Arcam irDAC-II launching February 2016
USB DAC, Digital Pre-Amp, Headphone Amp, Advanced Bluetooth & Remote Control
Arcam’s irDAC has been around for three years now and while it was undoubtedly a great product, time and technologies march on so it’s time for a refresh – cue the new Arcam irDAC-II.
Replacing the irDAC, the new irDAC-II continues the story, adding advanced Bluetooth connectivity, headphone output, DSD128 support and a host of internal upgrades.
Briefed to up the ante in a competitive market, Arcam engineering team have blended ingredients from across Arcam’s R&D programme, to deliver a major performance and function upgrade. The irDAC-II comes packed with cutting edge technology and features that sholuld benefit the most demanding user.
Key improvements include:
- New internal circuits and a major DAC upgrade
- New audiophile headphone amplifier stage
- New Bluetooth aptX LL input
- New DSD128 support
- New ESS ES9016 Sabre DAC
Full details will be revealed at the global launch, during the Bristol Show in February 2016, but we know it will be priced at £495 upon release.
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