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post #21 of 25
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Okey thanks for let me know mate,
I couldn't find the Schiit Magni, but there's the Audioengine D1 Premium 24 Bit DAC is it good?

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post #22 of 25
Yep that's the one! That one is nice because it is both an amp and a DAC.

The Magni can be bought through Schiit's website, and is a little cheaper, and a little more powerful, but down't have a built in DAC

http://schiit.com/products
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post #23 of 25
The Audioengine D1 is actually a pretty weak amp, but it also acts as a soundcard and would be fine with the 250ohm version. You should know that there's no advantage to buying the 600 ohm DT990.
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post #24 of 25
This is true, it's definitely a better DAC than it is Amp, but it's a great starter piece since you can upgarde to a more powerful Amp later.

I also agree that the 600Ohm version won't give you any advantage, so just get the 250Ohm version, i believe it is the cheapest version anyways if you get the Pro over the Premium
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post #25 of 25
I'm using the AudioEngine D1 with the Philips Fidelio X1 actually. I can pretty much affirm that they go together like a charm.

Tyll from InnerFidelity wrote a review on them, and I would agree with his view on these headphones.
http://www.innerfidelity.com/content/big-bottom-and-lively-top-philips-fidelio-x1

Another thing I really love about these headphones is how premium they look and feel. It has a genuine leather headband, mostly aluminum construction. Even the limited use of plastic on the cups feels more like ceramic. It feels like a $1000 pair of cans.
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