Manufacturer Model MSRP Analog
In
Sample Rate
AES/USB
Headphone
Amp
Comments
*NOTE: DAC newly added           Last Update Feb 03, 2013
ADL/Furutech GT40 $550 y —/96 y 96k ADC
ADL/Furutech Esprit $900 y 192/96 y 96k ADC
* Arcam irDAC $600 n 192/192 n 176.4 not supported
Arcam rDACkw $500 n 192/96 n optional wireless transmitter
Asus Xonar Essence One $600-900 n 192/192 y  
Audio Block USA DAC-100 TBD n TBD TBD product not yet released
Audio by Van Alstine Vision/Vision EC $1,100 n 192/— n  
Audio by Van Alstine Vision Hybrid $2,000 n 192/— n  
Audio-Gd NFB-2.32 $500 n 192/192 n  
Audio-Gd NFB-1.32 $650 n 192/192 n balanced internals
Audio-Gd Reference-5.32 $910 y 96/192 n balanced internals
Audio-Gd NFB-7.32 $1,380 n 192/192 n bal-int, volume control option
Audio-Gd Reference-10.32 $1,850 y 96/192 y balanced internals
Audio-Gd Reference-7.1 $1,960 n 96/96 n balanced internals
Audioengine D2 $950 n 192/96 n wireless transmitter/receiver
Audiolab

M-DAC

$900 n

192/96

y alphanumeric display
Bel Canto DAC1.5 $1,400 n 192/96 y  
Bel Canto DAC2.5 $2,000 y 192/96 y 192k ADC
Benchmark DAC2 HGC $2,000 y 192/192 y balanced internals, DSD
Bladelius Design Group USB DAC $700 n —/192 n  
* B.M.C. Audio PureDAC $1600 y(?) 192/192 y balanced internals, product not yet released
Burson Audio Conductor $1,850 y 192/192 y  
Burson Audio DA-160 $1000 n 192/96 n  
Burson Audio HA-160D $1300 y 192/96 y  
Burson Audio HA-160DS $1000 y 192/96 y  
Cambridge Audio DacMagic Plus $600 n 192/96 y  
* Cary Audio Lightning DAC $1200 n 192/192 n built–in PSU
CEntrance DACmini CX $800 y 192/96 y  
CEntrance DACmini PX $1,000 y 192/96 y 50W Class D power amp
Chord Electronics QuteHD $1,800 n 384/192 n DSD
Cypher Labs AlgoRhythm Solo -dB $700 n —/192 n supports iOS devices as input
Emotiva Pro Stealth DC-1 $700 ? 192/192 y  
Firestone Audio Libby $800 n 96/48 y  
Firestone Audio Rubby $900 y 96/96 y 60 W Class D power amp
Fostex HP-A3 $500 n 96/96 y  
Fostex HP-A8C $2,000 y 192/192 y two heaphone outs
Grace Design m903 $1,900 y 192/192 y  
Halide Design DAC HD v1.0 $500 n —/96 n  
HEGEL HD11 $1,200 n 192/96 n  
HEGEL HD20 $2,000 n 192/96 n  
Lindemann USB-DAC 24/192 $1,100 n 192/192 n  
Metrum Acoustics Octave $850 n 176.4/— n non-oversampling
Monarchy Audio Monarchy Audio $1,080 y 96/— n separate tube & SS DACs + amp
MOON 300D v.2 $1,600 n 192/192 n  
Musical Fidelity M1DAC $820 n 192/96 n  
Music Hall dac25.3

$600

n 192/96 y  
Mytek Digital Stereo192-DSD $1,600 y 192/192 y FireWire (1394) in, DSD
NAD M51 $2,000 n 192/192 n HDMI in
* NAD D 1050 USB DAC 500 n TBD y  
Neko Audio D100 Mk2 $1,400 n 192/— n balanced internals
NuForce DAC-100 $1,100 n 192/192 y  
NuForce DAC-9 192K $1,700 y 192/192 y  
NuForce UDH-100 $650 n —/192 y  
Peachtree Audio iDac $600 n 192/96 n old iPod dock
* RATOC Systems Intl RAL-24192UT1 $600 n —/192 y DSD, balanced cans out
Red Wine Audio Isabellina $1500 n 96/— n hybrid, USB $500 extra,
Rega DAC $1,000 n 192/192 n multiple filter selection
Rein Audio X-DAC $780 n 192/96 n  
Resonessence
Audio
CONCERO $600 n 192/192 n  
Schiit Gungnir $850 n 192/192 n balanced internals
* Sennheiser HDVD 800 $2000 TBD TBD y balanced out
SONORE/
Simple Design
Sonore/exD $1,300 n —/192 n DSD
* Teac UD-501 $950 n 192/384 y 1 & 2x DSD, dual mono, balanced out
Wadia 121decoding computer $1,300 n 192/192 y  
Wavelength Audio Proton $900 n —/96 y  
Wavelength Audio Brick & Mortar $2,000 n —/44.1 n  
Wyred 4 Sound ÁDAC-HD $500 n 192/192 y Class A
Wyred 4 Sound mPre $1,100 y 192/192 y balanced internals
Wyred 4 Sound W4s DAC-2 $1,500 n 192/192 n