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Can i do this? FiiO E5 & Xonar DX Question...

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Is it okay to use a FiiO E5 with a Xonar DX? basically xonar dx to fiio e5 to headphones, like would i experience any sound quality degredation?

(i have a pair of headphones that benefit with an amp)
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You should be fine. I use an E3 with mine.
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It should be OK if you don't use the bass boost. However depending on the headphone, the little E5 probably still couldn't output enough current.
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It should be OK if you don't use the bass boost. However depending on the headphone, the little E5 probably still couldn't output enough current.
well,its 48 ohm headphones
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