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    Shanling UA5 Portable Balanced Hi-Res USB-C DAC & Headphone Amplifier - Black

    • Monochromatic 1.44-inch OLED display
    • Volume wheel with independent volume control and menu navigation
    • 3.5mm Single-ended and 4.4mm Balanced outputs
    • Fully balanced circuit with two DACs and two dedicated amplifiers
    • Digital SPDIF coax output through 3.5mm connector
    • Compatible with Android, Windows, Mac and iOS (Lightning cable required for use with iOS)
    • UAC2.0 and UAC1.0 mode compatible
    • Hi-Res support up to 32bit / 768khz and DSD512

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    • Shanling UA5

      With UA5, Shanling are pushing their UA line into a bit different category. While UA1 and UA2 worked nicely as simple USB Audio dongles, UA5 is quite a bit closer to your bigger portable DAC/Amp combo. Shanling UA5 provides a better sound quality for your smartphone and a better user experience when connected to your computer.

      Shanling UA5 adds volume wheel for an independent volume control, small screen for an easy access to multiple settings directly on the device, full-size 4.4mm balanced connector instead of fragile 2.5mm, fully balanced audio circuit, SPDIF digital output for use with other DACs and special Hybrid battery Power mode, to reduce battery drain from your smartphone.

      Better audio.

      Monochromatic OLED Display™
      Shanling UA5 houses an OLED display on the front that provides easy access to multiple settings directly on the UA5, without any need for an app on the phone. It has a volume wheel for an independent volume control. Also serving as a menu navigation.

      High-Performance Dual DAC & Amplifier Chips
      Shanling UA5 features a premium dual DAC chipset housing ESS ES9038Q2M DAC chips and two dedicated Ricore RE6863 Amplification chip. It offers quality high-resolution signal decoding with ultra-low distortion and high SNR ratings. Users get to experience a transparent and clean sound performance with the Shanling UA5 with Hi-Res support up to 32bit / 768khz and DSD512.

      Comprehensive Compatibility
      Compatible with Android, Windows, Mac and iOS. A special lightning cable is required for use with iOS. UAC2.0 and UAC1.0 mode compatible, for use with a Nintendo Switch and other gaming systems or older devices.

      3.5mm+4.4mm Headphone Output Ports
      Whether you need a balanced 4.4mm connection or a single-ended 3.5mm headphone output port, Shanling has equipped the UA5 with both. Pair your headphones or earphones with your choice of termination option. UA5 has a rated output power rating of up to 137mW single-ended or 211mW Balanced, more than enough to power your headphones with ease.

      Full USB Power and Hybrid Battery Power Mode
      Possible to switch between full USB Power and Hybrid Battery Power mode. In Hybrid mode, DACs and amplifiers are using clean power from the build-in 220 mAh battery. When Hybrid Battery Power mode enabled, certain sections of UA5 will still be running on USB power, like USB Controller and FPGA. But the crucial parts of DAC and amplifier will instead use a cleaner power from the battery.

      Technical Specifications

      • Product type: Portable DAC and headphone amplifier
      • Input: USB-C
      • Outputs: Single-ended 3.5mm / Balanced 4.4mm
      • DAC Chip: 2x ESS ES9038Q2M
      • Amplifier chip: Ricore RE6863
      • Output power Single-ended: 135mW @ 32Ω
      • Output power Balanced: 210mW @ 32Ω
      • Supported sampling rates: PCM up to 32bit 384kHz / DSD up to DSD512
      • OS Compatibility: Android / Windows / Mac iOS
      • UAC Support: UAC 2.0 / UAC 1.0

      Features

      • Monochromatic 1.44-inch OLED display
      • Volume wheel with independent volume control and menu navigation
      • 3.5mm Single-ended and 4.4mm Balanced outputs
      • Full USB Power and Hybrid Battery Power mode
      • Fully balanced circuit with two DACs and two dedicated amplifiers
      • Digital SPDIF coax output through 3.5mm connector
      • Compatible with Android, Windows, Mac and iOS (Lightning cable required for use with iOS)
      • UAC2.0 and UAC1.0 mode compatible, for use with Nintendo Switch and other gaming systems or older devices
      • Hi-Res support up to 32bit / 768khz and DSD512
      • Output power of 137mW single-ended or 211mW Balanced

      Package Includes

      • Shanling UA5 DAC/Amp
      • USB-C cable
      • USB-C to USB-A adapter
      • User guide
      1. ColourBlack
      2. Manufacturer Warranty1 Year
      3. Part NumberUA5-Black/Gold
      4. Included AccessoriesUSB-C cable; USB-C to USB-A adapter; User Guide
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