1. Apos Audio

    The SMSL DA-1 High-Resolution Power Amplifier - Now Available on Apos Audio

    Hi all, We are excited to introduce to the community the SMSL DA-1 High-Resolution Power Amplifier. With a substantial 65Wx2 output power, the DA-1 amplifier is designed for those who yearn for top-notch sound on a budget. Paired with the just released SMSL D-6S MQA Audio DAC, you've got a...
  2. Apos Audio

    The SMSL D-6S MQA Audio DAC - Now Available on Apos Audio

    Hi all, Here’s another awesome launch by SMSL in the budget DAC category we’d like to share with everyone: the SMSL D-6S MQA Audio DAC. Equipped with innovative technology like the ES9039Q2M DAC and the latest XMOS XU-316 USB controller, this device is set to resonate with audiophiles...
  3. Apos Audio

    Introducing the SMSL D400 Pro USB Desktop DAC - Now Available on Apos Audio

    Hi all, We're thrilled to announce the arrival of the SMSL D400 Pro—a USB Desktop DAC meticulously designed to enrich your sound. With its flagship AKM DAC chips, it delivers unparalleled sound fidelity. The CK-03 clock processing circuit eliminates distractions, letting you immerse yourself...
  4. Apos Audio

    Introducing the VMV P2 High-Resolution Desktop Headphone Amplifier - Now Available on Apos Audio

    Hi all, Here’s another exciting launch we’d like to share with the community. The VMV P2 High-Resolution Desktop Headphone Amp takes your sonic connection a step further with even more to offer. This amplifier comes with a robust 12W output per channel, and its user-friendly design features...
  5. Apos Audio

    Introducing the VMV D2R High-Resolution Desktop DAC - Now Available on Apos Audio

    Hi all, We are thrilled to share with everyone the arrival of the VMV D2R High-Resolution Desktop DAC. It features a 24-bit/192kHz DAC and aptX™ technology, so you not only get impeccable sound quality but also low latency. This device comes with multiple input choices including USB, coaxial...
  6. Apos Audio

    2-Day Audio Sale at Apos from July 11th to 12th, 2023

    Hi All, We are excited to announce that we have our very own Apos 2-Day Sale with big discounts on headphones, DACs, amps, and more, it's an opportunity to enhance your auditory journey and create immersive soundscapes tailored to your preference. Here's a list: 1.TOPPING - 15% OFF ( Not...
  7. Apos Audio

    Apos Audio 2023 Mid-Year Sales Event

    Hi all, We are thrilled to share with the community that we are lighting up everyone's summer with a sizzling mid-year sales event--see a summary of the sale here and a full overview of the sale on our public info sheet. From June 9 to June 18, 2023, we're offering massive discounts on a range...
  8. Apos Audio

    Now Available on Apos Audio - The Powerhouse SMSL H300 Headphone Amplifier

    Hi all, For community members who value pure, undistorted sound over frills, the new SMSL H300 Headphone Amplifier is a game-changer. Its streamlined design, coupled with a powerhouse performance, delivers an unadulterated, high-fidelity audio experience. A fully balanced structure, an...
  9. smsl mandy

    Introducing the the SMSL H300 Headphone Amplifier

    ELEVATE YOUR AUDIO EXPERIENCE WITH THE SMSL H300 HEADPHONE AMPLIFIER Experience audio like never before with the SMSL H300 Headphone Amplifier. This exceptional device combines power, precision, and versatility to provide you with an immersive listening experience. HIGH POWER OUTPUT Unleash...
  10. SMSL SU-1

    SMSL SU-1

    SPECIFICATIONS Input: USB / Optical / Coaxial Output Level: 2.0Vrms THD+N: 0.00013% (-117dB) Dynamic Range: 121dB SNR: 121dB USB Transmission: Asynchronous transmission USB Compatibility: Windows 7/8/8.1/10/11,Mac OS X10.6 Above,Linux Bit Depth: USB:1bit~32bit, Optical/coaxial:6bit~24bit...
  11. smsl mandy

    Little Power AMP: SMSL A50 Stereo Power Amplifier TPA3116 Bluetooth 5.0 100Wx2

    Experience high-quality audio with the SMSL A50 Digital Power Amplifier TPA3116 Bluetooth 5.0 100Wx2 RCA Remote Control With Passive Speaker. This amplifier features a power amplifier chip TPA3116D2 and output power of 50W x 2 (4Ω), driving speakers up to 50-80W/2Ω in mono. It also supports...
  12. smsl mandy

