Tag Archives: M-900u

Luxman Amplifiers Class A Power Clarified: M-600A vs M-700u & M-800A vs M-900u

M-900u meters

Luxman’s emphasis is on reproducing natural music, with lots of warmth, detail. Luxman’s engineers are fanatical in their attention to detail; while they spend a lot of time analyzing how components perform on their test equipment, the final arbiter is the listening evaluations. Is the product able to play music, convey the emotion, reproduce the […]

SoundStage! Hi-Fi bestowed Luxman’s M-900u Stereo/Mono Amplifier with their Recommended Reference Component Award

“You can find higher power outputs at or even below the M-900u’s price, but you’d be hard-pressed to find something that betters its sound and build qualities for even twice as much. In that sense, the Luxman M-900u delivers reference-level sound and build quality at what can be considered very reasonable cost, and is why […]

100% Reference Award and a marriage proposal for Luxman’s M-900u/C-900u from Audiodrom

” … I can imagine to spend the rest of my life with (Luxman M-900u / C-900u) … The bass of the M-900u is deep enough for any recording and it has enough weight not to cause proportional misbalance in frequency spectrum. It digs deep to the basement yet the sound does not stay confined […]

Reviewers’ Choice Award for another Luxman component: “The M-900u is the best-sounding power amp I’ve ever heard” – Doug Schneider, SoundStage! Network

“… effortless top end… such clarity that it set a new benchmark for me for high-frequency reproduction and detail… it reproduced kick drums with power, heft, and control usually heard only from amps with twice the power output… despite its modest output spec into 8 ohms, the M-900u is actually a powerhouse.” “… the best-sounding […]

Doug Schneider of SoundStage! marveled by Luxman’s 900 series

Luxman C-900u - PC – Doug Schneider, SoundStage! Network

Luxman M-900u P.C. – Doug Schneider, SoundStage! “Some 18 years into this reviewing gig, it takes a lot to get me excited anymore given what I’ve seen and heard so far — something that goes doubly true for solid-state preamps and amps…Luxman charged me up more than I ever thought they could with their new […]

Critical listening results of an audiophile on Luxman’s M-900u & C-900u

Luxman 900 series

After breaking in the Luxman C-900u for just over 200 hours, I anxiously sat down for a listen. What stunned me was how dramatically it improved my system’s performance. It’s difficult to put into words what I experienced, but I’ll do my best to detail the changes heard.

CES show report, a very exciting and newsy show

Mola-Mola's Makua, the Preamplifier and Kaluga, the Amplifier

International CES in Las Vegas, NV January 7 – 10, 2014 Mirage Penthouse Suite # D44 Venetian Hotel # 30-317   This year marked the 13th anniversary of our participation at CES.  A moment of truth came to me about what “A Higher Note” means.  We also conducted the “Quietest Demo” in history to prove […]