Cambridge Audio DacMagic Plus

Cambridge Audio

Award winning DacMagic Plus digital to analogue converter also features USB audio and enhances digital music from internet radio and your computer, TV, games console and more.

  • The world's best DAC just got even better!

    Improving on a legend is never easy, but we've gone back to the drawing board to create our best ever DacMagic with exciting new features, wireless device connectivity, and best of all, truly amazing performance from music of all formats.

    DacMagic Plus instantly improves audio performance from all your favourite digital products allowing you to make your computer, TV, Blu-ray player and other devices a true part of your hi-fi system.

    Such impressive technology can be hard to explain, so why not enjoy a personal audition the award-winning DacMagic Plus? With Cambridge Audio specialists located across the globe, there's never been a better time to experience the future of digital music. 

    • Twin Wolfson WM8740 24bit DACs used in dual differential configuration
    • New Anagram Technologies ATF2TM 24-bit/384kHz audio up-sampling / jitter reduction
    • Optional Digital Preamp mode allowing connection directly to power amp or active speakers
    • 24-bit/96kHz driverless USB Audio 1.0
    • 24-bit/192kHz USB Audio 2.0 with ASIO or kernel streaming modes
    • Asynchronous USB transfer for very low jitter
    • Selectable digital filters - linear phase, minimum phase and steep
    • Balanced XLR audio output and RCA phono output
    • Two 24 bit digital inputs (with optical or coaxial for each)
    • External input for optional BT100 Bluetooth receiver - allows audio to be streamed and up-sampled from any paired Bluetooth device
    • Supports high quality apt-X Bluetooth CODEC as well as standard SBC Bluetooth CODEC
    • Available in black or silver finishes
  • D/A Converters:  Dual Wolfson WM8740 24bit DACs

    Digital filter:  Analog Devices ADSP21261 DSP upsampling to 24-bit/384kHz

    Analogue filter:  2-Pole Dual Differential Bessel Double Virtual Earth Balanced

    Frequency Response:  20Hz to 20kHz (±0.1dB)*

    THD @ 1Khz 0dBFs: <0.001% 24-bit

    THD @ 1kHz -10dBFs: <0.001%

    THD @ 20kHz 0dBFs:  <0.002%

    Signal to Noise Ratio: -112dBr

    Total correlated jitter:  <130pS

    Crosstalk @ 1kHz: < -130dB

    Crosstalk @ 20kHz: < -112dB

    Output Impedance:  <50ohms

    Max. output level (unbalanced): 2.1V rms

    Max. output level (balanced):  4.2V rms (2.1V per phase)

    Digital input word widths supported: 16-24bit

    Digital input sampling frequencies supported:  32kHz, 44.1kHz, 48kHz, 88.2kHz, 96kHz, 176.4kHz**, 192kHz

    Audio output up-sampling: Fixed 24-bit/384kHz

    Max power consumption:  12W

    Dimensions (H x W x D): 52 x 215 x 191mm (2.0 x 8.6 x 7.6")

    Weight: 1.2kg/2.6lbs