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  • Enough for all headphones except the most insane planars (Susvara, etc)
  • Inaudible on all headphones and IEMs when in low or negative gain modes
  • Microphone input is dead-silent, and you have manual control over gain so you can dominate the conversation
  • Unmeasurable at normal listening levels, 100-1000x lower than the headphones you're using
  • Top gets slightly warm
  • Vdesk-friendly
Schiit Audio Hel+ Specifications
Frequency Response 20Hz-20Khz, +/-0.2db
Maximum Power 16 Ohms 1400mW RMS
32 Ohms 1250mW RMS
50 Ohms 800mW RMS
300 Ohms 200mW RMS
THD <0.0004%, 20Hz-20KHz, at 2V RMS
IMD <0.0006%, CCIR
SNR >114dB, A-weighted, referenced to 2V RMS
Crosstalk >-75dB, 20Hz-20KHz
Output Impedance (headphones) 0.25 ohms
Output Impedance (line out) 75 ohms
Gain Negative, Low, and High, selectable via front panel switch. Negative has maximum output of 0.67V RMS, Low has maximum output of 2V RMS, high has maximum output of 8.5VRMS.
USB Receiver C-Media CM6635 with custom firmware
DAC ESS ES9018 with TI LM4562-based filter stage
Sample Rates and Bit Depths
USB Playback 16/44.1 to 32/384 supported without drivers on Windows 10/11, Mac, Linux, Android (any UAC 2 device) with autoswitching to UAC1 for PS4, PS5, and Switch consoles.
Mic Input 48kHz
Optical Input 16/44.1 to 24/192
Output Stage TI OPA1656 (4 amp stages per channel)
Power Supply Via USB, with +/- 12V rails via high-current dual-polarity switching regulator, with inductor filtering, local regulation, and overcurrent sensing and protection
Power Consumption 2.5W typical
Size 5 x 3.5 x 1.375” (including knob)
Weight 13oz
  • 1x Hel+
  • 2x 6’ USB-C to USB-A cables (you’ll need both)
  • 1x 1/4” to 1/8” adapter
  • 1x 2.1A 5VDC wall adapter

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