16th February 2019
dCS Bartok UK Pre-launch Event
12noon to 4pm.
Be the first to hear it.
Bartok Upsampling Network DAC with Headphone Amplifier.
This single-box digital music player features the legendary dCS Ring DAC™ and signal processing platform, plus a custom high performance UPnP music streamer.
* Latest generation dCS Digital Processing Platform brings state-of-the-art signal processing and flexibility
* dCS Ring DACTM fitted, as used in the flagship dCS Vivaldi digital playback system
* Digital inputs support UPnP, asynchronous USB and Apple Airplay sources, plus AES and S/PDIF digital audio streams
* Headphone amplifier with balanced and unbalanced outputs, suitable for high and low impedance headphones
* Streaming services supported include TIDAL and Spotify Connect
* Accepts encrypted SACD data from dCS Transports via Dual AES inputs
* Multi-stage DXD oversampling design with switchable DSD upsampling; user-selectable PCM and DSD filters
* Auto clocking system improves ease of use and minimises jitter
* Multi-stage power regulation and twin mains transformers to isolate the DAC section from the headphone amplifier
* Firmware-upgradeable for future functionality and performance upgrades