If you consider yourself an audiophile then you have to take a look at the Astell&Kern ACRO L1000 Desktop Headphone Amplifier ($900). AStell&Kern has made their name building high-end portable audio devices. They’ve now taken they expertise and created their first desktop headphone amplifier. The ACRO L1000 has some incredible specs including dual high-end AK4490 DACs, PCM playback up to 32bit/384kHz, and Native DSD 256 playback. Additionally, it has 15W Audio Output per Channel for Stereo Speakers and supports various audio output options for Hi-Fi Audiophiles. If you have the means, this is an incredible piece of kit to go with your workstation.
Could these headphones be too good? As an affordable pair of planar magnetic headphones the Oppo PM-3 Planar Headphones ($399) simply can’t be beaten. In fact there performance is so brilliant it reveals any flaws in the original recording! Crafted from metal parts for an ultra-durable pair of quality headphones they feature noise isolation, a ...[Read More]