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Head-Fi Buying Guide (Portable Amps, DACs, & DAPs) (page 2)
Last edited: 1/22/15
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...
Very strong and impactfull bass, great build quality. High input power. It is very sensible, has a very loud volume. Very good for DJ monitoring. Not confortable! Very fatiguing. It makes a...
iPods and External DACs - Page 2
Gear mentioned in this thread:
Yes, the iTransport is the very first MFI iPod DAC, but now there are more and more development, especially portable DAC, that is Apple MFI.
Figures, that will only be too easy for us wouldn't it.
*sigh* Why does Hong Kong Apple Store have such mediocre customer service, made me ditch my plan of getting a Classic as a DAP.
Any thoughts of hooking an amp to the new iBasso DX50?
The DX50 has no optical out, only analog and coaxial. Any analog amp should do a decent job, and the Headamp Pico Slim, Headstage Arrow, or even the JDS Labs C5 should do a decent job.
(just did some 24bits/96khz to 24/48khz conversions and noticed extra hiss in them when played on ipod touch)
Edited by TonyVier - 9/9/13 at 2:14am
No, it will just be down sampled from the iPod.
- iPods and External DACs
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