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Schiit Vali 2 or Schiit Magni 2

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I am currently going to buy a Schiit stack and was wondering if the Vali 2 is worth the extra money over the Magni 2. The dac that I will be using with them is the Modi 2.

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I'd just save the trouble and get a Fulla 2. It's what I did and have no problem driving my Logitech speakers and Beyerdynamic headphones.


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30 minutes ago, Mooshi said:

I'd just save the trouble and get a Fulla 2. It's what I did and have no problem driving my Logitech speakers and Beyerdynamic headphones.

 

the fulla 2 isn't powering your speakers, they are powered speakers...


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1 hour ago, SSL said:

Yeah. If you go Magni, you might as well go Fulla because the Modi offers no advantages over it.

Pretty much, there is no incentive to get a Modi 2. Maybe the Modi 2 Uber if you require the different inputs the Uber version has to offer. Otherwise the Fulla 2 and the Modi 2 utlises the same DAC chip.

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2 hours ago, Dackzy said:

the fulla 2 isn't powering your speakers, they are powered speakers...

I worded that wrong lol yeah I use it for the dac with powered speakers. Was hanging with friends and absently responded.


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Model: TRACER III 17R XTREME VR 800 || CPU: Intel i7-8750H  || RAM: HyperX Impact 16GB || GPU: Nvidia RTX 2070 || Storage: Intel 660P 512GB Display: 1920x1080p 144hz

 

 

PRISIMHEART 2.0 - desktop

Case: TT Core V1 || PSU: EVGA Supernova P2 750w || MB: Asrock Fata1ity AB350 Gaming-ITX/ac || CPU: AMD Ryzen R5 1600 || CPU Cooler: Cryorig H7 w/ FD Venturi fan || RAM: G.Skill Flare X 16GB || GPU: Galax GTX 1070 EXOC-SNPR || Storage: Samsung 860 Evo 1TB + Crucial MX500 1TB + SG Firecuda 2TB

 

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Keyboard: Logitech G810 Orion Spectrum || Mouse: Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum + Steelseries RIval 650 || Monitor: HP Omen 32

 

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