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Old 8th July 2018, 07:42 PM   #1
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I'm looking into virtual speaker emulation with headphones and the Smyth Realiser keeps popping up. I've noticed the Smyth Realiser does not let you use your own amp and dac.

Is there something similar to the Smyth Realiser that allows you to use your own set-up?
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Old 8th July 2018, 11:51 PM   #2
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There is a software package called” Out Of Your Head” that you may want to look into. The Smyth Realiser A8 has a toslink digital output that enables you to use your own DAC and amp. The A16 has more flexibility but is not on the market yet.
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I've heard the out of your head software degrades the sound.
What does the Smyth Realiser do that you cannot get elsewhere?
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Old 9th July 2018, 12:44 AM   #4
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I've heard the out of your head software degrades the sound.
What does the Smyth Realiser do that you cannot get elsewhere?
It creates the specific illusion (quite well BTW) that was intended. There are no claims one way or the other about anything else. It requires a training calibration process and the active head location device, without this feedback there is nothing else that can be compared to it.
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