Several articles about Apple’s Lightning to 3,5mm Headphone Jack Adapter are tickling the audiophile internet. These include: Heis’s appraisal of it attached to volume-capped European phones, Larry Ho’s Facebook thread (thank you Marcus) , which lambasts its jitter rate, Inner Fidelity questioning whether or not it utilises an onboard ADC to convert the signal to analogue before amplifying it in-house for the headphones, among others.Read More
If only it was smaller. If only its battery lasted longer than 6 hours. If only it didn't toast up my boys-- only those provisos weren't part and parcel of the Calyx M experience, the M would be the most amazing portable music player on the market.
If you want the long-winded version, head on over to Headfonia to read the entirety of my review.
For a short, but sweet while now, I've been using the Hidizs AP100. Like most audiophile players in its price, and size category, it does hi-resolution files, and plays pretty much every industry-accepted file type.Read More