Cayin - iHA-8

Desktop Headphone Amplifier

Sale price₹ 94,999 Regular priceMRP: ₹ 99,999
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7 Day Replacement Guarantee

In case you receive the Cayin - iHA-8 with a manufacturing defect, please raise a return request within 7 days of delivery.

However, if you receive an incorrect / damaged / different product or one with missing accessories, please raise a return request within 24 hours of delivery. In case you receive a product with a missing, incorrect, or faulty accessory, you will be given a replacement accessory instead of the entire product.

Please make sure that the product is in the original packaging with all the accessories it came with. We'll also need an unboxing video and images of the parcel to investigate about the discrepancy. You may be asked to share images of the product and the packaging received for us to determine the damage or defect prior to approving the return request. The free replacement will be shipped only once the original order is returned.

A replacement will be issued only if:

- It is found to be defective
- It is determined that the product was not damaged while in your possession
- The product is not different from what was shipped to you
- The product is returned in original condition (with brand’s/manufacturer's box, MRP tag intact, user manual, warranty card and all the accessories therein)

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Warranty & Services

Don't sweat it, this Cayin - iHA-8 comes with a 1 Year warranty from Cayin that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

Read more about Cayin's warranty in India.

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Ideal for Audiophiles

These DAC & Amps are designed for discerning music lovers. If audio quality is important to you, a set of DAC & Amps like these would be ideal.


You can expect these DAC & Amps to present you with a refined listening experience. The audio quality exhibited by these DAC & Amps is a beautiful mix of musicality, technical brilliance and high precision.


These DAC & Amps deliver a spacious & open soundstage that makes you feel you are sitting at a live concert. Experience the magic and delve into pure sonic tranquility!


Ideal for
Desktop Use

4-Pin XLR & 4.4mm
Balanced Output

Upto 7700W @ 32Ω
Power Output

Connect With
XLR & RCA Cable

Metal
Build

Volume Controls

If your DAC & Amps include volume controls or volume rockers, you can easily change the volume with a button press or volume knob turn.


DAC & Amps that have volume controls make its operation incredibly simple; turn up the volume on your smartphone or your source devices and then change the volume on DAC & Amps to the desired level.


This design feature allows you to have complete control over the desired volume according to your listening preferences.


CAYIN INTRODUCES ITS NEXT LINEUP IN THE i-SERIES - THE iHA-8 DESKTOP HEADPHONE AMPLIFIER

Cayin adds another high-performance audio device to the esteemed I-series, the iHA-8. This class-a desktop headphone amplifier features built-in adaptive power, gain and efficient current switching circuits. The Cayin iHA-8 equips a 4-channel Discrete JEFT Class A HeadAmp for exceptional audio performance. It features Hyper ultimate mode, high and low gain control with three versatile headphone outputs-XLR-4, 4.4mm and 6.35mm, allowing flexibility and precision in headphone amplification. Cayin also provides the Cayin iHA-8 with pre/line dual input modes that cater to various audio sources. With the 70W low-interference toroidal transformer and overkilled 50,000uF filter capacitors, the Cayin iHA-8 aims to provide accurate sound delivery. The Cayin iHA-8 also equips a high-precision electronic volume control circuit for precise volume adjustments. You can elevate your music listening experience by pairing the iHA-8 with the iDAC-8 DAC and iDAP digital streamer. All are thoughtfully designed and put together to enhance the overall performance and provide a superior music-listening experience.

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FULLY BALANCED DISCRETE CIRCUIT DESIGN WITH FOUR DIFFERENTIAL CHANNEL

The Cayin iHA-8 features a fully balanced discrete circuit. The four-channel differential circuit design equips TI low-noise mono Opamps and Toshiba audio-grade JFETs connected in parallel with a constant current source for each channel. This design ensures low noise, low distortion, high current and better driving ability. The Cayin iHA-8 also incorporates Vishay power MOSFETs for a three-stage large bias current. It also includes a DC offset voltage servo circuit to maintain a stable output DC offset voltage of 0V. It has built-in adaptive power, gain and quiescent current switching circuits that enhance iHA-8's overall performance, delivering an exceptional music listening experience. The Ultimate Hyper Mode maximizes the headphone amplification circuit's performance by adjusting and improving the static operating current and voltage. This mode increases output power and gain while preserving the pure Class A state, resulting in a more pristine, transparent sound with a well-defined and dynamic soundstage.

