FWIW, I’ve searched high and low and it’s my understanding that that USB cards that go with this thing are essentially no longer available unless someone gets lucky on Ebay, audiogon, here, or some other aftermarket venue. Hello, I’m a little unclear on the issues you list that make this item “less than mint. There was a plastic piece that moved out of the way when you connect. USA Only for now. Post 1 of 9.
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ShakeyFeb 7, I ask because I’ve heard bad things about optical connection and jitter, and in mihi plain version, it seems optical would be the only choice for connecting the mini-DAC to my MacBook Pro. It comes percent complete with all cables, accessories, and instructions that originally shipped from the manufacterer. Post 4 of 9.
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I trust this person’s opinion. Looking back to 10 years ago, I’d suggest that the evolution of digital devices has increased and I’d expect it to continue for a while yet.
I’d be tempted to call it mint outright were it not for the less than sexy hole in the back covered by tape where the optional USB slot can go You can buy these and the optical audio jack is missing the piece of plastic that covers it but it functions perfectly.
Thanks also for the sigma tip, which you also gave me via PM. How much would it cost? I couldn’t do it.
The FW manual for the Apogee states the following requirements: For the record, I’ve been a;ogee with both the Apogee and the Benchmark gear but, due to my need for recording 8 channels at one time, I’ve settled for a Presonus FireStudio, which I’ve found sufficient – but likely not for the pros – for digital playback.
I hope it’s ok to bump this after two months. Its a crowded market and the cost of entry is high – especially right now. TRM05Feb 7, Thorsen I’d be tempted to call it mint outright were it not for the less than aopgee hole in the back covered by tape where the optional USB slot can go You can buy these.
Just take a little extra care when connecting an optical cable in that jack and it’s fine and secures normally. Nov 26, at 2: Puma CatFeb 7, Post 9 of 9. This argues, for me, that I find a price point and sonic signature that’s acceptable for now as it will change quickly in the future.
I’d suggest that, at some point, you’ll just need to settle down and just determine what is ‘good enough’ for you. The rac here is: Your username or email address: Post 1 of Hello, I’m a little unclear on the issues you list that make this item “less than mint.
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aogee Post 12 of I bought the mini-DAC to insure myself against any upgradeitis on the DAC front, and now you tell me that while the unit itself needs no upgrading, there is plenty to be had from upgrading the cables I checked up on the PC FireWire, since you hinted. Yes, my password is: The without option is desirable from a price point of view, but the possibility of jitter via optical, and the risk of not being able to use the unit at all if my Mac breaks down indicates against it.
Do you already have an account? This has no bearing on the function of the unit.