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Astell&Kern launches their first USB DAC/Headphone amplifier

The cult hi-fi brand is about to make a lot of ears happy.

Addressing the needs of audiophiles disappointed in the removal of 3.5mm jacks from smartphones, Astell&Kern launches their first-ever USB DAC/Headphone amplifier. The USB Dual-DAC Cable houses two Cirrus Logic CS43198 MasterHIFI DACs that support high-res audio up to DSD256 and 32bit/384kHz PCM. It also features an independent analog amplifier, a custom-made 4-core cable with aramid fiber reinforcement, an all-metal housing, and is compatible with Windows, Mac, and Android devices...sorry iPhone users. 


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