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    FS: Topping A90D Headphone Amp - SOLD!!

    That's a good price, have you checked the usual suspects like Head-fi and r/avexchange?
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    Topping A90 Discrete Review (Headphone Amp & Preamp)

    I think that's a safe rule to follow with all the chinese companies (Topping/SMSL/Gustard/etc). Always firmware and other updates following the releases to fix problems.
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    Topping E70 Velvet (AKM 4499EX)

    Just got this bad boy in and didn't realize it was smaller than my A90D amplifier. In hindsight seems obvious that the 50/70/90 series are different form factors... oh well.
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    Topping A90 Discrete Review (Headphone Amp & Preamp)

    I use the A90D's ground lift switch to solve a coil whine/ground loop sound that comes through USB on my computer. The only other solution is to use a usb isolating device like the ifi idefender or Topping HS01. Between those two choices (ground lift switch vs usb isolator), which is the...
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    Topping estats amp EHA5 (details updated)

    Is this something confirmed to be in the works?
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    I Need a new Headphone Amp, help me decide please

    These pre-2022 revision sabaj hpa are really nice for how cheap they are!
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    Topping A90 Discrete Review (Headphone Amp & Preamp)

    Thankfully Topping included the remote to go with the relay volume... spinning the knob quickly and having volumes erratically change up and down is always a terrible experience with this volume tech.
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    I Need a new Headphone Amp, help me decide please

    Sabaj A10h which is essentially an L30 clone with relay volume and preamp is $76 on amazon US right now. I would say that is a steal.
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    Headphone amp used as pre-amp

    How about the Sabaj a10h? Relay controlled volume so perfect channel matching. You can choose from preamp / headphone out with retained volume settings. I can get loud volume on a Hifiman HE1000v2 at gain setting 2 of 3. This is my dedicated preamp for a vintage integrated amp that only needs a...
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    Nectar Hive Review (Electrostatic Headphones)

    That's a really weird argument. These shouldn't exist because more expensive / better estats exist, as well as a single not well regarded cheaper set from Koss? That's almost the entire estat market right there under $1k - a couple Stax and the Koss. If you have an energizer these are a great...
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    Topping DX7 Pro+ Review (DAC & HP Amp)

    I have this exact unit given to me by my father, that he bought new when it came out. Needed service to replace capacitors and transistors but after some effort this unit sounds wonderful with both speakers and headphones (high impedance cans like audio technica adx5000). I'm amazed what was...
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    Topping DX7 Pro+ Review (DAC & HP Amp)

    Seems like they fixed the IMD hump from DX5 to this DX7 pro at least/at last.
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    AOSHIDA SMSL C200 Review (DAC & Amp)

    Thanks but unfortunately the manual does not answer my question.
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    AOSHIDA SMSL C200 Review (DAC & Amp)

    Anyone know if there's an online manual for this? I want to know if the separate Preouts and Headphone selections retain independent volume settings.
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    AOSHIDA SMSL C200 Review (DAC & Amp)

    These knobs they use on Sabaj/SMSL/etc are truly garbage. Small and hard to grab the very smooth surface. Thankfully the remote lets you skip ever touching it.
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    Looking to buy pair of PSB Imagine Mini. Any color.

    Good luck. My set I bought used for $350 is better than using headphones costing $2000. Amazing little speakers.
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    Sabaj A20d 2022 Review (DAC & Headphone Amp)

    - can I use it as a preamp with active speakers (Dynaudio Focus 110A) through RCA? Yes - How does it compare with the Topping equivalent? Topping A90 discrete? DX5 ? EX5 ? DX7 Pro ? Similar - I currently have a SOtM SDP1000 DAC/preamp: should I upgrade and why or have these devices not reached...
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    Sabaj A20d 2022 Review (DAC & Headphone Amp)

    Do these 2022 versions of the A10d, A20d dac/amps have relay volume control for perfect channel matching? It seems Sabaj does not advertise that component anymore. Was there a channel matching test done on this unit?
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    PSA Paypal and Audiogon and USAudiomart, selling and shipping tips (use PayPal shipping for better rates)

    Is ShipStation or whatever Paypal is using now cheaper than USPS official rates?
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