Cayin is a well-known brand among the audio industry for its quality products.
They specialize in manufacturing high-quality Desktop DAC/AMP’s, portable devices like DAPs, IEMs, and AMPs.
Cayin has announced its latest upcoming portable headphone amplifier, the Cayin C9.
It is a fully balanced headphone amplifier with both Vacuum Tube and Solid State Timbre options.
The C9 features both Class A and Class AB amplification options.
>Dual timbre mode can choose between Vacuum Tube and Solid State Timbre.
>Switchable Class A and Class AB Amplification mode.
>Nature 6P1 X 2 Tubes provides fully balanced vacuum tube amplification in both Class A and AB modes.
>Pure Power Amplifier Mode provides full power output without volume control.
>4.4mm balanced and 3.5mm single-ended input options.
>4.4mm balanced and 3.5mm single-ended headphone output port.
>4 x 18650 battery slots.
>USB Type-C Charging.
Fully Balanced Tube Architecture:-
The Cayin C9 features two Nutube 6P1 tubes in a fully balanced architecture providing a powerful fully balanced output in both Class A and Class AB amplification modes. So users can experience powerful output with lush tube timbre portably with the help of Cayin C9.
Switchable Class A and Class AB Amplification:-
There are several amplifier classes depending on the amount of the output signal that varies within the amplifier circuit. The Cayin C9 features the most widely used Class A and Class AB amplifier circuits. Class A amplifier is considered the best class of amplifiers design with its excellent sound quality, high gain, and super high frequency detailing. Class AB amplifiers are most commonly implemented they offer a simpler design, linear output, ultra-low signal distortion levels. And with the Cayin C9, you get to experience both the Classes at the ease of a switch.
Balanced and Single-ended Input/Output Options:-
The Cayin C9 offers a 4.4mm balanced and 3.5mm single-ended audio signal input options. So you can easily provide the signal to it via your preamp or DAC systems. It also features a 4.4mm balanced and 3.5mm single-ended headphone output ports.