My wife STOLE my ELE. Makes the music from her MacBook sound spectacular with her little JVC S400's.
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Cheapest "pure" USB DAC solution? - Page 2post #16 of 195/20/13 at 1:38pm
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Although I think from scanning this thread the OP has bought a DAC , for other people I'd say go for the Hifimediy Sabre USB DAC (ESS one, as there is one variation). I love it with Audirvana+. There was a big difference in sound coming from VOX player + Muse PCM2704 ( again budget end stuff but still not bad at all.)
Edited by Lohb - 7/15/13 at 12:14ampost #19 of 1910/26/13 at 4:53am
If you are interested in rolling your own check out beezar.com. Depending on what you want to spend there are various DACs you can build. You will need a soldering Iron. I've build stuff from them and had good results and great support.
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