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Fiio E12 DIY Limited Edition Portable AMP HeadPhone Slim Amplifier Reviews

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Pros: Great sound, swappable op amps and buffers, beautiful design, slim form factor, exclusivity

Cons: Can't fit DIP-8 op amps without slight modification

Fiio seem intent on joining the players in the higher end of the headphone audio market, but they're doing it without charging high-end prices. The Fiio E12DIY represents a project where Fiio decided to share a limited number of customisable, high quality amplifiers with the enthusiasts among us and did it, it seems, to demonstrate their capabilities and passion because according to various reports (and some logical number-crunching) they won't have made money from this activity.   I for one am thankful that Fiio chose to share!   What is the DIY?   The E12DIY is built on the foundation of the regular E12, but Fiio engineers have removed the crossfeed and bass boost...
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