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OFFERS PREAMP FUNCTIONALITY AND PRECISE VOLUME CONTROL

The Cayin iHA-8 offers preamp and line-level input options with volume control capabilities. When Line input is selected, it allows the Cayin iHA-8 to function as an integrated headphone amplifier. In Pre input, it operates as a pure power amplifier when connected to a front-end DAC with preamplifier functionality. Cayin has implemented a precise volume control circuit to deliver exceptional sound performance in your music listening experience. It utilizes an ALPS-customized step potentiometer in combination with high-end 130-step electronic volume chips and the JRC MUSES72320V. Despite electronic control, the volume adjustment occurs purely in the analog part. This meticulous design provides a delicate feel when adjusting the volume and ensures stable and precise volume control, enhancing the overall listening experience.

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EQUIPPED WITH MULTIPLE OUTPUTS FOR SEAMLESS CONNECTIVITY WITH VARIOUS DEVICES

The Cayin iHA-8 provides versatile output and input options, catering to different headphone preferences and audio equipment. It provides three distinct output options - 6.35mm single-ended, 4.4mm balanced and 4-pin XLR balanced, allowing users to choose headphones according to their mood and preferences. The Cayin iHA-8 also includes balanced and single-ended dual inputs, facilitating easy connectivity with CD players, desktop decoders, portable players and other audio sources using XLR or RCA connectors. This Cayin iHA-8 ensures compatibility with different setups and enhances convenience. Overall, the Cayin iHA-8 guarantees a satisfying and enjoyable music-listening experience, regardless of headphone choice or audio source.

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POWERFUL AMPLIFICATION WITH AN ADVANCED POWER SUPPLY SYSTEM

The Cayin iHA-8 is carefully designed with a robust power supply system to match its Class-A amplifier identification. This system features carefully selected premium components to complement its advanced technology. It includes a 70W high-power low magnetic leakage toroidal power transformer, a 50,000uF Nichicon main filter capacitor and BYV79E ultra-fast recovery rectifier diodes to ensure efficient and stable power delivery. The Cayin iHA-8 integrates a monolithic Protector IC alongside its high-power components to provide comprehensive protection. This protection system safeguards your setup by detecting output DC, implementing power-on delay squelch and power-off noise cancellation, and offering overcurrent/overload protection, ensuring the safety of the power amplifier circuit and headphones throughout every stage of operation.

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ELEVATE YOUR LISTENING EXPERIENCE BY PAIRING THE iHA-8 WITH iDAC-8 AND iDAP-8

Cayin has designed the iHA-8 to seamlessly blend with the Cayin i-series lineup, ensuring a cohesive and harmonious aesthetic. Its design features an exquisite and compact structure that complements the aesthetics of its companions, the iDAC-8 DAC and the iDAP-8 digital streamer. This similar design language across the i-series products enhances their visual appeal and ensures an elevated user experience. Whether used individually or in combination, each product maintains its unique functionality while harmonizing effortlessly within a complete audio setup. This design approach reflects Cayin's commitment to craftsmanship and attention to detail but also offers users the flexibility to create personalized audio configurations tailored to their preferences and needs.

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1 Year Warranty

Don't sweat it, this Cayin - iHA-8 comes with a 1 Year warranty from Cayin that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

Read more about Cayin's warranty in India.

Elevating Hi-Fi Experiences Since 1993

Founded in 1993, Zhuhai Spark Electronic Equipment Co., Ltd. has been dedicated to perfecting audio equipment under the brand name Cayin. With a commitment to delivering top-notch Hi-Fi products, Cayin embeds cultural richness into its audio range, catering to diverse budgets to make premium music experiences accessible. From tube amplifiers and CD players to speakers, Cayin maintains a consistent benchmark of quality, ensuring a compelling price-to-performance ratio across its offerings.

In 2013, Cayin expanded its horizons into personal audio, unveiling a line of Digital Audio Players (DAP) and desktop audio products. The brand further diversifies its portfolio with portable audio products, including amplifiers and in-ear monitors, empowering users with a broad spectrum of audio choices.

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