Channel Islands Audio Transient Mk.II & VDC•5 Mk.II USB D/A processor & power supply Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Transient Mk.II Asynchronous USB Converter: Digital outputs: S/PDIF via 75 ohm BNC (galvanic isolated), I2S via mini-DIN (Audio Alchemy, Perpetual Technology, Camelot), Differential I2S via HDMI (PS Audio, Wyred4Sound). Sample rates supported: 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, 192kHz, up to 24 bits. Master-clock jitter: <1.0ps. Analog output level: 2V RMS maximum (single-ended RCA). Frequency response: 20Hz–96kHz. THD+noise: –89dB at –1dBFS.
Serial number of unit reviewed: TR3010.
Price: $699.

VDC•5 Mk.II High Current Power Supply: AC Input Voltage: 120/240V AC (user-selectable). Output voltage: 5V DC at 2.5A. Accessories: IEC input cable, output cable (CIAudio Transient Mk.II, Squeezebox Touch).
Serial number of unit reviewed: 5D2061.
Price: $329.

Dimensions (each): 4.45" (115mm) W by 2.9" (75mm) H by 5.25" (135mm) D. Weight: 5 lbs (2.3kg) shipping.
Approximate number of dealers: Sold direct. Warranty: 5 years, parts & labor.
Manufacturer: Channel Islands Audio, 567 W. Channel Islands Boulevard, PMB 300, Port Hueneme, CA 93041. Tel: (805) 984-8282. Web:

Channel Islands Audio
567 W. Channel Islands Boulevard, PMB 300
Port Hueneme, CA 93041
(805) 984-8282