4-2-7, Dec 11, 2015 #4. AudioQuest Golden Gate: $69.95/1m ★ AudioQuest Evergreen: $35.95/1m AudioQuest Tower: $25.95/1m ★ AudioQuest's Bridges & Falls interconnects (of which these are the four least expensive models) put left and right channels in a single cable, thereby minimizing manufacturing costs while maximizing termination possibilities. Heavy shielding protects audio signals from interference from outside sources. 0. Trying to decide between the Blue Jeans Cable Belden 5000UE and this 12 gauge Mediabridge.. Iconoclast bulk cable is manufactured by Belden in Richmond, Indiana; assembly and connectorization is done in Seattle, Washington, by Blue Jeans Cable, an audio/video cable assembly shop which has been working with Belden for over fifteen years in bringing broadcast-quality video, audio and data cabling to the consumer market. 1. Is it worth getting audioquest ocean 4k hdmi cable compare to the one that comes inside the Xbox x? So a worthwhile upgrade for 0.5% of the value of the system. User account menu. Since 1980 AudioQuest has been producing top quality Audio-Visual cables of all varieties, that back when they were first made, outclassed some of the leading cables in performance and sound quality. First, let me state that if all I had was $35.00 give or take BJC is a no brainer. This 'Double-Star Quad' cable doesn't look normal on the outside, and it isn't normal on the inside, either. Yep, the Blue Jean/Belden 1694A Digital Audio Cable, that's what I'm using for the digital Coax. The Blue Jeans Cable LC-1 is a close second to the AudioQuest SUB-1. Kurt wants to keep this entire process completely open to the public and we're more than happy to oblige. Black and blue. I think this is why the owners manual that came with my speakers contained a strong warning to keep loop cable resistance below .07 ohms. My experience with their products over the past 3 years has been excellent. AudioQuest or Bluejeans cable ... A nice phone call to Doug and some Furez cable is on its way. Not wishing to start a cable war but I currently have my music speakers (Mission 753F) bi-amped using 2 x 2M of old audioquest indigo+ cable (the one with 8 wires). Blue Jeans Cable Canare 4S11 Speaker Cable, with Welded Locking Bananas, Bi-Wire Terminations, Grey Jacket, 10 Foot (Single Cable - for one Speaker); Assembled in The USA 4.6 out of … Belden 1800F Very commonly found in small- to medium-sized studios, the versatile Belden 1800F offers the impedance needed for digital use, plus a low capacitance that's excellent for analog sound. Forum Posts. Thus I chose 10 gauge cables, for the 12 Ft length I needed. Blue Jeans is a small company that makes great products. For more information, see our article: Introducing Iconoclast Cable. And/or get the lowest capacitance you can. But in practice no difference. The short answer is “Absolutely not.” Especially since many here hold them in high regard. Aug 20, 2009 #1 Hi guys, still kinda new on here but here is my dilemma. (Image credit: AudioQuest) The cable supports standard 8-bit RGB (red, green and blue) and the 16-bit deep color modes. I've a Vizio p series 2018. Due to recabling elsewhere in my set-up I have a couple of equivalent lengths of QED Silver Anniversary bi-wire and was wondering if I would hear any improvement by using this instead. The best cable therefore is the one that introduces the least distortion and affects the signal as little as possible. I’ve just bought Audioquest Cinnamon 12m LAN cable. ... My preference would be for the Blue Jeans cable. List of blue jeans cable speaker cables, user reviews, editorial reviews, blue jeans cable speaker cables deals, used blue jeans cable speaker cables - audioreview.com And the Wires I suggested are about £2 to £3 pounds per meter. My review will be some what backwards. I was going to buy a new car, but I bought an HDMI cable instead. Is that another AudioQuest number? Looking at some 12 gauge speaker cable (12 gauge because one speaker will have a run of 30 feet, another 45 feet). Pure silver wire, long ago exiled into conductor Purgatory, has been making a comeback of late and AudioQuest’s Wild Blue Yonder (or WBY) interconnect is one strong example. So, does a $10 HDMI cable make your system look or sound different from a $100 or $1000 cable? Price Match Guarantee. _____ And this is true for all cables. So, if you need interconnects, you need to make them as short as possible. Rocket to the peak of sonic supremacy with Rocket 88 speaker cable from AudioQuest, featuring the patented 72-volt Dielectric Bias System. The RCA were $6 cables and 3 feet. