Headphoneamp

06.09.15
Apogee Groove improves headphone audio, for a price
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06.09.15

Apogee Groove improves headphone audio, for a price

It's been awhile since I've spent much time with Apogee's audio gear. In my early Engadget days, I...

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05.19.15
Apogee's tiny USB headphone amp is now available for $295
05.19.15

Apogee's tiny USB headphone amp is now available for $295

When it was announced back in January, Apogee promised to deliver its Groove USB headphone amp and...

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07.29.13
Nuforce Icon DAC and headphone amp arrives for Android, Mac and PC for $325
07.29.13

Nuforce Icon DAC and headphone amp arrives for Android, Mac and PC for $325

NuForce has been pumping out high end audio gear for the digitally inclined for years, and its lat...

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03.13.13
V-moda unveils Vamp Verza: a dockable, device-agnostic headphone amp and DAC for mobile audiophiles (update: video)
03.13.13

V-moda unveils Vamp Verza: a dockable, device-agnostic headphone amp and DAC for mobile audiophiles (update: video)

Last we heard from V-moda, the company was appealing to audiophile sensibilities with its $300 Cro...

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02.12.13
Meridian Explorer combines headphone amp, portable DAC and $299 price tag
02.12.13

Meridian Explorer combines headphone amp, portable DAC and $299 price tag

Feel that? If you're an audio purist, the sensation of your wallet tingling is probably a familiar...

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09.01.12
Sennheiser unveils HDVA 600 analog headphone amp, asks for $1,600
09.01.12

Sennheiser unveils HDVA 600 analog headphone amp, asks for $1,600

Along with a few IFA 2012 announcements, Sennheiser peeled back the wraps from its HDVA 600 headph...

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06.12.12
V-Moda VAMP for the iPhone: an analog converter and headphone amp with a $650 pricetag
06.12.12

V-Moda VAMP for the iPhone: an analog converter and headphone amp with a $650 pricetag

If money really isn't an issue when it comes to your search for the finest sound possible from you...

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05.29.12
NuForce compresses a rechargeable speaker, USB DAC and headphone amp into a $119 Cube
05.29.12

NuForce compresses a rechargeable speaker, USB DAC and headphone amp into a $119 Cube

For better or worse, your options are plentiful when it comes to palm-sized speakers aimed at impr...

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03.30.12
IRL: Evernote, Netgear N900 and FiiO's E17 headphone amplifier
03.30.12

IRL: Evernote, Netgear N900 and FiiO's E17 headphone amplifier

Welcome to IRL, an ongoing feature where we talk about the gadgets, apps and toys we're using in rea...

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