Audiolab M-DAC+ PLUS Digital to Analog Converter
Powerful Sound Experience with Audiolab M-DAC Plus
M-DAC Plus enhances the performance of the original M-DAC in so many ways.
M-DAC Plus adds to the enormous capabilities of the M-DAC by adding 32 bit / 384kHz resolution for the USB input and 24-bit /192kHz for coaxial and optical inputs, M-DAC Plus can also link directly to your apple devices to make the most of all your stored music via an A-type USB input, configured specifically for iOS devices.
If you’re a fan of DSD audio, M-DAC Plus caters to that too, and with its choice of 4 different decoding filters for DSD audio and 7 filters for PCM audio, you can select the right filter to get the best performance from each source right from the comfort of your listening seat.
In addition, Audiolab’s engineers have dug into the depths of the digital decoding capabilities of the Sabre 32-bit DAC that is at the heart of M-DAC Plus, extracting every ounce of musical detail and displaying it in a stunningly realistic, rich and believable 3D acoustic.
Versatile in capability and alluring in performance, M-DAC Plus will continue to delight you for many years to come.
DAC ESS Sabre 32Bit 9018 chip
32-bit/32kHz -192kHz (Coax, Optical)
32-bit/32kHz - 384kHz (USB)
2.8MHz-11.2MHz USB DSD (DSD64, DSD128, DSD256)
2 x Coaxial, 2 x Toslink Optical, 1 x AES/EBU
1 x USB Type-B for PC/MAC
1 x USB Type-A for Apple iOS Devices
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz (+/-0.2dB)
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) RCA <0.002% / XLR <0.0008%
Dynamic Range RCA: >115dB / XLR: >120dB
Crosstalk RCA: < -120dB / XLR: < -130dB
Analogue Output Connections 1 pair RCA Phono and 1 pair of balanced XLR
Digital Output Connections 1 x RCA Phono and 1 x Optical TOSlink
Included Accessories Remote Control
Dimensions (H x W x D) 114 x 247 x 292mm
Colour Choice Black or Silver
Neil (Submitted on 29th May 2018)
This is a return to Audiolab after an absence of 20 years (still use my 8000C preamp), and I'm not disappointed. Wonderful detail. and breadth of sound, completely outshines my Apogee Duet, and brought new pleasure to old sounds.