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Cayin iDAC-6



The D/A converter DAC-tube, double-AKM AK4490 32-bit/384 kHz and DSD64 and DSD128. Inputs: asynchronous USB, AES, Coaxial, Optical. Outputs: RCA unbalanced and XLR balanced.

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The Cayin iDAC-6 is part of the family of products "Personal Audio" of Cayin and is a D/a Converter capable of handling audio streams in high resolution, both in the form of a PCM coding, both the encoding format DSD.

Can be played back music files in HD quality up to a resolution of 32-bit/384 kHz and also the files to DSD64 and DSD128.

The section of the digital to analog conversion is performed by a couple of precious converters are Asahi Kasei Microdevices (AKM) AK4490EQ TRUTH. It is converters of premium, which are characterized by very high audio performance.

In particular, the chip AK4490EQ is a new component capable of operating at 32-bit. The digital input supports PCM up to 768kHz and signals DSD 2.8 MHz / 5.6 MHz / maximum 11.2 MHz (the format the top of the DSD). The internal circuit uses a new digital filter to 32bit, able to optimize the quality of the sound.

iDAC-6 stands out for its linear design and clean, for the compact size, the many features available, to the extraordinary build quality and sonic. A true holistic approach to Personal Audio.

The Cayin iDAC-6 is the perfect component for audio applications desktop advanced: it is equipped with a double output stage, which allows you to choose the desired mode between output transistor and vacuum tube output. In this way it is possible to always obtain the best timbre.

The output stage the vacuum tube is composed of four valves 6N16B, which give extreme musicality and pleasantness of listening.

They are present in both outputs, the unbalanced RCA and the balanced XLR outputs.


  • Valves: 4 x 6N16B
  • DAC: dual converter AKM AK4490
  • Digital inputs asynchronous USB Audio Class 2.0, 1x AES / EBU, 1x Coax, 1x Toslink Optical
  • Outputs: XLR (balanced), RCA (unbalanced, switchable output valve or transistor)
  • Size: 240x252x69 mm ( (Wxdxh)
  • Weight: 3.8 kg

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