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 Post subject: Desktop Stereo
PostPosted: April 4th, 2020, 1:00 pm 
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Since telecommuting, I realized need for a desktop system. Have a pair for B&W DM302 bookshelf speakers. Need an integrated amp with decent AF/FM reception and 3 inputs (1 for iphone/ipad streaming, 1 for raspberry streams and 1 extra). Remote is not necessary as the amp will be within reach. Budget is $300.

Recommendations pl.

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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
PostPosted: April 4th, 2020, 1:11 pm 
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Used NAD receiver....

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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
PostPosted: April 4th, 2020, 1:31 pm 
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A receiver you had laying around in the basement?


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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
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mix4fix wrote:
A receiver you had laying around in the basement?


Demon’ s midrange is no good

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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
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Do you need a usb input for the Pi?


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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
PostPosted: April 4th, 2020, 3:52 pm 
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Onkyo looks kool. Shall read about Onkly and Kenwood. Dont like Yamaha sound.

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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
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Jim G wrote:
Do you need a usb input for the Pi?


I am planning to use Pi just as a MPD player feeding the DAC. I have a Pi 3 lying around. If that doesnt give satisfactory results, shall get a NUC.

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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
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I still use my RsPi it it will be replace next month by a commercial unit. Still trying to decide which one, but more likely be the Innuos


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 Post subject: Re: Desktop Stereo
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The Pi can do a fine job..

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