PS Audio NuWave DSD D/A processor Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Description: Solid-state digital-to-analog converter. Digital Audio Inputs: Coax, TosLink, USB, I2S. Sample Rates: Coax input: PCM, 44.1–192kHz. Optical input: PCM, 44.1–96kHz. I2S: PCM, 44.1–192kHz; DSD, single rate (2.8MHz) and double rate (5.6MHz), raw. USB: USB2.0 Asynchronous Audio; PCM, 44.1–192kHz; DSD single rate (2.8MHz) and double rate (5.6MHz), DoP. Analog Audio Output: 2 unbalanced (RCA), 2 balanced (XLR). Output level, maximum (RMS): 2.8V unbalanced, 5.6V balanced. Output impedance: 100 ohms unbalanced, 200 ohms balanced. Frequency response: 10Hz–20kHz, +0/–0.3dB. THD: 1kHz, 0dBFS, <0.01%; 20Hz–20kHz, 0dBFS, <0.2%; 1kHz, –10dBFS, <0.01%. Noise: <–80dBV. Format: PCM, DSD. Power Requirements: Input power (model specific): 100, 120, or 230VAC; 50 or 60Hz. Power consumption: 15W.
Dimensions: 8.2" (210mm) W by 2.4" (61mm) H by 14" (360mm) D. Weight: 11.9 lbs (5.4kg).
Finishes: Silver, black.
Serial number of unit reviewed: ANW-A-5J0621.
Price: $1299. Approximate number of dealers: 65. Warranty: 3 years.
Manufacturer: PS Audio, 4826 Sterling Drive, Boulder, CO 80301. Tel: (720)406-8946. Fax: (720)406-8967. Web:

PS Audio
4826 Sterling Drive
Boulder, CO 80301