Author Topic: Benchmark unveils THX headphone amp  (Read 473 times)

Offline fredeb

« Last Edit: April 29, 2018, 03:36:29 PM by fredeb »
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Offline Nidri

Re: Benchmark unveils THX headphone amp
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2018, 04:34:44 PM »
Also appears to be quite a preamp.
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Offline fredeb

Re: Benchmark unveils THX headphone amp
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2018, 05:41:19 PM »
The headphone amp will drive 16ohms @ 6watt - enough to drive super high efficiency speakers !   :drool:

Not to mention 135dB A-weighted noise-floor . Like your background pitch black ?
...evolution is the gradual development and stratification of progressive series of wholes, stretching from the inorganic beginnings to the highest level of spiritual creation.
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Offline LouisF

Re: Benchmark unveils THX headphone amp
« Reply #3 on: April 29, 2018, 07:52:05 PM »
Just the thing for the Sennheiser 820's, what?
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Offline fredeb

Re: Benchmark unveils THX headphone amp
« Reply #4 on: April 29, 2018, 09:51:32 PM »
... and this to complete the picture .

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Offline capetownwatches

Re: Benchmark unveils THX headphone amp
« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2018, 02:24:25 PM »
Much anticipation surrounds the HPA4 - it will have to be spectacular to satisfy the ravening hordes.
And at the price it should be... :thinking:


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