If you can find used Red Wine Audio Isabellina HPA, then you are in luck. It has DAC and headphone amp, and combination with LCD-2 is nothing more but remarkable. Others who have heard this combo will confirm it, I think
The time has come to upgrade, or just try something different. At the moment, I have in my possession quite magnificent solid state Red Wine Audio HPA amplifier, which is rather good and I am quite happy with it. But as the majority of you know, when upgraditis strikes it is so hard to control it
Anyway, the first question which is bothering me: do tube amplifiers go well with electronic music ? I am talking about such genres as IDM (intelectual...
I am sorry for making off-topic.
As I can tell, majkel and Piotr Ryka have been listening to the same CS300Xs. And from previous posts I recall that the particular amplifier was modified (there were changed capacitors, some other parts). So maybe those changes had influence to headphone output, no ?