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AudioQuest Golden Gate

Stereo interconnect cable with RCA plugs (2 meters/6.6 feet)

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AudioQuest bases its cable designs on real-world testing — lots of experimenting, listening, and tweaking.

AudioQuest bases its cable designs on real-world testing — lots of experimenting, listening, and tweaking.

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About the AudioQuest Golden Gate

AudioQuest bases its cable designs on real-world testing — lots of experimenting, listening, and tweaking. With its Golden Gate cables, AudioQuest has hit a "sweet spot" that puts high-end performance within the price range of many music lovers. These cables bring together some of AQ's most advanced designs and materials, for excellent sound quality from a single joined cable that's relatively thin and lightweight.

AudioQuest bases its cable designs on real-world testing — lots of experimenting, listening, and tweaking. With its Golden Gate cables, AudioQuest has hit a "sweet spot" that puts high-end performance within the price range of many music lovers. These cables bring together some of AQ's most advanced designs and materials, for excellent sound quality from a single joined cable that's relatively thin and lightweight.

Solid Perfect-Surface Copper (PSC) conductors

One of the most important materials that goes into an audio cable is the metal used for its conductors — the parts of the cable that actually carry the signal. The Golden Gate's conductors are made from a material called "Perfect-Surface Copper." It's a breakthrough cable technology that can translate into a not-so-subtle improvement in sound quality, compared to lesser conductor materials. The conductor's solid (rather than stranded) metal composition and astonishingly smooth surface allow for optimal signal transfer with a minimum of distortion.

Advanced cable geometry

While many cables use a single path for both the ground and shield, AudioQuest uses a design they call "double-balanced asymmetrical geometry." This design separates the ground and shield paths for clean, quiet performance.

Cold-welded, gold-plated connectors

All the details of the cable's construction are well thought-out. For instance, the Golden Gate's connectors are cold-welded, rather than soldered, which eliminates a common source of distortion found in many other audio cables.

This cable is equipped with dual RCA connectors at each end. Mini-to-mini and mini-to-RCA versions are also available.

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Product highlights:

  • length: 2 meters/6.6 feet
  • stereo cable with dual RCA connectors at each end
  • solid Perfect Surface Copper (PSC) conductors for excellent performance
  • foamed polyethylene insulation for low distortion
  • metal-layer NDS (Noise Dissipation System) shields against RF interference
  • double-balanced asymmetrical cable geometry separates the ground and shield for quieter performance
  • black and red braided jacket
  • cold-welded, gold-plated RCA plugs feature a solder-less design for lower distortion
  • warranty: 5 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • MFR # GOLDG02R

What's in the box:

  • 2-Meter stereo RCA cable

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Slight Improvement in Smoothness

ROY from PARK CITY on 8/20/2019

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Why not 5 stars? Well, because any cable costing this much should do something extra, like walk the dog, mow the yard or pour me a drink. Do they sound better than a $10 pair? Yes, but you need a very resolving system to hear the improvement. Even then, it won't knock your knickers off. Any cable under $100 that makes an audible improvement deserves four stars. Beyond that, I'm not sure what you'd have to spend but I guarantee it'd be a ludicrous amount.

Pros: Well-constructed Pretty colors Direction Arrows? Ooh, Ahh! Allows movement of electrons

Cons: Price One of the most counterfeited cable brands - hence you should buy from an authorized dealer.

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Great cable choice for Audiophile grade systems

James from Spring, TX on 6/17/2019

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They do an excellent job connecting my Parasound 275 V2 amp to my Denon X-3300 Receiver. Sound is crystal clear with my ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 SPEAKERS.

Pros: Great sound

Cons: Price

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Crutchfield customer from Spanish Springs, NV on 6/4/2019

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excellent product high end good quality

Pros: AAAAA

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Crutchfield customer from Berlin, NH on 6/4/2019

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Nice detailed sound.

