Founded in 2010 What’s Best Forum invites intelligent and courteous people of all interests and backgrounds to describe and discuss the best of everything. From beginners to life-long hobbyists, audiophiles and industry professionals who enjoy learning about new things and value spirited debates.
If you are after the best there is in power amplifiers and preamps, this is the forum to ask and research your future purchases. Our expert members will be happy to share their experiences here as well.
Read authoritative technical articles from our resident engineers, Don Herman and Amir Majidimehr on audio and video technology and engineering. Learn the fundamentals of what lives inside of your audio systems.
A forum where objectivists can ask questions and exchange ideas regarding the science of audio as well as anything pertaining to audio that involves tests, measurements, ABX testing etc. We have all indicated a desire to read about the science behind our hobby but this is one forum where the subjectivists will not be allowed to derail or flame an objectivist thread with the comment "I trust my ears". As a result to all members this is intended to be a flame free forum and the warning on the door will say "Enter At Your Own Risk"
The control of unwanted vibrations generated from almost every component as well as speakers serve no purpose other than to undermine the sound quality. There are many ways to control vibration in a system. This forum will serve as a depository of knowledge for the control of vibration
The friendliest forum to ask questions and exchange information on all things Audio Research, an American company that makes audio equipment both tube and transistor based (amplifiers,preamplifiers,line stages,phono stages,DACs and CD players)
a forum to exchange information about all things Burmester, a German manufacturer of high end audio equipment.Burmester has created a number of legendary components that have become icons of the high-end audio universe.
This is the forum to exchange information and ask questions about all things Convergent Audio Technology, an American manufacturer of high end tube audio equipment such as amplifiers, preamplifiers and phono stages
Managed by Jonathan Tinn, the USA distributor of DarTZeel, a Swiss electronics company that makes amplifiers and preamplifiers. This is the forum to discuss, ask questions and review DarTZeel products.
Welcome to Graham Audio!
Based in Devon, we hand build high quality loudspeakers - including the BBC-licensed LS3/5 and LS5/9. We work with the very best materials and industry-renowned experts, and as a result, our highly revealing loudspeakers will let you rediscover your music collection.
Gryphon Audio Designs is a manufacturer of high-end audio equipment located in Denmark. Gryphon is known for their extremely expensive cost-no-object audio equipment, with few updates and product changes compared to their competition
A manufacturer of high-end audio equipment, featuring award winning amplifiers, preamplifiers, CD & DVD players, surround sound processors, digital-to-analog converters, and loudspeakers for music lovers and home theater aficionados.This is the forum to ask questions and get information on all Krell products
Sonore was founded with a simple question....how do we play hi-resolution music? Their digital solutions are both highly effective and affordable.
Flagship products include the award-winning sonicTransporter, microRendu, and more. We are rapidly adding new products to meet the needs of our customers. We have been building and selling music servers for 10 years
Sonore works directly with Small Green Computer.
Small Green Computer is dedicated to utilizing the latest technology to bring your entire music collection to life. Andrew Gillis is the CEO and Owner of Small Green Computer. They are based in New Hampshire, United States.
This is the forum to ask questions and exchange information aboutTAD (Technical Audio Devices Laboratories), a manufacturer of high end audio speakers as well as preamplifiers, amplifiers, DACs and CD Players
Manned by USA Distributor Bob Graham, TechDas is a Japanese electronics company that makes turntables,tonearms,DACs and cartridges. This is the forum to discuss and ask questions about TechDas products
David Cahoon, founder of ZenWave Audio, has been building cables for 25 years ago and has continuously been improving them ever since. Zenwave are at the very top level of high end audio and produce some of the very best cables available today.
Bruce Brown, Owner/Engineer at Puget Sound Studios is a long time audiophile, musician and mastering engineer. Discussions will include all facets of recording, mixing, mastering and restoration for archival.
This forum has been set up for purposes of editorial comment by fellow member tmallin.Tom is highly educated and skilled professional who also shares the love of music and passion for all things audio. For those who have followed Tom at REG's (Robert E. Greene of TAS) Audio Forum over on Yahoo they will know him to be a most prolific poster with great information to impart.
Dr. Sean Olive is an Audio Researcher and Director of Acoustic Research for Harman International a large audio company involved in the professional, consumer and automotive audio spaces with brands including JBL, HK, Infinity, Revel, Lexicon, AKG, and Mark Levinson.
Scott Borduin is a programmer, software architect, entrepreneur, and former CTO in the software industry. His forum is aimed at a general, non-technical audience, and will cover a broad range of topics from bits and bytes all the way to software's place in business and the modern economy.
Gary L Koh is the CEO of Genesis Advanced Technologies, a designer and manufacturer of loudspeakers and amplifiers. He also designs and makes cables. A dialectic is a dialogue between two parties (who may have conflicting viewpoints) and yet wish to seek the truth of the matter through discussion and refinement of those ideas and view points.
A discussion about the interaction between acoustical sources and rooms at low frequencies, and the resulting sound quality. Discussion includes room modes, boundary effects, source/receiver location effects, and optimization in general. One of the most important issues is seat to seat consistency.
Best forum for Wilson owners to get together and show off their systems as well as discuss all things Wilson. Debby Wilson has agreed to participate and will also be making WA product announcements, such as updates, new products etc.
This is the forum where all Magico owners can get together and show off their systems as well as discussing all things Magico. We respectfully request that if you have nothing good to say, you won't say anything at all.
Woofer and Tweet was conceived as a satirical look into the life of an audiophile. My credentials include being a MAD Magazine® contributor, prize winning photographer with awards in songwriting, and most importantly, a lover of all things audio. One might say that I am a “proverbial dilettante of the arts.”
An ongoing discussion by fellow member and audio reviewer Andre Marc. This is a forum for cheapskates to discuss great sounding, inexpensive gear. Andre is a wealth of information on all current gear and will discuss the best of the least expensive components for a super sounding system
This special section of WBF Forum is for posting and discussing educational (usually long-form) videos aimed at raising the knowledge level of members. Anyone is free to post videos and of course discuss them.