• Digital System
    Reference8 Pro 25th Anniversary Music Player
    Music Streamer
    d/a convertor
    CD player

    Reference8 Pro 25th Anniversary is the representative of the fourth generation of Consonance hiend audiophile music player. It used ARM RK3288 1.8Ghz quad core CPUs make more higher ability and performance of the processing and the high definition audio playback. Control Reference8 Pro 25th Anniversary thanks to its slick Web-based control interface. Use it with any browser, with any device: Mac, PC, Android, iOS or anything with a browser. Everything from configuration to Playback is just a fingertip away.


    1. New processor delivers DSD256 & PCM768 playback, From MQA to DSD, FLAC to WAV, USB Digital Audio Output supports DSD512.
    From MQA to DSD, FLAC to WAV, it can play all the high-resolution formats you could ever want.
    2. Native support for TIDAL, Qobuz, Web radio giving you access to tens of millions of songs.
    3. Dual Mono design throughout maximises channel separation. Dual AK4497 DACs featuring 140dB dynamic range, It support some new provides new modes such as "DSD direct" and "Low dispersion short delay". The "DSD dircet" mode can let the pure orignal DSD signal direct to outputs and the "Low dispersion short delay" of PCM digital filter can let DAC chip Close to R2R Operating mode. The DAC chip board can easy to remove and fix to do update in the future.

    4. Use specially designed "discrete Op-Amp LPF" at the analog output stage.

    5. Dual Purer-Power Linear Power Supplies.
    6. The DAC part can be used separately as a decoder.

    7. Difference digital inputs option Coaxial, Optical and Bluetooth, easy to match with high quality external device.

    USB output: 4X USB 2.0, PCM 32 bits 768kHz
    CPU: Quad core 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A17 with passive heatsink
    RAM: 2GB
    Internal Memory: 16GB Emmc
    Video Output: HDMI, up to 4K resolution
    LAN: Gigabit
    Wireless Networking: 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi & Bluetooth 4.0 + EDR with External Antenna

    Supported audio file formats:
    PCM: FLAC, Apple Lossless (ALAC), WAV, AIFF, APE, MP3, AAC

    Supported audio sample rates, bit depths, number of channels:
    PCM, 44.1khz-384kHz, 16-32bit, Stereo
    DSD, 2.8MHz-11.2MHz, 1bit, Stereo

    Digital inputs: USB2.0, Coaxial, Optical, Bluetooth (Name: consonance)
    Digital output: USB2.0

    Analog output:
    unbalanced: 2.4V RMS, Distortion: <0.003%
    Balanced:4.8V RMS, Distortion: <0.0025%

    Dimensions: 14cm×44cm×33cm (H×W×D)
    Weight: 8.9kg (wooden top cover) 12.9kg (aluminium top cover)
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