Folks: I intend to do a comparison of mid-level (~$500-2500) DACs in December 2013. I will test multiple DACs and keep the one I like the best. Period. Everything else gets sent away. If I end up liking my current $200 Emotiva XDA-1 best, that's the one I'll keep and everything new gets...
- Gary in MD
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