dCS Verdi La Scala CD/SACD transport & Delius D/A converter Specifications
Verdi La Scala: Conjoined-twin-box CD/SACD transport. Formats supported: CD, CD-R, CD-RW, SACD. DSD & upsampled "Red Book" output jacks: IEEE1394. "Red Book" and downsampled DSD output jacks: XLR, RCA, BNC, TosLink. Word-clock input & output jacks: BNC.
Dimensions: 18.15" W by 5.4" H by 16.2" D. Weight: 37.4 lbs.
Serial number of unit reviewed: VLS098152.
Delius: Single-box, two-channel digital-to-analog converter. Formats supported: multi-bit LPCM at 32, 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192kHz sampling rates; single-bit DSD at 2.822MHz. DSD input jacks: IEEE1394. LPCM input jacks: XLR, RCA, BNC, TosLink. Word-clock input & output jacks: BNC. Analog output jacks: XLR (balanced), RCA (unbalanced). Output impedance: 1 ohm. Output voltage: up to 6V (adjustable). DSD frequency response: 10Hz–55kHz, +0.2/–0.35dB. Noise (unweighted): <–110dB balanced, <–105dB unbalanced.
Dimensions: 18.15" W by 2.7" H by 16.35" D. Weight: 19.4 lbs.
Serial number of unit reviewed: D097287.
Both: Approximate number of US dealers: 30.
Manufacturer: dCS Ltd., Mull House, Great Chesterford Court, Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden, Cambridgeshire, England CB10 1PF, UK. Web: www.dcsltd.co.uk. US distributor: Audiophile Systems, Ltd., 8709 Castle Park Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46256. Tel: (317) 849-5880. Web: www.aslgroup.com.