Hi Guys, Not sure this question came up before I wanted to ask. If I have a tube pre-amp as buffer -> RCA -> THX AAA 789. Will my balanced 4pins XLR and both SE 1/4 and 3.5mm jacks all have sound? if so, will benefit 4pins XLR have better power? Cheers, Billy
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Apr 1, 2020
I’ll give you my answer. I’ve been wondering if using the balanced cable with my headphones would actually improve the sound or just make it louder. I got a very good quality cable and sure enough the sound quality increased. The amp seems to have more authority and everything else that I can hear has more definition. So my recommendation is if you have the money it’s worth getting a balanced cable for your headphones to run them on your THX AAA 789. Now I’m wondering if getting a balanced DAC will make enough difference to justify the cost. I know I won’t be needing one any time soon. I had to decide which headphone to add balanced cable to, my Focal Elear’s or my HD6XX’s. I’ll probably get a balanced cable for the HD6XX’s as well.
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