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ahaha, i would be interested to know how big of a difference it would make, oh well, just another excuse to listen to it again

EDIT: some times i hate head-fi
did i word stuff completely wrong?
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seems to happen almost every time i post there.
I'd for a USB DAC
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hmm, any suggestions on them?
i dont really have a price range at the moment but was thinking around 200-300
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post #3873 of 37821
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hmm, any suggestions on them?
i dont really have a price range at the moment but was thinking around 200-300
Keces KA-151 is a good choice.
post #3874 of 37821
I'd build up myself an OPUS, they're expandable, and can become a balanced DAC, although you have to be good with a soldering iron and surface mount components I beleive. I'm personally currently building myself an Alien DAC...
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Hehe chipp, strange example, but I understand. To me though, it doesn't sound like it would be worth the money. For headphones you really don't need much. A good source, and amp, and of course the cans, and I always thought if you needed to EQ your headphones, then the headphones don't sound good to you, because you're simply taking away the "stock" sound of them, but I always did like a bass boost on my amps.
 
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add me! - Grado SR225, BeyerDynamic DT-770 Pro, Super.Fi 5 Pro
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I need an update, no more HD555s but I now have HD650s and DT770/80s also no more turtle beachs...
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hmm, the OPUS does look very promising, i will defiantly consider that
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hmm, the OPUS does look very promising, i will defiantly consider that
I doubt you'd be able to have one built for $300, I was looking into it a little while back. I'd say if you want an opus, be prepared for more like $400-$500.
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but even considering $400-500 its supposed to compete with DACs in the 1-1.5k range... (that includes tube DACs...) its a great DAC, especially for the cost considering, really ask Soloz about it, I think he can get them done within $300ish...
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