AudioQuest DragonFly v1.2 USB DAC Plug AudioQuest DragonFly v1.2 USB DAC Into Your Laptop and Listen Via Headphones, Run a Mini-to-RCA Cable from DragonFly to Your Stereo, or Connect to Powered Speakers for Incredible Sound AudioQuest DragonFly v1.2 USB DAC: Product of the Year Award-Winner from Almost Every High-End Audio Magazine in the World AudioQuest's award-winning DragonFly DAC/headphone amp is upgraded for even better sound! Refined circuitry between the DAC chip and analog output stage provides greater transparency. The DAC's power supply is also fortified, giving your music more "grip" and greater dynamic contrast. A more direct signal path yields huge dividends in transparency and immediacy. DragonFly v1.2 provides brilliant sound from computer audio files, plugs into any USB output, and easily connects to stereo systems and headphones. You'll be listening to vastly improved audio in minutes! "I can think of no more recommendable product in digital audio." - Art Dudley, Stereophile Just like the original version, Dragonfly v1.2 connects to the USB jack on any Mac- or Windows-based computer and delivers vastly superior sound quality. Stuffed with state-of-the-art features, DragonFly provides unbeatable sound quality. DragonFly features a 3.5mm (1/8") mini-jack for its analog output. It's user-selectable for either a Variable or a Fixed output. Variable Output Mode takes advantage of DragonFly's 64-position analog volume control, allowing it to be used with headphones, ear buds, powered speakers, or directly into an amplifier. The Fixed Output Mode allows DragonFly to be connected to any audio system. All that's required is a readily available mini-to-RCA analog cable. "The Dragonfly Is dead, long live the Dragonfly v1.2.
DragonFly is an affordable and easy-to-use device that delivers far superior sound by bypassing the poor quality sound card that is built into your computer.
Sleek, flash drive sized Digital-Audio Converter that connects to a USB jack on a Mac or Windows PC, turning any computer into a true high-fidelity music source.
Whether you're on the go or at home, listening on ear buds or connecting your computer to a stereo system, DragonFly reveals all the emotional expression and nuance that makes your favorite music, or movies, so enjoyable. However you connect it, DragonFly simply and easily makes any computer sound better.
DragonFly can accept audio and music files ranging from MP3s and CD-standard 16-bit/44kHz to native 24-bit/96kHz high-resolution, regardless of music file format. If your computer's software can recognize and play a format, DragonFly will make it sound its best.
USB Stick-Size Digital-Audio Converter. Plays All Music Files: MP3 to High-Res. Drives Headphones Directly, Variable Output Drives Powered Speakers or Power Amp. Fixed Output Feeds Preamp or Receiver. Asynchronous Transfer Ensures Digital Timing Integrity. Dual Fixed-Frequency Master Clocks Enable Optimal 'Clocking' (Digital Timing) For All Sample Rates