Sony NW-ZX300 Walkman Quick Review and Sound Impressions vs Opus#1S DAP

I was able to get a chance to audition the Sony NW-ZX300 Walkman hi-res portable digital audio player. In this quick review, I’m going to share my sound impressions of the NW-ZX300 vs the Opus#1S. I’ll also include some of the ZX300’s features and specifications and my opinion whether it’s a good buy or not. …

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Cayin N8 Flagship Portable Digital Audio Player Announced – Features Solid State and Triode Vacuum Tube Output

Cayin recently announced their upcoming latest flagship portable digital audio player – the Cayin N8. The Cayin N8 is built with features that we don’t usually see in a portable digital audio player or I haven’t seen done before. The Cayin N8 is built with a balanced solid state and a triode vacuum tube output. …

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The Bit Opus#3 Hi-Res Digital Audio Player Preview and Initial Impressions

We have a new hi-resolution portable digital audio player here and it’s the new Opus#3 from The Bit. We reviewed their first DAP (digital audio player) the Opus#1 last year. The Opus#1 can be considered as a mid-fi or mid-range DAP, and it’s a very good sounding DAP with a clean and rich audio quality. …

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Cayin i5 Master Quality Portable Digital Audio Player Review

Several months ago, Cayin announced and released their first ever Android based portable digital audio player in collaboration with HiBy Music – the Cayin i5 Master Quality Digital Audio Player. Digital audio players, or DAP for short, has been around for quite a number of years already. However, this year has become very interesting since …

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the bit Opus#1 DAP Review – A Portable Mastering Quality Sound Audio Player

More and more entry to mid-level portable audio players is being poured into the market. Some of these are good, sound quality is there but the problem is either they don’t aesthetically look good, or they got a bad user interface or plagued with firmware issues. It was only AK that produced a well-executed DAP …

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