I am going to order schuits decrspifier and experiment with that.
I am honestly very happy for ak120 to be my source once I can get a cable that works with it.
I am happy with redbook quality and honestly I had some mix result with DSD on Hugo. I do not think it is that forgiving with bad recording, in particular when the recording is old 70s jazz remastered into DSD.
I would not call Hugo musical or natural or anything. I wouldn't call it bright. It is just a dac that...