Here we've picked our five favorites across every style and category, but if you already know which
This remarkable little amplifier brings out the best sound from your headphones.
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It's made in Germany and costs a fortune, but the Mal Valve Head Amp Three is the best there is.
The Auralic Taurus MKII is a gorgeous, ultrahigh-end headphone amplifier, and the Audiophiliac thinks it might be the best of its kind.
The Audiophiliac loved the original Asgard, the new Asgard 2 is still made in the U.S., it has more features and improved sound, but it's still $249!
Hand-crafted in Portland, Ore., the 1964 Ears V8 in-ear headphone is a more affordable alternative to the leading brands' high-end models.
With a sleek design, a range of ear tips, and supreme sound reproduction, the Ultimate Ears 700 headphones are worthy of an audiophile's ear and earn our recommendation.
The Audiophiliac spends some quality time with this portable digital converter/headphone amp, and loves the sound!
The Audiophiliac auditions the latest amp from the NYC-based manufacturer.
Meridian's new Prime desktop amp is seriously compact, and the sound is astonishing!
In-ear vs. on-ear, circumaural vs. supraaural, open vs. closed back -- shopping for the right pair of headphones can be tough, but CNET's on the job with a buying guide to help you narrow down your choices.