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A high-performance headphone system can connect you to your favourite music in an immersive, enveloping and often visceral way that has the ability to communicate the raw emotion of the music or artist’s message. Whether you have experience or are brand new to headphones, there’s always more to learn about headphone technology, desktop audio systems, making the right choices, or any other topic that can help you achieve a great sound. This section serves to be a learning resource and will get continually get updated with more information in due course. Enjoy!

Headphone

Over Ear Headphones

Over-ear headphones completely fit around the ear in a way where the ear pads usually come into contact with the side of your head rather than your ear. (…)

 

On Ear Headphone

On Ear Headphones

On ear headphones (also known as ‘earpad’ headphones) are designed to fit with the pads resting on your ear. Usually these headphones are smaller (…)

 

In Ear Monitors

In Ear Monitors

In Ear Monitors (IEMs) are headphones that fit inside your ear and can vary in size, shape, and degree of insertion into the ear canal, however they (…)

 

headphone amplifier

Headphone Amplifiers

What is a headphone amplifier? A headphone amplifier is a relatively low-powered amplifier that raises the low-voltage audio signal from a source (…)

 

Headphone DAC

DACs

What is a DAC? A DAC (Digital to Analog Converter) is a device that converts a digital signal into an analog signal. More specifically, it converts (…)