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Great cables

Crutchfield customer from West Trenton, NJ on 5/7/2019

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Great cables to connect CD player to amplifier....well made and solid connection to the terminal....2 RCA male plugs... Sound is great and well packaged...Certainly would recommend...Just realize that 2 feet is not so long, so make sure the length is right...Just fit for my purposes!

Pros: Well made and great sound...

Cons: none

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Crutchfield customer from West Richland, WA on 4/21/2019

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Nice

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Great cable for subwoofer

Crutchfield customer from New York, NY on 3/3/2019

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I used the Audioquest Golden Gate RCA wire to connect a high end subwoofer to my system. The speaker sounds great and this well constructed Audioquest cable looks great

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Crutchfield customer from St Clr Shores, MI on 2/11/2019

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Great product!

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Crutchfield customer from Graham, WA on 1/2/2019

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They are great! The agent helped me find the best products for a reasonable price.

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Roy from Sugar Land, TX on 1/1/2019

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I was tempted to buy the Evergreen interconnects since I had very good luck with them before but I had just purchased a $4,000 Technics 1200 G turntable and decided on the golden gates. I really have no way to compare the two cables but I will tell you that the Evergreens should not be discounted just because they are the least expensive.

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Crutchfield customer from Philadelphia, PA on 12/23/2018

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They're cables. They're quiet. Can't really say more than that right now. Haven't spent time comparing them to other cables.

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Michael from Mount Pleasant, SC on 11/6/2018

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Try not to go crazy with cables ....depending on your budget ...did notice a difference on the treble side ....enough so to keep them vs. Stock cables that came with my pro ject debut carbon record player

Pros: Helped on the treble side of sound

Cons: Expensive for some budgets

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Crutchfield customer from Windermere, FL on 10/18/2018

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First off, Crutchfield provides excellent customer service. I purchased the Audio Quest Cinnamon RCA jacks from Crutchfield, then ended up purchasing the Cinnamon optic and Carbon HDMI cables. I cannot express how clear and vibrant the Audio Quest cables made my entertainment system, both visually and acoustically. My wife thought I was crazy for spending so much money on mere cables, but now she appreciates and understands the quality! She keeps on commenting that she can hear and see things that she never seen before on her favorite music and movies. You cannot go wrong with Audio Quest and Crutchfield! Thanks again.

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Crutchfield customer from Brookfield, IL on 8/17/2018

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great product, great service, great company

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Brandon from Ruston, LA on 7/1/2018

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I got 3 pair for a car audio amp a JL audio HD 900/5. I can hear more detail out my speakers and sub

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Crutchfield customer from San Diego, CA on 4/24/2018

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Need better identification for left and right plugs and thin cables.

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Quality at a good price.

Robert from Boise, ID on 2/27/2018

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Very nice upgrade. Good price for the quality.

Pros: improvement in sound quality.

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Crutchfield customer from Hendersonville, NC on 1/21/2018

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sound is crisper than the toslink I was using. I purchase/download a lot of songs from Itunes and I constantly try to improve the overall quality. Upgrading my audio ,speaker and power cables over the years has made a delightful improvement . When you can get really old BEATLES songs to sound clear, precise, and distortion-free...you know your on the right track!!! The shorter the cable run is, the better... and having everything go through a good power conditioner will also make a difference.

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Crutchfield customer from Kearny, NJ on 1/12/2018

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Definitely an upgrade over the stock RCA cables. You can hear and feel the quality. Can't wait to use them on my orbit plus

Pros: Sound clarity

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Crutchfield customer from Woodstock, GA on 1/2/2018

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it was what i expected

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Looks as good as they sound

Mark from Monroe, WA on 12/30/2017

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I recently upgraded our A/V equipment to 4k and wanted to be sure the digital and analog connectors in the signal chain were not the weak link. AudioQuest's interconnects were used throughout. For analog signals I opted for AQ's shortest Golden Gate interconnects. It has been fun to see the improvements in interconnects over the years. I am fully satisfied.

Pros: Terrific audio performance; high quality construction; matches AQ Cinnamon HDMI and Toslink interconnects.

