dCS Elgar D/A processor Specifications
Description: Remote-control D/A processor with volume and balance controls; switchable narrow- and wide-window PLL on data input; 64x-oversampling digital filter; and 5-bit "Ring DAC." Sampling frequencies: 48, 44.1, and 32kHz (standard), plus 96 and 88.2kHz (with dual-AES/EBU software option). Inputs: 2 AES/EBU on XLR jacks, 1 S/PDIF on BNC jack, 1 S/PDIF on RCA jack, 1 S/PDIF on ST-optical, 1 S/PDIF on TosLink optical. Outputs: unbalanced analog on RCA jacks and balanced analog on XLR jacks. Frequency response: "set for optimum transient response." S/N Ratio: greater than 110dB (unweighted, audio band). Measured analog output level: 3V/1V, switchable (current versions are specified as 6V/2V). Measured analog source impedance: less than 1 ohm (balanced), 51 ohms (unbalanced).
Dimensions: 16.5" (420mm) W by 2.75" (70mm) H by 14.6" (370mm) D. Weight: 33 lbs (15kg).
Serial number of unit reviewed: ELG045. Software version: 1.4 (D).
Price: $12,000. Approximate number of dealers: 7.
Manufacturer: Data Conversion Systems Ltd., Mull House, Great Chesterford Court, Great Chesterford, Cambridge CB10 1PF, UK. Tel: (44) 1799-531999. Fax: (44) 1779-531681. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org . US distributor: Audiophile Systems Ltd., 8709 Castle Park Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46256. Tel: (888) 272-2658, (317) 849-5880. Fax: (317) 841-4107. Web: www.aslgroup.com .