Headphone Amp Comparison

Schiit Magni 3+ vs Schiit Magnius

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

Schiit Magnius

The Magnius is an extremely affordable balanced headphone amp and pre-amp that punches way above its weight. At this price point, the Magnius is unrivaled for features.

$199.00 MSRP
Features
Power

AC 115v

AC 230v

AC 115v

AC 230v

Input/Output
Inputs

RCA

Balanced 3-pin XLR

RCA

Outputs

¼ inch

RCA

¼ inch

Balanced 3-pin XLR

Balanced 4-pin XLR

RCA

Audio
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
  • 2.2 amp at 16 Ω
  • 2 amp at 32 Ω
  • 1.3 amp at 50 Ω
  • 0.3 amp at 300 Ω
  • 0.15 amp at 600 Ω
Balanced Output Power
  • 6 amp at 16 Ω
  • 5 amp at 32 Ω
  • 3.2 amp at 50 Ω
  • 1 amp at 300 Ω
  • 0.5 amp at 600 Ω
Frequency Response

20 Hz - 20 kHz

20 Hz - 20 kHz

Reviews

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

Recommended

8/10

Instrument separation is also a strong point with the Magnius, as it’s able to present the timbre of each instrument.

For a balanced input and output the Schiit Magnius provides superb performance objectively and subjectively at incredibly low price for this class.

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