hi-res audio
  1. Grado Diesel

    Hi-res tracks and distortion/saturation

    I’ve been using my FiiO X3ii and Schiit Vali 2 for 3-4 years now. Originally I was only playing mp4a’s and mp3’s from my player. Recently I started reloading certain favorite CDs onto my computer as FLAC files at 44.1kHz 16 bit. Also recently I’ve started downloading some choice albums from HD...
  2. Carlsan

    Sony WM1A NW-WM1A walkman music player SOLD

    Selling a gently used Sony NWA1A player. No defects, plays fine, battery is fine. Comes in the original Sony packaging, and includes: 1. Benks Flexible soft TPU protective case cover for the NW-WM1A 2. 1 unused Tempered glass protective film for the screen (1 attached, 1 unused). 3.128 GB card...
  3. James Shoegazer

    (SOLD) ATH-W1000x Grandioso with W5000 leather pads

    Ah, the luscious ATH woodies. These received a cult status, known for its focus and lushness in the mids and excels in vocals. Perfect for laid back music such as some subgenres of electronic, pop; and not to mention jazz and classical music with stringed instruments/chamber setting. These sound...
  4. James Shoegazer

    (Price dropped:$230) AKG N40 Hybrid In-Ear Monitors

    Great condition and very little usage. Price: $230 (inclusive of shipping from Singapore, PP fees) A new set cost $399.95 so consider that. Included: 2 pairs of Sony tips M/L, 1 pair of original S earbud, 1 original MMCX cable, 1 original MMCX cable with volume control, sound filters, cleaning...
  5. sunshine83

    - I Need Your Help Guys! (about MQA) -

    Hi everyone! I'm not that expert in audio but I can still distiguish the difference between CD audio and Hi-Res audio :) I gues this is a good thing :) Currently I discovered MQA files from Tidal and I really liked their sound. They sound like hi-res tracks but the size of the file is...
  6. rantng

    SOLD - Sony NW-A45/B Grayish Black 16gb Hi-Res Walkman

    Purchased this new from another member. I’ve since used this for about 2 hours. Sounds good, I really like how compact and light it is, but I still prefer the sound of my ZX2 that I’m willing to deal with the added bulk. If you look closely at the bottom left rear near the “Made In Malaysia”...
  7. C

    Hi-Res Audio "showcase" playlist thread

    Hi all I´m hoping the people that have been listening to Hi-Res Audio for a while might be able to post their suggestions for the definitive songs that clearly illustrate the superiority of Hi-Res Audio (to be clear I dont want to start a fight about if anything above 16/44.1 is even worth it...
  8. NZtechfreak

    USB Audio Player PRO (UAPP): 24- and 32-bit playback, ubiquitous USB audio support for Android

    As discussed in the Android USB audio thread, thought I would start a thread about this great Android app so we could separate the discussion about it a bit from the general USB audio thread.   For those of us with Android devices this app is hugely important for a few reasons.   The first...
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