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iFi xCan Availability in SA ?
« on: January 31, 2019, 08:29:20 PM »
Would anyone know where i can source this wireless DAC / headphone versterker besides going the amazon route ?
It was launched around November last year.
https://ifi-audio.com/products/xcan/

Thanks.
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Re: iFi xCan Availability in SA ?
« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2019, 11:17:37 PM »
Would anyone know where i can source this wireless DAC / headphone versterker besides going the amazon route ?
It was launched around November last year.
https://ifi-audio.com/products/xcan/

Thanks.

Try Audioexchange.co.za
They carry the iFi range
Time to get back to when I enjoyed listening......no more upgrading, more of a headache than a pleasure

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Re: iFi xCan Availability in SA ?
« Reply #2 on: January 31, 2019, 11:39:45 PM »
Thankyou for your reply, appreciated, i did try a month ago but have had no response yet, also ordered the USB3.0, i will wait_
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Re: iFi xCan Availability in SA ?
« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2019, 04:24:59 PM »
Yay - xCan on it's way to SA!
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Re: iFi xCan Availability in SA ?
« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2019, 05:34:01 PM »
Stock landed in JHB, thankyou Johan, hope some others in SA have also discovered these interestingly engineered transportable audio devices -now the xCan makes it truly portable & personal with AAC/aptX wireless driving high impedance cans up to 600ohms.
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Re: iFi xCan Availability in SA ?
« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2019, 06:46:26 PM »
Thankyou Johan | AudioExchange for making available the xCan >after deciding to invest in my 1st pair of headphones it became apparent mobile DAC's wired or unwired have many uses, mobile, personal, portable & transportable categories. -this xCan drives 480ohm 45mm headphone cans to 16ohm IEM's -the most linear response i have ever heard from a device with tight gain -iFi done something weird again -they always concentrate on a refined analogue out.
I can only think of a FiiO Q5 or triple priced gear sounding say somewhat more 'resolving'.
Listening to 320kbs/48khz media the Sabre DAC with AAC wireless transport perfectly suited.
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Offline naughty

Re: iFi xCan Availability in SA ?
« Reply #6 on: April 11, 2019, 10:53:44 PM »
what headphones are you using?

and how much was the xCan?

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Re: iFi xCan Availability in SA ?
« Reply #7 on: April 14, 2019, 08:14:36 AM »
Would anyone know where i can source this wireless DAC / headphone versterker besides going the amazon route ?
It was launched around November last year.
https://ifi-audio.com/products/xcan/

Thanks.
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