Originally Posted by journey2nirvana
They got my love CLAS -db & CL Duet sound amazing.
Hugo might be the only audio bling that passes them in sound quality in the portable world but they cost way more $$$
I like cypher labs products too. Just got the Picollo recently and looking forward to getting more products.
Originally Posted by LFC_SL
That may depend on market and amp pairing. In the UK Clas -dB + plus a decent portable amp would run you £1k. It's not 'that' much a further savings leap to the Hugo
Yup you are right, combined they run very close to the Hugo but it does not mean Hugo is better absolutely. I have the Hugo and I would also like to own the Cypher labs combo dac/amp too. Cypher labs make pretty good products.