Winning a combination of 4 What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision awards in a row, its no secret that the Audiolab M-DAC is one of the best ever sounding DACs ever made.
Alongside the USB input with Asynchronous data processing, there are two each of coaxial and optical digital inputs, and one each of coaxial and optical digital outputs. Audio signal is provided via RCA single-ended and XLR balanced audio outputs.
General descriptionDigital-to-analogue converter
DACESS Sabre32 9018 chip
Maximum Sampling Frequency84.672MHz
Digital input2 x 24-bit/192kHz coaxial
2 x 24-bit/96kHz Toslink optical, 1 x 24-bit/96kHz USB
Digital output1 x coaxial
1 x Toslink optical
Output voltageRCA: 2.25V RMS,XLR: 4.5V RMS
Total Harmonic DistortionRCA: <0.002%
Frequency response20Hz - 20kHz (± 0.2dB)
Dynamic rangeRCA: >115dB
Dimensions (H x W x D)59 x 250 x252mm
Standard accessoriespower cord, remote control handset, batteries, user manual