Fiio M9

For most Fiio Daps need little introduction.  Fiio was the pioneer of bringing high quality digital audio players to the masses with its groundbreaking X1 and has been improving its line up every since.   With listening preferences changing, the latest models now pack Bluetooth, Wifi for streaming, balanced outputs, and

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Onkyo DP-S1

 I recently purchased a couple DAPs including the Onkyo Dp-S1. This is the twin of the Pioneer XDp-30R but has a few distinct differences. This is not in the least surprising since Onkyo purchased Pioneer’s AV department in 2014. Since I bought the product from another head-fi member, I will

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Cayin N5ii

My first experience with Cayin DAPs was with the N3; I liked it so much there are now three in the family as my daughter, wife, and I all have them. Mine is my on-the-go player, my wife’s is her office companion, and my daughter’s gets used as her primary

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Fiio X5 Gen 3

Ngoshawk generously loaned me his Fiio X5iii to compare with my other DAPs including previous generation X5s. I was not compensated in any way for this review and the player goes back to Ngoshawk when I am finished with it and the other toys he sent. Also, worth noting, I

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Cayin N3

Thanks to Andy and Cayin for setting up the Tour. I have thoroughly enjoyed my time with this little jewel. It started simply enough, a nondescript little white box arrived at my doorstep. Inside was a well labeled box with an interesting layout. The packaging contains a small box with

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