This is my I have too many headphone amps and one has to go sale. I have a six month old Auralic Taurus MK II Balanced Headphone amp/Pre Amp for sale. This unit is in 10/10 condition and has been hardly used. It's a wonderful amp and I have been running it balanced since the day I took it out of the box. This amp is always in the Stereophile Recommended Components and in the Absolute Sound as a recommended component. My price includes UPS Ground shipping to anywhere in the CONUS. Please feel free to PM me with any questions. Check my feedback to buy with confidence. I take care of my stuff and people often say that the condition was better then described. Hard to do here since I am rating it a 10/10. But it really is like new. I will pay all PayPal fees for a sale in the US. No international please.
This is from the Auralic Web Site:
Begins from the pursuit of an extraordinary amplifier that can well match with modern top quality headphones, inspired by the soul of Rupert Neve's legendary design philosophy, bearing with modern simplism style appearance, TAURUS MKII is born with a perfect coalescence of classic and pop elements. The smooth, rich and detailed voice of TAURUS MKII is a succession of AURALiC’s elegant and graceful aesthetic taste. Referring to Neve analog console’s circuit design, AURALiC invent the ORFEO Class-A output module and fit them into TAURUS MKII. The ORFEO module offers great driving ability by delivers 1000mW (600ohm) to 4500mW (32ohm) power into various loads; this allows TAURUS MKII to squeeze out every headphone’s capabilities, unfold the beauty of their unique sonic style. Resorting to the ultra low noise input buffer tailored by AURALiC, TAURUS MKII has a wide dynamic range greater than 130dB while maintains the output noise less than 5uV. With such astonishing performance, TAURUS is able to capture the most tiny music expression coming from the source component. The TAURUS MKII builds on the design of the original award-winning TAURUS, launched in 2010, by concentrating all surface-mounted components in an audio signal patch. It also increased the TAURUS’ EMI shielding, reducing noise from the input buffer to 0.8uV, less than half the level of the original. Additionally, AURALiC improved the input switch circuit to increase the isolation among different input channels, which boosts performance when the TAURUS MKII is connected to multiple sources. Smoothed music expression, sophisticated circuit design and brilliant appearance; TAURUS MKI