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WADIA - 121 DECODING COMPUTER DAC

Price: $1,299.00
 Now: $899.00 
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Brand: WADIA DIGITAL
Category: Audio Equipment, D/A Converters, Computer Audio, USB DACS, DACs.
SKU: AWADIA121
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121 Decoding Computer DAC: Wadia's Newest Digital Statement

The New Standard in Digital-To-Analog Conversion for Under $2,000

In addition to their reference-level $20,000+ digital players, Wadia has been altering the audio landscape for audiophiles over the last few years. Their revolutionary iTransport unleashed the digital signal from the iPod, changing the perception of the device completely. In development for the last three years, this new Digital-to-Analog converter (with high-end built-in preamplifier and headphone amplifier) is worlds ahead of anything else at this price. This tool is one you’ll need to audition for yourself to understand the magical sound possessed by the Wadia 121.

"The Wadia 121 Decoding Computer is recommended for readers putting together high performing yet sensible systems or looking to take an existing system to another level. New computer audiophiles seeking their first entry into this wonderful next phase of high-end audio can't go wrong by starting with the 121. They may never need another digital to analog converter."
– Chris Connaker, Computer Audiophile

The Wadia 121 Decoding Computer is a high-performance DAC/digital preamplifier with a complete set of digital inputs, balanced analog outputs, digital volume control, and a headphone output section. Just connect your iTransport, Computer, Streaming Audio source, or any other digital audio source, and experience exceptional audiophile sound quality. There is simply nothing available today that delivers sound quality as realistic, and as life-like. Whatever the source, the Wadia 121 will make it sound better than you ever imagined.

Audio signals are processed using Wadia's DigiMaster patented up-sampling and filtering technology. The Wadia 121 Decoding Computer also features a clock-linked asynchronous USB input for completely jitter-free playback of computer music files. All inputs including USB accept up to 24-bit/192kHz input data rates. The Wadia 121 Decoding Computer provides true balanced and single ended analog outputs. An exceptional headphone amplifier section delivers an unsurpassed personal listening experience. With the incredible amount of Wadia's proprietary technology inside the 121 DAC, you can expect this product to set a new standard for DACs under $2,000. Our highest recommendation!

Features:
  • 32-bit/1.4MHz up sampling using Wadia’s proprietary DigiMaster algorithm and filtering technology
  • All inputs accept up to 24-bit/192kHz input data rates
  • Asynchronous USB input
  • Wadia DirectConnect™ analog output with 32-bit Digital Volume Control
  • Digital Inputs: AES/EBU (XLR), Coaxial (RCA & BNC), Toslink Optical, USB B
  • Analog Outputs: one pair balanced (XLR), one pair unbalanced (RCA)
  • Analog output levels are fully adjustable to match system sensitivity
  • Single ended and balanced analog outputs can be used simultaneously
  • Headphone output stage utilizes SwiftCurrent™ technology and dedicated output amplifiers to drive almost any headphone
  • Full featured aluminum IR remote control

Technical Specifications
Digital Inputs: AES/EBU (XLR), Coaxial (RCA & BNC) USB B, Toslink Optical
Input Data Rates: 44.1kHz, 48kHz, 88.2kHz, 96kHz, 176.4kHz, 192kHz (up to 24 bits)
Analog Outputs: One Pair Balanced (XLR), One Pair Unbalanced (RCA)
Dimensions: 2.7” H x 8” W x 8” D
Finish: Black Powder Coated Aluminum

USB System Requirements
Mac OSX 10.6.4 or Higher: No driver needed
(Not compatible with OSX versions older than 10.6.4)
Windows XP: SP3 or higher
Windows Vista: SP2 or higher
Windows 7: Drivers included on the enclosed thumb drive or at wadia.com

Supplied Accessories
121Decoding Computer
Metal Remote
Heavy Duty Power Cable
User Guide/Manual

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