Originally Posted by honfoglalo
I am looking for a (cheap) upgrade from the onboard audio, I will only use IEMS (no headphone), probably RHA-MA750.
Which is better, is the D02 better sounding and is it okay without amp? I dont want to buy any amp, wanna keep the costs low. Any recommendation appreciated! :)
You would be better off spending the cash for something like the FiiO E07K ($90).
The ELE EL-D02 is a great little DAC/Amp (for $18), but I'm guessing it's headphone amplifier outputs a high impedance,
which is not really what you want to use with a 16-Ohm headphone, like the RHA-MA750.