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The line input of the E7 can only handle a limited voltage (less than 1.25 Vrms) that is lower than the 2 Vrms standard level that the DACport LX probably outputs. Therefore, to avoid clipping, you need to reduce the level using software volume control on the PC.

 

From my understanding, so clipping means that the input voltage from Dacport LX is too much for E7 to handle? Therefore all the distortions happened?

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From my understanding, so clipping means that the input voltage from Dacport LX is too much for E7 to handle? Therefore all the distortions happened?

 

Yes.

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