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Old 12-29-2011, 02:20 PM
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I have a Denon 3910 that was sent in for the "Ultimate Mod" from Underwood HiFi a number of years ago. I installed Siemens CCa tubes. It sounds wonderful and has performed very well for me. With all of the options that are available now, I would simply purchase a Oppo BDP95 and be done with it, or a really good transport and but the Wyred DAC2. My Denon is nice and still performs wonderfully, but the money could have been spent better on other gear.
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Old 12-29-2011, 10:05 PM
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After a few rounds of 'what if', I have to agree.

Round 1 of what if. Sell the HTS 7.1 and go with an Anthem D2 or D2V. Now I have HDMI and AES/EBU. So I can make use of the OPPO's dual HDMI outputs, and gain the ability to play Blu_ray discs. Way more bang for the buck. Might even step up to one of the Upgrade companies modded 95's.

This also gets an AES/EBU digital input, which is the preferred output on the music server.
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About a week ago me& my father go to his friends house. He always finds good items and he had a denon dvd-3910. I looked closely and on the back it had many upgraded parts& a sticker which said parts connection mod. We bought it & took it home. I researched it and it turns out i had bought a Denon Dvd-3910 Ultimate Mod with the tube output! We purchased it for about 100 dollars from him. It works flawlessly and i havnt heard my stereo sound as good as this! This player completely changed the sound, i am loving it. I still havnt told my dad about it because im afraid hed take it away for his system.
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Old 03-07-2012, 04:44 PM
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About a week ago me& my father go to his friends house. He always finds good items and he had a denon dvd-3910. I looked closely and on the back it had many upgraded parts& a sticker which said parts connection mod. We bought it & took it home. I researched it and it turns out i had bought a Denon Dvd-3910 Ultimate Mod with the tube output! We purchased it for about 100 dollars from him. It works flawlessly and i havnt heard my stereo sound as good as this! This player completely changed the sound, i am loving it. I still havnt told my dad about it because im afraid hed take it away for his system.
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Old 03-28-2012, 08:39 PM
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How old is your Dennon player? I can't speak to the value or performance of this mod. However I would hesitate to spend a large sum of money knowing the laser has a finite life span. Will you be able to have the drive replaced and at what cost on top of the mod. Is it worthwhile in the long run?
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I'm wondering how many audiophiles could select the modified player in a double blind test; my guess it would be less than 50%.

It seems like an insane amount of $ to spend, but then apparently some have that option. I sure don't, and if I did I'd spend it on speaker upgrades.
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dalfrednix, welcome aboard!
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About a week ago me& my father go to his friends house. He always finds good items and he had a denon dvd-3910. I looked closely and on the back it had many upgraded parts& a sticker which said parts connection mod. We bought it & took it home. I researched it and it turns out i had bought a Denon Dvd-3910 Ultimate Mod with the tube output! We purchased it for about 100 dollars from him. It works flawlessly and i havnt heard my stereo sound as good as this! This player completely changed the sound, i am loving it. I still havnt told my dad about it because im afraid hed take it away for his system.
I know this thread is old, but I am stunned that you got that player for such a great deal. I spent a bucket of money on mine.....
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