1. n3gativ3

    JDS Atom Stack vs Schiit stack?

    Looking at buying one of the two mentioned but really don't know which, both similarly priced I'm currently in the process of downgrading as I really just don't need the power I currently have (789+d70) Haven't seen any comparison between the atom stack and schiit stack, so im hoping someone...
  2. C

    worthy portable upgrade from c5d dac/amp

    Hi, my current OTG is jds c5d + aeon flow 2 closed / he400i + ipad11"/macbook pro 16" + tidal masters/foobar I love my c5d but it's been awhile and it's battery sucks, and bass boost distorts the AF2C bad. It's discontinued and im sure there are newer better portable dac/amps now.. Im looking...
  3. Bipolarsmile


    Hey guys, I currently have the JDS O2+ODAC combo. I thought of getting the Element II as an upgrade. i was wondering how much of an upgrade would that even be? Would appreciate your opinions.
  4. bzippy

    Any FiiO Q5 lovers ever had the JDS Labs C5?

    Hello, all. It's been a while. I've been so content with my little rig for so long that I simply haven't felt the itch and fell out of touch. [ FiiO X3 (1st Gen!), line out --> JDS Labs C5 --> Sen HD600 ] But I just noticed that JDS Labs isn't even making a portable amp anymore. So I started...
  5. Thenewbie76

    Is the JDS labs atom end game amp?

    I am looking to buying a new dac/amp that is versatile and can work with any headphones .I was looking at the THX AAA linear AMP on massdrop but I have not gotten any balanced cable as of right now. So I'm looking at the new labs atom. Is it powerful enough? The most it can push is 125mw...
  6. TheRock99

    Good amp (w/ or w/o DAC) for Grado SR325e and FLC 8S

    Hello, as a gift to be made during the Christmas period I would buy my first headphone amplifier (alone or even with a DAC) for my equipment to use at home. I have a budget of about $ 200 (even between used). Among the products that seemed most interesting I found: - Little Dot MKII...
  7. JDS Labs Atom Amp

    JDS Labs Atom Amp

    JDS Labs Atom Conceived as the next-generation replacement to Objective2, Atom Amp builds on more than a decade of amplifier design evolution at JDS Labs. We've streamlined the amp to include everything our customers have requested without additional configuration or cost. Atom Amp comes...
  8. boschtb

    Back after 10 Years - Aeon Flow Open DAC+Amp Recommendations

    I am getting back into headphones after 10 years away. My last rig was a modified Jolida JD100 + RSA Raptor + HD650 and ATH-W11JPN. This time around, I will be using my MacBook Pro as a source, with both lossless and compressed files, and I have settled on the AFO as my headphones. I...
  9. Cybertox

    LCD2-C, EL-8 or HD660S?

    I am looking for a new pair of headphones. Currently I own a Custom One Pro and a DT1990 Pro, I am running them both using either my iPhone 6S+ or The Element when I am home. The Element is the only AMP/DAC I currently own. Now that pretty much all of my ear-pads ripped on my Custom One Pro, I...