Audiolab Q-DAC
Technology Factory Online Shop

Audiolab Q-DAC

D/A converter with pre-amp function

Audiolab Q-DAC
Audiolab Q-DAC
Audiolab Q-DAC
Audiolab Q-DAC
549,00 Price include 21% VAT Price exclude VAT € 453,72
Get the best out of your digital music collection with Audiolab Q-DAC. Developed on Audiolab’s famous award winning M-DAC platform, Q-DAC offers the sound quality that made M-DAC the most highly regarded Digital to Analog Converter in its field, but achieves it with simpler functionality. At the heart of Q-DAC is the extraordinary ESS Sabre DAC chip, an 8 channel 32-bit processor that excels in handing the full bit depth and ultrasonic extension of high resolution audio files with incredible precision and accuracy. To that amazing DAC Audiolab’s engineers have added a fully asynchronous interface coupled to a minimum jitter Master Clock system that ensures freedom from the undesirable side effects of jitter. Q-DAC also retains the digital pre-amp and headphone amp functionality marking it one of the most versatile DAC’s on the market. With Q-DAC Audiolab has added yet another industry leading DAC to its stable of digital products.

- Automatic detection decoding of external digital input sources
- ESS 9016 Sabre DAC chip, 8 Channel 32bit processor
- Digital optical and coaxial S/PDIF inputs as well as USB
- A fully asynchronous interface coupled to a minimum jitter Master Clock system
- High contrast LED display
- Audiolab custom filters

- General description: Digital-to-analogue converter
- DAC: ESS Sabre32 9016 chip
- Resolution: 32 bits
- Maximum Sampling Frequency: USB and coaxial: 192kHz    optical:96kHz
- Digital input: 1 x coaxial, 1 x Toslink optical, 1 x USB
- Digital output: 1 x coaxial, 1x Toslink optical
- Output voltage: 1kHz        2.2 ± 0.1Vrms
- THD: 1kHz 0dB 20Hz ~ 20kHz        <0.002% ,
- Frequency response: 20Hz - 20kHz (± 0.2dB)
- Dynamic range A wtd 1kHz: >110dB;
- Crosstalk 1kHz: >112dB;
- Dimensions (W x H x D): 236 x 60 x 247 (mm)
- Net weight: 3kg