The New York Times – Listening for the Headphones You Want
“A good DAC can open up music, allowing subtleties to come through and offering a new listening experience for music stored on a computer or streamed through an app. But a high-quality DAC can be expensive, often costing $1,000 or more. The Groove DAC from Apogee offers many of the upsides for under $300.
The company, which has three decades of experience developing technology for recording studios, has built the device to adjust the sound to any type of headphones. And a sleek, compact design — it fits in the palm of your hand — makes it easy to carry.”