portable DAC

portable DAC

An audio digital-to-analog converter designed for traveling. See USB DAC.
References in periodicals archive ?
26 -- RHA unveiled its first portable DAC and headphone amplifier - the Dacamp L1 along with two high-resolution IEMs - the CL1 Ceramic and the CL750.
The new range includes the company's first portable DAC and headphone amplifier, the Dacamp L1, and two high-resolution in-ear headphones, the flagship CL1 Ceramic and the stainless steel CL750.
With music fans getting more discerning about how they listen to their tunes on the go, there's been a steady stream of portable DAC (digital-toanalogue converter) devices hitting the market in recent months - a number of which I've taken a look at in this column.
Built on the award-winning foundation of their original Geek Out, their latest release, Geek Out V2, paves the way for the future of the premium portable DAC & headphone amplifier experience.
Cypher Labs AlgoRhythm Solo portable DAC for iDevices ($579): With sound more akin to a desktop DAC than a portable one, it's the perfect gift for on-the-go audiophiles with an iPhone, iPad or iPod.
Full browser ?