USB Audio DAC: The TEAC UD-H01 features coaxial and optical S/P DIF
digital audio inputs, as well as a USB port to allow use as a high-quality D/A
converter. These digital inputs connect to a premium-quality Burr Brown PCM1795 dual DAC with
up to 192kHz/32-bit audio resolution for the highest-quality sources. The device
can receive data asynchronously meaning the timing signal is included reducing
jitter to the absolute lowest level. Input sources can even be up-converted to
higher sampling rates for smoother audio quality. Output terminals include
gold-plated RCA connectors, line-level output and XLR balanced output terminals
for connection to a full-fledged high-end operation amplifier.
Dual Monaural Configuration with Independent Left/Right DACs: The TEAC
UD-H01 incorporates two 32-bit/192kHz Burr Brown D/A converters (PCM1795); one for each channel. The
dual-monaural configuration eliminates interference between the channels for
maximum performance from the D/A converters. A shunt-regulator circuit supplies
the current to the D/A converters in order to eliminate ground noise generated
by fluctuations in the supply voltage
192kHz Up-Conversion: All digital input signals are converted to
192kHz via non-integral up-sampling, dramatically reducing jitter and allowing
consistent D/A conversion based on the high-precision internal clock. ASRC (Asynchronous
Sampling Rate Converter) is used to produce a natural, 192kHz high-sampling rate digital audio
Supported Formats: The TEAC UD-H01 is the perfect DAC for playback of
high-resolution computer formats like FLAC, WAV, and Apple Lossless. Its three
digital inputs (optical/coaxial/USB) support sampling rates of 32, 44.1, 48,
88.2, 96, 176.4, and 19kHz. 16- and 24-bit rates are supported. There are six
front-panel LEDs (44.1/48/88.2/96/176.4/192) to indicate which sampling
frequency is being input.
USB Type-B Port for Computer Audio Streaming: The TEAC UD-H01 features
a USB (type-B) port for connecting your Windows PC or Mac computer. The
UD-H01 digitally transfers audio source material stored on your computer to your
connected amplifier at up to 24-bit/192kHz. The UD-H01 also supports USB asynchronous
mode, which uses its precise internal clock to control timing and eliminate
jitter issues. This allows optimal playback of high-resolution digital audio
files from playlists/libraries in your iTunes, Windows Media Player, or similar
playback programs on your computer. This unit does not offer control over your
computer's music files.
Note: Before using the UD-H01 with your computer, you
will need to download and install
the dedicate TEAC driver on your Windows PC or MAC. Supported operating
systems included Windows (XP*/Vista/7/8) and Mac OS X (Snow
Leopard/Lion/Mountain Lion). *Windows XP Professional x64 Edition is not
Optical & Coaxial Digital Inputs: The TEAC UD-H01 is fitted with
optical (toslink) and coaxial (RCA) digital inputs for connection of other
digital audio sources like your CD, DVD, or Blu-ray player. These digital inputs
will accept two channel linear PCM (not Dolby Digital/DTS).
Independent Balanced & Unbalanced Outputs: For output to powered
speakers or an amplifier, a Muse 8920 dual-operation line amplifier terminates
to gold-plated stereo RCA and balanced XLR outputs. The output circuit is
completely independent in the left and right sides for optimum channel
separation and clear stereo imaging.
Stereo Headphone Amp: The same high-quality operational amplifier used
for line output is used for headphone amplifier output. A dedicated high-quality
aluminum knob controls the headphone volume. This allows users to enjoy a
high-sampling-rated digital audio in spaces with neighbors close by, or other
situations where speaker playback might disturb others. The unit is fitted with
a front-panel 1/4" headphone jack.
High-Performance Power Supply: The UD-H01 uses a high-capacity
toroidal-core power supply transformer capable of providing a stable current
with high efficiency. This minimizes flux leakage and eliminates noise generated
by electromagnetic induction.
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