Originally Posted by WillyPi
This is a question for those who are lucky enough to have a Bryston SP3 and an Oppo UDP-205.
What will give the best sound quality for two-channel music on CD: a digital connection between the two, so the DAC of the SP3 is used, or a balanced analog connection so the DAC in the UDP-205 is used?
Use them balanced analog connections!
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