Chord Electronics QBD76 DAC

Offered by: Fanthorpes HiFi, Hull - United Kingdom

Chord Electronics QBD76 DAC

This product is listed as Used

Price: £1999 Buy It Now!

Advert reference: 9017

Listed in: DACs

We have this preowned Chord Electronics QBD76 DAC in Silver. It is in excellent condition. It comes with the original the original box/packaging, UK mains lead & USB Cable.

We are an authorised Chord Electronics dealer so please buy with confidence.

Unit Serial Number: 18447

Colour - Silver

Chord Electronics QBD76 DAC

The design of the QBD76, from the digital input to the DAC outputs, has been created using the then available latest generation of field-programmable gate array devices (FPGA), with 1.25 million gates. The FPGA handles the switching of S/PDIF inputs, all digital S/PDIF decoding, digital PLL, RAM buffer controller, WTA filtering, and the 5th-generation Pulse Array DAC. All of these functional blocks are designed at the gate level for maximum performance.

The QBD76 offers consumers Chord Electronics’ legendary build quality, exemplary audio engineering and renowned service and backup department. It brings exceptional detail-retrieval, insight and transparency to audio systems thanks to its bespoke circuit design implemented by Chord Electronics internationally renowned engineering team.

Redefining the sonic performance of the enthusiast DAC category, the QBD76 showcases the unique talents of Chord Electronics’ Robert Watts, whose state-of-the-art proprietary FPGA technology lies at the heart of the device and allows capabilities far exceeding that of normal commercial DACs.

Chord Electronics QBD76 DAC Specification:

  • DIGITAL INPUTS 2 x 75Ohm SP/DIF, BNC Coax 44.1KHz - 192KHz
  • 2xAES Balanced XLR 44.1KHz - 96KHz, (176KHz - 192KHz dual cable)
  • 2 x Plastic fibre optic ( TOSlink ) 44KHz - 96KHz, (176KHz - 192KHz dual cable)
  • 1 x USB ( B type ) 44.1KHz - 48KHz
  • 2 x RCA Phono
  • 2 x Balanced XLR
  • RAM BUFFER SWITCH - Switches between; No buffering, Minimum buffering and Maximum buffering
  • PHASE SWITCH - 2 Settings Positive or Negative output phase
  • SAMPLE FREQUENCIES - 44.1Khz - 192Khz (input dependant)
  • OUTPUT MAX - 6V rms. Balanced. 3V rms. unbalanced
  • OUTPUT IMPEDANCE - 75ohm (short circuit protected)
  • DIMENSIONS IN MM - 338 x 60 x 145mm (Width x Height x Depth)
  • WEIGHT - 7Kg



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