Cons: None

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Crutchfield customer from Middleboro, MA on 9/22/2017

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well worth the money

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Tim from Anaheim, CA on 8/27/2017

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Decent cable, well made. Using it to connect a Bluesound Node 2 to Cambridge Audio CXA-80. Setup sounds great but little to no difference in sound quality from the cheap cable that came with the node. Regret wasting the money.

Pros: Nicely made cable

Cons: Don't expect a huge difference in sound. Not worth the cost as with all audioquest products

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david from Darlington, MD on 7/31/2017

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nice nice nice did away with grounding on these new connectors

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A whole lotta bang for your buck!

Bob from Frederick, MD on 7/2/2017

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The Audio Quest Golden Gate cable knocked my socks off. The sound quality of my Sony Home Theater system improved by 100% Very satisfied with them and I would highly recommend AQ Golden Gate.

Pros: Improves sound quality 100-125%

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Great cable!

Steve D. from Aldie, VA on 4/22/2016

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I purchased two of these Golden Gate 1M RCA male-to-male cables and one 1M RCA male-to-male Big Sur (next step up from the Golden Gate). I'm using all three to connect Logitech Squeezebox digital music players to various receivers in different rooms. The Squeezebox has a very high end Burr-Brown DAC built right in, so I prefer using analog cables rather than rely on a receiver's DAC. The music input source is uncompressed WAV CD rips streamed from a NAS server in the basement with in-wall CAT6 transmission all the way. This is a fine little cable. It's very thin, flexible, and low-key. It clips on nice and tight. Sound quality is excellent. For all applications I was replacing 15-year-old Monster cables that were huge and bulky. Some people say they can't hear a difference between cable types, but some people also say they can't tell the difference between a WAV and a compressed MP3. I figure if I'm dropping several thousand on high-end audio, the least I can do is make sure my analog cables are high quality. Digital cables probably don't matter, but analog RCA does. I put the more expensive Big Sur in our main family room system (Yamaha receiver, Definitive Technology speakers) and the Golden Gates in the basement (Yamaha receiver / Bose and Klipsch speakers) and master bedroom (powered Mackie studio monitors).

Pros: Great sound Reasonable price Small, compact, single-line

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Jon from crystal lake, IL on 3/20/2016

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I actually bought a cable that was too short, so re-purposed where it went and go this longer one from my Phono Pre to my Pre-amp. Love these cable.

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Armando from miami, FL on 2/6/2016

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Great cable, for a natural and powerful sound

Pros: A bargain for the price, very clear and natural sound

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Great mid-fi interconnect cable

TomNC from Durham, NC on 4/12/2015

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This is the 2nd time I bought an AudioQuest Golden Gate cable. It does not disappoint. Durable construction. No microphonics. The RCA connectors fit into my Oppo disc player and various receivers snugly, much better than those connects often seen on cheaper interconnects. The sound is clearly an improvement than generic cables. I would buy these type of cables again. Highly recommended.

Pros: Great sound; high-quality connectors; duration construction; no microphonics; intermediate cost.

Cons: None.

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blindmongoose from New Jersey on 4/3/2015

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excellent cables,noticeable difference from the factory cables that came with my project carbon turntable. the sound quality is amazing. wide sound field, whether i am playing Mozart to punk the sound is more life like as if i were at the concert. I noticed noise reduction compared with the stock cable. they sound this good and not broken in yet cant wait til then. And looks wise they are classy looking. So they look good and work great well worth the price. A must have in my opinion. As a matter a fact i up graded all my cables to audioquest from my turntable, cd player,tape deck eq. think of the cables as the highway for your music. (If you got a porsche you dont want to use a dirt road you want the autobahn.) thats what audioquest is.

Pros: everything from quality build to the looks

Cons: none

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Not the like the old days

JohnL from California on 2/21/2015

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I have had Audioquest cables for many years. Always great connectors. My first edition of "Diamondback" cables had excellent connectors. Later editions were just fine. These "Golden Gates" cables have very poor connectors ( at least for Marantz equip.). They are like vice-grips. Afraid they are going to pull out my inputs. The slender barrel type connectors were the best. This is all thru experience.

