JDSLabs designed The Element to enjoy your headphones without compromise. Its amplifier renders shocking power, driven by an ultra clean DAC, all housed in a precision machined chassis with a comfortable knob. The Element beautifully drives headphones of all technologies and sizes. It features automatic DAC Line Output.
Microprocessor controlled relays completely eliminate turn on/off pops and thumps produced by lesser amps.
Ultra High Power
With 30V rails and peak output in excess of 1.5W, The Element drives all headphones on the market to extraordinary levels, from balanced armatures to planar magnetics.
Reference Grade Sound
This headphones amp exceeds TPD criteria, outmatching our baseline for audible perfection.
Low Output Impedance
The Element’s extremely low output impedance ensures transparent frequency response for all headphone loads.
Low gain of 1.0x is well suited to driving efficient IEMs, while High gain easily powers demanding full size sets.
Wide DAC dynamic range and low noise minimize hiss, and allow harmless use of software volume controls.