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V-Moda's outrageously sweet portable DAC and headphone amp

There are lots of headphone amps, but only the Vamp Verza works with the digital output of an iPhone or Android device, and that's a difference you can hear.

By June 1, 2013

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US-made headphone delivers great bass and style

Hand-crafted in Portland, Ore., the 1964 Ears V8 in-ear headphone is a more affordable alternative to the leading brands' high-end models.

By April 16, 2014

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Arcam rPac headphone amp and USB DAC hands-on

The Arcam rPac offers PC and Mac users an affordable upgrade to their onboard sound, complete with a dedicated headphone amplifier.

By May 7, 2012

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Streaming-audio app Play-Fi takes on Sonos and AirPlay

Play-Fi is the newest home streaming standard and could give Sonos and AirPlay a run for their money, promising wider manufacturer support and hi-res playback.

By September 24, 2013

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Getting to know the Meridian Audio factory

Cutting-edge digital, in the heart of old England.

By September 19, 2013

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Audioengine's terrific, tiny USB DAC/headphone amp

Company has a knack for making great sounding desktop gear; the new D1 is the perfect music "interface" between your computer and speakers or headphones.

By January 25, 2012

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A $299 high-end USB digital converter from England

Meridian Audio, known for its ultra-high-end components dips its toe into the affordable market with the Explorer USB digital-to-analog converter.

By March 24, 2013

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The Micromega MyDac is an instant audiophile classic

The Micromega MyDac comes from France, and it's fast becoming an audiophile top choice in high-performance desktop digital-to-analog converters.

By March 6, 2013

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A headphone amp and USB digital-to-analog converter for just $99 each

Schiit Audio doesn't mess around. It offers U.S.-made high-performance audio products for super-affordable prices -- and here are two that are even cheaper.

By January 12, 2013

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JBL OnBeat Micro is first Lightning dock for iPhone 5 and iPad

The JBL OnBeat Micro is the first speaker dock that fits the Lightning connection in the new iPhone, iPad, iPad mini and iPod.

By November 21, 2012