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Hi all!

So I'm currently after a DAC/AMP to use with my PC & PS3

My PC and PS3 Run off the same monitor But I'd like to use a single DAC/AMP for my headphones to connect to.

What should I be looking at? Budget is around $200?

Essentially, I guess i'd be after one that supports optical in and usb. (Optical for PS3 & USB for PC)

Would something like the Audioengine D1 suit my needs or is there something better out there in my price range.
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I still enjoy my FiiO E17 after a year of heavy use. It gets used with my laptop (USB), PS3 (optical), and iPod Nano with a LOD cable. It's a bit cheaper than the D1, and you get on-the-go use of your DAC.
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Thanks for the response smile.gif ended up ordering the Maverick TubeMagic D1, very user friendly and offers amazing performance for the price!
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Good choice!

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