posted on June 26, 2012 22:15
Posted by analog_sa on DIYaudio.com
Just a quick note that i finally connected the EXA to the Buf3 after much swearing at the mini usb connector.
To be honest i didn't expect much difference from the WaveIO. I was very wrong. Those are simply on different planets. This is by far the most spectacular addition to my system this year. Thanks EXA.
Forgot to mention the test was definitely not biased in Exa's favor: the WaveIO had a separate transformer and a Jung-type regulator and also used my favorite USB cable, whereas the Exa had to do with USB power. As for the cable, the silly mini-usb socket forced the use of a cellphone data cable
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