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amirm
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Nov 22, 2018
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Of dozens and dozens of DACs and amps that I have, this is my main unit that I listen to. At this price, it is an amazing bargain. Amir AudioScienceReview
Nov 22, 2018
shocky
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Nov 23, 2018
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Amir, How far would you have to turn the unit's knob to get a decent amount of volume for the HD650/6XX? (and the HD600 if you own a pair) How far would you have to do so if you had a pair of 600 ohm headphones, lets say HD540? (or DT880/990 600ohm ver.) Thank you.
Nov 23, 2018
BobJones8P
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Nov 25, 2018
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Do dual dac chips mean it is a balanced dac? I am new to audio.
Nov 25, 2018
shocky
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Nov 25, 2018
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no, it means every side has its own dac chip or something like that
Nov 25, 2018
BobJones8P
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Nov 26, 2018
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How does a balanced dac work?
Nov 26, 2018
ivoa
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Jul 25, 2019
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One chip for each channel I believe. It's not balanced. Balanced means that each channel (left and right) uses 3 wires, one for ground and the 2 others for signal. The waveforms are then shifted out of phase so that the noise picked up along the wire will happen at different places in the signals because the phases are not in sync. At the other end the signals of the two inputs are compared and the noise can be removed and only the intended signal is left. Hopefully I remembered it correctly :)
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Jul 25, 2019
BobJones8P
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Jul 26, 2019
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Okay, thank you so much for your response!
Jul 26, 2019
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