ONKYO ND-S1 Ipod dock vs wadia 170i


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Given they both do the same thing would the wadia sound any better if used with the same off board DAC. I'm thinking about the Onkyo one as i have an 875 and cant see how the two differ sound quality wise. would it sound better than my arcam CD73 provided i use lossless files of course.


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I'm interested in knowing a little more about the Onkyo and Wadia too. I'm guessing there shouldn't be any difference in sound, and that'll all be down to the DAC. The Onkyo is very tempting but I just wonder if the floodgates are now open, and cheaper (better?) new docks are just around the corner! Does the Wadia come with a remote? :)

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