Top 10 Best Sony Dacs
for May 2022

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Meenova 8 pin-to-MicroUSB DAC OTG Cable for iPhone/iPad/iPod MDR-1ADAC, ROLAND GO Mixer, Sony Canon Panasonic Nikon Digital Camera,Transfer Photos,Chord Mojo Hugo2 Pha3 Fiio HiFi Oppo HA2 K5, 30cm 1ft

Meenova 8 pin-to-MicroUSB DAC OTG Cable for iPhone/iPad/iPod MDR-1ADAC

ROLAND GO Mixer, Sony Canon Panasonic Nikon Digital Camera, Transfer Photos, Chord Mojo Hugo2 Pha3 Fiio HiFi Oppo HA2 K5, 30cm 1ft

by meenova
What We like

[Premium High-Quality cable that's tough & durable]: high-quality material makes a flexible, tough and durable cable. CE & RoHS compliant: rest assured that it is safe for you and the environment.

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Product Features

  • [Plays Nice with Cases]: the compact 8 pin fits most case cutouts.
  • [Incompatible list]: Please do NOT buy this cable if you plan to use it with the following devices. This cable is NOT compatible and will NOT work. Fiio Q1 Mark II, Fiio Q5, Dji Mavic Pro, Mavic mini, Dji Spark, Shure MV51, COZOY Astrapi, Ekahau Sidekick Any other MFi-certified DACs. Please check your device first.
  • [High Performance]: it enables the maximum achievable USB 2.0 speed for data transfer, and the highest possible charging current supported by your devices. This cable does NOT work with MFi-certified devices, it can NOT be used to charge iPhone/iPad.
  • [Unique 8 pin-to-MicroUSB OTG cable]: connect USB DAC to iPhone, iPad, iPod, use a iPhone, iPad, iPod to charge another MicroUSB device (smartphone, Bluetooth headset), connect camera or MIDI keyboard with MicroUSB port to iPhone, iPad, iPod.

[incompatible list]: please do not buy this cable if you plan to use it with the following devices. this cable is not compatible and will not work. fiio q1 mark ii, fiio q5, dji mavic pro, mavic mini, dji spark, shure mv51, cozoy astrapi, ekahau sidekick any other mfi-certified dacs. please check your device first. [plays nice with cases]: the compact 8 pin fits most case cutouts. [high performance]: it enables the maximum achievable usb 2.0 speed for data transfer, and the highest possible charging current supported by your devices. this cable does not work with mfi-certified devices, it can not be used to charge iphone/ipad. [unique 8 pin-to-microusb otg cable]: connect usb dac to iphone, ipad, ipod, use a iphone, ipad, ipod to charge another microusb device (smartphone, bluetooth headset), connect camera or midi keyboard with microusb port to iphone, ipad, ipod.

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Sony DVP-SR200P 110/220v Multi Region CD/DVD player. Video DAC. Progressive Video Output. Small and Compact.

Sony DVP-SR200P 110/220v Multi Region CD/DVD player. Video DAC. Progressive Video Output. Small and Compact.

by Sony
What We like

Easy Playback of JPEG, MP3's and Data CD's

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Product Features

  • Progressive Video Output
  • High Quality Video DAC
  • Small and Compact

Small and compact Progressive video output High quality video dac

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Sony NW-ZX507/S Walkman Hi-Res 64GB MP3 Player, Silver

Sony NW-ZX507/S Walkman Hi-Res 64GB MP3 Player

Silver

by Sony
What We like

In the box Walkman USB cable Startup Guide Instruction Manual

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Product Features

  • Truly authentic sound with Hi-Res Audio
  • Use your favorite streaming platforms with Android support
  • S-Master HX digital amplifier for pure sound quality
  • USB Type C connectivity
  • Precision engineered for improved sound quality

Truly authentic sound with hi-res audio Usb type c connectivity Precision engineered for improved sound quality S-master hx digital amplifier for pure sound quality Use your favorite streaming platforms with android support

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Sony Walkman NW-A105 Hi-Res 16GB MP3 Player, Black

Sony Walkman NW-A105 Hi-Res 16GB MP3 Player

Black

by Sony
What We like

In the box Walkman USB Type-C cable Startup Guide Instruction Manual

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Product Features

  • DSEE HX Al analyzes song type and restores compressed audio files
  • S-Master HX digital amplifier for pure sound quality
  • High-Resolution Audio compatible
  • Use Wi-Fi to stream and download music with your favorite Android apps

High-resolution audio compatible S-master hx digital amplifier for pure sound quality Use wi-fi to stream and download music with your favorite android apps Dsee hx al analyzes song type and restores compressed audio files

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Sony Signature Series Audio Component Amplifier, Black (TAZH1ES)

Sony Signature Series Audio Component Amplifier

Black (TAZH1ES)

by Sony
What We like

Acoustically tuned panel eliminates unnecessary resonance for sound, fbw chassis (frame, Beam and wall structure) provides rigid structure, eccentricity Insulator prevents mechanical resonance

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Product Features

  • Da hybrid amplifier circuit for a sensitive and natural sound, DSD remastering engine converts all PCM source to DSD 11.2MHz, DC phase linearizer simulates the phase character of an analog amplifier
  • Double layer bottom plate for a low point of gravity, analog output - use as a D/a converter or pre-amplifier
  • Headphone output: balanced Connection: 4.4mm, 3.5mm x 2, XLR4/unbalanced Connection: 6.3mm, 3.5mm, headphone input: Walkman/Xperia portable to charge Walkman)/USB

