Actually I enjoy to read what people with different opinions have to expose and nowadays while I LISTEN to the music on my system it put a big smile on my face knowing how much they miss.
Few years back I bought and installed dCS component in my digital front end and I was amazed with improvement it brought in spite of excellent reputation of DAC in my system. Did I ask dCS for A reason for that? NO.
Introducing ER it brought another AUDIBLE improvement and further raised a bar of musical experience.
Did I ask dCS if there's something wrong with their product? NO.