Price: $7500 per 1m pair (speaker cables), $4900 per 1m pair (interconnects)
Vade said: You can buy many cables that perform very well for much less, but I’m not sure that better sound is available at any price. I’ve surely never heard better sound from my system.
The gist: Magnetic conduction makes for amazing sound.
Prices: speaker cables, $6180 per 1m pair; interconnects, $6180 per 1m pair
Tom said: The Skogrand Ravels epitomize this delicate balance by conveying both the truth and the beauty of recorded music with equal amounts of unerring fidelity and consummate grace. Loads of information, loads of feeling.
The gist: Handmade cables from Norway that sound really good.
Prices: speaker cables, $4995 per 8’ pair; interconnects, $2495 per 1m pair
Howard said: Kudos to Synergistic Research for earning Reviewers’ Choice awards for these products, and for being one of a very small number of companies that consistently and innovatively push the state of the art of high-end audio.
The gist: Howard says these are better than the more complex Synergistics he had been using.