Pros: Pretty.

Cons: Poor engineering cable connectors.

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AudioQuest Golden Gate 1M rca to rca male interconnects

Barry T. from Madison,Wi. on 10/26/2014

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AudioQuest Golden Gate interconnect cables : 1M rca/rca male

Pros: Well built cable and cosmetically pleasing

Cons: Expensive! A-B comparison = My generic cables sound (if this is applicable) and the Golden Gate sound or not sound the same. We have an approx. three foot rca interconnect and my audiophile ears could not detect any nuances in sound (clarity, neutrality, distortion,soundstage etc.). . I purchased all AudioQuest products because they make a fine cable(and not insanely priced as some.) and they compliment my Vintage Gear. No complaints!

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Spot on performance

jazzman from Roanoke on 6/18/2014

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These cables are smooth sounding without being murky or having the effect of degrading the music quality. I have put more than 100 hours on them so I guess the break in is complete.

Pros: Performs as advertised

Cons: No drawbacks

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Dave F. from Douglasville,GA on 4/2/2014

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An excellent innerconnect cable, clear, nice highs, and no boominess. The low notes were clean and with a hint of warmth.

Pros: Excellent price, clear highs. Nicley detailed for cds

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Great product

Tom from Waxhaw, NC on 2/8/2014

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Not only do they look great, but have a solid feel to them and are definitely an upgrade over standard cables.

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nice upsale

tridosko from castle rock co on 2/3/2014

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What can you say . Seem to work ok . Hard to say if the difference is audible between these and any other cable . For the price , cant help but to feel that its an upsale . (floor mats and undercoating on a new car )

Pros: Nice packaging - makes it look pro .

Cons: price

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Mark from Wisconsin on 2/3/2014

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Very happy with these interconnects for the price!

Pros: everything is great about these

Cons: none

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Best investment for the money

jessea from Reedsburg, WI on 1/17/2014

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The Audioquest Golden Gate cables are the best improvement you can make to your stereo or surround system. The difference between these and the old Nacamichi cables are like night and day. The sound quality is outstanding. It brings out the sound you never thought was there. They give you a great bang for the buck.

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Not Worth Money

JohnM from West Milford NJ on 11/25/2013

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This review is NOT towards crutchfield,Crutchfield shipped this very quickly and I received it within 2 days after I ordered it so 2 thumbs up for crutchfield and there team for great service...Now for audioquest,ive been a audioquest buyer and fan since the late 1990's until I changed over to monster cable due to cost so I decided to try out the new line of audioquest cables without going to a local retailer and looking at them up front.needless to say they DOWN GRADED the quality of there cables,these cables and other cables are thinner and they used CHEAPER rca connectors on them as compared to the older stuff (sidewinder,copperheads,topaz,etc).im very disappointed in the quality audioquest has put out recently in my opinion these cables are worth 25 bucks they down graded the quality but not the price,audioquest should continue like they had in the past and give the costumer what they paid for.im better off sticking with the monster cables they are thicker and have a way better rca connector on them for half the price,i have not hooked up the golden gates yet im deciding weather to send them back or keep them.again they are expensive cable compared to monster cables and monster cables givew you more for the money not like audioquest.

Pros: none

Cons: cable is thinner than older models,rca connectors are cheap,way over priced.

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Heck yeah!!

Skynyrd77 from Mill creek,IN on 11/6/2013

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These things are great IMO. They truly opened up my sound field , everything is more accurate and lifelike . Highly recommend

Pros: Everything

Cons: None

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One of the best

Gary D. from Chillicothe Ohio on 9/21/2013

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Excellent QUILITY & build of these cables. I have two sets of the golden gate cables of different lengths. What a difference they make compared to regular cables. I will be buying another set soon.

Pros: Quality

Cons: Pricy, but you get what you pay for.

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Excellent

pressurewelder from West Virginia on 9/11/2013

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Have always had wonderful results with these. Have 4 sets now. I have noticed when I get a new set they take some time to sound as good as my old ones.

