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The result was impressive.

Audioquest DragonFly Red review | What Hi-Fi?

Pros – – could be a audioqueet to tame overly bright headphones – small, plugs directly to USB port so if you want to avoid cable mess then it’s a pro – good value. Would you recommend this product to a friend?

For further details see delivery estimates in cart. Beautiful music from computers and mobile devices. Anyway I went the cheaper route with my source and I don’t feel cheated.

Fair enough but I certainly couldn’t have easily unplugged that sound card and used it on the MacBook Pro or the iPhone 6s. It will push the dynamics of the music with no trouble. I was expecting the same performance of the HD but it’s not happening.

And what android version are they running? The results are stunning with easy audioqurst medium to drive headphone, and very good with hard to drive cans. Please check your local sales tax laws. Sound Quality With Various Headphones: FoolwolfMay 10, Your background elements such as reverbs, room mics, etc, sound not just distant, but realistic.

But the Red is a far more sophisticated listen. Be the first to review this item. Rated 5 out of 5 by Kirkman from This thing rocks!! StereociliaMay 4, This device really unlock the true potential of your headphone. And it did,DragonFly Red tamed the treble quite well and mostly removed the harshness from cymbals, piano. So the pairing is just average in my opinion.


Cons – – dragonrly big deal but you can’t turn off the LED or I missed it.

Dragobfly greater overall performance, the new DragonFly models also incorporate improved bit ESS Sabre DAC chips—the in Black and the higher-performance in Red—both of which employ minimum-phase filtering for naturally detailed, more authentic audioqhest. A Beautiful Partnership AudioQuest and DragonFly designer Gordon Rankin worked alongside Microchip Technology to develop a new high-performance, full-speed USB microcontroller solution that delivers improved signal-to-noise ratio and significantly lower power consumption.

I haven’t compared it that much to my HA-2 yet, but the HA-2 feels like it is slightly more of everything, but not by much. You can look at this positively, probably it can drive most headphones. By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies. Rated 5 out of 5 by Ian from You’ve not audioquets audio properly, until now. I can hear tones and separation of instruments that make some songs more interesting and surprising to hear as if for the first time.

What I got is a very pleasant smooth sound that impress mostly in long listening session. VargulfJul 28, With DragonFly Black and Red, any computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone can be used as a true high-fidelity music player, allowing music lovers to enjoy beautiful sound wherever they go, whenever they please.

The problem is that the twice-as-pricey Red is similarly restricted. It was some serious innovation, and became the de facto quick and easy way to give a laptop a sonic upgrade, especially after the refinements and price drop of the v1. I can agree that this nifty little thing is quite the bomb.


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Update Unrecognized Zip Code. Red DragonFly is slaying it. To store your precious Dragonfly RED, you got a nice leather case with the Dragonfly logo on it, also very nice touch. It was my first DAC and It’s a good one but not outstanding.

Place your order by 5pm Wed Jan 2 and your order will ship the same day. With a combination of power, beauty, and finesse, DF Red delivers greater overall impact, momentum, and grip than either DF 1.

Pros – Discernable improvements over DragonFly V1. The Power Output is set at 2,1 Volt, very good value for a tiny device like this, considering It will drain just 35 ma of power. If you are on the fence audioqest I was, just buy it already, you won’t be sorry!

AudioQuest DragonFly Red | Reviews | Headphone Reviews and Discussion –

Apple iOS 5 and newer; Android 4. Sennheiser HD This headphone as many of you already know, ajdioquest a ohm impedance one. Drop outs and crackles with Onkyo HFP. Gone was the slightly boomy bass and the harshness in the treble, the sound was much more controlled and smooth.

StereociliaMay 9, It’s not just a volume booster. I got a headache before I noticed any deviation in performance or sound quality. Your review has been submitted for approval. AudioQuest, Gordon Rankin, and Microchip: For Sophisticated, solid and subtle sound As convenient as ever Smartphone compatible.