Sunday, February 15, 2009
Tuners - Pioneer TX-9800
One of the best tuners ever made, the Pioneer TX-9800 is another 5-ganger with a unique auto-tuning feature that allowed it to fine-tune itself after you let go of the knob. The blue meters were a precursor to the Fluroscan to come.
How did it sound? Very nice. Similar to the Sansui 9900. Wish I could do a side-by-side for a more formal evaluation, but if your question is: "Does tuner quality matter?" my answer is yes - it CAN make a difference.
If you have any info, photos, video links, or stories about the Pioneer TX-9800, please leave a comment or email me.
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