Naim DAC-V1

£1,390.00

Reg. price £1,390.00

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The DAC-V1 is an asynchronous USB digital to analogue converter with multiple digital S/PDIF inputs, precision volume control and a high-quality headphone amplifier. It will produce stunning sound quality from your computer and transform it into a high-quality, high-resolution music hub.
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Simply by connecting the DAC-V1 to your PC, Mac or Laptop via a standard A to B USB cable, the quality of your music will be defined not by the limitations of the computer hardware, but by the quality of the data itself. And with DAC-V1 that can be incredibly high, up to 24bit/384kHz resolution.
 
While the DAC-V1 is perfectly suited to being positioned on a desk near a computer it is also highly versatile. It can integrate seamlessly into a traditional hi-fi system or be used with any two-channel digital audio source such as a games console, satellite box or any other device with a digital output via one of its five S/PDIF digital inputs. The DAC-V1 can also be combined with the Naim UnitiServe hard disk music server and its matching power amplifier, the NAP 100, to create a compact high-end music system.
 

The DAC-V1 has all the standard virtues of a Naim Audio piece of kit. It has the energy to be hard rocking and dramatic yet at the drop of a hat display the subtlety required for delicate pieces of music. The whole time everything is beautifully woven together and nothing sounds disjointed or detached.

AUDIO INPUTS
Asynchronous USB (High Speed) Type B
Digital Inputs 5 S/PDIF (1 coaxial BNC, 2 coaxial RCA, 2 optical TOSLINK)
CONTROL
IR Input Front panel
OPERATING SYSTEM
Windows Windows 7 and 8 (up to 24bit/348kHz) Custom driver available
Mac OSX OSX 10.7 and above (up to 24bit/384kHz)
AUDIO OUTPUTS
Frequency Response 10Hz to 20kHz +0.1dB/-0.5dB
THD <0.002%
Analogue Outputs 2 (RCA and DIN) Variable Pre-amp Output Line Output Fixed: 2.1V RMS
Headphone Outputs 1⁄4 inch (6.35mm) TRS Socket
Output Impedance <10ohms
FORMATS
USB 44.1kHz to 384kHz
S/PDIF 32kHz to 192kHz, 24bit

 

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