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Chord Qutest DAC

The newest giant-slayer from Chord has finally arrived, with much anticipation and fanfare. Interested in a sub-$2,000 stand alone DAC? Look no further than the Qutest. For a lush, organic, and ultimate analogue-sounding DAC, Chord and their newest Qutest will leave you forever enamored and delving deeper into the endless well of digital media!

$1895.00

Chipset: Chord Electronics custom coded Xilinx Artix 7 (XC7A15T) FPGA

Tap-length: 49,152

Pulse array: 10 element pulse array design

Frequency response: 20Hz – 20kHz +/- 0.2dB

Output stage: Class A

THD: <0.0001% 1kHz 3v RMS 300Ω

THD and noise at 3v RMS: 117dB at 1kHz 300ohms ‘A’ wighted (reference 2.5v)

Noise 2.6 uV ‘A’ weighted: No measurable noise floor modulation

Channel separation: 138dB at 1kHz 300Ω

Weight: 770g

Dimensions: 41mm (H) x 160mm (W) x 72mm (D)

Boxed Weight: 1500g