“Apple products are so good at playing music that they sound better than some hi-fi CD players. That’s according to AVI mogul Ashley James,” James Rivington reports for Tech.co.uk.
Rivington reports, “James said that although Apple products like Mac minis and iPods are slightly hard-sounding, they are still more pleasurable to listen to than some high-end CD players. ‘Let’s have the facts, and you can bloody well say this: I can think of at least six makes of CD players that are highly reviewed, five stars and all the blather that goes with it, that are considerably worse than an iPod,’ he said.”
Rivington reports that James said, “‘And I’ll tell you how they’re worse. They’re so bad that when you put them on you don’t want to listen to them. They’re disgusting. The iPod is not perfect any more than the Airport Express is, but what it is, is so good and so nice to listen to that you don’t find yourself worrying about its problems. We took the iPod nano and we plugged it into the most expensive hi-fi systems. And the music is slightly hard, if you’ve got to be critical. But, honestly and truthfully, at normal listening levels you’re never going to say ‘I can’t stand that.””
Full article here.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Adam W.” for the heads up.]
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