Headphone Amp Comparison

Schiit Magnius vs Topping DX3 Pro LDAC

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

Topping DX3 Pro LDAC

The DX3 Pro LDAC is a compact desktop DAC and headphone amp that is capable of streaming music in from Bluetooth LDAC sources as well as other, wired digital inputs.

$219.99 MSRP
Features
Power

AC 115v

AC 230v

Input/Output
Inputs

Balanced 3-pin XLR

RCA

BNC S/PDIF

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-B

Outputs

¼ inch

Balanced 3-pin XLR

Balanced 4-pin XLR

RCA

3.5mm

RCA

Audio
Sample Rate

32 bit / 768 kHz

Frequency Response

20 Hz - 20 kHz

20 Hz - 20 kHz

Output Power
  • 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
Portability
Wireless

Bluetooth 5.0

Bluetooth Codecs

AAC

aptX

aptX HD

aptX LL

LDAC

SBC

Reviews

Recommended

8/10

Schiit is known for providing quality products at reasonable prices, and they have not failed in doing so with the Magnius.

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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