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HIlidac announced a portable USB-DAC / headphone amp HIlidac Atom 2 MQA . The novelty is offered both with a USB-C connector for gadgets running Android , and in the Lightning version for portable devices from Apple . The Atom 2 is equipped with the ES9281AC DAC chip from ESS Technology , which supports decoding of PCM streams up to 32-bit / 768 kHz and DSD up to DSD512. The novelty is made in a compact form factor with a connector built directly into the body and is offered for $ 79.99 .
Highlights of the HIlidac Atom 2 MQA Portable USB DAC / Headphone Amplifier:
The HIlidac Atom 2 DAC is equipped with a multi-color LED backlight that uses different colors depending on the characteristics of the input signal. Red is used for 44.1 / 48 kHz streams, blue for 88 – 384 kHz, green for 705 – 768 kHz, yellow for DoP, white for DSD, and magenta for MQA.