SMSL AD18 Bluetooth & USB Power Amplifier
SMSL AD18 Bluetooth & USB Power Amplifier

Bluetooth DAC & Power Amplifier

A compact, versatile DAC/amp for powering your entire audio setup, the SMSL AD18 supports a wide range of inputs, including USB, optical, coaxial, auxiliary, and Bluetooth 4.2. Connect it to your computer and use it to drive your headphones with an amp or to power your passive speakers. This DAC/amp uses the TI TAS5508C and TAS5342A chipset and stands vertically to save space—making it an ideal addition for anyone who prefers an unobtrusive desktop setup. To help get you listening right out of the box, it comes with a power supply, USB cable, antenna, and remote control.

SMSL AD18 Bluetooth & USB Power Amplifier
SMSL AD18 Bluetooth & USB Power Amplifier
SMSL AD18 Bluetooth & USB Power Amplifier
SMSL AD18 Bluetooth & USB Power Amplifier
SMSL AD18 Bluetooth & USB Power Amplifier
SMSL AD18 Bluetooth & USB Power Amplifier

Specs

  • SMSL
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: 90 dB
  • Power amplifier output power, 4 ohm: 80 W x 2
  • Headphone output, 32 ohm: 53 mW at 0.04% THD
  • THD+N: 0.04%
  • EQ quality: 7 kinds
  • Treble adjustable range: +/- 8 dB
  • Bass adjustment range: +/- 8 dB
  • Bluetooth specification: BT4.2
  • Input interface: USB, coaxial, 3.5mm analog, Bluetooth, 2 optical
  • Output interface: Amplifier output port, headphone port
  • Chip: TAS5508C, TAS5342A, CS8422, VT1620A, MAX97220A, CS5341, BT4.2 Bluetooth module, NE5532
  • USB sampling rate: 16 bit 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz; 24 bit 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 96 kHz
  • USB compatibility: USB 2.0
  • Optical fiber sampling rate: 16 bit 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 96 kHz, 192 kHz
  • Coaxial sampling rate: 16 bit 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 96 kHz, 192 kHz
  • Power amplifier power consumption: 50 W
  • Amp consumption: 4 W
  • Standby power: 0.8 W
  • Supply voltage: 24 V
  • Dimensions: 10.8 x 9.1 x 2.9 in (27.5 x 23.1 x 7.4 cm)
  • Weight: 52.4 oz (1,485 g)

Included

  • Power supply
  • MicroUSB cable
  • Remote control
  • Antenna

Shipping

All orders will be shipped by Massdrop.

Estimated ship date is Dec 12, 2017 PT.

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