BDA-2 External DAC

The Absolute Sound Editors Choice

The Bryston BDA-2 is a state of the art external Stereo DAC (digital to analog converter) which delivers superb sonic performance through re-sampling and re-clocking of the digital input signal. The BDA-2 incorporates a new asynchronous USB input capable of 192/24bit resolution. It is compatible with CD Drives, Sound Cards, Computers, Music Servers, etc.

Inputs: USB Class 2, 4x SPDIF (2 BNC, 2 RCA), 2x Optical (TOSLINK), AES/EBU
Outputs: RCA Single Ended, XLR Balanced, SPDIF Bypass (RCA)*
Control: RS-232 (DB9)**

Features:
  • Dual 32Bit AKM DAC's
  • Discrete Class A analog output stage
  • Independent analog and digital signal paths
  • Independent dual power supplies
  • Synchronous upsampling (176.4K/192K)
  • Oversampling
  • 44.1, 48, 88, 96, 176, 192K Sampling
  • 16-24Bit, 44K-192K PCM and USB
Options:
  • Available with silver or black faceplate
  • 17”or 19” faceplate available
  • Rack mountable option available (1U)
  • BR2 remote control available (see Accessories in Other Products
Physical:
  • 2.75” (2" W/O feet) H x 17” W x 11.5” D (17" faceplate)
  • 69.85mm (50.8mm W/O feet) H x 431.8mm W x 292.1mm D (431.8mm faceplate)
  • 2.75” (2" W/O feet) H x 19” W x 11.5” D (19" faceplate)
  • 69.85mm (50.8mm W/O feet) H x 482.6mm W x 292.1mm D (482.6mm faceplate
  • 12.5 Ibs

* SPDIF Bypass output signal unaltered from original input
** Firmware upgrades only


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