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The Importance of Selecting High-Quality Audio Interconnects

admin   July 19, 2016   Comments Off on The Importance of Selecting High-Quality Audio Interconnects

Audio cables are essential when installing audio equipment. Without good-quality cables you will not achieve sufficient sound quality and reliability. Let me explain this by example. An audio signal usually has travel between several components. Let us say that the signal comes from a CD player. The CD player outputs an audio signal usually by an analog RCA output jack. Then the signal travels via connected to a preamplifier. The preamplifier will amplify the signal and then delivered via yet another connector to the final amplifier. Then the final amplifier delivers signal to speaker cables which transmit the audio to the speakers. In this simple case, there are three cables between the source of the audio and speakers. If any of these cables was to break or the audio was unable to travel freely then this would affect the whole system.

Over time low-quality audio connectors will corrode. Corrosion will cause a transition between the …