NAD Wireless USB DAC 2
Wireless DAC 2Carefully curated and cultivated, a digital music library is the road map to one’s life. No song is there by accident, and each one represents an intimate feeling or memory. Where once a person’s music library was trapped on their computer, the NAD DAC 2 sets it free. Our fun yet simple solution lets you listen to any music stored on your computer, with the option to stream it to your high performance NAD system. Point-to-point wireless technology also means you can plug in the two-piece DAC 2 and start enjoying the music on your computer, including 24/96 music files without compression or hassle. Easy to use and highly efficient, the NAD DAC 2 is the key to freeing your music library.
24/96 Point-to-Point Digital StreamingComputer music meets hi-fi sound. That’s what the DAC 2 Wireless USB Digital-to-Analogue Converter is all about. Our super simple and fun solution lets you listen to any music stored on or streamed to your computer on your high performance NAD hi-fi system. Point-to-point wireless technology means you can just plug in the two-piece DAC 2 and start enjoying computer audio, including 24/96 music files without compression, with the least amount of fuss.
Anything Your Computer Can Do, We Can Do BetterYou no longer have to pick your computer over your audio system when it comes to listening to your favourite digital tunes, Internet radio, or cloud services like Rdio, Spotify, Pandora, Last.fm, and Slacker. Spoil yourself with better sound quality and more control over your music choices. Streaming of HD audio files from your computer to your Hi-Fi is now simple. The DAC 2 includes everything you need to enjoy 24/96 studioquality music now.
Wireless High Resolution SoundThe NAD DAC 2 becomes the sound card for your computer, and with 24 bit 96kHz digital capability anything you can hear on your PC, including Studio Quality HD Audio, is digitally transmitted to your Hi-Fi! To enhance your experience there are several smartphone apps available to remotely operate your PC or Mac and deliver the rich user interface of the computer right to your fingertips. You don’t need a Wi-Fi network to enjoy Computer Audio at its finest.
Musical SoundTo achieve the best possible sound, the Transmitter digitally transmits the audio from your Mac or PC to the DAC 2 Receiver, which then converts the digital signal to analogue using premium parts like Burr-Brown OPAmps and 24/192 Delta-Sigma DACs with selected passive components in a proprietary NAD circuit. There is also a coax digital output that allows connection to AVRs or outboard DACs.
Quality and AffordabilityOur attention to detail and use of premium parts in the DAC 2 represents unusually good value. The DAC 2 is an easy and economical option that promises to boost the enjoyment of your existing component system. The DAC 2 brings a whole new world of musical experience and choice to your hi-fi experience.
USB: 2.0 Analogue: 2 x RCA Jacks Digital: 1 x Coaxial RC Jack Sample Rate: 96kHz/24 bit THD+N: 0.05% (ref. 0dBFS) Signal to Noise: >-80dB Analogue Output Level: 2V Coax SPDIF: 500mV ±50mV Frequency Response: 20Hz to 48kHz ±0.5dB Digital to Analogue Converter: Delta Sigma DAC Time Delay: <18rms RF Band: >2.4GHz Transmission Range: 40m (line of sight) Gross Unit Dimensions*: 135 x 35 x 70mm, 5 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 2 3/4″** Transmitter: 73 x 35 x 15mm, 2 7/8 x 5/8 x 1 7/16 Net Weight: 0.38kg (0.80lb) Shipping Weight: 0.62kg (1.35lb)