Aphex Debuts Model 454 Headpod
Aphex is now shipping its headphone distribution amplifier, The Model 454 HeadPod. The 454 is a professional 4-output headphone distribution pod with four independent stereo power amplifiers. Working with any headphone type, the HeadPod aims to provide headroom to avoid clipping; designed for low distortion and wide frequency response capabilities, the Model 454 also promises longer listening sessions without listener fatigue.
â€¢ Professional Monitoring for all headphone types
â€¢ Individual volume controls
â€¢ High headroom (no clipping at high headphone levels
â€¢ Durable metal jacks
â€¢ Ultra low distortion & wide frequency response
â€¢ Master volume to match source level
â€¢ Ultra low crosstalk Works from any analog source
â€¢ Listen longer with less fatigue
â€¢ Overcomes limitations of typical headphone outputs
â€¢ Four independent stereo power amplifiers
â€¢ Small size
Individual volume controls are provided for each of the four headphone outputs, made with Neutrik metal jacks. A master volume control on the HeadPod allows for matching of source levels. It connects to any analog source, with a rear-panel selector switch to choose between balanced sources (discrete left and right) and unbalanced sources (e.g., stereo on TRS from a headphone amplifier).
The Aphex Model 454 HeadPod costs $199 and is available now. More information on the Aphex Model 454 HeadPod.