I just got my 9038s.
First impression is really amazing.
But unfortunately I have the following problems:
- If Tidal (Windows 10) is set to use the DAC in exclusive mode, I can't change the volume either in Tidal or with the Windows controls.
- This happens also under Android with USB Audio...
I have bought mine from the TEMPOTEC Official Store on Aliexpress.
The seller was very friendly and fast in communication.
After my first DAC had an error on the unbalanced output, I was sent directly without long negotiation a new device.
I did not have to return the defective device - so I...
I have just seen that the ADI can be operated in a DUal EQ mode, which is unique to my knowledge.
For many people the right is not like the left hearing. (also by different shape of the inside of the ears).
This feature of the ADI is in my opinion a USP, which is usually not mentioned in tests.
At first I could not believe it - looks like a high margin for Hildizs.
I'm looking forward to your measurements.
The topping NX4 DSD is also on its way to me.
When both are there, I will share my impressions.
The reviews on Head Fi look promising...
Have a look at the Tempotec Sonata iDSD Plus: http://www.tempotec.com.cn/en/2-Product/Sonata/SonataiDSDPlus/index.htm
The Hidizs DH1000 was apparently developed together with Tempotec. According to Tempotec, they have developed the board, Hidizs the case.
On Aliexpress, you can order the Temptec...