Tips for Better Headphone Music Quality

Plug your favorite pair into a DAC or amp to experience a whole new level of listening pleasure.

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Designed in Italy, the Verza from Vamp combines a headphone amplifier, DAC, and battery pack for $400.

Designed in Italy, the Verza from Vamp combines a headphone amplifier, DAC, and battery pack for $400.

Let’s assume you’re a finicky music listener. This means that, to your sensitive ears, the audio emanating from your smartphone or laptop ranges from barely tolerable to nails dragged across a blackboard.

Why does your smartphone sound so poor (relatively speaking)? Because a smartphone is a Jack-of-all-trades and master of few, especially with high-quality music

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