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Wyred 4 Sound: Solid Yet Delicate
Doing the honors were Wyred 4 Sound’s new W4S MS-2 music server ($1999) sending music via I2S over HDMI to the W4S DAC-2 DAC/preamp ($1499), then balanced to the W4S SX-1000 monoblock amplifiers ($2398/pair). Speakers were Clearwave Symphonia 72R ($7200/pair). Cables also from W4S: 0.5m HDMI (I2S) from music server to DAC ($199), 1m C2 XLR from DAC to amps ($225), and P1 power cables (price not specified).