Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Onkyo has introduced an external USB-audiophile DAC / amplifier for the iPhone and Android-devices

The Japanese manufacturer Onkyo introduced a new portable amp with DAC capable of receiving digital audio formats in high resolution PCM and DSD 5,6 MHz from iOS devices and Android. The product, according to the company, is designed for fans of high-quality sound.

Onkyo DAC-HA300 application uses HF Player to synchronize with the connected via USB portable devices from Apple or Android-smartphone manufacturers. HD Player Pack adds an equalizer allows you to play files with high resolution PCM and DSD 5,6 MHz, as well as WAV, MP3, AAC, WMA, FLAC, DSF and DFF. The apparatus can also be used as an independent player. SD slot supports cards up to 128 GB. How headphone amplifier with DAC DAC-HA300 connects to your computer via USB-port.
In the presence of a miniature female connector which can be connected to an analog or digital audio sources in 24-bit / 192 kHz.
DAC-HA300 includes an operational amplifier with separate MUSES8920 push-pull output stage and the DAC Burr-Brown PCM1795 32-bit / 192 kHz from the company TI. We performed in an aluminum casing amplifier has a headphone output with low and high impedance (8-600 ohms) and volume control. Built-in rechargeable battery provides up to 7 hours of work in conjunction with the iPhone and can be charged via the USB port from the computer or power adapter.
Onkyo DAC-HA300 go on sale in late April at a price of about 500 pounds.