Showing 1 of 54 conversations about:
WESXF
40
May 2, 2018
bookmark_border
I received this amp yesterday it makes enjoyable clicking noises when turned on and when you rotate the volume knob. Will they eventually go away? I hope not.
May 2, 2018
DontDooDad
94
May 7, 2018
bookmark_border
This is so funny :) I have only been listening with the balanced output until a few minutes ago, and didn't hear any clicks, even though I tested how low the volume goes before it mutes. What you described sounded like a relay-stepped attenuator, a fancier type of volume control less prone to channel imbalances (the Schiit Ragnarok has that, for instance). But single ended the volume is low enough that I actually hear the clicks, though I could also just take off my headphones. Funny! I like the noise. I hope my colleagues do, too :-D
May 7, 2018
DontDooDad
94
May 7, 2018
bookmark_border
Or, as seen on Amazon and Shenzhen Audio: "The use of matrix relay volume,effective to ensure that 4-way volume unanimous".
May 7, 2018
DontDooDad
94
May 8, 2018
bookmark_border
Just counted, and it has 64 steps, like the Schiit Ragnarok.
May 8, 2018
WESXF
40
May 8, 2018
bookmark_border
I'm pleased to learn that enjoyable clicking=quality.
May 8, 2018
View Full Discussion