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USB DACs – all mouth, no trousers

Digital audio – it’s too computer-y.

I blame USB.  It’s all mouth and no trousers!

I’ve written an article about my frustrations with USB DACs for PSAudio’s new online publication, PSTracks.

“For many, USB(-only) DACs are a one-way street. They offer a way into the world of digital audio, but once in, you’re on a narrow road headed toward a dead end…and you’re using a computer. And using a computer in the lounge room is akin to wearing ill-fitting trousers. They look like trousers, they walk like trousers…but they feel uncomfortable.”

Read the whole shebang here.

John H. Darko

Written by John H. Darko

John is the editor of Darko.Audio, from whose ad revenues he derives an income. He is also an occasional contributor to 6moons and AudioStream and currently resides in Berlin, Germany.

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