Please do not ask us to make that determination. It is a personal and subjective decision which is up to you based upon your requirements and your taste. We do not offer advice (this type of advice is time consuming, not included in the cost of the transfer and may be perceived as a conflict of interest if we recommend Restoration). Also, we do not want to assume responsibility that we have made the wrong recommendation. That is exactly why we are offering an option for ordering BOTH versions (Transfer Only AND Transfer with Sound Restoration). When in doubt, order BOTH versions.
"What a job! I received my original lp and the "rejuvenated " CD today. I was well worth the wait. I can't believe the marvelous job you did in restoring this old LP to a new CD. I never thought, in my wildest dreams, that you could restore and repair this rendering in the manner that you did. I am totally satisfied. At present I don't have ..."