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    Audeze Deckard Class-A Headphone Amplifier & USB DAC

    • Powerful headphone amplifier and high-performance DAC combination
    • Exciting and dynamic sound with beautifully rendered sound image
    • Single-ended Class A circuitry provides high resolution sound
    • DAC handles 16 to 32 bits and sampling rates from 44.1kHz to 384kHz
    • Volume control and front-panel switches for gain and input option
    • Audeze Deckard

      High intensity audio with the Audeze Deckard headphone amplifier and high-performance DAC combination. The versatile Deckard is a powerhouse with a slim design that drives any headphone with power to spare. It uses single-ended Class A circuitry for best sound quality and also doubles up as a high quality preamp in a Hi-Fi setup.

      Deckard includes a volume control, a front-panel switches to choose gain and input. To function as a line level preamp the Deckard can be connected to powered speakers for a great desktop audio system. If you want to go really big, you can also connect the Deckard directly to a power amplifier without the need for a separate outboard preamp. With smoothly functioning volume control the Deckard is a joy to use.

      Along with great functionality comes the kind of sonics that you would expect from Audeze. An exciting sound with punch, and just the right amount of tonal colour to make the your music come alive. The bass is outstanding, tight, and well controlled and the midrange is wide open and colourful, while the highs extended and sweet, never harsh or thin.

      Deckard headphone amp/DAC is the perfect partner for a pair of Audeze headphones or. The sleek, elegant look of the Deckard comes from Industrial design by BMW DesignWorks USA, the same firm responsible for the design of Audeze's EL-8 headphone.

      Advanced driving power for high fidelity performance.


      Audeze Deckard


      Power and Function
      Deckard is a powerful headphone amplifier and high-performance DAC combination that also functions as a powerful line level preamp. Equipped with single-ended Class A circuitry the Deckard provides high resolution sound able to drive any impedance headphone or powered speakers.

      Digital Conversion
      In the heart of the Deckard is an advanced DAC that handles 16 - 32 bits and sampling rates from 44.1kHz to 384kHz offering stunning digital to analogue conversion to replace onboard sound cards of PC and MAC.

      Sound Signature
      Music is exciting, punchy and wide with just the right amount of tonal colour to make the experience come alive. The bass is outstanding, tight and well-controlled, the midrange wide open and colourful, the highs extended and sweet, never harsh or thin.

      Extended Functionality
      The front-panel gain switch chooses between three gain settings headphone output is a standard 6.35mm stereo jack with RCA line-level analogue inputs and outputs. Highly responsive and smooth volume control wheel and front-panel switches for gain and input option. Standard 6.35mm stereo jack and RCA line-level analogue inputs and outputs.

       

      TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

      General

      • Analogue input: Stereo RCA pair
      • Digital input: USB2
      • Analogue outputs: Stereo RCA pair (variable output), front-panel 6.35mm headphone jack
      • Front panel controls: Source selector (RCA, USB), Gain (Mid, Low, High), Volume (rotary knob)

      Line Out

      • Type: Single-Ended Class-A
      • SNR: 106dB A-Weighted
      • THD+N: 0.00045% at 1kHz 2VRMS, A-Weighted
      • Frequency response: 5Hz-100kHz, -1dB (-0.03dB at 20Hz/-0.07dB at 20kHz)
      • Line out impedance: 50 ohms

      Headphone Out

      • SNR: 106dB A-Weighted
      • THD+N: <0.1%, 20Hz – 20kHz, 4W with 20 ohms load, A-Weighted
      • Frequency response: 5Hz-100kHz, -1dB (-0.03dB at 20Hz/-0.07dB at 20kHz)
      • Output impedance: 3 ohms
      • Output power: 4W @ 20 ohms

      DAC Section

      • Sample rate (16 - 32 Bit): 44.1kHz, 48kHz, 88.2kHz, 96kHz, 176.4kHz, 192kHz
      • System support: Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1, USB2 driver requires installation, 352.8kHz, 384kHz, Supported by Mac only, Native support for Mac OS 10.6.4 and above
      • Gain: Low=0dB, Mid=10dB, High=20dB
      • DAC chip: TI 5102A
       

      Audeze Deckard


      FEATURES

      • Powerful headphone amplifier and high-performance DAC combination
      • Also functions as powerful line level preamp
      • Exciting and dynamic sound with beautifully rendered sound image
      • Single-ended Class A circuitry provides high resolution sound
      • Drives any impedance rated headphone with ease
      • DAC handles 16 to 32 bits and sampling rates from 44.1kHz to 384kHz
      • Volume control and front-panel switches for gain and input option
      • Standard 6.35mm stereo jack and RCA line-level analogue inputs / outputs
      • Designed by BMWDesignWorks USA
       

      FEATURES

      • Powerful headphone amplifier and high-performance DAC combination
      • Also functions as powerful line level preamp
      • Exciting and dynamic sound with beautifully rendered sound image
      • Single-ended Class A circuitry provides high resolution sound
      • Drives any headphone utilising variable gain switch
      • DAC handles 16 to 32-bits and sampling rates from 44.1kHz to 384kHz
      • Volume control and front-panel switches for gain and input option
      • Standard 6.35mm stereo jack and RCA line-level analogue inputs / outputs
      • Designed by BMWDesignWorks USA

       

      PACKAGE INCLUDES

      • Audeze Deckard Headphone Amp/DAC/Preamp
      • USB cable (1.5m)
      • Power cable (1.8m)
      • Warranty and certificate of authenticity
      1. BrandAudeze
      2. ColourSilver
      3. Manufacturer Warranty1 Year
      4. GTIN819343010566
      5. Part NumberAudeze Deckard
      6. Product TypeDAC / Headphone Amplifier
      7. Recommended useHi-Fi;Studio
      8. Included AccessoriesUSB cable (1.5m), Power cable (1.8m), Warranty, Certificate of authenticity
      9. Product WeightMale
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