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Matching quality DAC for the Massdrop x THX AAA™ 789 ?

Matching quality DAC for the Massdrop x THX AAA™ 789 Linear Amplifier. ?
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I'm totally planning on using my TEAC UD-501. Well, that or a buying a Mytek Liberty for that MQA with balanced out.
https://mytekdigital.com/hifi/products/liberty-dac/
What I am eyeing, a ~mid R-2R that can process DSD native. Frequency Response 20-70KHz THD+N 0.004% S/N Ratio 115dB Dynamic Range >119dB Stereo Crosstalk -124dB
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https://www.denafrips.com/ares
Topping D50 is getting rave reviews and ranks better (numerically speaking) than Schiit Jund and Yggy, for only $250 or so.
Chord DAVE
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You have 6 months to save up! :)
Rhamnetin
Oh man. I'd have to earn enough so that $13K is 2% of my yearly salary (which is my total hi-fi budget) so ... about $650K/yr :)