Phonitor 3 Headphone Amp, monitor controller and DAC
Rear panel of SPL's Phonitor 3
SPL Phonitor 3 featuring Phonitor Matrix crossfade technology
SPL Phonitor 3 DAC Headphone Amp & Monitor Controller

SPL present their most talented Phonitor headphone amplifier yet, featuring a pristine built-in DAC and full monitor-controller functionality.

£2599.00 inc VAT
EAN 4260149322883

  • Boutique headphone amplifier
  • Monitor controller functionality
  • Built-in DA converter
  • AKM AK4490 Velvet Sound™ DAC chip
  • Powered by 120V VOLTAiR technology
  • Digital PCM conversion with 32-bit / 768kHz
  • Converts DSD up to DSD256 resolution
  • Rack-mountable with optional rack chassis

The latest incarnation of SPL’s wildly popular Phonitor model inherits all the best features from its predecessors, including proprietary high-voltage 120V rail technology and Phonitor Matrix for manipulating crossfades to seamlessly emulate the listening positions of studio monitors.

Powerful DA Conversion
Phonitor 3's DAC is powered by AKM's AK4490 "Velvet Sound" chip

SPL's built-in conversion board boasts some incredible stats. Asides from supporting Pulse Code Modulation audio signals up to 32 bit resolution at 768kHz sample rate, the Phonitor 3’s DAC section can also convert DSD signal up to a DSD256 standard.

120V Rails
SPL's signature 120V rail technology

VOLTAiR technology strives to deliver the best possible audio from your equipment by optimising the best possible power. Phonitor 3 runs at an amazing 120V operational voltage to ensure that all components perform consistently within their ideal ranges.

Phonitor 3 – a new generation headphone amp, DAC and monitor controller from SPL

Max Gain 32.5 dBu
Impedance 20 kOhms in, 75 Ohms out
Common Mode Rejection -82dB
Frequency Range 10Hz - 100kHz
THD+N 0.0009% @ 1kHz
Crosstalk -95dB
Dynamic Range 134.5dB
Noise -102 dBu (A-weighted)
Output 2x5W @ 250 ohms, 2x1W @ 32 ohms
Dynamic Range 134.5 dB
Dimensions 300 x 280 x 100mm, 4.15kg