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Offline whoizzit2

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Buchardt Audio speakers
« on: August 20, 2019, 15:48 »
Guys, have u own this speakers?
Just had mine and I think they are really good speakers.

https://www.buchardtaudio.com/

Any thoughts, opinions and comments?

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #1 on: August 20, 2019, 15:54 »
Heard its good but never had the chance to listen in person. Would love to if you're obliging :)

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #2 on: August 20, 2019, 15:57 »
Yea sure you can come down my place to hear them for u yourself bro.
But I am still running them in. Probably in next 2 weeks or so is ideal.
Pm me on the side.

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2019, 11:53 »
Waiting for the release of the floorstanders! Would also love to have a listen to the S400. Have read nothing but positive reviews for them online.

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #4 on: September 01, 2019, 14:30 »
Thanks whoizzit2 bro for letting me listen to the buchardts!

Super wide soundstage and deeeeep bass with a natural timbre - great speakers!

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #5 on: September 03, 2019, 17:26 »
Np Ben, anytime man.
Glad you enjoyed the listening session and the S400.
😊🙏

Thanks whoizzit2 bro for letting me listen to the buchardts!

Super wide soundstage and deeeeep bass with a natural timbre - great speakers!

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #6 on: September 05, 2019, 02:50 »
hey bro, can I audition it too? I am very interested in getting one.

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #7 on: September 05, 2019, 22:18 »
Sure bro, PMed you

hey bro, can I audition it too? I am very interested in getting one.

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #8 on: September 05, 2019, 23:59 »
hey bro, can I audition it too? I am very interested in getting one.

Your present Amphion spks has similar design concept with Buchardt, interesting if you will also bring along to a/b in whoizzit setup when you at his place for demo, of coz, with the consent of whoizzit  ;D

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #9 on: September 28, 2019, 22:07 »
<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/Ynbzo7D4t4g&fs=1" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/Ynbzo7D4t4g&fs=1</a>
why is it so dam  hard to obsoleted this turning pieces of equipment ?

https://youtu.be/y3RIHnK0_NE

https://youtu.be/FELbmXdS4xM

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #10 on: September 29, 2019, 22:09 »
<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/4RTekjijV2I&fs=1" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/4RTekjijV2I&fs=1</a>
why is it so dam  hard to obsoleted this turning pieces of equipment ?

https://youtu.be/y3RIHnK0_NE

https://youtu.be/FELbmXdS4xM

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #11 on: December 11, 2019, 20:16 »
i read a lot about them. how do you like them?


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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #12 on: December 14, 2019, 00:01 »
Hi, i m interestedto get one too. Can I listen to it at y place too?

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #13 on: June 18, 2020, 23:16 »
These babies just arrived today from Denmark, 3 days after placing order. Our first pair of "proper" bookshelves for the home.

The un-boxing experience in this case included "undressing" them out of their dust bags and getting up close with the Smoked Oak, this piece of art is simply gorgeous in person!

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #14 on: June 19, 2020, 09:15 »
looks superb!

can i ask what would you be driving them with? from what i understand they are quite power hungry, that was the reason why i still on the fence, i don't have a very powerful amplifier, only 80wpc.

i also hear that run-in time is damn long, like a good few hundreds of hours, not sure how true though.




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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #15 on: June 19, 2020, 09:42 »
Yes indeed, all the reviews seem to indicate that the S400 has a huge appetite and its characteristics expand further with more power.  Budchardt generally recommends 50wpc (8 ohms)  on their FAQ  https://www.buchardtaudio.com/s400-qa

I ordered 2 sets of XTZ Edge which are estimated to arrive in a couple of weeks. I shortlisted Emotiva DR3 but eventually had to accept my physical space constraint.



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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #16 on: June 19, 2020, 09:44 »
looks superb!

can i ask what would you be driving them with? from what i understand they are quite power hungry, that was the reason why i still on the fence, i don't have a very powerful amplifier, only 80wpc.

i also hear that run-in time is damn long, like a good few hundreds of hours, not sure how true though.
Forgot to mention that Buchardt states 100 hours run in. I think thats fairly ordinary :)

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« Reply #17 on: June 19, 2020, 10:53 »
^^^^^^^^^^


really doubt 50wpc is good enough, that's most prob going to produce some sound from them only.

yes 100hrs, but i think there's reports of requiring double that, anyways, please share your thoughts after you've received the XTZ amps, it says it pulls 300w into 4ohm, i'm assuming with double it will do 300w into 8ohm. that should be plenty enough. if i'm not wrong it it what they have in the actives too.

enjoy the music!

 

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #18 on: June 19, 2020, 15:17 »
Congrats on the new toy. Always nice to receive new toy to play with! Please review and share your thoughts of the speakers. I believe quality watts is more important than quantity watts :D

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« Reply #19 on: June 19, 2020, 15:56 »
Congrats on the new toy. Always nice to receive new toy to play with! Please review and share your thoughts of the speakers. I believe quality watts is more important than quantity watts :D
The handful of online reviews shared by popular audiophiles are pretty accurate. Of course i have had only limited ~6hours todate and already very content with what I'm experiencing.   

Check out these two videos if keen:

https://youtu.be/90wKT8aU1_g
https://youtu.be/qZGLF7vq-64

Fully agree with you on quality watts.  Ideally would have gone for the Emotiva DR3 if space wasn't a constraint.


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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #20 on: June 19, 2020, 16:12 »
Congrats. Am thinking of getting the S400 but would involved some change to existing setup. Definitely a more powerful amp + speakers stands to start with. 

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« Reply #21 on: June 19, 2020, 19:16 »
Buy the active speakers lah...then no need to worry about the amplifier.  Guarantee the amplifier included will be matched and ideal.   Plus drive directly from DAC will help you save money, no need pre or power amp.

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #22 on: June 19, 2020, 20:38 »
Had the S400 SE,  okay speakers.   Must have some muscle to get a good sound.

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« Reply #23 on: June 19, 2020, 21:06 »
Had the S400 SE,  okay speakers.   Must have some muscle to get a good sound.
Was the SE the Raw Nordic Oak?  What an awesome colour... Have you sold it?

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #24 on: June 23, 2020, 04:05 »
Nice  :) :).
Had them but had to let them go though.
Plenty bass and soundstage for its size.

These babies just arrived today from Denmark, 3 days after placing order. Our first pair of "proper" bookshelves for the home.

The un-boxing experience in this case included "undressing" them out of their dust bags and getting up close with the Smoked Oak, this piece of art is simply gorgeous in person!

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« Reply #25 on: June 23, 2020, 07:31 »
Nice  :) :).
Had them but had to let them go though.
Plenty bass and soundstage for its size.
:)

Which aspect did you find it "lacking" ?

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« Reply #26 on: June 24, 2020, 03:38 »
:)

Which aspect did you find it "lacking" ?

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Honestly to me I don't find it lacking much. Its a good all rounder speakers I find that can play most almost all genre of music. 

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #27 on: June 24, 2020, 17:02 »
Hi, can it be placed very close to the back wall or bookshelf? Thanks

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« Reply #28 on: June 24, 2020, 19:36 »
Hi, can it be placed very close to the back wall or bookshelf? Thanks
Recommendation by Buchardt is 0.6 to 1m from the wall.

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Re: Buchardt Audio speakers
« Reply #29 on: June 25, 2020, 21:36 »
Better not.

Hi, can it be placed very close to the back wall or bookshelf? Thanks

 

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