1. R

    Dongle DAC and Regular DAC for expansive soundstage under $400

    I'm new here and I thought this would be a good time to ask people about a good dongle DAC and regular DAC. For the dongle DAC, I would prefer it to be simple with not bluetooth, volume/gain controls, etc. I was trying to decide between the MOONRIVER 2 and Dragonfly Cobalt but I found out that...
  2. tlite

    Linux EQ That works with Dragonfly Red USB?

    I may have missed this somewhere apologies if covered elsewhere! I'm using a Dragonfly Red with a new install of Linux Mint. Music plays fine, but I can't EQ anything. I have the PulseAudio Equalizer installed, but I believe it only effects the analogue outs and it isn't EQ'ing anything out...
  3. A

    Focal Elear amp and Dac

    Hi there 😀 I’m new to the forum, and fairly new to good wired headphones. In need for some advice. I drive my Focal Elears with a Dragonfly Cobalt connected to my iPhone. A good portable solution, but I’m considering getting a desktop headphone amp/Dac for my stereo setup. Been looking at the...
  4. P

    New audiophile & (Possible) first audiophile gear!

    Hello Guys, I am a new member in this amazing community. Although I am new here, I have been reading Head-Fi post for months and now, I decided to be part of that family! Also, I will start buying my first Audiophile Gear. I was thinking of Dragonfly Red or ifi hip dac + Final audio B2 or...
  5. S

    Which DAC?

    Hello! I am wondering which DAC to buy. Between the Fiio E10K, Audioquest dragonfly black and Fiio Q1ii which one is the best overall? Also which one is the best for smooth vocals because I currently have a problem that the vocals are a bit harsh on some songs.(fixable by EQ by lowering the...
  6. Todd

    Audioquests new Dragonfly Cobalt @TTVJAudio.com

    HI All, Today Audioquest has announced the new Dragonfly Cobalt USB DAC, Headphone Amp and Preamp! $299.95 The NEW Audioquest Dragonfly Cobalt is HERE! The Dragonfly Cobalt takes the Dragonfly DACs to new heights! With an updated DAC chip, a new improved micro processor chip, improved...
  7. S

    Dragonfly Headphones

    Hello! So I was wondering if I need a more neutral sounding experience with no distortion and clear highs(treble and all that stuff) should I go for fiio Q1 or Dragonfly black? Also no hissing or any distortion I'm vocals(I need perfect vocals) and clear cymbals(I don't want them to sound...
  8. ranmasaotome

    Beyerdynamic DT 1990 Pro USB-DAC/AMP Combo?

    Hey everyone, Recently purchased the 1990 Pro's, i figured id settle on these cans since im a sucker for impeccable representation. However I'm a complete novice when it comes to USB DAC/AMPs and have no idea what i should be getting to drive these cans. I have a FiiO K3, DragonFly RED, and...
  9. max pro

    I need advice please

    I currently have ODAC RevB by JDS Labs I want to use it on my iPhone 6s can I buy aheadphone amp (Fiio E12)? or Audioquest Dragonfly black can be better? my primary concern is sound quality
  10. nhftk4320

    USB to MicroUSB adapter for my dac

    I recently bought the audioquest dragonfly black DAC which connects via USB 2. The product is compatible with android with a proper adapter and my connection is MicroUSB B. Since I bought this fairly expensive DAC, connected to my fairly expensive Shure SE425 earphones, i don't want a 0.2$...
  11. brent75

    New Dragonfly Black and Red Discussion

    Darko says the new devices trump many of the popular DAPs out there now in sound quality (not to mention battery life and more).   Some quotes "Compared to the Sony NW-ZX2 and Astell&Kern AK120 II, the blood-Red DragonFly’s allegedly superior DAC, volume control and headphone amplifier prove...