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Old 12-30-2011, 04:40 PM
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Jerome...great pix, the Rega is a fine piece of audio equipment.

Dave
Thanks Dave !
It is for sure a real high end integrated.
At 4k dollars for a clean second hand unit, so less than the price of a new MC 275, you get a highly musical, highly powerful and detailed preamp / amp : a bargain indeed !

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Main System: Shindo (Giscours, Corton Charlemagne Q), McIntosh ( C48, MR77, MC2205, MC225), Manley Labs (300B Neo Classic), Abbingdon Music Research - AMR- (DP- 777), JC Verdier (La Platine / SME M2-12R arm x 2 / Ortofon SPU Classic E GM MKII / Denon (103 ESCo) / EMT XSD15), Auditorium 23 Hommage T2 SUT, Harbeth M40.1 or Wilson Audio Watt Puppy 8, Pro Audio Bono (Platforms, Feet, Rack).
Second System : McIntosh MA5100, Rega (P9 TT with Exact MM cart), Metrum Acoustics Octave, DeVore Fidelity (Super 8). Third System: McIntosh (MDA 1000), Jadis (DA30), Meridian 204, Rega (RS10).
Digital sources for all systems : Squeeze Box Touch with MCRUs Power Supply and Mac Book Pro SSD-Audirvana +
Others : PMC (CB6i), Schiit Audio (Valhalla, Bifrost), Grado (325i), Sennheiser (HD650, HD800), WireWorld, Kimber Kable 8TC, Naim Naca 4
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Old 12-31-2011, 01:30 AM
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Jerome.....Congrats and thanks for sharing

I've heard both the Rega Brio R and the Osiris but not together.There is a rather large price difference between the two but If you're just looking for a no frills unit, the Brio R was pretty impressive. I would consider the Osiris if it came in Silver.
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Old 12-31-2011, 02:30 AM
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Jerome.....Congrats and thanks for sharing

I've heard both the Rega Brio R and the Osiris but not together.There is a rather large price difference between the two but If you're just looking for a no frills unit, the Brio R was pretty impressive. I would consider the Osiris if it came in Silver.
Cisco... Thank you. But I did not order it yet.
I'm waiting for a quote from my dealer for Osiris + RS 10. If the deal does not sound good to me, then I will buy the RS10 first and see later if I drive them with the Osiris or an other amp....

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Main System: Shindo (Giscours, Corton Charlemagne Q), McIntosh ( C48, MR77, MC2205, MC225), Manley Labs (300B Neo Classic), Abbingdon Music Research - AMR- (DP- 777), JC Verdier (La Platine / SME M2-12R arm x 2 / Ortofon SPU Classic E GM MKII / Denon (103 ESCo) / EMT XSD15), Auditorium 23 Hommage T2 SUT, Harbeth M40.1 or Wilson Audio Watt Puppy 8, Pro Audio Bono (Platforms, Feet, Rack).
Second System : McIntosh MA5100, Rega (P9 TT with Exact MM cart), Metrum Acoustics Octave, DeVore Fidelity (Super 8). Third System: McIntosh (MDA 1000), Jadis (DA30), Meridian 204, Rega (RS10).
Digital sources for all systems : Squeeze Box Touch with MCRUs Power Supply and Mac Book Pro SSD-Audirvana +
Others : PMC (CB6i), Schiit Audio (Valhalla, Bifrost), Grado (325i), Sennheiser (HD650, HD800), WireWorld, Kimber Kable 8TC, Naim Naca 4
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Old 12-31-2011, 02:37 AM
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Cisco... Thank you. But I did not order it yet.
I'm waiting for a quote from my dealer for Osiris + RS 10. If the deal does not sound good to me, then I will buy the RS10 first and see later if I drive them with the Osiris or an other amp....

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oops...my bad. I was just going on the assumption that you will get a terrific deal.
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Old 02-20-2012, 01:13 PM
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What are the dimensions of the RS10? No info on the Rega website...

