I honestly don't do a lot of HP listening these days (don't hurt me!) but I've used Senn HD-600, HD-650 and Grado RS-1 with the headphone out on my MCD-500 with very satisfying results. At least comparable to using an RA-1.
Originally Posted by Black Stuart
I can't believe anyone would rec. the Rega 3. Yes it's simple but the ball bearing used has to be of the lowest quality. Take it out and roll it - it will move...
Originally Posted by vcoheda
MCD500 or 306 SACD?
thinking about making this swap. should i . . .
I've never heard the 306 but I couldn't recomend the MCD500 any more highly (YMMV). It does have the...
Originally Posted by Bones13
Looks like something to aspire too, especially if SACD remains viable, something I am doubting.
SACDs are great on this machine but it really shines on Redbook playback. Just...
Originally Posted by freakydrew
will the Zero DAC suffice?
I think not. While I'm not familiar with this specific device, in general a DAC converts a digital signal to analog for playback. Your TT...