Tag Archives: audio DAC

iFi Hip dac Review: Best DAC Headphone Amplifier

We recently talked about a compact, but still stationary DAC / headphones amplifier iFi Zen DAC V2 (REVIEW) from Abbington Music Research (aka AMR). The device turned out to be very interesting, and therefore a natural question immediately arose: is it even possible, but in a portable version and stand-alone? Of course, you can: at the time of writing the …

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iFi launches hip-dac2: Hires DAC/Amp for Portable Music Needs

iFi has launched a hip-dac2 DAC / Headphones Amplifier model aimed at users who want to listen to music with mobile devices such as smartphones or pocket music players. This new iFi hip DAC is equipped with an XMOS 16 chip for the USB input, and also allows for MQA decoding. The main goal of the hip-dac2 headphone amp is …

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FiiO M3 Pro Lossless Music Player With Touchscreen, USB DAC

FiiO has introduced the latest entry-level Lossless music player model called M3 Pro. This is a comprehensive upgrade of FiiO M3K with touch screen design, new best DAC chip with higher output power. Inside the FiiO M3 Pro lossless audio player is an ESS9218P integrated audio DAC / Amp chip capable of decoding music quality up to 32-bit / 384kHz …

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