The HeadLine is a high-end headphone amplifier designed to make the
most of audiophile-standard headphones. Its durable build and exceptional
transparency are classically Naim, as is its ability to deliver low-noise,
low-distortion reproduction of your music. Its modest proportions and volume
control make it the perfect device to create your very own concert for one.
One DIN input, RCA optional
Single 6.35mm headphone out plus independent volume control
Designed for use withNAPSC,FlatCap XS,HiCaporSuperCappower
Technology & Craft
Fitted with a captive lead, the HeadLine takes its signal from the tape
socket of any of our preamplifiers, except theNAC 152 XS. It has its
own volume control and is designed to be very, very quiet. It has the ability
to drive most headphones to an adequate level (i.e. loud) with low distortion.
Headphones tend to be highly revealing of both noise and distortion, so
we have expended a great deal of effort getting these parameters to extremely
The HeadLine needs to be used with an external power supply such as theNAPSC. If using aFlatCap XS,HiCaporSuperCapyou will
also need a special interconnect, the SLIC.