Geek Out 1000 USB DAC/Amp
Geek Out 1000 USB DAC/Amp

Geek to the Max

You want to take your high-end headphones with you on those long business trips, but your desktop headphone amplifier and DAC weigh a ton. Enter the Geek Out 1000 - perfect for use at home or on-to-go, the 1000 is a slim, portable amp/DAC combo that pulls no punches and drives high impedance headphones with ease.

Geek Out 1000 USB DAC/Amp

Note: This drop is limited to 27 units.

Power Up

Packing 1 full watt of Class A power, the Geek Out 1000 tackles high-impedance offerings from Audeze, Beyerdynamic, and Sennheiser with authority. Equipped with dual 1/8" outputs, plug a headphone in to either the .47 or 47 ohm outputs to hear your music in a perfectly black background. Compatible with high-res files up to 32/384 kHz and DSD 128, the 1000 plays anything you throw at it.

Geek Out 1000 USB DAC/Amp

Red Aluminum

The Geek Out 1000 doesn't just impress with sound alone, its aesthetics and build quality are also top notch. The visually striking, anodized aluminum exterior is built to last. If you're still not convinced, check out what Head-Fi'ers have to say about the Geek Out 1000 in the following reviews from Barra  and bhazard.

Geek Out 1000 USB DAC/Amp

Specs

  • Light Harmonic
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 55 kHz (-0.1 dB)
  • Maximum Power Output: 1000 mW @ 16 ohms
  • Maximum Output Voltage: 4.0 Vrms
  • Total Harmonic Distortion (THD+N): <0.01%
  • Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR): >101 dB unweighted
  • Input: USB 2.0 (Asyncronous)
  • Outputs: Dual 3.5mm analog stereo
  • Output Impedance: 0.47 ohms (output 1), 4.7 ohms (output 2)
  • Output Stage OpAmp: Texas Instrument TPA6120A2
  • Amplifier Output Bias: Class A
  • Digital to Analog Converter IC: ESS SABRE9018K2M
  • USB Controller: XMOS XS1-SU01A-FB96
  • Chassis Construction: CNC Machined T6061 Aluminum
  • Width: 35mm
  • Length: 78mm
  • Height: 13mm
  • Weight: 36 grams

Shipping

Domestic orders will be shipped by the vendor.

Estimated ship date is Oct 15, 2015 PT.

After the drop ends, payment will be collected. To deliver the best value to the group the request will then be submitted to the vendor up front, making all sales final. Be sure to check the discussion page for updates.