September 23, 2020

The Venus II replaced a Schiit Modi 2 in my system.

After about 300 hours of burning-in, it started to shine.
I mostly listen to classical music, and the pianos, the pianos are fantastic!

Soundstage and holographic are incredibly achieved through the LRS.

I think Alvin...

June 1, 2020

Hello Alvin, thank you so much for following up and making sure that the Venus arrive a bit earlier than anticipated.

I am enjoying the new DAC very much, below I am sharing my initial impressions after a couple of weeks of listening to my favorite music on it. I added...

March 27, 2020


Denafrips Venus is an incredible sounding DAC from any point of view. It will please all types of music lovers with sweet sonics, rich harmonics, with its full-bodied and grain-free presentation. I tried looking for the needle in the haystack but the more I l...

February 9, 2020

First of all, because of the softness of this sound, I said it was warm and it's true. But it is warm not by rolling off the treble, but by a natural attack that can be perceived as soft. Especially if we were previously exposed to sound with a much harder, more clearl...

September 8, 2019

Alvin from Vinshine Audio asked me to document my impressions of the Denafrips Venus.  I am in no way a professional reviewer.  I am just an Audiophile that was looking for a new DAC. 

I received my Venus on July 5, 2019.  My last two DACs came from big name D...

August 19, 2018

- The Setup -

Source: PC|USB

USB DDC: Singxer SU-1


Amp: Mjolnir Audio KGSSHV Carbon

Headphone: Stax SR-009

The Denafrips Venus represents a very impressive value in R2R DACs. Using trickled down technology from the flagship terminator, it comes in at un...

July 8, 2018

The most frequently asked questions, ever! Now we've it answered by a kind soul who owns the #flagship #Terminator, he just bought a Venus as a gift (!) for his buddy! 

(How many of us wished to have friend like Eugene?)

Reference System

The Venus and Terminator are...

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