SMSL DL200: Headphone amplifier and DAC launched


SMSL has released the DL200 desktop digital – to-analog converter and headphone amplifier . The DAC unit in the model is built on the flagship ES9039Q2M chip from ESS Saber , capable of working with 32-bit / 768 kHz PCM signals, as well as native DSD512 stream. The model can also decode MQA files.

ImageThe user can choose one of seven digital filters to customize the sound to suit their preferences. The device has two jacks for headphones – 6.35 mm and 4.4 mm , the maximum power with a balanced connection is 1500 mW at 32 Ohms.

ImageBuilt-in Bluetooth adapter with support for aptX HD, aptX Adaptive and LDAC codecs allows you to connect wireless headphones. A fully functional remote control is included in the package. With dimensions of 222 x 31 x 207 mm, the device weighs 1.39 kg .


The SMSL DL200 DAC and headphone amplifier can be ordered online starting at US$190