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SMSL SU-9 PRO The New King for $499?

ABall

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Just a heads up, available now.
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Oh I just noticed they pushed the voltage over 5v so it cant be compared, still looks nice for the money I think, so many DACs to choose from.
 

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This looks solid. I am about as happy with my SU 9 as anything I've ever purchased. I use it for a pre-amp as well as source switcher and it pairs nicely with the balanced AO200. One standout for the SU 9 series is the excellent Bluetooth support - I find overall this DAC is a great value for the money.
 
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With all these DACs lacking features like dsp etc the attractive side is a nice display, my last dac was great but I couldn't read the display from my seat, aprox 3mtrs, this one looks a lot better but I dont know....
 

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12k still got problems, like the first batch of su10, same problem (su10 was fixed with new FW)

they need to fix that


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same problem as the su10, and they fixed the su10 with firmware, before and after

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USB-B ........................ FTW


staticV3 linked Wolf measurements back in October ..... RCA out looks good too ...
 
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Why is it called "Pro"? It has 2 channels, no routing, no DSP, nothing pro about it. Yes it squeezes 1 db more in SINAD with no audible differences. YAWN! And let's not talk about support nor quality...
 
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I'd expect a "Pro" unit to also have AES, I2S, etc.. .............................. like their $100 cheaper DO200 MKii has.
 
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"Pro" is stuck on everything. It's an indicator that something definitely is NOT professional, if you ask me.

The worst was the Pioneer "Elite" crap made when Sharp took it over. Absolute abominations.
 
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