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Most DAC/AMP combos at that price range will tend to be a little anemic in the power department, so if you plan on getting some heavier headphones these may or may not be able to power them.
The SMSL M3 that was already mentioned is pretty good with a lot of options. Another good one is the FiiO E10K if you don't mind missing out on things like the line-out, etc. If you're looking for something smaller and more dedicated as a computer attached DAC/amp setup, the Schiit Fulla is also really great (tho some have issues with the volume knob being a tad hard to use).
Personally I would try to save up a bit because once you hit ~$100, more and better options start to become available. Again as already mentioned the Micca Origen+ is amazing. Lately I've been using the FiiO E18 for on the go and it's decently powerful, and could hook up to my phone as either a DAC/AMP combo or simply a power bank. If you have a good source, or don't mind staging your purchase, you could simply get a good amp now and then later purchase a good DAC, such as the Schiit stack with their Magni and Modi. Any Objective2 headphone amp will be great (but personally buying the separate amp and DAC stack looks a little off for me, but getting the combined unit is pretty pricy).
The Sennheiser HD 598 sound really good on their own, but with a bit of amping I found they just sound that much better. They don't really need that much more power to get there tho so you could definitely benefit from any lower powered headphone amp. That being said some of the lower powered amps may not be able to drive better headphones as well. For example my FiiO E18 can power my Fostex T50RP MKIII, but they sound much better on the more powerful Schiit Magni 2 Uber.
Hopes this helps and good luck