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    • DS-1000 Deluxe mkII DAC
      • DS-1000 Deluxe mkII DAC
      • DS-1000 Deluxe mkII DAC

      Gold Note

      Gold Note DS-1000 Deluxe mkII DAC


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        The best D/A Converter Gold Note has ever made. Convert native PCM audio files up to 24bit/192kHz. Play music from USB inputs, Radio Stations or from any connected NAS. Analogue Preamp Stage with Stereo XLR analogue balanced input.

        Product description

        DS-1000 mkII Deluxe compared to the Classic model features an Analogue Preamp Stage and one Stereo XLR analogue balanced input.

        DS-1000 is the best D/A Converter Gold Note have ever made: a true High-End DAC capable of delivering audiophile sound from digital files that features Network Player functions to help you enjoy your favorite music always with the greatest audio quality.

        Digital sources

        DS-1000 converts audio files from all digital sources with its optical and coaxial inputs and it can also convert computer audio files using the USB port. With its streaming capabilities, DS-1000 can play from any NAS connected to the local network, browse Internet radios via V-Tuner and even play Hi-Res music via Tidal and Qobuz. DS-1000 converts D/A audio via S/PDIF coaxial and TOS-optical asynchronous PCM24bit/192kHz inputs, one USB Host asynchronous for native and DoP DSD64/128/256 and PCM up to 24bit/192kHz. It also reads from HardDisk and USB sticks (FAT32) via USB without the need of any built-in storage memory. Innovative unique modular design allows a variety of external upgrades, including Class-A Tube Stages, External Inductive PSU, Preamp Card and Analogue Stereo Input. DS-1000 features a great mechanical structure made of solid machined steel and thick aluminum panels to guarantee low frequency resonance, and magnetic inertial field. The DS-1000 offers high-resolution digital inputs to convert native PCM audio files up to 24bit/192kHz via S/Pdif coaxial and TOS-Optical inputs. It's also equipped with one USB host input to convert PCM audio files and DSD 64/128/256. Besides, DS-1000 also offers Streaming features to use high-resolution online music servers (TIDAL, QOBUZ) and even browse digital radio stations playing via LAN and WiFi and reading audio files directly from USB keys and Hard Disks through the USB-A ports. More time for music, less time to make it work.


        A large 3,5” TFT monitor shows all unit information in a clear menu that's easy to browse, showing all options: digital USB inputs, Radio Stations, Media server. Thanks to the exclusive SKC - Single Knob Control the unit becomes a friendly plug-and-play source can be fully controlled even without a remote or the computer and mobile App.

        Modular design

        DS-1000 offers a unique modular design exclusively engineered for Gold Note's 1000 series that allows the system to expand and improve as it can feature an optional internal Preamp Stage Card and even an Analogue Stereo Input, turning the DS-1000 into a complete high-end audio Digital Player that can be connected straight to your power amp or active speakers.

        Additional information

        Though DS-1000 comes with digital volume control as a standard, audio enthusiasts will appreciate the optional high quality Preamp Stage Card powered by a PGA single resistor dual-mono to achieve better performance and audio purity. The Analogue Balanced Stereo Input is also available as optional and allows DS-1000 to become a really complete Preamp as well. HI-END DAC featuring, NETwork PLAYER & streamer via PCM and DSD DS-1000 is a D/A Converter with native DSD 64/128/256 and PCM up to 24bit/192kHz compatibility via USB, LAN and Wi-Fi through a cutting edge Burr-Brown PCM1792A featuring Coax and Optical inputs to guarantee the best native resolution. IOS & ANDROID APP DS-1000 DAC features easy set up Apple iOS and Android proprietary software for full control via iPhones and iPads as well as smart phones and tablets. The App makes it easy to control all the digital inputs displaying all meta data, cover and information registered on the track as well as real resolution format. Our proprietary SKC technology - Single Knob Control - combined with the TFT display makes it easy and quick to conveniently control the DS-1000 using a single knob joggle. The unit is also fully controlled via App and a Gold Note remote is supplied. The integrated preamplifier stage and balanced XLR input available on demand will turn DS-1000 into an All-In-One unit able to drive any High End audio system.

        Technical specifications for Gold Note DS-1000 Deluxe MKII

        D/A Converter native PCM up to 24 bit / 192 kHz & DSD 64/128/256  native and via DoP
        Network Player and Streamer PCM and DSD 64
        Frequency response: 5 Hz-200 kHz +/-0.3dB
        THD – Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.001% max
        Signal to Noise ratio: -125 dB
        Dynamic response: 129 dB
        Output impedance: 50 ohm
        Digital filter: Gold Note Zero-Clock™ circuit enabling three different Master Clock
        Digital Volume Control: enabled / disabled by remote

        Audio Inputs

        Digital input: one RCA S/PDIF coaxial and one TOS-optical asynchronous 24bit/192kHz
        USB: asynchronous native and DoP DSD 64/128/256 and PCM up to 24bit/192kHz
        USB: two USB-A front ports to feed USB flash memories and HDD only FAT32 formatted playing native and DoP DSD 64/128/256 and PCM up to 24bit/192kHz.
        Analogue input (optional): Stereo balanced XLR

        Audio Inputs

        Line output level (fixed): stereo RCA @ 2Volt and balanced XLR @ 4Volt
        Digital output: S/PDIF, 75 ohm RCA 24bit


        Mains supply: 100V to 245V, 50/60Hz
        Dual-Mono power supply
        Power consumption: 30 watt


        LAN/WLAN WiFi: 802.11b/g via RJ45 10/100Mbps socket and Antenna playing native and DoP DSD 64/128/256 and PCM up to 24bit/192kHz
        Infrared remote: RC5 proprietary code

        Supported audio formats:

        AIFF (.aif, .aiff, .aifc)
        WAV (.wav) packed / unpacked
        WmA Windows media Audio 9
        WAX Windows media audio metafiles
        ASX Advanced Stream Redirector (.asx)

        Supported media servers:

        Bubble UPnP
        All UPnP certified media servers

        Warranty: 2 Years
        Model Number: DS-1000 Deluxe mkII
        Colors available: Black, Silver and Gold Finish
        Total weight: 11kg
        Length: 375 mm
        Width: 430 mm
        Height: 135 mm
        Voltage: 110v / 240v switchable

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