Posts filed under: Indonesia

Happy New Year & 5+ Years of JimmyAuw.com

Time flies… I have owned this blog for more than 5 years. Despite the fluctuation, I think the trend is quite stable and showing a positive growing up trend. I think I have to start putting more convincing article (and...
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IHEAC Tube Pre-Amp Blind Test Session

Indonesia High End Audio Club or in short, IHEAC, held an blind test (or maybe I would prefer to call them as blind scoring) for tube pre-amp. The session was  started on the afternoon, around 11am. Some equipment used shown...
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Extreme Capacitors Battle (2nd Session)

After you read this, perhaps you would expect a better system to test the capacitors. So today, I visit a friend, and test the capacitors on his system. We can call him, Mr. X. Here is some brief of Mr....
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Extreme Capacitors Battle (1st Session)

Just what I’ve promised before, finally today I do the most awaited Capacitors Battle. Actually the “real battle” will be done within next few days. Let’s say, this is as first impression to “hear” how good they would sound 😉...
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My Power Supply Transformer

My custom power transformers have just arrived. Like on my previous post, I plan to use 4 power transformer for my next Aikido project (two Heaters and two High Voltage). So here is the stuff 😉 The first line above...
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Biaya Roaming Satelindo Matrix di Shanghai (dan Narik Duit dengan ATM BCA)

Sekitar bulan Maret lalu, gue ada pergi ke Shanghai (transit di Hong Kong). For some reason, gue beli SIM Card di sana juga (cuman ada dua pilihan, China Mobile atau China Unicom – dan gue beli China Mobile yang merupakan...
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Narik Duit Gampang di Luar Negeri

Saya memang bukan tipe orang yang gemar shopping. Oleh karena itu, ketika berpergian ke luar negeri pun, saya jarang bawa uang cash banyak-banyak. Buat apa? Pikir saya. Toh hari gini jaman sudah modern. Pasti toko pada punya mesin gesek alias...
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SB Acoustics: High End Drivers Made in Indonesia

Well, I just couldn’t be more proud than this. Finally, a high end speaker driver brand from Indonesia. Call it SB Acoustics! According to Stereophile, the Scandinavian Audio Research (ScAR) has annouced SB Acoustic. The people behind all of this...
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Kartu Kredit Indonesia Sudah Bisa Terima Duit dari PayPal (Tapi Banyak Fee-nya)

Kemaren ini gue ada jual barang ke Italy dan gue terima pembayaran via Paypal. Eh bisa loh (norak mode ON). Gue bisa withdraw duitnya ke kartu kredit gue (kebetulan pake HSBC). Tapi ya ternyata tidak free alias kena charge 5.4%...
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Ngejam Bareng…

Sabtu kemaren, gue ada janjian ama Jay (panggilan akrabnya) untuk ketemu S.Kom (panggilan akrabnya juga) untuk main ke studionya S.Kom. Kebetulan pagi gue kerja, jam 12 lebih langsung cabut dulu ke Fatmawati untuk menghadiri undangan dari Majalah Audio Lifestyle yang...
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Sutra Bakti Seorang Anak (Deserved a Read!)

Sang Buddha berbicara tentang sutra kasih yang mendalam dari orang tua dan kesulitan untuk membalasnya. Ayah Dan Ibu adalah dua Buddha yang hidup dalam keluarga. Sutra ini adalah sutra tentang kebaikan hati orang tua dan bagaimana sulitnya untuk membalas budi...
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Tarif Roaming Indosat Matrix di Beberapa Negara (Taiwan, Hong Kong, dan Singapore)

Kebutuhan komunikasi memang tidak bisa dipisahkan lagi dari aktivitas sehari-hari. Kala kita pergi ke luar negeri, tentu komunikasi sebaiknya tidak terputus (siapa tahu Anda mendapatkan telepon penting dari kerabat Anda). Terlebih lagi hampir semua operator sudah membuka fasilitas roaming di...
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