    SMSL M300SE MQA Audio DAC CS43131*2 with 6.35/4.4mm Headphone AMP

    A new series of exterior design with tempered glass panel, both high-end feeling and durable! Cirrus Logic's latest audio decoder chip CS43131, with carefully designed circuitry, achieves an unprecedented 0.00013% (-117dB) distortion performance! The new third generation XMOS XU-316, PCM support...
  13. Apos Audio

    Check Out Our Apos Certified Products: Save Up to 35% On Must-Have Gear

    Hi all, We wanted to share with the community that you can Save up to 35% immediately on IEMs, DACs Amps, and more when you buy Apos Certified products. These products are tested and refurbished to work and look like new, come with a 1-year warranty, and ship for free! We have a very limited...
  14. Apos Audio

    Introducing the SMSL SU-1 MQA DAC on Apos Audio: Compact Design, Hi-Res Audio

    Hi all, We are excited to introduce a budget-friendly DAC from SMSL to the community. Meet the SMSL SU-1 MQA Audio DAC. designed to bring out the best in your digital music collection. The SU-1 features MQA decoding, a high-performance AKM AK4493S chip, and supports PCM 32-bit/768kHz and...
  15. Apos Audio

    Apos' Spring 2023 Sale is Here: Save on TOPPING, FOCAL, Moondrop, xDuoo, Kanto, SMSL

    Hi all, Save up to 42% on TOPPING, FOCAL, Moondrop, xDuoo, Kanto, and SMSL. You can see the deal collection here: Spring on this chance to upgrade your audio gear at amazing prices. Visit our Apos Audio Deals section to explore these and...
  16. TaronL

    20% Off Focal Headphones + 15% off IEMs

    For the week of March 20th to 26th, save 20% on Focal headphones and other big savings! Shop the sale Full list of savings below 20% off Focal Headphones (includes the new Focal Bathys Wireless ANC Headphones) 20% off NAIM products 15% off Moondrop 15% off Dunu (10% off SA6) 15% off Topping...
  17. Azonic

    Audio latency issues using DAC/Amp on Windows PC. Is there a work around?

    Hey folks, I have my Windows 10 laptop hooked up to a SMSL DP5, which is plugged in to an SMSL SP400 headphone amp via XLR. I then run XLR cables out the back of that to a pair of active monitor speakers or plug headphones in to the front of the unit. Since I've had this setup i've noticed a...
  18. Apos Audio

    The SMSL VMV D1se2 Desktop MQA DAC now available on Apos Audio

    Hi all, We are thrilled to share with you the latest from SMSL. We now carry the SMSL VMV D1se2 Desktop MQA DAC. This state-of-the-art desktop digital-to-analog converter is leading the pack in terms of quality and performance. It features a flagship ESS Hyperstream IV DAC chip and XMOS USB...
  19. SMSL DO300

    SMSL DO300

  20. Apos Audio

    Take Up To 35% off Apos Certified Products for Limited Time

    Hi all, We wanted to share a limited-time deeper sale on our Apos Certified Products. Apos Certified products are refurbished items ready for a second life with a new owner. They’ve been certified by us as high-quality like-new products. They’re final sale and carry an Apos Certified One-year...
  21. SMSL DO200 MKII


    MQA rendering, via USB & SPDIF. DSD decoding, via all 5 digital inputs. 2x ES9068AS Dac chips. 5 dual Op Amps. XMOS XU-316 Chipset native support up to DSD512, DoP256 or PCM 768kHz. LDAC Bluetooth with external aerial included. Fully operable via included remote control. IPS tempered glass...


    This is an MQA/DSD decoding ultra portable Dac and is (as of Jan 2023) the budget model from SMSL. It is available exclusively from Aoshida-Audio, and the link is here. The C100 uses the power from your USB source, it does not need mains power. It has the latest AK4493SE Dac chip. It does not...
  23. Apos Audio

    Thank You Head-Fi and A Very Happy New Year from Apos Audio

    Hi Head-Fi Community, We at Apos Audio wanted to take a moment to express our sincere gratitude for your support throughout this past year. It has been an amazing year for us, with our expansion into turntables and speakers; the launch of the Piety, our collaboration with NITSCH audio and...
  24. MLGrado

    Topping E70 Velvet DAC Review, Measurements and Comparisons

    2/13/23 UPDATE.... See post 2 for FULL review of the Topping E70 VELVET DAC. Also, see here for what to expect next after the Topping comparo. The Topping is on its way here for a full review and lab testing at
  25. Apos Audio

    11/11 Sale on Apos Audio

    Hi all, 11/11 is almost here so we would like to give you a headstart with awesome deals on brands that are getting the most love. Sale starts on Nov 11, 2022 at 12am PT and ends on Nov 12, 2022 at 11:59pm PT. Some of the sales are already active. Check out the discount on the brand below: 15%...