Axiom was like removing ear plugs from my ears - the details and clarity just lifted instantaneously like a veil had been lifted
Arion Phono Preamplifier has been one of the best audio upgrades I have experienced. I thought my system had reached a pinnacle of sound quality, but I was wrong. The Arion outperformed the JC3 in every way.
Arion brings out more detail, provides more weight and separation to instruments lower in the mix and delivers the deep bass clarity of the original with an even faster attack.
are not so high-priced and still get you so much of what one can expect
when handing out serious coin. Case in point: the Axiom II Passive
Preamp Fully balanced/XLR version from Luminous Audio...