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DA converter and Preamplifier

Analog Stereo Inputs

  • 2 x RCA, unbalanced (single ended)
  • Impedance: ca. 10 kohms
  • Max. input level: +32,5 dBu

 

Digital Inputs

  • AES/EBU (XLR), balanced
  • Coaxial SPDIF (RCA)
  • Optical TOSLINK (F06)
  • USB (B)
  • 0 dBFS = max. 24 dBu
  • Converter Chip AD1955

 

Sample Rates

  • Encoded PCM (kHz): 44.1, 48 , 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192, 352.8, 384
  • DSD: DSD1 (DSD64), DSD2 (DSD128)

 

Outputs

  • 2 analog stereo outputs
  • Neutrik XLR, balanced, Pin 2 = (+)
  • RCA, unbalanced (single ended)
  • Impedance: ca. 1 ohm (unbalanced), 75 ohms (balanced)
  • max. output level 32,5 dBu

 

Measurements

  • Frequency range (analog): 4 Hz to 300 kHz ( -3 dB)
  • Crosstalk at 1 kHz: -95 dB (analog); -100 dB (digital)
  • THD: 0.0008 % (analog 0 dBu); 0.0004 % (digital -1 dBfs)
  • Noise (A-weighted): -105.1 dB (analog); -96.8 dB (digital)
  • Dynamic range: 137.6 dB (analog); 120.8 dB (digital)

 

Internal Voltages

  • Analog: +/- 60 V
  • Digital: + 5 V and + 3.3 V

  

Power Supply

  • Mains voltage (switchable): 230 V AC / 50 Hz or 115 V AC / 60 Hz
  • Fuses: 230 V: T 500 mA; 115 V: T 1 A 
  • Power consumption: max. 40 VA
  • Standby power consumption: 0.7 W

 

Dimensions (incl. feet)

  • 278 mm W x 57 mm H x 330 mm D
  • 10.95 in W x 2.24 in H x 13 in D

 

Weight

  • 3.3 kg; 7.28 lbs (unit only)
  • 4.4 kg; 9.7 lbs (shipping)

 

0 dBu = 0.775 V. Subject to change without notice.