DAC's

DAC’s

Hidizs S8
7.1
Editorial Score

Hidizs S8 Review

The Hidizs S8 is a DAC/Amp in a small dongle format design to be compatible with PCs, MACs, iOS, and Android devices. It is priced at $89. Disclaimer: The Hidizs S8 sent to us is a sample in exchange for our h...
Auris Euterpe
9
Score

Auris Audio Euterpe Review

The Auris Audio Euterpe is the company’s latest desktop tube amp featuring a headphone, DAC/Preamp capability and a unique enclosure that duals as a headphone stand. It retails for €1,499.00. Disclaimer: The...
FiiO Q5s
8.2
Score

FiiO Q5s Review

The FiiO Q5s is a revision of the original Q5 portable Bluetooth DAC/Amp using FiiO's latest interchangeable AM3E amp module. It retails for $349.99 Disclaimer: The FiiO Q5s sent to us is a sample in exchange ...
iBasso DC-01
8.6
Score

iBasso DC01 Review

The iBasso DC01 is a 'pint-sized' fully functional USB-DAC and amplification dongle with a 100% balanced 2.5mm TRRS output jack. It retails for around $50 depending on your location. Disclaimer: The iBasso DC0...
Yulong DA10
8.5
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Yulong DA10 Review

The Yulong DA10 is an all-in-one desktop pure DAC, preamp and balanced headphone amplifier featuring an AK4497 DAC and up to 3W of output power. Disclaimer: The Yulong DA10 sent to us is a sample in exchange f...
Burson Playmate
8.6
Score

Burson Playmate Review

The Burson Playmate is a Class A amp, high-end DAC and pre-amp all-in-one combo with swappable opamps. It is priced at $399 upwards. Disclaimer: The Burson Playmate sent to us is a sample unit in exchange for ...
FiiO K3
7.8
Score

FiiO K3 Review

The FiiO K3 is the company's next gen of their budget series desktop DAC/Amp. That means more features and still a competitive price at $109.99 Disclaimer: The FiiO K3 sent to us is a sample in exchange for ou...
NextDrive Spectra X
8.6
Score

NextDrive Spectra X Review

The NextDrive Spectra X is the latest edition of the company's expanding line-up of portable pen-style amp/DAC's for mobile sources. It is priced at $189.99 Disclaimer: The NextDrive Spectra X sent to us is a ...
Stoner Acoustics UDX
8.7
Score

Stoner Acoustics UDX DAC Review

The Stoner Acoustics UDX is a brand new desktop DAC priced at $330. It uses both single-ended and balanced outputs and also USB-OTG Support. Disclaimer: The Stoner Acoustics UDX was sent to us in exchange for ...
Chord Qutest
8.9
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Chord Qutest Review

Disclaimer: The Chord Qutest sent to us is a sample in exchange for our honest opinion. We thank the team at Chord Electronics for giving us this opportunity. The Chord proposition has been a compelling pitc...
ColorFly BT-C1
8.2
Score

Colorfly BT-C1 Review

The Colorfly BT-C1 is an entry-level feature-rich portable DAC for headphone lovers and priced approximately under $100. Disclaimer: The Colorfly BT-C1 sent to us is a sample in exchange for our honest opinion...
xDuoo XD-05
8.1
Score

xDuoo XD-05 Review

The xDuoo XD-05 is a portable DAC/Amp retailing for $210. It is packed with tons of useful features for the price. Disclaimer: The xDuoo XD-05 sent to us for the purposes of this review is a sample and does no...
NuPrime CDP-9
8.8
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NuPrime CDP-9 Review

The NuPrime CDP-9 is a high-end CD Player, DAC, and pre-amp. Priced at €1695.00 it is aimed for audiophiles who still enjoy physical formats. Disclaimer: The NuPrime CDP-9 sent to us is a sample in exchange fo...