Newly designed next-generation SA-CD/CD drive combined with exquisite disc tray and ultra-quiet disc loading mechanism for silky smooth operation. Innovative MDS+ type D/A converter using four parallel DAC circuits ensures highly accurate D/A conversion of DSD and PCM signals. Separate configuration of transport and processor sections, each equipped with a set of HS-LINK, coaxial, optical, and USB (input only) connectors. USB connector provides support up to 384 kHz/32-bit and 11.2896 MHz/1-bit DSD.
Compatible Disc Formats:
2-channel Super Audio CD (SA-CD), CD
DSD disc DVD-R/-RW/+R/+RW (DSF file format)
Data disc CD-R/-RW, DVD-R/-RW/+R/+RW (Supported formats: WAV, FLAC, DSF, DSDIFF)
Data Read Principle: Non-contact optical pickup
Laser Diode Wavelength:
SA-CD: 655 nm
CD: 790 nm
Transport Section Outputs:
HS-LINK Connector type: RJ-45; Suitable cable: Dedicated HS-LINK cable
COAXIAL Format: IEC 60958 compliant
OPTICAL Format: JEITA CP-1212 compliant
HS-LINK – Connector type: RJ-45; Suitable cable: Dedicated HS-LINK cable.
COAXIAL Format: IEC 60958 compliant; Suitable cable: 75-ohm coaxial digital cable.
OPTICAL Format: JEITA CP-1212 compliant; Suitable cable: JEITA standard optical fiber cable.
USB Format: USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (480 Mbps) compliant; Suitable cable: USB 2.0 cable.
HS-LINK (＊: only with HS-LINK Ver. 2) 32 kHz to 192 kHz, ＊352.8 kHz, ＊384 kHz (16 to 32-bit 2-channel PCM) 2.8224 MHz, ＊5.6448 MHz (1-bit 2-channel DSD)
OPTICAL 32 kHz to 96 kHz, (16 to 24-bit 2-channel PCM)
USB 32 kHz to 384 kHz (16 to 32-bit 2-channel PCM) 2.8224 MHz, 5.6448 MHz, 11.2896 MHz (1-bit 2-channel DSD) (11.2896 MHz: ASIO only)
D/A Converter: 4MDS+ principle
Frequency Response: 0.5 to 50,000 Hz +0, –3.0 dB
Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.0006% (20 to 20,000 Hz)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 119 dB
Dynamic Range: 116 dB
Channel Separation: 117 dB (20 to 20,000 Hz)
Output Voltage and Impedance
BALANCED: 2.5 V 50 ohms, balanced XLR type
LINE: 2.5 V 50 ohms, RCA phono jack
Output Level Control: 0 dB to –80.0 dB in 1-dB steps (digital)
Power Requirements: AC120 V/220 V/230 V (Voltage as indicated on rear panel) 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption: 18 W