Pros: Build quality and price

Cons: You may think I'm nuts but expect a few hours break in time for full resolution and high end response.

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Your eyes will tell you all you need to know

JT Mann from King Of Prussia, PA on 5/25/2013

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Just look at the build quality of these cables. Install them, then your ears will verify what your eyes have told you.

Pros: Superior build quality = incredible sound.

Cons: None

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Cable doe matter

Emmanuel from Lubbock, TX on 5/1/2013

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I spoke to Josh & Daisy, two Crutchfield advisors. They convinced me of the quality of Audioquest cables. They were knowledgeable, patient and informative. And you know what they were right. This cable is a superb choice for anyone on a budget but not looking to compromise signal quality. I especially want to give a shout out to Daisy who gave me the idea to pair Infinity Primus Speakers with Marantz PM5004 Integrated Amp. She told me the warmth of the Marantz Amp will balance the brightness of the infinity. So far her suggestions have been spot on. Again, I failed to credit to credit Josh and Daisy when I made my last purchase from Crutchfield. Without their imput I would not have bought those gears on my last purchase. One last thing in regards to Audioquest. a lot of you are probably audiophiles like I am, in which case you would have heard of the record label "Music Matters". I recently read on their website that the reason they do all their remastering work at Acoustech facility is because all the cables and interconnect there are Audioquest wires. Think about it if Audioquest is good enough for the premiere record mastering facility in the country, it's probably good enough for your home Audio needs. What more can I tell you!

Pros: They use the same brand of wire at Acoustech to remaster the Music Matters Blue Note 45rpms

Cons: You thinking you can find a better wires at this price range

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I've Been Missing Out

Michael B. from Mount Airy, N.C. 27030 on 4/24/2013

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I've used Monster & Belkin.. I took a chance & spent $69.00 for a set of AudioQuest cables.Let me say this is the best investment I have made in my audio video system. The music sounds much more defined and the bass is tighter.Listening to myCD's is so much more enjoyable. Everyones system is different, but they made a difference for me.

Pros: This is a well made cable. Brings out the best in your sound source.

Cons: None

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Rich from Oregon on 3/24/2013

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Cables are easy to handle. The braiding helps with grip and control while installing. I do not hear the 60hz hiss that I hear with cheaper cables.

Pros: Shielding does work

Cons: One small white arrow to mark the white cable, hard to see when cramped trying to install multiple cables in a tight spot.

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Crutchfield customer from Newburgh,ny on 3/20/2013

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I got the 3' length which is all i needed going from the cd player to the amp. The cables are very high quality and well worth the money. Its a shame they are in the back and can't be displayed as they are so nice looking.

Pros: Solid well made. Well shielded to transfer the sound without noise or interference. Nice to look at.

Cons: None at this time.

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Great Cables

Drummer from Maineville, Oh on 7/22/2012

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Outstanding cables for the price. They really produce true to life sound. Brilliant highs, dynamic bass, and everything in between is just sensational. AudioQuest knows their business and builds some of the finest cables anywhere. If you're looking for an economical way to improve the performance of an audio system, upgrading the cables is a must and these Golden Gates do just that. They match my NAD amp, NAD preamp, NAD turntable, Sony ES cd player, and Monitor Audio speakers perfectly. You can't go wrong with these cables.

Pros: Nice to get a .06 meter cable vs the standard .05 length for easier connecting in limited spaces. Also, cables are flexible, not rigid which makes installation a breeze.

Cons: None

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Golden Gate Series Stereo RCA Cable: The AudioQuest Golden Gate stereo RCA cable is terminated by a gold-plated male stereo RCA connectors on each end. The AudioQuest Golden Gate stereo RCA cable is available in the following lengths.

