In terms of designing and input interfaces supporting, portability and accessories it provides a very striking price for only about bucks. No, create an account now. This thing is solid. This device will improve the sound from any headphone. This will no longer be a problem if you pair it with the E09K as I do.

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It can also serve as DAC through the ciio USB slot to a computer or notebook deliver excellent music as an outside sound card. Cons – Audio quality doesn’t seem greatly improved may be scratchiness of vinyl FLAC recordings e117, or cheap headphones.

A clear improvement in sound quality from my laptop for headphones, even ones that already sounded good, this gives a much cleaner,clearer and more powerful signal in all frequency ranges. The charge lasts roughly fifteen hours, which is more than enough for most situations, but it’s the one area where my Samuels P reigns supreme.

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Because of this E17 tastes a slightly warmer sense of hearing. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The buttons are solid and feel good quality so one need not worry about wearing them off fiioo the point of breaking or getting stuck.


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The buttons are the same. At the top, we get two 3.

Subject to credit approval. I listen while traveling airplanes, hotels The quality improvement is noticeable. Same driver installer works with XP, 7, 8, and 8. See all reviews. I listen to a fioi of drum songs, specifically rock and metal, and this amp got rid of that dull factor that my computers generic sound card had.

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So all in all the background is on the brink of silence. I was able to turn my SRHs into a basshead headphone when the bass was all the e177 up basically. Basically the DAC bypasses the computer sound processing and runs it ciio its own processor before amplifying. Good sounding and affordable. I had a pair of Grado’s which sounded tinty with no bass when I plugged them into my laptop on Youtube or Itunes. Otherwise, a real gem!

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The sound is un-fatiguing, thus pleasant and easy to listen for hours. The amp in the my iPhone appears to be pretty weak so when I plug it into my car tiio the sound is pretty weak. I could hear vocals a lot clearer and they were more distinct and precise.


Ramadaistvanumeszaros and trellus like this. Cons – Doesn’t take you all the way to audiphile tiio. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. It is 10 times better built and finished than crude looking implements like the Air Head and Bithead — they aren’t bad DACs or Amps, but hell they were crude!!! Running direct from iPhone to these headphones is a bad idea, and will result in a thin and harsh audio experience.

This Combo sounds amazing and can drive any headphone. Depending on the headphones the difference ranges from markedly improved to night-n-day. My setup on the go sometimes looks like this: Compare with similar items.

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