IPB

Welcome Guest ( Log In | Register )

Newbie with some questions about phone audio
Revenantactual
post Jan 9 2013, 14:44
Post #1





Group: Members
Posts: 2
Joined: 9-January 13
Member No.: 105734



I am currently using a Zune 30 as my mp3 player. I would like to upgrade and am interested in Android, so I thought I'd just buy a used phone and use it for an mp3 player and apps (sort of like an Android iPod touch). I was looking at the galaxy s2 as it has a dual core processor and the s3 just came out, so I would think the used prices would go down. However, I was reading online that the Yamaha DAC it uses is suboptimal. For instance the tests here: Samsung Galaxy S2 Tests. However, I don't know enough about audio to determine how much that would effect me. So I would like to know if there would be an audible difference with my headphones. I use Koss Portapros and Etymotic er-6is.
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
 
Start new topic
Replies
saratoga
post Jan 10 2013, 17:04
Post #2





Group: Members
Posts: 4975
Joined: 2-September 02
Member No.: 3264



There are a lot of Galaxy S2 models with different chipsets. Unless you're buying the exact one Ananadtech tested, those results won't apply.
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post

Posts in this topic


Reply to this topicStart new topic
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:

 



RSS Lo-Fi Version Time is now: 23rd September 2014 - 23:09