Beautifully Designed Digital To Analog Amplifiers

Beautifully Designed Digital To Analog Amplifiers

Joel Pirela
Oct 18, 2011

There are tons of alternatives to warm up your songs using digital to analog converters, but these amps we feature here are something else. Crafted from aircraft aluminum, anodized finishes and minimalistic design, they create a center of attention that will catch your eyes and your ears.

NuForce Icon-2
For $349, you can make your songs sound sweeter and it even doubles as a headphone amp. Very organic sound, very warm and detailed.

Grace Design M902B
The M902B adds stereo balanced analog line outputs for connection to powered studio monitors or amplifiers. It provides the high-resolution and low-level ambient detail. The sound is rich and bass is deep.

Bellari HA 540 Class A Tube Headphone Amp
The Bellari HA540 is a audiophile grade headphone amplifier. It provides smooth clean analog audio. The 0 feedback design means smooth natural analog response. It features 2 input paths and high gain for MP3 players, iPod, etc and a low gain path from audio selectors, mixers, satellite receivers. It also features direct into the tube grid coupling for no loss or distortion.

Case Real Tube Amplifier
Koichi Futatsumata (Case-Real) designed this rather compact tube amplifier for Japanese electronics kit manufacturer Elekit. This is a masterpiece. They manage to squeeze high end components into a neat, minimal package. A simple interface, this is a clean design that appeal to the iPod generation.

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