Exciting times in the I.D. subwoofer world. Many companies are offering exciting new subs and this bodes very well for the growing industry. But if one owns an XS30, or the improved XS30se, one might be disappointed if they are expecting the S3000 series to be a night and day difference. Gee, 2 dB here, 2.5 dB there doesn't exactly have me pulling out the checkbook. After all, both of these earlier version subs haven't suddenly gotten so terrible that one kicks them to the curb
Music area: Magnepan 3.6, McIntosh MC2205 amp & C48 preamp, SVS SB13-Ultra, Oppo BDP 95, dbx 3BX, and assorted equipment.
Movie area: EMP Tek E5Bi (were rebadged to R5Bi), RBH/EMP Tek R55Ti, PSA S3000i, Denon X2000, Oppo BDP 83.