Your impressions on Blue circle Thingee HO SBU

The reviewers compare it to 2000$ cd player!How good is it as dac?
It's ugly as hell!!!
Hansom is as hansom does.

Forrest Gump
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I just bought one. I'd agree that it sounds like a $2k CD player when fed by lossless itunes from a Macbook - not necessarily a big surprise, but it's a HUGE step up from streaming lossless via Airport Express, for example. Quite the little bargain, imho...