Specifications - Stellar DAC

Unit Weight 22.5 lbs [10.2 kg]
Unit Dimensions 17"W x 3"H x 12" D
[43.18 cm x 7.62 cm x 30.48 cm]
Shipping Weight 26 lbs [11.8 kg]
Shipping Dimensions 22"W x 8"H x 17"D
[55.88 cm x 20.32 cm x 43.18 cm]
Color Options Black
Power requirements
Input Power Model specific 100VAC, 120VAC, or 230VAC 50 or 60Hz
Power Consumption 25W
Digital audio inputs
Inputs I2S (2), Coax (2), Optical, USB
Sample Rates I2S: 2 inputs
- PCM 44.1KHz to 384Khz, DSD64, DSD128, DSD256
Coax: 2 inputs
- PCM 44.1KHz - 192KHz
Optical: 1 input
- PCM 44.1kHZ - 192KHz
USB: 1 input
- PCM 44.1kHZ - 384KHz
- DSD64, DSD128 (native)
- DSD64, DSD128 (DoP)
Analog Audio Output
Connector RCA single ended, XLR balanced
Output Level High, Maximum 4 VRMS Balanced
2 VRMS Single Ended
Output Impedance 100Ω / 200Ω
Frequency Response 20Hz-20kHz, +/- 0.1dB
10Hz-55kHz, -1dB
Max Output 4V RMS Balanced, 2V RMS single-ended
THD+N @ 1KHz (full scale) <0.003% at full output
IMD <0.004%, CCIF, at full output
SNR 110dB, referenced to 4V RMS
Data Handling
Format PCM or DSD
Sample Rate (PCM) 44.1kHz, 48.0kHz, 88.2kHz, 96.0kHz, 176.4kHz, 192kHz, 352.8kHz, 384kHz
Word Length (PCM) 16-32 bit
Data Rate (DSD) Up to DSD256 (11.2MHz) Native
Digital Volume Control Yes
Analog Conversion ES9018K2M DAC Chip
I2S Digital Input
Connector HDMI
Format PCM or DSD. DoP on all inputs as well as native DSD on
USB Digital Input
Connector USB "B" Type
Format PCM, DoP v1.1 (DSD over PCM), or Native DSD
Transfer Mode Asynchronous