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Teac HA-501-B Dual Monaural Headphone Amplifier Reviews

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One fine amplifier with no noticeable flaws

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Pros: Transparent and controlled; disappears from the chain

Cons: Use of op amps might turn some people off

I recently took delivery of the TEAC HA-501.  After giving it a good workout, I am happy to share my impressions about it.   TL;DR   This is one impressive amplifier.  It has clean, refined power.  It is very musical with a hint of warmness and smoothness, while retaining a high level of detail.  It is very transparent and essentially disappears from the chain.  Highly recommended.    Picture of My System   In the picture, you can see the TEAC HA-501, Bifrost Uber, iPod Classic, Pure i20, Trafomatic Head One, and Shure SRH1540.   Amplifier Basics   The TEAC HA-501 is a solid state amplifier.  Key features...
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