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Just put my order in for the DacMagic, got quite a good deal on it... half off in fact


It's a great DAC, I love mine.
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Yamaha CD S-1000 in silver




Edited by .Sup - 10/20/10 at 12:34pm
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Got me a Zune HD 16GB. Gotta say...it's a nifty device! Better than my mother's iPod Touch lol
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post #394 of 3104
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Got me a Zune HD 16GB. Gotta say...it's a nifty device! Better than my mother's iPod Touch lol
For music you can't beat the Zune HD It goes for around $160 these days brand new and the audio quality puts the ipod to shame.
    
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post #395 of 3104
Zune's are fine little machines. my Mom's non-HD zune is fairly nice.

Although after fiddling around with Neutrino's Archos 5, I'm partial to their pmp's myself now
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or for $150 or $100 respectively. Going to listen in about an hour
    
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post #397 of 3104
Just bought a pair of these beauties

Quad 12L2



Listened to those, Bowers & Wilkins 685, Dali Ikon 2 and Dali Lektor 1 and these were my favourite by far

Got to wait a few days though as the dealer had none in stock
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they look gorgeous. How's the bass? Since they have rear bass reflex ports they will have to be placed a bit away from the wall.
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post #399 of 3104
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they look gorgeous. How's the bass? Since they have rear bass reflex ports they will have to be placed a bit away from the wall.
The bass is much better than i was expecting in both detail and depth, they have better bass than my Tannoy M3 and very nearly as deep - the step up in detail and overall quality is well worth the very small trade off in bass depth, especially in a room the size of mine.

I demo'd them quite close to the wall just to see what I could get away with at home and I'll have plenty of clearance before the sound is effected

Can't wait to pick them up, I'll be sure too take lots of pics!
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I forgot about the other thing I got



Cowon J3 32GB. This thing sounds incredible, I'm using it with my headphone amp at the moment and I'd have a hard time distinguishing between this and my DAC in a blind test (I actually think I prefer the J3). It leaves my iPod Touch for dead in terms of SQ.
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