“So I’ve owned the Cary HH-1 for a little over a year and decided to sell it the other day. Oh boy do I regret my decision now. After spending so long with a piece of gear I grew attached to its sound signature and level of performance that is hard to come by. I’ve heard better amps for sound staging, micro-detail, bass, mids, treble etc. but there are very few that can put all...” --speedster2333
“Just a fantastic integrated amp. It a simple amp, only volume, balance, input selector, power switch and headphone switch (plus triode/linear tube settings on top). This thing is a classic for a reason. Do yourself a favor and at least listen to it before purchasing anything remotely close in price ($3-7k range). ” --JesseP
“The Cary Audio Nighthawk is a very capable premium audiophile headphone amplifier. Headphones from Audeze,Sony,Audio -Technica ,Beyerdynamic,ect. sound wonderful being driven from the Cary Audio Nighthawk Although quite minimalist, in that there is NO extra low/high gain,ect. it DOES deliver in the most important area.... qualty sound. Cary Audio no longer...” --cjc
“ These are the best power amps I have ever owned, I have had them nearly 8 years. I do need to move to a smaller house so they will have to go eventually but they are difficult to part with. I now go to Hi Fi shows and come away wanting nothing. These will spoil you, but they are not an in your face sound, very musically engaging, and they go loud with the right speakers, however you will be...” --malky
Five (5) watts per channel in Class A Triode model (10 watts per channel KT-88's), integrated stereo amplifier, three (3) switched RCA stereo inputs per channel, sub woofer outputs one for each channel. Vacuum tubes in each channel consist of one (1) 12AX7A (dual triode) for the input gain and for the driver stage, and two (2) 6L6GC output power tubes. Filaments of the 12AX7A stages are...