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Denafrips ARES 12th/II R-2R DAC clock upgrade beat Spring3

Denafrips ARES 12th/II R-2R DAC clock upgrade b...

Denafrips ARES 12th/II is a decent R-2R DAC at a very good price. One of the biggest differences between Ares and higher grade DACs is the clock. For example, Puntus uses TCXO...

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Denafrips ARES 12th/II R-2R DAC clock upgrade b...

Denafrips ARES 12th/II is a decent R-2R DAC at a very good price. One of the biggest differences between Ares and higher grade DACs is the clock. For example, Puntus uses TCXO...

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Upgrade Gustard R26 sound quality by external re-clock streamer DDC and compared with a Holo Spring3 side-by-side

Upgrade Gustard R26 sound quality by external r...

A. The Story Gustard R26 is an inexpensive R-2R but the build-quality is great.  I never thought  it can be at the same or even higher sound quality level than...

Upgrade Gustard R26 sound quality by external r...

A. The Story Gustard R26 is an inexpensive R-2R but the build-quality is great.  I never thought  it can be at the same or even higher sound quality level than...

Customer's Show Room

Customer's Show Room

The Sound of Ethernet IanCanada DDC/Streamer integration with Gustard R26, Roon and HQPlayer   Raspberry pi audio streamer finished Palani Acoustic - The DiY High-End DAC Streamer Rev5   The...

Customer's Show Room

The Sound of Ethernet IanCanada DDC/Streamer integration with Gustard R26, Roon and HQPlayer   Raspberry pi audio streamer finished Palani Acoustic - The DiY High-End DAC Streamer Rev5   The...

Troubleshooting Cases

Troubleshooting Cases

Streamer Issues  Problem Inspection Action and Result 1. My HdmiPiPro streamer works great with my DAC except the 44.1KHz 16bit Some DACs only take 24/32bit music format over HDMI so...

Troubleshooting Cases

Streamer Issues  Problem Inspection Action and Result 1. My HdmiPiPro streamer works great with my DAC except the 44.1KHz 16bit Some DACs only take 24/32bit music format over HDMI so...

Tips of DIY digital audio projects

Tips of DIY digital audio projects

1. Read the user's manual and other documents of each product carefully to understand the steps and principle before you get started. Please always download the most updated user's manuals from...

Tips of DIY digital audio projects

1. Read the user's manual and other documents of each product carefully to understand the steps and principle before you get started. Please always download the most updated user's manuals from...

Improve Holo Spring3 R2R DAC with FIFO re-clocked DDC streamer transport and SC-Pure clocks

Improve Holo Spring3 R2R DAC with FIFO re-clock...

I’m interested in the sound of a NOS R-2R DAC, so I bought a Holo Spring 3. After three weeks break in, I have to say I like the sound...

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Improve Holo Spring3 R2R DAC with FIFO re-clock...

I’m interested in the sound of a NOS R-2R DAC, so I bought a Holo Spring 3. After three weeks break in, I have to say I like the sound...

2 comments