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Head-Fi Buying Guide (Portable Amps, DACs, & DAPs) (page 2)
Last edited: 1/22/15
I managed to try this MDR-Ma900 against others in the same shop. The comfort and ergonomics of this Sony are very good. Initially, I was pleasantly surprised how nice it sounded. But...
I tried this twice with different devices. It sounds pretty good with big bass sounds and probably suit a lot of youngsters today. Many very young people that I know prefer Beats or something...
Before I start my review, I would like to Thank Cayin for providing me with a review sample of their new flagship N6 DAP which is currently available on Amazon and from other retailers like...
After picking these up from the Sony Store about a year ago, I can say that these are definitely not worth the $350-$400 price tag. Luckily, I picked them up for around $180 and to me, this seems...
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The Astell & Kern AK240 - Page 125
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Lucky you, I just called up DMA and apparently I would have to wait until next week...
Patience is a virtue........Although I have not a clue what that particular virtue feels like.
Me too, this will be the Sony ZX1 , but I hope others will follow. I wonder why this marketsegment is left behind by most of the big names in Audio? It is not that they don´t have the knowledge to do it.
I think in a world of rectangular smartphones, the design of AK240 is like a breath of fresh air. It is small in size and has that premium look to it. Combining all the factors, I'd say AK has gotten themselves a winner here.
It is not Amazon selling it looks like some just started a company to sell then for a profit.
Heard you 1st time - maybe better to call it "scalping on through amazon"...
Should recieve it midweek...cann't wait...
God I can 't believe I am recieving this before the JHA Roxanne.
Oh well I will have to use my JH16Pro for now...
Impressions coming this weekend...
- The Astell & Kern AK240
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