The new Alchemist TS-D1, 24-bit 96 kHz compatible DAC will support all sampling rates up to and including the very latest DVD standard of 96 kHz. Therefore making it the obvious affordable upgrade for the latest generation of CD/DCC/DAT/DVD and Mini Disc machines. Bringing true audiophile status to otherwise mediocre performers. It offers the choice of either Coaxial or Optical input connection, along with a digital record output to allow digital recording onto Mini Disc, CDR or DAT types machines.
The TS-D1 is based around the latest surface mount microchips from Crystal and Burr Brown making it the most up to date DAC available today. These coupled with many proprietary filtering enhancements also make it perform beyond its diminutive size.
The TS-D1 is just the beginning of an exciting new range of products that will include a MM/MC phono stage, remote controlled preamplifier and power amplifiers amongst others, all utilizing the extrusion that gives them their unique identity.
DAC-Type 24-bit, 8x Oversampling, Multi Level Delta Sigma
Sampling Rates: Supports all sampling rates in range 16 kHz - 96 kHz
Data Types: 16, 18, 20 and 24 Bit SPDIF
Level (0 dB) : 2 V RMS
Total Harmonic Distortion (+n) : -96 dB
Linearity: ±0,3 dB to 100 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio : 104 dB
Dynamic Range: 104 dB
Master Clock : 256 Fs
Digital Filter: 8x Oversampling, 80 dB stopband attenuation
De-emphasis (44,1 kHz): Digital domain <0,2 dB error
Dimensions (W x H x D): 154 x 45 x 170 mm
Weight: 3 kg (packed)