  • 0.6 meter (2')
  • 1 meter (3' 4")
  • 2 meter (6' 7")
  • 3 meter (10')
  • 5 meter (16' 5")
  • 8 meter (26' 3")

Solid Perfect-Surface Copper Conductors (PSC): Perfect-Surface Copper has an astonishingly smooth and pure surface. Proprietary metal-processing technology protects the wire's surface at every stage of drawing and fabrication. When high-purity low-oxide copper is kept as soft, pure and smooth as possible, it becomes a wonderfully low-distortion conductor. Electrical and magnetic interaction between strands in a conventional cable is the greatest source of distortion, often causing a somewhat dirty, harsh sound. Solid conductors are fundamental toward achieving Golden Gate's very clean sound

Foamed-Polyethylene Insulation: Any solid material adjacent to a conductor is actually part of an imperfect circuit. Wire insulation and circuit board materials all absorb energy (loss). Some of this energy is stored and then released as distortion. Golden Gate uses air-filled Foamed-Polyethylene Insulation on both conductors because air absorbs next to no energy and Polyethylene is low-loss and has a benign distortion profile. Thanks to all the air in Foamed-PE, it causes much less of the out-of-focus effect common to other materials.

Metal-Layer Noise-Dissipation System (NDS): 100% shield coverage is easy; preventing captured RF Interference from modulating the equipment's ground reference requires AQ's Noise-Dissipation System. Noise-Dissipation System prevents a significant amount of RFI from reaching the equipment's ground plane.

Double-Balanced Asymmetrical Geometry: Purposely designed for single-ended applications, Double-Balanced Asymmetrical Geometry offers a relatively lower impedance on the ground for a richer, and more dynamic experience. While many single-ended cable designs use a single path for both the ground and the shield, Double-Balanced designs separate the two for cleaner, quieter performance.

Cold-Welded, Gold-Plated Plugs: This plug design allows for a connection devoid of solder, which is a common source of distortion. Because the ground shells are stamped instead of machined, the metal can be chosen for low distortion.

Directional: Arrows on the connectors indicate the preferred signal path from the source component to the input.

