Re: Ayre DX-5 at $10,000 is a rebadged $500 OPPO.
Who does not see and feel the difference between a 30,000 car respect one of 10,000, probably suffers from blindness and never drive a car surely…
Really there is no worse blind to anyone who does not interpret what he read.
My passion about audio consists on listening the sounds of music more closely possible to the original, not because of the higher price of the components, when really not justify a great investment. I prefer to invest in what really worth improve, or even musical recordings.
As regard to catalog the knowledge according to their nature is another prejudice which reveals certain arguments when it’s scarce.
But also is true, in Argentina there are some people who buy things happy by it higher prices, exactly equal than USA and all around the world…..