The Arcam rHead is a great way to add or improve headphone functionality to your system. Able to drive even the most demanding of headphones and with dual input the rHead is a wonderful product.
Headphone Amplifier - Arcam rHead
Headphones are now a huge part of our listening and with the Arcam rHead, you can elevate the performance of your headphone system.
Featuring a switchable RCA or XLR input you can have it connected directly to 2 products, so you do not need your whole system on to enjoy your headphones.
With both 3.5mm and 6.35mm headphone jacks the there is no need to use adaptors on your headphones so there is no compromising the quality of the connection.
The rHead is a linear Class A design for the absolute maximum in performance and will deliver a dynamic and open listen.
Extensive care has been taken in the design of the rHead , placement of components and the choice of ultra low noise power supplies.
One very important feature is the use of and ultra-linear analogue resistive ladder in the volume control, this eliminates tracking error that are found in potentiometer based volume pots.
Total Harmonic Distortion + Noise
- 0.002% at 2V output, 32Ω load
Signal-to-noise ratio (A-weighted)
- 98dB at 2V output, 32Ω load
Headphone output power
- 2.0W, 16Ω load
- 1.1W, 32Ω load
- 0.13W, 300Ω load
Headphone recommended impedance
- 16Ω - 600Ω, 3.5 or 6.35mm plug