iFi Audio xDSD: Qobuzism for this DAC whose sound performances seemed to us even better than those, already excellent, of its predecessors!

Qobuz Testing Ground On June 19, 2018
Latest of the nomadic DACs from the British manufacturer iFi Audio, the xDSD is quite different from its predecessors, and is indeed much more attractive to people who like flashy objects. But while the aspect of this new DAC has been updated, it kept the excellent musical genes from its elders and even seems to have improved on them, leading to it being awarded with a Qobuzism.

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