iFi Audio ZEN Blue Bluetooth DAC, ZEN DAC, and iPower PSU

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iFi Audio ZEN Blue
iFi Audio ZEN Blue  Bluetooth DAC, ZEN DAC, and iPower PSU

the process. Higher-end products add more resolution, but sometimes at the expense of that refreshing directness of sound. The ZEN devices put you in with the music and that makes them very hard to beat, especially at the price.

The best digital converters can keep very good company in terms of system, and using that criteria, both the iFi Audio ZEN Blue and ZEN DAC are very good digital converters thanks to a great sound in two very easy to recommend packages. Dismiss them – and Bluetooth audio – at your peril. 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

iFi Audio Zen Blue

Bluetooth receiver (aptx, aptX HD, LDAC, HWA, AAC and SBC) up to 24/192 

Formats: Bluetooth 5.0TM with AAC, aptX, aptX HD, AptX Adaptive, LDAC, HWA Codec 

DAC: ESS Sabre DAC

Line Output: Audio RCA (single-ended), 4.4mm Pentaconn (balanced)

Dimensions (W×D×H): 10 × 15.8 × 3.5cm

Weight: 476g

Price: £129

iFi Audio Zen DAC

Input: USB 3.0 B socket (USB2.0 compatible) 

Formats: 44.1/48/88.2/96/176.4/192/384kHz PCM, 2.8/3.1/5.6/6.2/11.2/12.4MHz DSD, 353/384KHz DXD

DAC: Bit-Perfect DSD & DXD DAC by Burr Brown

Line Output: Audio RCA (single-ended), 4.4mm Pentaconn (balanced)

Headphone output: 6.3mm (single-ended), 4.4mm Pentaconn (balanced)

Dimensions (W×D×H): 10 × 11.7 × 3cm

Weight: 491g

Price: £129

iFi Audio iPower X PSU: £99 (per unit)

Manufacturer: AMR/iFi Audio

URL: ifi-audio.com

UK Distributor: Armour Home

URL: armourhome.co.uk

Tel: +44(0)1279 501111

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