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Old March 12, 2013, 03:43 PM
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Tired of buying soundards. Just blew out the sound on my mobo so it's time for a good DAC. Budget is gonna be under $200. ANy suuggestions?

EDIT: I don't use headphones, this is for an amplifier/speaker combo.
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Old March 12, 2013, 04:05 PM
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Buy an ODAC from this guy.

https://www.facebook.com/AudioPoutine

You will need an amp if you are driving headphones since it outputs line level
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Old March 12, 2013, 04:13 PM
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I'm specifically looking for line out for a regular amplifier, I don't do headphones and I an upgrading my amp very soon as well. I've read some on the particular DAC and was hoping to hear about other options as well.
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Old March 19, 2013, 06:01 AM
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I like the audioengine d1 Audioengine D1 - Audioengineusa.com

Does both optical in or usb in.
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Old April 1, 2013, 01:03 PM
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Fiio eo7/e09 desktop dac/amp combo I like if all the connections are there for ya and are both within your budget.

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