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Digital versus analogue input for 8331s

taz23, modified 3 Years ago.

Digital versus analogue input for 8331s

Youngling Posts: 0 Join Date: 3/7/19 Recent Posts

Hi all, I recently bought the 8331 and I have been using analogue inputs.  I always wonder if the digital inputs (AES) are a superior way of maximising the speakers' potential.  Any help/advice will be most appreciated.  Thanks in advance.

lukester, modified 3 Years ago.

RE: Digital versus analogue input for 8331s

Jedi Master Posts: 296 Join Date: 4/22/10 Recent Posts

Sure, you get the best quality possible from the digital inputs.

One less stage of conversion in your chain. whether you will actually hear a difference is another matter.

If your current DA conversion and preamp are decent, probably not.

BUT: GLM +Volume Knob area nice combo. sturdy knob, precise, no crackling ever.