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  1. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    DoP is an equivalent to native in my understanding. I could be wrong.

    Aug 17, 2018 at 4:19 PM
  2. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    Other transports no. I can say dsd256 is quite close to pcm.

    Aug 17, 2018 at 8:37 AM
  3. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    Dsd256 sounds really well though my Singxer f-1.

    Aug 17, 2018 at 6:06 AM
  4. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    Could be a little too fast for the da-7 boards, ask Kingwa. It's not an architecture made primarily for dsd. Maybe one should stick to...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 11:35 PM
  5. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    Thanks. I had to import them from Australia (no distributor in North America) and rely on on my nose, could not hear them before buying....

    Aug 16, 2018 at 11:00 PM
  6. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    I have new Osborn Eclipse speakers now. The r2r 7 with the accurate fw shines even more with them. They only have 70 hours of run time....

    Aug 16, 2018 at 10:44 PM
  7. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    I posted invalid info about the r-8. It does use the same transformers as the r2r 7. Only, the chassis is lighter, which explains the...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 10:02 AM
  8. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    The r-8 is so much cheaper, it is a very attractive offer, the transformer are smaller and overall weight is down 7 pounds. As...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 6:38 PM
  9. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    Yes. But i did not even try nos. 8x os is smoother than it was with the old fw and more laid back. So i am pleased with it. The sound...

    Aug 12, 2018 at 12:33 PM
  10. FredA replied to the thread Audio GD NFB-11.28 vs R2R 11.

    With some dac working with 32 bits native, less work/processing has to be done by the dac chip receiving 32 bits. Meanwhile, receiving...

    Aug 11, 2018
  11. FredA replied to the thread New Audio-gd R2R 7 Flagship Resistor Ladder DAC.

    I guess it's possible. Never installed windows on my mini.

    Aug 11, 2018