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Head-Fi Buying Guide (Portable Amps, DACs, & DAPs) (page 2)
Last edited: 7/6/14
I said DON'T TALK !!
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The Astell & Kern AK240 - Page 68
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They got swamped. Again
I'm happy I got mine quick.
Roxanne has problem With their cable Connector , it break Easy during their tighten The cable to The ear piece
That's the last of their problems. One guy recieved his with a finger print on the finish, right on the faceplate to. Another guy had white ones but the whites were different. And then one guys case was pitted like nothing I've ever seen before.
Quality control issues like I've never seen for some premium headphones.
Posts moved to the ZX1 thread.
We have the Hugo in house right now and will eventually have the AK240 to compare. I have to say the Hugo is phenomenal! We shall see how it plays out.
I'm looking forward to pairing that baby with other DAPs :)
looking forward hearing your comparaison between the HUGO sound and the AK240 sound. Very interested to get your advice...
But.... what PORTABLE source will you can propose for the HUGO ?
A "pico-battery opperated-Aurender" ? A...AK240 ?
There are NO micro battery portable audio server available today !
Edited by bmichels - 1/21/14 at 11:25am
- The Astell & Kern AK240
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