The E17k inherits the brushed metal crafting of the original E17 but with fewer buttons and a thinner profile for a sleeker look.
Utilizing an all-new unique multifunctional wheel, responding to both push and turn operation, the E17k provides an intuitive way of replace several buttons.
Utilizing a SA9027 USB receiver, the E17k can be used as an external sound card for PC and Mac.
It also supports DSD decoding with ASIO driver and SACD Plugin.
Utilizing Texas Instrument's PCM5102 which possess higher S/N Ratio, lower distortion and a more linear digital to analog conversion process. Also utilizing Texas Instrument's flagship OPA1622 as a low filter pass and the OPA1642+LMH6643 in a OP+BUF architecture usually seen in much expensive units.
Dual port line-in/line out port for maximum convenience.