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Old 21st January 2010, 02:21 PM   #1
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OK, what are the pros and cons of switching power supplies? The Bel Canto seems to be a good implementation of a switching power supply amp. Are the nOhr Le Amp IIs similar or do they have design differences that make them worse than the Bel Canto?

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Old 21st January 2010, 03:08 PM   #2
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Pros: Small, light, efficient, easy (if you buy ready made) Some like the way they sound.
Cons: Noise, cost, complexity. Some don't like the way they sound.

That's my take. I use them.
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