Head-Fi.org › Head Gear › Headphone Amplifiers

Headphone Amplifiers

Manufacturer

ASUS Essence III

ASUS Essence III

“Intro So yeah, finally I was able to sit down, gather my thoughts and write what's below. Xonar Essence III is a very special product for me. Reason behind this statement is simple: it was able to replace one particular device I was very attached to over last two years or so. For now I won't write down what's the name of brick that had to go, but it had to and that's a fact. Xonar Essence III...” --00lunar

100% Positive Reviews
Emotiva mini-X a-100

Emotiva mini-X a-100

“This review is based on matching the Mini X with Hifiman He-500 Headphones.     You may be reading this review, unsure what to make of this Amp, asking how can a cheap sub $200 amp offer the power needed for an expensive Headphone such as the Hifiman He-500?  If you have done your homework you will find this is the stereo amp everybody is...” --fluidz

100% Positive Reviews
Asus Xonar U3

Asus Xonar U3

“+Specification rich, nearly usb size amplifier.     +The most portable real solution I have seen.   +Price point is very good. Hard to beat the price/quality ratio.   +Gamers will like it as much as Hifi heads.   +Generally use it with JVC HARX700  and Grado 80i and really satisfied.   - EQ pre-defined settings are bad. EQ must be...” --ajlan

100% Positive Reviews
ASUS Xonar Essence STU

ASUS Xonar Essence STU

“ ASUS ventures into the sound card business in 2008 and released their first audiophiles targeted Xonar Essence series in mid-2009. The STU is the latest addition to the line-up. According to ASUS’s press release, the STU is intent to be an USB version of the PCI-e based ST/STX models, with extra features no less. Price wise, the US$399 price tag places it right in the middle of the Essence...” --ClieOS

100% Positive Reviews
 Asus Xonar Essence One MUSES Edition

Asus Xonar Essence One MUSES Edition

“   So a friend of mine finally received it last week and allowed me to play around with it while he's on vacation so I could get to hear whether all the Muses hype was true(someone on another forum claimed that it killed AD797 to his ears).   Just as a short reminder, the Essence ONE runs a dual-mono design from start to end, based on two PCM1795 DAC chips(the same one you...” --leeperry

100% Positive Reviews
ASUS Essence One MKII

ASUS Essence One MKII

The Essence One MKII series improves on the superb Xonar Essence One series, winner of the 2012 CES Innovations Award and Japan’s prestigious VGP Awards in both 2012 and 2013. Essence engineers continuously improve sound quality, resulting in the Essence One MKII series with latest Direct-Stream Digital (DSD) support. With six state-of-the-art MUSES 01 op-amps, Essence One Mark II MUSES...

ASUS Essence One MKII MUSES Edition

ASUS Essence One MKII MUSES Edition

The Essence One MKII series improves on the superb Xonar Essence One series, winner of the 2012 CES Innovations Award and Japan’s prestigious VGP Awards in both 2012 and 2013. Essence engineers continuously improve sound quality, resulting in the Essence One MKII series with latest Direct-Stream Digital (DSD) support. With six state-of-the-art MUSES 01 op-amps, Essence One Mark II MUSES...

Emotiva UPA-200

Emotiva UPA-200

UPA-200 represents a true breakthrough in audiophile-quality amplification. At last, a truly affordable stereo power amplifier that can satisfy the most discerning aficionado, and at the same, is affordable to anyone with a desire for real quality. Our advanced engineering and design techniques have resulted in an amazing new amplifier. Its rock solid performance and affordable price point...

124DB Snr Headphone Amp

124DB Snr Headphone Amp

The PCI version Asus Xonar Essence ST PCI 7.1 Sound Card is the world’s first audio card to focus on precision clock tuning to minimize audio jitter. The result is extensive musical details and lively sound image presented for revolutionary listening experience. It also comes with 7.1 channel output upgrade possibility with Xonar H6 multi-channel extension board sold separately in the...

Head-Fi.org › Head Gear › Headphone Amplifiers