GOLD NOTE DS-10 DAC, STREAMER, LINE PRE AMPLIFIER & HEADPHONE AMP
  • GOLD NOTE DS-10 DAC, STREAMER, LINE PRE AMPLIFIER & HEADPHONE AMP

    GOLD NOTE DS-10 DAC, STREAMER, LINE PRE AMPLIFIER & HEADPHONE AMP

     

    A COMPLETE DIGITAL AUDIO SOURCE

    DS-10 is designed to cover the needs of the contemporary audiophile completing any audio system offering almost all kind of Internet and Digital connectivity with the purity of the premium Gold Note High-End audio sound performance in a convenient elegant shape. DS-10 is an innovative D/A Converter inspired from the acclaimed top model DS-1000 merging the extended features of IS-1000 All-In-One unit adding even something more. Most importantly, it’s quick to install and easy to use every day making DS-10 a complete unit to be integrated into any High-End audio system.

     

    DIGITAL AUDIO DAC & FULL FUNCTION STREAMER 

    DS-10 is a new generation D/A Converter & UPnP, DLNA Streamer created to revolution any audio system being able to browse Web Streaming Players and Digital Sources. 

    DS-10 can be matched with traditional CD players, TV or Media Servers as well as it is compatible with almost all internet services including Roon, Tidal, Qobuz, Airplay, Spotify, Deezer, V-Tuner, from which it can play DSD, PCM & MQA formats all to enjoy real "High-End Audio" as a new refreshing experience, hassle and cable free. You can connect your devices via Wifi/LAN but also via the last generation high definition digital Bluetooth 5.0 to guarantee best performance and easy connectivity with any device matched.

    Thanks to its versatile design DS-10 converts D/A audio via S/PDIF coaxial, TOS-optical, AES asynchronous PCM 24bit/192kHz inputs, one USB-B Host asynchronous for native and DoP DSD64/128 and PCM up to 32bit/384kHz. It also plays directly from HardDisk and USB sticks (FAT32/NTFS) via USB-A directly.

    DS-10 is a true High-End Audio DAC capable of audiophile sound from digital files featuring Streamer & Network Player functions to help enjoying your favorite music always with the greatest audio quality, fully controlled via App, remote and front knob to make it works super easily.

     

    PREAMPLIFIER & HEADPHONE AMPLIFIER

    DS-10 features an On/Off switchable High-End audio analogue preamp stage synchronized with all the remote control including a computer App which let the unit always play via the analogue stage, even with web players, guaranteeing the best performance ever.

    DS-10 features a professional 6.3mm headphone output with a proprietary design which allows selecting the sensitivity to drive almost any kind of headphone of the market. It will always be playing pure audio without compromise. No digital, no poor quality volume controls. 

     

    DURABLE DESIGN 100% MADE IN ITALY

    DS-10 features a great mechanical structure made of solid machined aluminium which guarantees low frequency resonance and magnetic inertial field. The compact and iconic air vent design derives straight from the acclaimed PH-10 phono stage.

     

    GOLD NOTE MODULAR DESIGN

    Thanks to its innovative and unique modular design DS-10 will optionally be able to perform a very special external power supply to effectively enhance the native performance of the unit.

     

    NEW TOTAL CONTROL OVER YOUR AUDIO SYSTEM

    The nice looking 2.8” TFT monitor shows the unit information and the App allows to fully control the unit’s functions. While the unit is also equipped with a handset remote control our proprietary SKC technology - Single Knob Control - makes it easy and quick to control DS-10 using a single joggle.

     

    IOS & ANDROID APP

    DS-10 DAC features easy set up Apple iOS and Android proprietary software for full control via iPhones and iPads as well as smart phones and tablets. The App makes it easy to fully control DS-10 synchronising the unit to all functions and lets even the Web Player play analogue volume when the preamp stage is activated.

    • Specifications

      TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

      MAIN FEATURES

      D/A Converter AKM AK4493 PCM up to 32bit/768kHz & DSD512 native and DoP
      Streamer Network Player PCM and DSD
      Frequency response: 20Hz-20kHz +/-0.1dB
      THD – Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.001% max
      Signal to Noise ratio: -125dB
      Dynamic range: 120dB
      Output impedance: 50ohm
      Preamp Stage Volume Control: enabled/disabled by remote

      POWER

      Mains supply: 100V to 240V, 50/60Hz
      Multiple Transformer proprietary power supply
      Power consumption: 30W

      DIGITAL INPUTS

      1 Ethernet LAN & Wi-Fi DSD64 (DoP) Resolution: PCM up to 24bit/192kHz
      1x RCA S/PDIF coaxial PCM asynchronous up to 24bit/192kHz
      2x TOS-optical PCM asynchronous up to 24bit/192kHz
      1x COAX asynchronous up to 24bit/192kHz
      1x AES/EBU balanced PCM asynchronous up to 24bit/192kHz
      1 x USB-B asynchronous native and up to DSD512 and PCM up to 32bit/384kHz
      1x USB-A port to feed USB flash memories, FAT32/NTFS formatted playing DSD64 and PCM up to 24bit/192kHz
      1x USB-B asynchronous native up to DSD512 and PCM up to 32bit/384kHz

      AUDIO OUTPUTS

      Line output level (fixed): stereo RCA @ 1Volt and balanced XLR @ 4Volt

      CONNECTIVITY

      LAN/WLAN (WiFi): 802.11b/g via RJ45 10/100Mbps socket
      Bluetooth 5.0

      SUPPORTED AUDIO FORMATS (NETWORK)

      AIFF (.aif, .aiff, .aifc)
      ALAC
      WAV (.wav) packed/unpacked
      FLAC
      MP3
      DSF, DFF
      Apple Lossless
      OGG
      Monkey’s
      IMPORTANT: UPnP server must support DSD streaming in order to stream DSD files.

      SUPPORTED MEDIA SERVERS

      all UPnP / DLNA / Roon

      DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

      220mm W | 80mm H | 260mm D
      4 Kg

    AU$4,990.00Price
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    224 MCKINNON RD
    MCKINNON VIC 3204
    AUSTRALIA

    INFO@SOUNDGALLERY.COM.AU

    03 9578 8658

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    Sound Gallery is a hifi specialist store located in Melbourne servicing Australian and International customers. With 20 years of experience in R&D, studio remastering and psycho-acoustics showcasing premium hi-fi systems. When you are passionate about music, let us help you find the perfect system tailored to your needs and lifestyle. 

     

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