To satisfy the largest possible number of headphone enthusiasts, AudioQuest knew it would also need to design a model with higher output voltage. Red, with its output of 2.1 volts is the result. In our exclusive interview with AudioQuest, we were told:
“Of course, we also took that opportunity to incorporate better parts to deliver further improved sound quality.”
Important ingredients in Red’s next-level performance:
We think Black sounds beautiful, but if you require the more powerful output to drive high-efficiency headphones or powered speakers, DragonFly Red takes performance to the next level. The difference you will hear on a good pair of headphones or powered speakers is well worth the extra money.
Red offers more holographic details that will substantially improve the sound of your music for only a slightly higher price compared to DragonFly Black. At under $200, Red is the ultimate combination of performance and value.