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Questyle CMA800i - integrated DAC, headphone amp, and preamp

A no-compromise all-in-one device that can easily become the centerpiece of a speaker-based system

project86

Pros: Each piece - DAC, HP amp, and preamp - is an exceptionally strong performer. Cumulatively almost as good as separate components, for a lot less money

Cons: "True DSD" playback somewhat limited in that it requires JRiver to use, design is not as clean looking as the other Questyle models

      Integrated amplifiers. We all know what they are, right? The classic definition involves having a power amplifier and a preamplifier integrated into the same chassis. Hence the name. It used to be very straight forward - you could walk into a brick and mortar store, or browse an audio catalog/website, and easily see the distinction between power amps,...
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For 'fun' listening only, not a serious HiFi earphone
For 'fun' listening only, not a serious HiFi earphone

InEar StageDiver SD-3

Pros: Build quality, bass extension, fun factor

Cons: Smeary mids, recessed vocals, U shaped response

One of the best sounding Bluetooth cans you can buy.
One of the best sounding Bluetooth cans you can buy.
kef m200 a really nice set of headphonesalmost perfect
kef m200 a really nice set of headphonesalmost perfect
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