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Atom AMP+

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Original price $156.00 CAD - Original price $156.00 CAD
Original price
$156.00 CAD
$156.00 CAD - $156.00 CAD
Current price $156.00 CAD
SKU 850017794504

YOUR NEW FAVORITE AMP + PREAMP

Conceived as the next-generation replacement to Objective2, Atom Amp builds on more than a decade of amplifier design evolution at JDS Labs. We've streamlined the amp to include everything our customers have requested without additional configuration or cost. Atom Amp comes fully loaded with a smooth 1/4" headphone jack, gold-plated preamp RCA outputs, and both 3.5mm and RCA inputs. More power. No noise. Front-mounted controls. Atom Amp, our new standard for performance and value in a headphone amp.

We have arrived at the golden age of headphone amplification folks. What JDS Labs Atom delivers for just $99 is astonishing. Performance is without fault. Plenty of power is available for even high impedance headphones like Sennheiser HD-650. We are talking clean, clean, power.

AUDIO SCIENCE REVIEW THE ATOM, NOVEMBER 2018


PREAMP OUTPUTS

Unplug your headphones and Atom Amp's knob adjusts volume of its RCA preamp outputs, so that you can control volume of your powered speakers.


DUAL INPUTS

Atom Amp consolidates the need for a separate amp and preamp. Connect up to two sources and select between 3.5mm and RCA input with the push of a button.

ULTRA HIGH POWER

While most headphone listening demands only milliwatts, Atom Amp uses the same output buffers as our flagship Element Line, pushing 1W of clean audio per channel.


 

SMART LOGIC

Designed for desktop listening, Atom Amp's relay muting eliminates pops and thumps during startup.


 

DUAL GAIN

Low gain of 1.0x is well suited to driving efficient IEMs, while high gain easily powers demanding full size sets when paired with a 2VRMS DAC.


TOP PERFORMANCE

Atom Amp is our most advanced analog amplifier to date, achieving top performance from its 4-layer, star grounded layout.

 

SPECIFICATIONS

PERFORMANCE

  • Frequency Response, 20Hz-20kHz+/- 0.01dB
  • THD+N, 1kHz, 32 Ω0.0008%
  • THD+N, 20Hz-20kHz, 32 Ω0.0012%
  • IMD CCIF 19/20kHz 32 Ω0.0002%
  • IMD SMPTE 32Ω0.0005%
  • Noise, A-Weighted-114 dBu
  • Crosstalk @ 150 Ω-87 dB
  • Input Impedance10k Ω
  • Output Impedance0.1 Ω
  • Channel Balance< 0.6 dB
  • Max Output @ 600Ω125mW (8.68 VRMS)
  • Max Output @ 150Ω502 mW (8.66 VRMS)
  • Max Output @ 32Ω1 Watt (5.66 VRMS)

DIMENSIONS

  • Case Dimensions5.0 x 5.5 x 1.4 in
  • Weight9.3 oz

CONNECTIVITY

  • Headphone Output6.35mm (1/4")
  • Analog InputsRCA and 3.5mm
  • Preamp-OutputRCA

CONFIGURATION

  • Dual Gain1.0x and 4.5x
  • Volume Potentiometer TaperAlps 15A

PACKAGED ITEMS

  • Atom Amp
  • 16VAC Power Adapter

Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
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33%
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Victor Moore
Excellent Valued Amp

The internals are excellent for the value but the outer build is subpar and feels very cheap, JDS made a poor option on skimping out on build material quality, especially on small things that would make a big impact like the ****, though upgrades are possible such as switching the **** yourself since it just pulls right off. Overall this is an excellent choice in comparison to the Schiit stack for Canadians. Buying from deskhero has given me an excellent option for a desktop amp/dac stack without having to pay insane shipping fees and import fees from out of country. Even Amazon have very limited budget options. Currently using these with my HD660S headphones

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j.
Similar to the JDS Atom, but newer!

Similar to the JDS Atom, I decided to get the JDS Atom+ and give my JDS Atom to my brother. The JDS Atom+ is essentially the same than the Atom with very minor improvements, I believe they have the same internals. It's a great amp, it's still mostly plastic construction, but the **** design has been improved.
Very happy with this amp and it can drive everything I throw at it: HD660S, Sundara, DT990

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Anonymous
Excellent amp.

I just needed a solid amp for my PC setup and the Atom AMP+ has delivered.

Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
67%
(2)
33%
(1)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
V
Victor Moore
Excellent Valued Amp

The internals are excellent for the value but the outer build is subpar and feels very cheap, JDS made a poor option on skimping out on build material quality, especially on small things that would make a big impact like the ****, though upgrades are possible such as switching the **** yourself since it just pulls right off. Overall this is an excellent choice in comparison to the Schiit stack for Canadians. Buying from deskhero has given me an excellent option for a desktop amp/dac stack without having to pay insane shipping fees and import fees from out of country. Even Amazon have very limited budget options. Currently using these with my HD660S headphones

j
j.
Similar to the JDS Atom, but newer!

Similar to the JDS Atom, I decided to get the JDS Atom+ and give my JDS Atom to my brother. The JDS Atom+ is essentially the same than the Atom with very minor improvements, I believe they have the same internals. It's a great amp, it's still mostly plastic construction, but the **** design has been improved.
Very happy with this amp and it can drive everything I throw at it: HD660S, Sundara, DT990

A
Anonymous
Excellent amp.

I just needed a solid amp for my PC setup and the Atom AMP+ has delivered.

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