RME Announce New ADI-2 DAC
RME have announced a new addition to their popular ADI range. The new ADI-2 DAC concentrates solely on Digital/Analogue conversion of the highest quality in a small half 19” form factor unit and is ideal for audio professionals and audiophiles alike.
Thanks to a powerful DSP processor and RME’s SteadyClock FS technology for excellent jitter suppression, the ADI-2 DAC offers incredible Digital to Analogue conversion. The ADI-2 DAC offers reference class conversion from SPDIF (Coax & Optical) and USB to Stereo Analogue output via RCA & XLR. The DAC also features both Headphone monitoring over TRS and In-Ear Monitoring output by way of min-TRS, both of which are exceptional quality. The Headphone output caters for high-impedance studio headphones and features an Extreme Power output and the IEM port boasts “Super Low Noise” ideal for modern in-ear systems. In addition RME have packed in an impressive amount of internal signal processing due to its internal DSP processor – these include a 5-Band parametric EQ & Analyser, bass/treble adjustment and Crossfeed Loudspeaker Simulation.
The SPDIF input signal can be recorded via USB, meaning the DAC also doubles up as a 2-channel USB audio interface that is Class Compliant, meaning no drivers or software are needed in order to work with your Mac or PC. The ADI-2 DAC also features an intuitive display that not only allows users full control over display, function keys and volume but also features a cool AutoDark setting that turns all the lights on the display off after 10 seconds – a feature RME says was requested on the DAC’s predecessor. The ADI-2 DAC also ships with one of the most sophisticated yet ergonomic remote which includes buttons for Standby On/Off, Input Selection (Optical/Coax/USB) & Mute. In addition the remote offers users four programmable buttons that can be assigned with 20 different functions and commands for incredible flexibility to suit their preference.
Stock is due to arrive early 2018 – Click here for more info or to pre-order the ADI-2 DAC now