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Recommendation for Headphones
I am using my PrimaLuna evo300 integrated amp for this purpose and was planning on MoonAudio black dragon cable      
Recommendation for Headphones
Thanks all for help  went with HIFIMAN HE1000 V2  gonna add moon audio black dragon cable unless you folks have a better cable  need 15 feet   
Recommendation for Headphones
Since i have a tube amp, i like a more warm overall sound.   kind of music everything but in order of priority i would say classic rock jazz "new" rock classical trip hop hip hop electronica world    
Recommendation for Headphones
You are correct.  sound characteristics, I like bottom end, not bloated but tight and deep.  I know headphones will never match speakers but would like something impactful.   I can use open-back or closed-back.   Thanks    
Windows 11 Chord DAC won't work!!!
i had same issue and went back to 10.  windows sucks needing all these drivers  
Audiophile Grade Wall Receptacle
Thanks so much for the robust response to this. Much to chew on.  Thanks!  
Windows 11 Chord DAC won't work!!!
I hear you, I rolled back to Windows 10 and all good.  Windows 10 supported til 2025 in which time I will probably have a new DAC by then anyway.   
Music Server vs PC confused
Well I started as skeptic, but whomever said there is not going back, was absolutely correct.  The Lumin U1 mini made a bigger difference than i had expected over the old pc.     My implementation is a usb harddrive as input and usb output to my c... 
Music Server vs PC confused
will do   thanks  
Music Server vs PC confused
Thanks all for assistance.  I have decided to try a Lumin U1 mini.  Found a good open box deal.   
What other Hobbies or Interests Do You Have?
Used to be golf and shooting trapnow it's being locked inside avoiding fake news    ;-) 
Primaluna evo300
Hi, yes, given the sound is great and current financial conditions, have stayed with the stock tubes.   When they are ready for replacement will consider some of the tubes you are looking at.   
Budget Audiophile system under 2k
yes would have him considered used.   thx all  good stuff   
Budget Audiophile system under 2k
thanks for suggestions.  right now the source is probably a pc with external hard drive out via usb playing flac files via foobar2000.   i will look at the streamer   
Looking for recommendations for a 'warm' sounding DAC
I thought my chord qutest is warm and want to hear the tube prima luna as i have their amp and love it.