|Warranty length||2 Years|
DAC: TI PCM5102
Input: USB (Asynchronus)
Freq Resp: 10Hz - 20kHz, ±0.1dB
THD: + Noise - 0.002%
SNR (A-Weighted): 106dB (24-bit)
Line Output Level: 2.15Vrms
Sample Rates: 44.1kHz - 96kHz
Bit depth: 16-bit, 24-bit
Headphone Output: 138mW
Headphone SNR: 98dB
Power Requirements: 2.5W max
Dimensions (WDH): 100 x 62 x 25mm
Arcam rPAC is a truly astonishing device for its price, featuring a high performance USB DAC, phono outputs and a high quality headphone amplifier - all in a compact unit. The rPAC (Personal Audio Converter) will entirely transform your computer-based music - whether at home, work or on the go.
Featuring audiophile-grade hi-fi hardware and software, the rPAC is specifically engineered in order to enhance your laptop or desktop listening. The rPAc will allow you to hear more of the music you love, from low-bitrate internet radio to high-resolution downloads.
Hi-Fi Quality Design
Utilising a digital to analogue converter (DAC) normally found in very high end HiFi components and Arcam’s world-class audio circuitry, the rPAC takes audio files stored on a MAC or PC and delivers converts them into beautiful music with stunning clarity and precision. Its USB power system means no “wall wart” PSU is needed and the choice of line level output or headphones socket allows you to share the musical enjoyment with friends or keep it all to yourself.
The rPAC will sit discreetly beside any desktop or laptop computer and is constructed using a durable, precision cast aluminum case. Designed for music lovers everywhere it is ideal for the home, office or on the road. And it's not just about music: the rPAC can boost all your computer entertainment, from gaming and movies to catch-up TV services, such as BBC iPlayer and Sky Go.
Easy to Use
Simply connect the rPAC to your computer (Windows XP, 7 or Mac OSX - please note Linux is not supported by the rPAC) using the supplied USB cable, then either on to an audio system via a standard RCA lead (also included), or out to headphones. Lovers of the latter are well served by the rPAC, which features a high-quality headphone amp, complete with volume controls.
It's that simple. No batteries or mains needed. We even give you a carry case to help you on your way to better audio, anywhere.
For: Simple design, headphone amp as well as DAC, sounds spacious, detailed and refined. (What Hi-Fi magazine)
The rPAC doesn’t disappoint. The difference between using one of these and your computer’s internal DAC is night and day. (What Hi-Fi magazine)
The rPAC’s flexibility, sound quality and affordable pricetag tick all the ingredients for a seriously tempting product. (What Hi-Fi magazine)