Black Lion Audio White Sparrow DAC

£1,558.80 (including VAT @ 20%)

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Estimated delivery: 29th - 31st October
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2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

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Estimated delivery: 29th - 31st October
FREE Delivery & Returns available

2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

2 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

Once the product is delivered, you have 30 days to decide that you definitely want to keep it. If you decide it is not suitable for any reason, you can return it back to us for replacement or full refund, including standard delivery charges.

All Products are new unless stated, and include a minimum of 2 years warranty.

Some items are only eligible for money back guarantee if they are returned to us unused and sealed in the original packaging, and in the case of software, unregistered. These items include:

  • Software
  • CDs & DVDs
  • In-ear Monitors
  • Earplugs and Ear Protection
  • Mouthpieces, Reeds etc… for Woodwind and Brass instruments
  • Mouth / Lip Care Products

We are unable to accept returns of any custom made items designed to work together as a unique package, such as computer system built to a customer’s personal specifications. Exceptions may only be possible with prior agreement of the vendor, and may be subject to a cancellation fee.

  • Premium-Grade DAC Audio Converter
  • Wide Dynamic Range (20Hz - 20kHz)
  • XLR & RCA Outputs
  • High Current Headphone Output
  • Robust, Rack-Mountable Chassis

Black Lion Audio White Sparrow DAC

Details
The Black Lion Audio White Sparrow DAC is a compact A/D/A converter designed around the 32-bit ESS9018 chip with a wide dynamic range. The Black Lion Audio White Sparrow DAC includes XLR, RCA and a high current headphone output for optimal versatility. The user selectable AES, coax SPDIF and optimal SPDIF for input connectivity. The advanced clocking architecture and wide dynamic range ensures optimal audio performance and signal transference. The supreme clarity combined with the affordable price tag and range of versatile connectivity, ensures the White Sparrow DAC delivers exceptional audio quality, ideal for professional studio applications.

Product Ref: 86933

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To help you understand how our finance options work, the examples below are based on a total order value of £250:

Finance APR Deposit to Pay Payments Total Payable
Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9% 14.9% No Deposit 48 months: £6.83
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
£327.84
Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9% 15.9% No Deposit 36 months: £8.65
Final payment: £8.65
No settlement fee
£311.40
Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9% 18.9% No Deposit 24 months: £12.41
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee
£297.84

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Premium-Grade Conversion

The Black Lion Audio White Sparrow DAC the ideal companion for any studio-engineer, delivering immense audio quality and performance. The White Sparrow DAW provides the perfect balance between high-quality conversion and affordability. The Sparrow DAC includes advanced clocking architecture as well as a 128dB unweighted 20Hz-20kHz dynamic range up to 600 ohms. This high dynamic range provides unparalleled clarity, capturing every nuance of your source audio. The White Sparrow DAC is based round the 32-bit capable ESS9018 chip for optimal audio performance ensuring exceptional detail and musical conversion.

Versatile Connectivity

In addition to the wide range of premium-quality components, the White Sparrow DAC also includes a diverse range of connectivity. The White Sparrow DAC includes user selectable AES, coax SPDIF and optical SPDIF inputs for connecting to a range of digital and analog devices. The output connections include both balanced XLR and RCA, as well as a high current headphone output for private listening. With its wide range of connectivity and immense audio fidelity, the White Sparrow DAW is ideal for a range of mastering and mixing applications.

Robust Design

The highly robust, all-metal chassis features retro-o-style potentiometer controls for both the headphones level as well as optical selection. The front-panel of the DAC includes a headphone output,along with two mute buttons for independent control of both line or headphones signals. The robust design of the DAC is also rack-mountable. With its perfect balance of a high dynamic range and versatile connectivity, the White Sparrow DAC is ideal for any studio professional.

Features

  • Premium-grade DAC converter
  • Wide dynamic range (20Hz-20Khz)
  • 128dB unweighted
  • XLR and RCA outputs
  • High current headphone output
  • Two mute buttons for line or headphones signals
  • Highly robust all-metal chassis
  • User selectable inputs

Specifications

  • THD+N: 0.0005 (20kHz BW, 20-20kHz, @-10dBFS)
  • IMD: < 0.0015 SMPTE (1:1) 60Hz + 2k 20kHz typical Crosstalk: < 100dB (@20kHz all gain settings
  • Frequency Response: (@ 192kHz Sample Rate) +/-.5dBu 10Hz 80kHz
  • Size: 10.25” x 8” x 1.75”
  • Weight: 5lbs
  • Shipping Weight: 6.5lbs
  • Power Consumption: 14W
  • Recommended operating temperature: 0 40°C
  • Storage Temperature: -25 50°C
  • Output Impedance: < 10 Ohms DNR: 128dB unweighted, 20-20kHz bandwidth