AMP1 2.5mm Phone Out vs AMP8 4.4mm Phone Out
The AMP8 has more sub-bass quantity than the AMP1 and the extension is better with greater depth. The sub-bass reproduction on the AMP8 has a higher level of authority and it has a tighter expression. The AMP8 has the ability to deliver more rumble. The bass texture on the AMP8 is rendered with additional smoothness. Bass decay on the AMP8 is slightly more agile. The mid-bass quantity on the AMP8 is more and the slam is executed with a full feeling. Each bass note on the AMP8 is articulated with an impactful hit. The midrange of the AMP8 is expressed in a fuller manner than the AMP1. The lower mids on the AMP8 has more body and male vocals are presented well with presence. The upper mids on the AMP8 has slightly more forwardness and female vocals are presented with control. For the treble section, the AMP8 has greater extension and the AMP8 is able to provide a smoother feeling. The crisp is well-defined on the AMP8. The AMP8 showcases a more controlled presentation. Lastly, in terms of soundstage, there is a more natural expansion on the AMP8. The width magnitude is greater on the AMP8 and the depth of the AMP1 is slightly more closed in.
AMP6 2.5mm Phone Out vs AMP8 4.4mm Phone Out
The AMP8 has more sub-bass quantity than the AMP6 and it is able to extend better. The sub-bass reproduction on the AMP8 is fuller and provides a natural rumble which packs a punch. The AMP8 has a higher engagement level. The bass decay on the AMP8 is quicker and bass texture is rendered with extra smoothness. The mid-bass on the AMP8 has slightly more quantity and the delivery of the slam is agile. Each bass note on the AMP8 is articulated with intent and it gives a tight performance. The midrange of the AMP8 has better details retrieval and boasts a higher transparency level. The lower mids on the AMP8 has more quantity than the AMP6 and male vocals are presented with body without any signs of hollowness. The upper mids on the AMP8 is more forward than the AMP6 with a higher intimacy level. Female vocals are expressed with liveliness. Next, the treble on the AMP8 has better extension with well-defined crisp. There is additional sparkle to inject liveliness. The amount of air rendered on the AMP8 is greater and provides an open feeling at the top end. Lastly, the AMP8 expands in a more natural manner. The AMP8 has greater width magnitude while the depth of AMP6 is more closed in.