Headphone output: balanced connection: 4.4mm, 3.5mm x 2, xlr4/unbalanced connection: 6.3mm, 3.5mm, headphone input: walkman/xperia portable to charge walkman)/usb Da hybrid amplifier circuit for a sensitive and natural sound, dsd remastering engine converts all pcm source to dsd 11.2mhz, dc phase linearizer simulates the phase character of an analog amplifier Double layer bottom plate for a low point of gravity, analog output - use as a d/a converter or pre-amplifier

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Sony HAPZ1ES 1TB Hi-Res Music Player System

Sony HAPZ1ES 1TB Hi-Res Music Player System

by Sony
What We like

Analog FIR (Finite Impulse Response) filters effectively reduces high-frequency noise in DSD signals

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Product Features

  • Playback of DSD, LPCM, WAV, AIFF, FLAC, ALAC, ATRAC Advanced Lossless, ATRAC, MP3, AAC, WMA music files
  • 1 TB hard drive for local music playback and storage

Playback of dsd, lpcm, wav, aiff, flac, alac, atrac advanced lossless, atrac, mp3, aac, wma music files 1 tb hard drive for local music playback and storage

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SONY PHA-2 Headphone Amplifier

SONY PHA-2 Headphone Amplifier

by Sony
What We like

Enhances non hi-res music sources (via analog input)

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Product Features

  • Direct Digital Connection for PC and Apple devices1
  • Full Hi-Res audio: PCM 192kHz/24 bit, DSD 2.8/5.6MHz

Direct digital connection for pc and apple devices1 Full hi-res audio: pcm 192khz/24 bit, dsd 2.8/5.6mhz

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Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2) Black

Sony MDR-Z7M2 Hi-Res Stereo Overhead Headphones Headphone (MDRZ7M2) Black

by Sony
What We like

Upgraded comfort & stability

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Product Features

  • High-Resolution Audio compatible for pristine sound
  • Newly developed 70mm driver unit
  • Ergonomic earpads
  • 4.4 Balanced Standard plug
  • Wide frequency range (4-100,000Hz)

Wide frequency range (4-100,000hz) High-resolution audio compatible for pristine sound In the box: headphone cable, balanced-connection headphone cable, uni-match plug adaptor 4.4 balanced standard plug Newly developed 70mm driver unit Ergonomic earpads

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Sony NW-A55 16GB High-Resolution Digital Music Player Walkman Grayish Black(International Version/Seller Warranty)

Sony NW-A55 16GB High-Resolution Digital Music Player Walkman Grayish Black(International Version/Seller Warranty)

by Sony
What We like

In the box: Walkman (1), USB cable (1), Startup Guide, Instruction Manual(Without earphones)

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Product Features

  • 16GB of memory built in
  • DSEE H upscaling restores quality to compressed files
  • Truly authentic sound with Hi-Res Audio
  • S-Master HX digital amplifier for pure sound quality

Dsee h upscaling restores quality to compressed files Truly authentic sound with hi-res audio S-master hx digital amplifier for pure sound quality 16gb of memory built in

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Sony a7 III ILCE7M3/B Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera with 3-Inch LCD, Body Only,Base Configuration,Black

Sony a7 III ILCE7M3/B Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Camera with 3-Inch LCD

Body Only, Base Configuration, Black

by Sony
What We like

In the box: Rechargeable battery (NP FZ100), AC adapter (AC UUD12), shoulder strap, body cap, Accessory shoe cap, Eyepiece cup, Micro USB cable. Metering type: 1200 zone evaluative metering

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Product Features

  • Advanced 24.2MP BSI full frame Image Sensor w/ 1.8X readout speed
  • 15 stop dynamic range, 14 bit uncompressed RAW, ISO 50 to 204,800. Compatible with Sony E mount lenses. Can be connected via Bluetooth with smartphones featuring (as of the date of release)- Android (Android 5.0 or later, Bluetooth 4.0 or later), iOS (Bluetooth 4.0 or later)
  • Up to 10fps silent or mechanical shutter with AE/AF tracking. Battery life (Still Images): Approx. 610 shots (Viewfinder) / approx. 710 shots (LCD monitor), battery life (Movie, continuous recording): Approx. 200 min (Viewfinder) / Approx. 210 min (LCD monitor)
  • 693 phase detection / 425 contrast AF points w/ 93 percent image coverage. Focus sensor: Exmor R CMOS sensor

Up to 10fps silent or mechanical shutter with ae/af tracking. battery life (still images): approx. 610 shots (viewfinder) / approx. 710 shots (lcd monitor), battery life (movie, continuous recording): approx. 200 min (viewfinder) / approx. 210 min (lcd monitor) 693 phase detection / 425 contrast af points w/ 93 percent image coverage. focus sensor: exmor r cmos sensor 15 stop dynamic range, 14 bit uncompressed raw, iso 50 to 204,800. compatible with Sony e mount lenses. can be connected via bluetooth with smartphones featuring (as of the date of release)- android (android 5.0 or later, bluetooth 4.0 or later), ios (bluetooth 4.0 or later) Advanced 24.2mp bsi full frame image sensor w/ 1.8x readout speed

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