The Coda had a smoother, flatter frequency response; its bass quality, if not quantity, was flatter and sounded more accurate…
Tonal color? Lots of it, closer to Ektachrome than Kodachrome.
The Sound? Fantastic. We’ve been calling it the Fly Swatter
Clarus has hit a dinger with the CODA.
The CODA brings a musicality that is rich, textured and never harsh; add to this a cavernous soundstage, precise imaging and layering and you might forget it is a USB DAC dongle.