With almost any DAC you will experience sound that is organic and tonally rich with natural timbres, and yet with no lack of resolution, speed and dynamics. It turns out that the source is critical in computer audio too.
The Antipodes DX integrated digital source provides auto-ripping, server and renderer/endpoint functionality combined in a single device for the ultimate in audio performance, simplicity and ease of use.
See DESIGN for more details on the design philosophy used in Antipodes digital sources.
Retrieves Metadata from Leading Open Internet Repositories
Rips to Uncompressed FLAC
Plex Media Server
MPD (DLNA Renderer)
Shairport (Apple Airport Emulation)
USB Audio 2.0 Compliant & Supports:
- PCM to 32bit / 768kHz PCM (See Note 1 Below)
- DoP to DSD512, Native DSD to DSD512 (See Note 2 Below)
Plays PCM to 24bit 192kHz
Bit Perfect Rates 44.1, 48, 96, 192kHz
Auto Transcoding 88.2 to 96, 176.4 to 196kHz, DSD to PCM
Quad Core Celeron - 8GB RAM
Solid State Storage For Operating System, Application Software, Caching & Library Database
MUSIC FILE STORAGE
1TB, 2TB, 4TB, 8TB or 12TB Solid State Storage
All Aluminium Alloy
Fanless Passive Cooling
Less than 25W while running
Internal Dedicated ODAPS-Topology Linear Power Supplies For All Stages
110-120VAC or 220-240VAC - Voltage is set at the factory and is not switchable
432mm (w) x 273mm (d) x 85mm (h)
17in (w) x 10.7in (d) x 3.3in (h)
Approx 10kg (22lbs) - Varies With Storage
WARRANTY 24 Months, Extended to 36 Months with Product Registration via Website
NOTES 1. The USB Audio Output is 100% compliant with the USB Audio 2.0 standard. Check your DAC's compliance with its manufacturer.
2. DoP and Native DSD are not fully specified standards. Some DACs claiming to work with DoP and/or Native DSD may not work.