- May 6, 2015
Don't bash me, I'm really new to the audiophile community (created my account today as a matter of fact) but I had a question I'm hoping you guys can help me with. I'm trying to get a decent audio setup going out of my phone. So, here's my question, is there a way for me to get digital audio out of my phone and use an external portable DAC? (which would undoubtedly sound better than stock) Most of the portable source players I found on the site are either A: Ugly, B: Have Poor Build Quality, C: Expensive as F***, and D: Not that practical for everyday use. So if I could have the awesome build quality, interface of my Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport, and a ton of memory, would it be a good audio source since it would only hold lossless files and send them digitally through a high quality external DAC? I imagine it would since desktop setups kind of do the same thing. Any help would be greatly appreciated.