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Silver Diamond Cables From Tellurium Q - The Audiophile Man
Grabbing a suite of high end cables, Paul Rigby reviews both Tellurium Q’s Silver Diamond speaker and balanced interconnect cables Approaching these high-end cables for review, I’m reminded of a couple of points that you might want to bear in mind when considering high-end hi-fi. The first is ‘The diminishing returns theory’. You’ve probably seen this a lot on the Internet. You know the one: ‘the more you spend on hi-fi, the more the performance tails off as you spend greater amounts of cash so value reduces significantly’. That one? Rubbish. Complete rubbish. The only factor that might give the impression of that theory in action is a bottle-neck somewhere in or outside of the system itself. Truth is, if your hi-fi is built with thought and planning and due care is taken of the room and critical ancillaries, then there’s no reason why your hi-fi should not only get better and better, as you upgrade, but should gradually lower your jaw to the floor. Simple as that. Next? Expensive hi-fi always sounds good. Again, rubbish. That just isn’t so. I’m reviewing an expensive pair of cables here and I’m not expecting anything. Why? Because I’ve reviewed other expensive hi-fi …