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    Highly Regarded Balanced SS/Hybrid AMP under $1000

    My current amp(Matrix m-stage hpa-3b) is getting distortion in the right channel so I need to replace it. I use the Sennheiser HD6XX with a balanced cable and the Beyerdynamic DT1990 headphones the most. My DAC is a Chord 2Qute. What's a good AMP under $1000 that would be a worthy upgrade? I...
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    Bang for the buck DAC 2017 under $1k

    What is the best bang for the buck DAC of 2017 for under $1k? Balanced, DSD and other capabilities are pluses but lets keep dimishing returns in mind in regards to sound quality. However it must have USB input. I have these on my short list: Gustard X20 Pro Denafrips Ares R2R DAC Oppo Sonica...
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    IEM's for the gym

    Can someone recommend some durable IEM's for the gym around the $200 area? I've been using some Hifiman RE-400's but they've worn out and the rubber is breaking where the cables attach to the ear pieces so I'm looking for something more durable. I also have some Hifiman RE-600's but I dont want...