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Bel Canto e.ONE DAC2.8 Control Preamp

Bel Canto e.ONE DAC2.8 Control Preamp
Bel Canto e.ONE DAC2.8 Control PreampBel Canto e.ONE DAC2.8 Control PreampBel Canto e.ONE DAC2.8 Control Preamp
(£2,833.33 Exc. VAT)

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  • HDR Core
  • Built In Headphone Output
  • Simple, Elegant Interface
  • Asynchronous USB Input
  • Analogue Input
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Bel Canto e.ONE DAC2.8 Control Preamp

Incredible audio performance, features, and flexibility, the DAC2.8 is musically open, detailed, and natural sounding.

  • Class Leading 124dB Dynamic Range
  • 24 Bit Volume Control
  • 24/192 Asynchronous USB2.0
  • Analogue Input
  • 5 Asynchronous Digital Inputs
  • High Current Headphone Output Driver
  • Remote Control
  • Available in Black or Silver Faceplate
  • MAC USB 2.0 compatibility and custom Windows USB 2.0 driver
Shipping typically 1-3 days
  • HDR Core is the result of 20+ years of engineering to refine the digital to analogue process, and is comprised of 3 major components: Low Noise and Ultra Low Noise Master Clocks, Advanced Asynchronous Interfaces, and Dual Mode Low-Noise High Efficiency Power Supplies. HDR Core technology is fundamental to every e.One DAC and Integrated product, creating the most realistic, open, and defined musical experience possible.
  • Built In Headphone Output. This low-impedance, high-output headphone amp circuit has been designed to drive any pair of high quality headphones with pristine clarity. You'll be amazed at the musical depth they bring to your headset.
  • Simple, Elegant Interface designed to be functional and simple, the dual-functioning one knob interface is a joy to use. The programmable 8 character display works with it seamlessly to access all basic functions in a few clicks. The included 36 button infrared remote allows instant command functions and display editing.
  • Asynchronous USB Input. 24/192 Asynchronous input works with the internal dual Ultra Low Noise Femtosecond clocks to provide unprecedented audio sound quality and impact from your computer audio sources.

Digital Section:

  • Maximum Data Input Rate:
  • 24bit Data at 192KS/s: AES XLR, SPDIF BNC/RCA, TOSLINK, USB
  • Master Clock noise: 0.07 picoseconds RMS

Analog 24/192 DAC Section:

  • Maximum Output: 4.5Vrms balanced XLR, 2.25Vrms RCA
  • Output Impedance: 200 ohms balanced XLR, 100 ohms RCA
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz-20KHz, +/- 0.5dB
  • THD+N: <0.001%, 1KHz
  • Output Noise: 3.3uVrms A-weighted 20Hz-20KHz
  • Dynamic Range: 124dB A-weighted 20Hz-20KHz

Analog 24/192 ADC Section:

  • Maximum Input: 2.5 Vrms RCA 
  • Input Impedance: 12K ohms RCA 
  • THD+N: 0.003%, 2.5Vrms in, 1KHz 
  • Dynamic Range: 110dB, A-weighted 20Hz-20KHz

Headphone Section:

  • Headphone Output Current and Voltage Level: 4.5Vrms, 300mA
  • THD+N: 0.0015% 1KHz
  • Output Noise: 3.3uVrms, A-weighted 20Hz-20KHz


  • Power Usage On: 8W
  • Power Usage Off: 0.0W
  • Power Requirement: 100-120VAC, 220-240VAC 50/60 Hz
  • Dimensions: 8.5" W x 12.5" D x 3.5" H (216 mm x 318 mm x 88 mm)
  • Weight: 14lbs. (6.5 kg)

Features and specifications are subject to improvements and changes without prior notice.

UK Delivery

  • FREE delivery via DPD Local By 12pm on orders to value over £300, including one hour delivery window service 'Predict & Follow My Parcel'.
  • Royal Mail Special Delivery By 1pm costs between £5.00 - £10.00 on orders to value under £300, dependent on weight.
  • Saturday or Sunday delivery available upon request for supplemental charge.

EU Delivery

  • £25 delivery charge 'Flat Fee' via DHL Europe by Road service (5-7 days) which provides comprehensive tracking of shipments online.
  • £50 delivery charge 'Flat Fee' via DHL Europe by Air service  (2-3 days) which provides comprehensive tracking of shipments online.
    Receiver is responsible for the payment of local Duties and Taxes.

USA & Canada Delivery

  • Services based on your order being shipped to the U.S. and Canada are calculated as follows:
    £100 delivery charge 'Flat Fee' via DHL international 'Day Definite' service per parcel.
    Receiver is responsible for the payment of local Duties and Taxes.


  • Not all products are available for order into Europe, USA & Canada


  • Full manufacturer's warranty on all new purchases. Standard warranty is typically 12 months to 2 years with some goods coming with 6 years manufacturer's warranty.
  • Goods purchased in UK and EU are covered by the Consumer Contracts Regulations.

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