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HiFiMAN EF100 Headphone Amplifier & DAC

Frederik S

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HiFiMAN has a reputation for producing great headphone amplifiers. Today, we take a look at their newest do-it-all headphone amplifier & DAC combo with an on-board T-amp. This all-encompassing device features a class A/B headphone amplifier with a tube input stage. Despite all its features, it sells for $499, which is quite impressive.

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Fairly expensive item and pay here the name of the manufacturer. I miss many details: the type of converter and parts thereof, capacitors ... Well, I'll stay at AUNE T1MK2 Tube USB DAC is much cheaper and you can change the tube, but there are other manufacturers of Tube USB DAC that are also good and cheaper.
 
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500 bucks.. wow. you could buy their excellent HE-400 headphones and have $200 left over.
 
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I want to see what is INSIDE! if not a bad review! :nutkick:
 
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