Headphone Amp Comparison

Schiit Magni 3+ vs Fiio BTR5

Schiit Magni 3+

Magni 3+ and Magni Heresy raise the bar even higher for affordable headphone amps, with by far the highest output power in their price class–at least 200% higher than any competitor. At the same time, they provide the cleanest measured performance of any Magni, ever.

$99.00 MSRP

Fiio BTR5

The Fiio BTR5 is a well regarded, portable Bluetooth DAC/Amp. Not only does the BTR5 accept digital audio input via Bluetooth, but it can also work as a dedicated portable amplifier through USB-C input.

$109.99 MSRP
Features
Physical Dimensions
Mass

454 gram

43.7 gram

Power

AC 115v

AC 230v

USB-C

Input/Output
Inputs

RCA

USB-C

Outputs

¼ inch

RCA

3.5mm

Balanced 2.5mm

Audio
Sample Rate

32 bit / 384 kHz

Frequency Response

20 Hz - 20 kHz

20 Hz - 40 kHz

Output Power
  • 2.8 amp at 16 Ω
  • 2.4 amp at 32 Ω
  • 1.6 amp at 50 Ω
  • 0.41 amp at 300 Ω
  • 0.215 amp at 600 Ω
Portability
Wireless

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Codecs

AAC

aptX

aptX HD

aptX LL

LDAC

SBC

Battery Life

540 minute

Battery Capacity

550 mAh

Reviews

The Magni 3+ is also very competent amplifier and subjectively kept up with Heresy.

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