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Head-Fi Buying Guide (Portable Amps, DACs, & DAPs)
Last edited: 1/22/15
The housing has a rounder shape then the vsd3/5 and i much prefer it this way. While the shape and looks is simple, it does not feel very cheap. The diamond cut shape on the vsd3/5 seems a little...
This review is for Master & Dynamic MH30 over the ear. My name is Adam I am a 38 years old headphone and iem collector. I don't consider myself an audiophile but have been into music and audio...
This little player can take a beating. I am not careful with this device and I've dropped it many times on all types of surfaces and it keeps going. I have had my player for nearly 3 years now and...
I've always looked into "budget-fi" since I've got more interested in proper headphones thus making me get the CALs, Takstar Pro 80s and now the Somic MH463. I will be doing some direct comparisons...
I have been looking for a desktop amp/dac for a while now as I have not had one for the last few years (last desktop amp was a Naim headline 2 with NPSC power supply which was okay but nothing...
The Sub-$200 Portable Amps Shootout – 13 (+11) amps compared - Page 34
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Very nice shootout there.
I have a FiiO E12 and want something that has a wider soundstage. At the moment, I am somewhat tempted by the new E12A.
Is the soundstage of the E12A wider than the E12?
Yes, much better in fact.
BH2 is pretty good. But for under $100, I'll recommend FiiO E11K first, BH2 second.
Does anyone know how either of these compare with the brands discussed in the shootout? Is one of these better than the other? They both sell for about $200.
- The Sub-$200 Portable Amps Shootout – 13 (+11) amps compared
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