Amplifier

EarMen Angel

EarMen Angel is the newest device released by this brand. EarMen has always scored well on Ear Fidelity, so the Angel should be no different. It is a portable DAC/Amp and it's priced at $799.

Burson Playmate 2

Burson Playmate is the most affordable all-in-one in this Australian manufacturer's lineup. It uses an ESS9038 DAC chip and it provides up to 3W of power via its Class-A, SE output. The price is set at $544.

Hifiman EF400

Hifiman EF400 ís the second all-in-one in Hifiman's history. It's fully balanced, built around an R2R DAC and a headphone amplifier that is told to be capable of running the Susvara. The price is set at $599.

Yulong Aurora

The Aurora is the newest DAC/Amp combo by a Chinese manufacturer Yulong. It's designed around the latest ESS ES9068AS chip, also offering a Class-A headphone amplifier. It's priced at $520.

SMSL HO100

The SMSL HO100 is the newest budget headphone amplifier from SMSL. It can output up to 1.5W into 32ohm and it's priced at $149.

SMSL HO200

SMSL HO200 is a midrange headphone amplifier with plenty of power and balanced outputs. Its price starts at $399.

JDS Labs Atom +

JDS Labs has made a name for itself rather quickly, thanks to their idea of a product that underpromises and over-delivers. It’s cheap, it’s made in the USA and it kicks butts. Now, it has a „+” in its name. The Price is set at $208 for the combo, let's go!

XI Audio Broadway S

XI Audio Broadway S is a really interesting transportable headphone amplifier that is battery powered and it runs a pure analog discrete class A. It is priced at $1599.

LittleDot MK III SE

LittleDot MK III SE is a fully balanced hybrid headphone amplifier by this legendary Chinese manufacturer. It pushes up to 2.5W per channel and it's priced at $499.