be

Equipment used:

  • TAD Evolution 2
  • Pass Labs XP-12
  • Pass Labs X150.8
  • Metrum Acoustics Ambre
  • Auralic Aries G1.1
  • Alpha Audio PC
  • Mutec MC3+ USB reclocker
  • Driade Reference Flow speaker cable
  • Grimm TPR AES digital interlink
  • Grimm TPM interlinks
  • YETI Power cables (Reference + standard)
  • Isotek Filters

Used recording equipment.

  • M/S – DPA 4006A – Schoeps MK 8G with CMC6XT
  • Grace M108 microphone pre-amp – DANTE
  • Mutec MC3+ as master clock
  • Grimm TPR signal cables

Watch the sample video

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