I find the Rega product portfolio incoherent - plenty of cheap products without design coherence and then the Isis + Osiris + RS10 as if they were from a different manufacturer. I simply don't get what's their brand identity in terms of design and customer segment.
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Old 02-20-2012, 02:04 PM
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The same identity that Wolkswagen has between the Polo and the Phantom.
The identity of Rega is the music that flaws.
RS10 is still not available for purchase.

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Main System: Shindo (Giscours, Corton Charlemagne Q), McIntosh ( C48, MR77, MC2205, MC225), Manley Labs (300B Neo Classic), Abbingdon Music Research - AMR- (DP- 777), JC Verdier (La Platine / SME M2-12R arm x 2 / Ortofon SPU Classic E GM MKII / Denon (103 ESCo) / EMT XSD15), Auditorium 23 Hommage T2 SUT, Harbeth M40.1 or Wilson Audio Watt Puppy 8, Pro Audio Bono (Platforms, Feet, Rack).
Second System : McIntosh MA5100, Rega (P9 TT with Exact MM cart), Metrum Acoustics Octave, DeVore Fidelity (Super 8). Third System: McIntosh (MDA 1000), Jadis (DA30), Meridian 204, Rega (RS10).
Digital sources for all systems : Squeeze Box Touch with MCRUs Power Supply and Mac Book Pro SSD-Audirvana +
Others : PMC (CB6i), Schiit Audio (Valhalla, Bifrost), Grado (325i), Sennheiser (HD650, HD800), WireWorld, Kimber Kable 8TC, Naim Naca 4
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Old 05-22-2012, 07:25 PM
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The same identity that Wolkswagen has between the Polo and the Phantom.
The identity of Rega is the music that flaws.
RS10 is still not available for purchase.

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I have the Osiris and Isis in my system and I agree 100% that these are an unbilieved combo. i can say that they are even "cheap" by the performance
I am driving the Dynaudio Special Twenty Five which I love, however, I am very interested on this new RS10. Do you know this the Dynaudio Special Twenty Five? If so, how can you describe the sound differences between them ? ( or any other Dynaudio's model you may know)
Thank you for sharing your thoughts about the RS10
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Old 05-23-2012, 01:16 AM
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I do not know the special 25. But I know many other Dyns.
The RS 10 won't give you as much bass impacts and extension compared to the Dyns. But to my ears, they give a more insight to music. I feel moved by the RS10. Not so much by the Dyns.
BTW, the RS10 are available now. Waiting to sell some stuff and will get a pair.

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Main System: Shindo (Giscours, Corton Charlemagne Q), McIntosh ( C48, MR77, MC2205, MC225), Manley Labs (300B Neo Classic), Abbingdon Music Research - AMR- (DP- 777), JC Verdier (La Platine / SME M2-12R arm x 2 / Ortofon SPU Classic E GM MKII / Denon (103 ESCo) / EMT XSD15), Auditorium 23 Hommage T2 SUT, Harbeth M40.1 or Wilson Audio Watt Puppy 8, Pro Audio Bono (Platforms, Feet, Rack).
Second System : McIntosh MA5100, Rega (P9 TT with Exact MM cart), Metrum Acoustics Octave, DeVore Fidelity (Super 8). Third System: McIntosh (MDA 1000), Jadis (DA30), Meridian 204, Rega (RS10).
Digital sources for all systems : Squeeze Box Touch with MCRUs Power Supply and Mac Book Pro SSD-Audirvana +
Others : PMC (CB6i), Schiit Audio (Valhalla, Bifrost), Grado (325i), Sennheiser (HD650, HD800), WireWorld, Kimber Kable 8TC, Naim Naca 4
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Old 05-23-2012, 04:29 AM
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Thank you for your reply. I was wondering that it would be the main differences...I am going to quote and check if the local dealer in Brazil is already able to bring this speaker...and I guess that it would probably cost around USD 24k here. A huge amount.
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Old 06-20-2012, 11:53 AM
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Jérôme

Sorry for bothering you. Have you already received the RS10? Have you decided to use the Rega Osiris in your system ?

Thank you,
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