All iFi audio DACs (excluding Pro iDSD, NEO iDSD and iDSD Diablo) are MQA renderers only and therefore require software such as Tidal to perform the decoding. Whereas the Pro iDSD & Neo iDSD are decoders and renderers, therefore can fully unfold MQA.
Does iFi hip DAC support MQA?
The hip-dac supports hi-res PCM up to 384kHz as well as DSD256 and MQA as used by Tidal’s ‘HiFi’ tier.
Is Magni heresy a DAC or amp?
Schiit Magni Heresy 100% Op-Amp-Based Headphone Amp and Preamp.
Does the Schiit Magni have a preamp?
Magni 3+B includes preamp outputs. This means you can connect either one to your desktop powered monitors for a complete system–or even connect it to a speaker power amp and use it as a preamp.