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    J River sounds Much more Dynamic Than Foobar?

    I'm using the same settings in both programs. WASAPI Push. Bitmatched 16bit playback all lossless files. J River is much more dynamic sounding?  Any one else have the same experiences?       
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    Creative Sound Blaster Recon3D 1st Impressions and Questions!   This sound card has a headphone out that is amped, and your usual line outs.  If im going to hook this up to a speaker amp via 3.5mm to RCA cable's should I used the amped output or line out? (green jack)  (obviously the...
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    Question about headphone/speakers (SoundBlaster)

    Recently purchased a new sound card   I usually run an aux cable from my soundcard to my HI-FI AX-497 receiver and then use the 1/4th jack on the reciever to the m50s.  But now since the soundblaster has a build in amp bypassing...
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    Maverick Audio TubeMagic D2 DAC?????

    Any info of this dac and how it sounds?  Ive been browsing the forums and cant find much on it? 
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    ALC269 VS ALC888

    Which realtek should sound better?    (Stereo Mode)
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    What Sample Rate Should I choose?

    99% Of my Music is 16bit and 44.1 Lossless Files.   Will setting my soundcard. (soon to come Asus Xonar ST)  to a higher sample rate be detrimental to the audio?   Is is best to "match" the sample rate with the source?
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    Headphone DAC vs My receiver?

    Currently using my AX-497 for my headphone DAC.  Would I benifit form a dediacted headphone amp? How much power does my receiver put out at say     @ 30 Ohm  @ 120 Ohm @ 300 Ohm  @ 600 Ohm     Here's the spec of my receiver, I don't know if I reading this correctly, but...
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    Whats the maximum ohm headphones my AX-497 receiver can power???

    Honestly I know nothing about headphones when it comes to power input output.  Here's the specs on my AX-497.  
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    Speaker/AMP for computer? Help a noob out.

    Just bought a pair of these from newegg.   I plan on running a 3.5mm jack from my sound card that splits into your basic R/W Stereo Jacks.     I currently using as my AMP and wondering if I should...