Phil Jones Bass has expanded their line of Headphone Amplifiers with the Bighead Pro. The second model in the series, dubbed the HA-2, is a high-resolution USB audio interface that supports PCM playback with up to 384 kHz sample rate/24 bit resolution.
“On DSD playback, sample rates of 2.822MHzand 5.644 MHz are supported, making it the ideal choice for musicians and engineers that desire high performance and the purest sound quality,” the company adds. “It also functions as a headphone booster amp as well as a preamp to drive powered amplifiers. The HA-2 has both passive and active instrument inputs with a 2 band EQ that is ideal for guitar and bass, yet versatile enough for use with other instruments.”
It has controls for master volume, input gain, and treble and bass EQing. Its connectivity includes a headphone jack, a line out, an input, and an Aux output. The device runs on a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that is charged via Micro USB port.
The Phil Jones Bass Bighead Pro HA-2 will carry a street price of $359.
Phil Jones Bass BigHead Pro Headphone Amplifier Features:
|Power Output:||300mW/ channel, Headphone Impedance: 16-64 OHMS|
|Controls:||Master volume, input gain, treble/bass for instrument input signal, headphone jack, line out, AUX input, micro USB for battery charge and digital interface|
|Power:||Internal lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery or USB Power|
|Dimension:||3″ x 5.9″ x 0.9″ (WxDxH)|
|Weight:||0.6lbs / 290 g|
|Other:||Includes soft bag, stereo signal cable, and micro usb cable|