Special order item - please contact us for an ETA on dispatch
High end Digital/Analogue Converter with DSD & USB 2.0
DAC Box DS2 ultra – state-of-the-art audio converter!
The advanced DAC Box DS2 ultra is an universal and very flexible D/A converter of the highest class. It offers full DSD256 support and upsampling of all input signals to 768kHz from USB, coaxial and optical inputs. This realizes high-resolution sound playback with a rich sound field and bass representation with less distortion.
Due to its class-leading audio performance DAC Box DS2 ultra is an ultimate high end bargain!
Note - Black/Eucalyptus and Silver/Walnut are generally stocked items.
Other finishes are special order items and are dispatched usually within 6-10 weeks.
- Top grade AK4490 D/A chip (32-bit PCM 768kHz / DSD256)
- 6 Inputs: 1x USB, 3x optical (TOSlink®), 2x coax (S/PDIF)
- Up to 32bit/768kHz asynchronous USB (XMOS technology)
- DSD64, DSD128 & DSD256 (DSD over PCM)
- Audio Class 2 (USB 2.0 High Speed) driver for Windows included
- Up to 24bit/192kHz for optical & coax inputs
- 5 selectable digital filter characteristics
- 3 selectable sound modes
- High-end ultra low phase oscillator with superior noise rejection
- RCA line level solid-state analogue output stage
- Ultra linear & ultra low noise circuitry
- Separate power supplies for every stage with advanced filter technology
- Upgradeable with optional linear power supply
- Full metal casing in silver or black
- Optional with wooden side panels (rosewood, walnut, eucalyptus)
|D/A-converter||AK4490 32-bit PCM 768kHz / DSD256|
|Sampling rate converter||AK4137EQ upsampling to 768kHz|
|Samplingrates||USB: up to 32bit/768kHz, DSD256 (DoP)|
|Coaxial: up to 24bit/192kHz|
|Optical: up to 24bit/192kHz|
|DSD-support||DSD64, DSD128 and DSD256|
|Filter settings||5 different selectable on front|
|Digital inputs||USB B|
|3 x Optical (TOSlink®)|
|2 x Coaxial (S/PDIF)|
|Frequency response||20Hz - 50kHz (+0/-1dB)|
|Analogue output||RCA/Cinch (Line)|
|Output voltage||2.2 Veff (switchable +6 dB gain gives 4.4 Veff )|
|Digital output||Optical (TOSlink®)|
|Crosstalk||-117 dB (10kHz@0dB)|
|Signal to Noise Ratio||113 dB (20Hz - 20kHz)|
|Power consumption||<1 Watt standby, 600mA max|
|Power supply||18V/1000mA DC (included)|
|Dimensions W x H x D||206 x 71 x 220 mm (Alu), incl. sockets|
|240 x 72 x 220 mm (Wood), incl. sockets|
|Weight||1410 g (Alu), without power supply|
|1880 g (Wood), without power supply|
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