This week’s episode of the HiFi show The Occasional Podcast features another how to in the world of high fidelity playback, a guide to wireless audio listening. While audiophiles usually connect to their music, they don’t aways do so with the help of wires between components. Episode 6 deals with all the tips, tricks and setup help for getting started with wireless audio playback.
Joined by Chief Engineer Smith Freeman and Nick Brown from SVS, the guide outlines all the different ways wireless connectivity has quietly crept into our audio lives. This includes wireless headphones, but also the ranges of new wireless product designed for home listening. The category has grown to include many products that cast a wider net than merely the Sonus ecosystem. Check it out for help regarding everything from streaming, to codex, to even wifi setups.
The Occasional Podcast has just hit episode 6 for their sixth season. Previous episodes include interviews, how to’s and more from audio’s greatest talents, including another interesting conversation How Records Are Made, A Beginner’s Guide To Tube Amplifiers and A View From The Booth: Reference Systems, Accuracy & Why Audiophiles Love Jazz So Much: including rare interview with the late audio legend engineer Al Schmitt. The finale from season 5 includes the yearly “best of awards” and you can also find episodes covering British HiFi, Subwoofers/Setup/Tips, and the how to: Budgeting From Entry Level To High End. Season 4 highlights include Joseph Audio, Pro-Ject Turntables, and Rob Watts. One can still download this season’s educational show with TOP’s Beginners Primer To High Fidelity Digital Audio alongside the latest on Two-Way Speaker Design. Fan favorite What Is Mastering? What Happens When An Album Is Remastered? is also still available as well. If you are interested in further exploring the analog realm, the Guide To Buying A Turntable (and records) might point you in the right direction.
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