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Per many reviews, AudioQuest seems to be the best. From audioquest, I didn't go for the most/least expensive one. So I ended up on Golden Gate. Hoping to enjoy a quality sound... Yonas, mpls. [ Y  Sep 04, 2019 ]
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Good reviews and not TOO expensive! [ Scott  Apr 24, 2019 ]
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it was recomended [ Shane  Feb 21, 2019 ]
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Most important interference/noise protection is on your analog cables, which is why I got these. [ Steven  Dec 28, 2018 ]
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These cables will go to a tasty mini tube amp for the headphones. The jazz, classical, rock and world music will sound live and sweet. [ Robert  Dec 03, 2018 ]
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Needed a new RCA cable between my preamp and power amp. Plan on testing this against some of the more basic cable options. [ Edward  Nov 26, 2018 ]
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Quality at a great price point! [ Richard  Feb 03, 2018 ]
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I chose these specific cables and length in order to control power loss and maintain strong connectivity as much as possible. [ Joshua  Dec 18, 2017 ]
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40 year old rca were beat,hopefully this will sound terrific [ David  Jul 06, 2017 ]
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Had an older set of Audio Quest G-Snakes, wanted to see the difference with my Onkyo CD-7030 as well as my Yamaha C600, ended up using the Golden Gates on the Onkyo, and Big Sur's I have on the Yamaha, Both are noticeably better than the G Snakes after break-in [ ANDREW  Apr 15, 2017 ]
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looking for a high quality short length RCA to connect my Phono PreAmp to my Record Player. This seemed to be one of the best. [ M  Feb 21, 2017 ]
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audioquest is a world class cable company! [ darrell  Aug 04, 2016 ]
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High quality [ MATTHEW  Jun 23, 2016 ]
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Excellent value for the money. If you are after maximum performance, this cable delivers the best performance for the dollar spent. You can buy more expensive cables, but the difference in performance is incrementally better. Save your money. [ Jesse  Feb 25, 2016 ]
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High quality cable for subwoofer signal pass thru to next amp. [ titanium man  Jan 18, 2016 ]
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AudioQuest products have met the test of performance in our entertainment equipment over the years. Using B&W speakers, Nad electronics and the new 4K HDR TVs, we have found AQ's cables have matched more expensive cables performance at a reasonable cost. What's not to like? [ Robert  Nov 26, 2018 ]
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Fidelity [ Robert  Sep 23, 2018 ]
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Good quality / value [ Tom  Sep 19, 2018 ]
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Lori great adviser assisted me with this choice! [ Cornelius  Mar 31, 2018 ]
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Good quality product for the price! [ Richard  Feb 08, 2018 ]
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Audioquest has good quality cables and they also look good to detail my system. [ H  Oct 18, 2017 ]
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I have AudioQuest cables in my equipment and there great! [ hugo  Sep 15, 2017 ]
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Recommended by Mick vs. Monster brand I have previously used. [ Mark  May 07, 2017 ]
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reputation [ George  Feb 24, 2017 ]
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recommendation from crutchfield representative [ D  Feb 09, 2017 ]
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To connect my turntable to my integrated amplifier. [ SANTHOSH  Feb 05, 2017 ]
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Excellent value for the money. If you are after maximum performance, this cable delivers the best performance for the dollar spent. You can buy more expensive cables, but the difference in performance is incrementally better. Save your money. [ Jesse  Feb 25, 2016 ]
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AudioQuest is a leader in audio/video interconnects and the build quality and sound/picture signal transfer is superb! And it's from Crutchfield the only place I buy on-line audio/video gear because of the selection, free tech support and excellent customer service! [ FRANCIS E  Feb 19, 2016 ]
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recommended by your technician, trevor [ clinton  Jul 27, 2018 ]
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Quality, Past experience with improved audio. [ Bud  Jun 11, 2018 ]
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after reading the reviews I couldn't resist! [ RON  Apr 03, 2018 ]
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This product is highly rated for pure audio connections. [ ADRIAN  May 17, 2017 ]
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good if not excellent quality for an unbeatable price [ finis  Apr 09, 2017 ]
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AudioQuest brand recommended by Carson. I selected Golden Gate based on AudioQuest website. Brilliant brand! Thanks Carson! Carson's Bio: http://www.crutchfield.com/Support/Bio.aspx?bio=199 [ Thaddeus  Jul 06, 2016 ]
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They look the business. [ Greg  May 10, 2016 ]
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Needed a longer cable than what I bought before. Love these cables [ JON  Mar 06, 2016 ]
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Audioquest is a leader in audio/video interconnects and the build quality and sound/picture signal transfer is superb! And it's from Crutchfield the only place I buy on-line audio/video gear because of the selection, free tech support and excellent customer service! [ FRANCIS E  Feb 19, 2016 ]
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Crutchfield recommended type -- returning 2' cables as not long enough. [ LAURA  Jan 14, 2016 ]
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Have several audioquest products in my system, always with good sounding results. [ DavidEFLube  Feb 03, 2019 ]
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For use to connect phono amp to pre amp [ Wayne  Jan 02, 2019 ]
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matches sound system [ Eric  Jun 02, 2017 ]
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I'm hoping that more wire more signal will improve my subwoofer like the Evergreen and proved it over the Amazon interconnect. [ scott  Mar 22, 2019 ]
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For a Sub Woofer [ Robert Smith  Nov 22, 2018 ]
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Good reputation [ Bruce  Sep 13, 2017 ]
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Read the review - was looking for a high quality cable [ Malcolm  Mar 20, 2019 ]
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1 question already asked

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Will this work on a car amplifier?
[ MarioL  Jun 12, 2017 ]
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hi MarioL, I don't know if those cables can be used with a car amp. I suggest you speak to a crutchfield sales rep or contact an audioquest cable specialist. They will be happy to answer any of your questions! take care...
[ darrell  Jun 13, 2017 ]
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I don't know. Good question though. It's probably best to ask the manufacturer.
[ Marvin  Jun 13, 2017 ]
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Yes, they are still just standard RCA cables (just high quality ones)
[ ANDREW  Jun 12, 2017 ]

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