Receivers & Amplifiers
“I was looking for a receiver to replace my $99 HTIB that I had for 10 years. I got myself a nice LCD TV, and decided the Home Theater needed to start a revamp. I wasn't looking for anything super fancy, something sub $200 that would handle 5.1 and HDMI passthru were my only requirements. I managed to find this on Best Buy's website as an in store close out. ...” --Noah Perkins
Lyr is a extremely high-output headphone amplifier with a new Dynamically Adaptive output stage that provides high voltage output into virtually any headphone-up to 6 watts into 32 ohms-while maintaining excellent overall efficiency. Now, if you're a headphone guy, you're thinking "Holy Schiit! 6 watts! That'll make the magic smoke come out of my headphones! Why the hell do...
PLL synthesized digital tuning with up to 24 presetsStereo headphone jackDigital LCD display90-minute automatic shut-offFeatures deep bass boostRotary volume controlRequires 2 AAA batteries (not included)
AM/FM stereo radio and stereo/mono switchBuilt-in speaker with deep bass boostDimensions: 2" W x 3 5/16" H x 11/16" DUses 1 AA battery (not included)Includes earbuds trailing antenna and neck strap
Valhalla is a Class A, single-ended triode headphone amplifier with no overall feedback and noninverting circuit topology. It provides classic tube sound and can drive headphones with impedances as low as 32 ohms. Yes, we know that all you got out of the preceding paragraph is probably, "Classic tube sound." And if you're not a tube junkie, you might not even know what that...