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Shanling UP Portable DAC/Headphone Amplifier AMP ES9018K2M+MAX97 Support Native DSD Decoding

UP with the "Encreasement" of Sound!

ngoshawk

Pros: Small-USB-size, an "Encreasement" of sound, simple to use (for Apple products), good push in sound, adequate power

Cons: Glass smudges, too many competitors, a bit overpriced compared to competition, a bit "lumpy" in sound

UP with the Encasement of Sound!   When I heard the Shanling UP, I was perplexed. I had read many a comment espousing the virtues of the Audioquest Dragonfly Black (DFB), and especially the Red (DFR). People were making these tiny little wonders sound like the second coming, of well…you know. Kind of like the (pretty much warranted) hype surrounding the Chord Mojo. Sometimes the hype is...
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A great DAC-Amp full of features
A great DAC-Amp full of features
Exciting New Flagship from PureSounds
Exciting New Flagship from PureSounds

PureSounds PS100-600

Pros: HiFi Quality Sound, Smooth Signature for Easy Listening, Cool Design, Greal Build Quality and Materials

Cons: Pricey Compaired to the Compition

A Fun, Affordable Way to Get Started with Tubes
A Fun, Affordable Way to Get Started with Tubes

Schiit Audio Vali 2

Pros: Sounds great, IEM-friendly, has pre-outs, small, has a tube!

Cons: No cables, no mute on long startups.

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