The LX2-HPA is a headphone amplifier of superb sonic
Musical Fidelity has extensive experience making super
headphone amps, the LX2-HPA builds on our decades of experience to deliver a
great performer with beautiful, restrained and tasteful aesthetics.
A headphone amplifier is like a small power amp, relative to
the load (the headphones) the technical requirements are similar: Excellent
load tolerance, high stability margins, low distortion, wide bandwidth, low
noise, excellent channel separation.
LX2-HPA will easily drive any commercially produced headphone. It's high
current delivery and excellent stability margins result in completely
uncoloured neutral performance.
at less than 0.0035%, wide band is vanishingly low and certainly
extends to about 80kHz and even at 40kHz the distortion remains well below
0.05%. A remarkable achievement.
outstanding noise ratio of better than 112dB means that the music comes
from a true 'black velvet' background field.
separation is excellent and assures a rock solid imaging experience. Talk
about 'adventures in inner space!
The LX2-HPA gives a sensual monitor level
listening experience. Completely uncoloured sound delivered with virtually
limitless dynamic range from a black velvet background, and perfectly placed