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Gold Note - DS-1000 EVO - DAC

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$12,040.00
$12,040.00 - $12,040.00
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Availability:
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Availability:
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Embark on a sonic adventure with the Gold Note DS-1000 EVO, the zenith of digital-to-analog conversion, and the epitome of 'The Italian Sound'. As Australia's #1 Hi-Fi Store, The Audio Tailor proudly presents a DAC that is the result of years of passionate research and sophisticated technology. Boasting a Dual-Mono D/A converter architecture with twin AKM AK4493 chips, you are promised immaculate fidelity, with unrivaled clarity and minimal crosstalk. This streaming juggernaut seamlessly integrates with the highest pedigree of services like Tidal Connect and Roon Ready, supporting an extensive range of formats up to 32bit/384kHz PCM and DSD512. The DS-1000 EVO's pure class A output stages and preamp capabilities ensure a warm, rich, and detailed listening experience. Whether you're unwinding with your favourite headphones or filling the room with luscious audio, embrace the unparalleled precision and luxurious performance synonymous with Gold Note's mastery. Dive deep into your music collection as never before with the DS-1000 EVO—where craftsmanship meets the ultimate sound revolution.

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ℹ Product Information

Gold Note DS-1000 EVO - Streaming DAC

Immerse yourself in an auditory renaissance with the Gold Note DS-1000 EVO, a streaming DAC that flawlessly melds Italian craftsmanship with the zenith of digital audio technology.

Key Features

  • Exquisite Dual-Mono D/A Conversion: The heart of the DS-1000 EVO beats with precision, housing two AKM AK4493 DAC chips in a Dual-Mono configuration that ensures absolute separation of the right and left audio channels.
  • Support for a Spectrum of High-Resolution Formats: Whether you're a fan of MQA, PCM, or DSD, the DS-1000 EVO effortlessly decodes an extensive array of audio formats up to an impressive 32bit/384kHz and DSD512.
  • Connectivity for the Modern Audiophile: With an abundance of streaming options, including Roon, Airplay, Tidal, Spotify Connect, and more, music is always at your fingertips.
  • Class A Preamplifier Stage: Gold Note's meticulous design extends to a Class A preamplifier stage, assuring a warm, analog quality to your digital tracks.
  • Roon Ready for Seamless Integration: As a Roon Ready device, the DS-1000 EVO is part of a network of products that offer a rich and user-friendly interface alongside reliable, high-performance streaming.
  • Immaculate Headphone Amplification: The inclusion of a professional-grade 6.3mm headphone output with adjustable sensitivity ensures your private listening sessions are as evocative and rich as the music deserves.
  • Technical Excellence with an Artisan Touch: Every detail, from the meticulous selection of audio-grade discrete components to the sturdy construction of the unit itself, exemplifies Gold Note's pursuit of acoustic perfection combined with Italian elegance.
  • A Symphony of Inputs and Outputs: With a multitude of digital and analog inputs and outputs, the DS-1000 EVO is ready to become the hub of your high-end audio system.
  • Conscious Power Consumption: Gold Note has engineered the DS-1000 EVO to be mindful of energy use without compromising performance.
  • Comprehensive Remote and Onboard Controls: Coming equipped with a multifunctional remote control and user-friendly on-device controls, the DS-1000 EVO ensures that the power to fully manage your listening experience is always within reach.

Specifications

  • Product Name: Gold Note - DS-1000 EVO - DAC
  • Digital Audio Processing: Dual-Mono DAC design with 2x AKM AK4493 converters
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz-20kHz +/-0.1dB
  • Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): 0.001% max
  • Signal to Noise Ratio: 125dB
  • Dynamic Range: 120dB
  • Output Impedance: RCA 50Ω / XLR 100Ω
  • Preamp Stage: Class A (bypassable in DAC mode)
  • Connectivity: LAN/WLAN (Dual-Band); Bluetooth 5.0 (HD); Roon Ready
  • Streaming Services Compatibility: Roon, Airplay, MQA, Qobuz, Deezer, Spotify Connect, Tidal, vTuner
  • MQA Support: Yes
  • Supported Audio Formats (Network): PCM up to 32bit/384kHz, DSD256 (AIFF, ALAC, WAV, FLAC, MP3, Lossless, OGG, Monkey’s)
  • Supported Media Servers: All UPnP/DLNA, Roon
  • Digital Inputs: 1x RCA, 1x AES/EBU, 2x Optical TOS-Link, 1x USB-B, 1x USB-A
  • Analogue Inputs (DS-1000 EVO LINE): 1x RCA unbalanced, 1x XLR balanced
  • Audio Outputs: 1x unbalanced RCA, 1x balanced XLR, 1x headphone 6.3mm jack
  • Power Supply: 100-240V / 50-60Hz, Multiple-Transformer design
  • Power Consumption: 30W
  • Fuse: 2A T
  • Dimensions: 430mm W x 135mm H x 375mm D
  • Weight: 10Kg net, 15Kg boxed
  • Remote Control: Multifunctional remote control included

Experience the Gold Note DS-1000 EVO and embark on a sonic odyssey where every detail is magnified into a tapestry of pure sound. Contact The Audio Tailor today to unlock the full potential of your digital audio collection.

ℹ Specifications
| Specification Category            | Details                                                          |
|-----------------------------------|------------------------------------------------------------------|
| Product Name                      | Gold Note - DS-1000 EVO - DAC                                    |
| Digital Audio Processing          | Dual-Mono DAC design with 2x AKM AK4493 converters              |
| Frequency Response                | 20Hz-20kHz +/-0.1dB                                              |
| Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)   | 0.001% max                                                       |
| Signal to Noise Ratio             | 125dB                                                            |
| Dynamic Range                     | 120dB                                                            |
| Output Impedance                  | RCA 50Ω / XLR 100Ω                                               |
| Preamp Stage                      | Class A (bypassable in DAC mode)                                 |
| Connectivity                      | LAN/WLAN (Dual-Band); Bluetooth 5.0 (HD); Roon Ready            |
| Streaming Services Compatibility  | Roon, Airplay, MQA, Qobuz, Deezer, Spotify Connect, Tidal, vTuner|
| MQA Support                       | Yes                                                              |
| Supported Audio Formats (Network) | PCM up to 32bit/384kHz, DSD256 (AIFF, ALAC, WAV, FLAC, MP3, Lossless, OGG, Monkey’s) |
| Supported Media Servers           | All UPnP/DLNA, Roon                                              |
| Digital Inputs                    | 1x RCA, 1x AES/EBU, 2x Optical TOS-Link, 1x USB-B, 1x USB-A      |
| Analogue Inputs (DS-1000 EVO LINE)| 1x RCA unbalanced, 1x XLR balanced                               |
| Audio Outputs                     | 1x unbalanced RCA, 1x balanced XLR, 1x headphone 6.3mm jack      |
| Power Supply                      | 100-240V / 50-60Hz, Multiple-Transformer design                  |
| Power Consumption                 | 30W                                                              |
| Fuse                              | 2A T                                                             |
| Dimensions                        | 430mm W x 135mm H x 375mm D                                      |
| Weight                            | 10Kg net, 15Kg boxed                                             |
| Remote Control                    | Multifunctional remote control included                           |
| Main Models                       | DS-1000 EVO, DS-1000 EVO LINE                                    |

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