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up. They replaced a free old cat 5e and a very cheap Ugreen solid core cable. I don't know if it bests the WW cables but it is better than any other cable I have tried. They are however fairly decent. Van Damme Blue Series Passive Speaker Cable Sky will make your TV sound much better compared to the supplied HDMI cable. To burn the cables in, I played David Bowie's - Blue Jean on repeat. The largest rip off in audio industry usually has Monster slapped on it. Shop AudioQuest Vodka 3'4" 4K Ultra HD HDMI Cable Black/Blue at Best Buy. Nothing ... nada .. no difference. Award winner three years in a row. Using this raw cable calls for a bit of DIY handiwork, but it saves a lot of money. The less distortion, the better. AudioQuest vs Monster HDMI cable This topic is locked from further discussion. We love it so much it's been a What Hi-Fi? With Blue Jeans Cable's permission, we've included their full response to Monster's letter below. Also the box is pretty cheap looking. Check out the Apollo AV Lightning v.2 HDMI cable. I am not saying the cable didn't appear to be quality and the connectors look good. They have actually some of the best build of any cable I've had. Now does anybody have a clue on how to rip out the crap wire the builder put in for my in ceiling speakers? And the further up the line you go, the better it gets. Which brings me to the Blue Jeans Cable LC-1 cable, which has a crazy-low capacitance at 12.2 pF/ft. Flat cable design with 5% silver content. Blue Jeans Cable LC-1 #1 The Best Subwoofer Audio Cable Overall: AudioQuest Black The cable that includes long-grain copper plugs enables smoother, better, clearer sound than the similar copper conductors, based on OFHC Technology (high-conductivity and oxygen-free). By way of comparison, the $20k+ Nordost Odins are 19 pF/ft. They don’t do a Cat 7 equivalent but each of their Ethernet cables ships with a full measurement report confirming its conformity to the category standard. In fact Audioquest has some lower cost IC that are joined together as well. Blue Jeans Cable, in an arrangement with Belden, now brings a bit of fresh air to the subject: Iconoclast Cables, designed and manufactured by Belden and terminated and tested by Blue Jeans Cable. They do sound noticeably cleaner and clearer, but without being sterile. Blue Jeans LC-1 vs Audioquest Evergreen. One odd thing is that the audible volume of the system has changed significantly. Monster as a hole, is a Marketing company at best. Enjoy. Providing immense value at every price point, AudioQuest is guaranteed to get you closer to the music. I don't have any connection with Apollo AV; just a very satisfied customer, Follow 1619. Price is $49.95 for 1 meter. AudioQuest’s Rocket 11 – on the budget end of its Rocket range at £12.50/m – could just be the hi-fi speaker cable to give your system a new lease of life. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. A kindly gent borrowed me a pair of Blue Jeans LC1 RCA cables and I wanted to share my thoughts. The nice thing about Blue Jeans Cable's version is the ability to specify ultrasonically welded terminals in spade or banana configuration. Blue Jeans Cable vs. Audioquest Type 4 for same price: Which? The Cable: Blue Jeans Cable LC-1 Low Capacitance Audio Cable The most important attributes of a line-level unbalanced audio cable are (1) shielding, and (2) capacitance. There you can order custom cut lengths of pairs of speaker cables, for example, Blue Jean Cable sells pairs of 10 foot "Belden 5000UE 12 AWG Speaker Cable" with banana plugs for $32.25. AudioQuest cables and other audio products combine solid conductors, high-purity metals, specialized geometries, and stable dielectrics to enable naturally beautiful sounds and images. Doug was so easy to work with and very cool guy to boot. I don’t know maybe it is normal for Audioquest, but it seems strange considering the price. 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