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I will be using it as a volume controller for my Xbox 360 when using my AD700's.

Anything better than the Fiio E5 at this price range?
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Fiio e6 or fiio e11 if you're willing to spend about 10 bucks more.
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Fiio e6 or fiio e11 if you're willing to spend about 10 bucks more.
Where can I buy those two? I can't really find them anywhere.
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First one is out of budget and the second one isn't sold by Amazon.
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Been using the e5 for my ps3 watching movies also as volume controller with same headphones (AD700). Really good for that purpose.
Battery life seems low-after maybe 3-4 movies it just shuts off- as there's no low batt signal. Haven't tried any other portable amps though.
    
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my bad. tbh, unless you absolutely hated the e5, i dont think its worth the upgrade.
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post #8 of 10
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my bad. tbh, unless you absolutely hated the e5, i dont think its worth the upgrade.
Uhh, I don't have an E5. I was asking if I should go with the E5 or if there are better options lol.
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Do you know how to build one?
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Uhh, I don't have an E5. I was asking if I should go with the E5 or if there are better options lol.

The e6 will make a difference, but not too noticeable. The e11 will definitely make a difference assuming you have half-way decent headphones.
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