Responses from myvanq

Denafrips FPGA Firmware Update
I am another owner of Ares II that was skeptical about the FPGA firmware update. I really like the sound of Ares II, I know there are a few areas that can be improved (soundstage, dynamic range, bass), but I was afraid that the update might change... 
Acoustic Technologies Single-Driver Loudspeaker
I'm glad you both liked them, I'm interested in them as well, today I saw them on eBay for $400 + $120 shipping