Linn Klimax DS3 with Katalyst DAC - last variant

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Linn Klimax DS3 with Katalyst DAC - last variant

7,750.00 15,800.00

This traded in Klimax DS has latest Kataylst board as a Version 3 with switch under the front

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Linn Klimax DS - Quite simply the finest digital music player in the world

Plays digital music over a standard Ethernet network

Streams internet radio, podcasts and 'listen again' broadcasts

Decodes FLAC, WAV, ALAC, MP3, WMA, AIFF, AAC and OGG audio

formats with up to 24-bit 192 kHz native sample rate Songcast support allows synchronised playback of audio from other DS

players within a Linn multiroom system Compatible with UPnP™ media servers and UPnP™ AV 1.0 control points

Balanced (XLR) and unbalanced (RCA) outputs

Linn Dynamik Switch Mode Power Supply (SMPS)

Acoustic enclosure machined from a single billet of aluminium

Key features include

KLIMAX DS

OVerVieW

Quite simply the finest digital music player in the world,

Klimax DS is set to shape the future of music and how

people listen to recorded music forever.

the latest Klimax ds player features dynamik power

supply technology, a new ultra-low jitter master clock and

completely redesigned audio board which produces an

incomparable dynamic range with exceptionally low levels

of distortion and our lowest noisefloor yet.

Klimax ds plays all popular digital music formats, truly

singing with the highest quality studio Master recordings

and lifting even compressed formats to previously

unheard levels. for the ultimate playback of internet

radio, podcasts and other online music services, simply

tune in, sit back and enjoy.

select your favourite interface from the huge range of

compatible touchscreen controllers and enjoy album art

and playlist control of your entire music collection.

Klimax ds is housed in a specially anodised enclosure

machined from a single billet of high-grade aluminium

and polished to a velvet-touch finish.

the audio circuit board and power supply are enclosed

in separate solid aluminium ‘rooms’ within the chassis,

screening and protecting them from vibration, thermal

variations and electromagnetic interference to preserve

the integrity of the music signal.

the Klimax ds completes the Klimax system – the

ultimate manifestation of precision engineered

performance and beauty.

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KliMaX ds

technical specificatiOns

reference digital stream player

Linn Products Limited

dimensions

(h) 60 mm x (W) 350 mm x (d) 355 mm

(h) 2.3 inches x (W) 15 inches x (d) 14.2 inches

Weight

10 kg / 22 lb

Mains supply voltage

100 – 120 V ac (±10%) 50 – 60 hz

(auto ranging)

200 – 240 V ac (±10%) 50 – 60 hz

fuse

250 V, t1.6 a (not user replaceable)

power consumption

sleep

8 W

active

16 W

supported file types

flac, alac, WaV, Mp3, WMa (except lossless), aiff, aac, OGG

audio sample rates

7.35 k, 8 k, 11.025 k, 12 k, 14.7 k, 16 k, 22.05 k, 24 k,

29.4 k, 32 k, 44.1 k, 48 k, 88.2 k, 96 k, 176.4 k, 192 k

Word depths

16 – 24 bits

control protocol

compatible with upnp™ media servers,

upnp™ aV 1.0 control points

control interfaces

remote control ir receiver (ir handset supplied)

ethernet 100Base-t rJ45

128 x 32 pixel front panel display

Finishes

Silver

Back Panel Connectors

analog audio

line out (l+r)

2 x rca phono

line out (l+r)

Balanced Xlr

control

ethernet

100Base-t rJ45

rs232 (1 & 3)

4 x rJ11

Output Electrical

rca outputs

Output voltage

2 V rMs (0 dBfs, vol. 80)

Output impedance

150 Ω

Xlr outputs

Output voltage

4 V rMs (0 dBfs, vol. 80)

Output impedance

300 Ω

Audio Performance

thd+n

< 0.002 %

dynamic range

> 110 dB

Digital Pre-amplifier

Gain range

-80 dB to +20 dB

Gain resolution

1 dB

unity gain volume

80