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MSB TECHNOLOGY

      MSB Technology, is now and perhaps always be the gold standard in Digital to analog conversion and preamplification.Starting with their famed analog DAC and going all the way up to The remarkable Select DAC which will set you back $100,000 or more MSB is the favorite which everybody tries to beat.

 

The Select DAC

 THE MSB SELECT DAC IS THE KING OF THE MOUNTAIN IN DACS. NOTHING TOUCHES IT.PRICED FROM $ 84,500.00 ON UP DEPENDING ON OPTIONS , IT OUTDOES ALL COMERS IN EVERY RESPECT THAT IS IMPORTANT IN MUSIC REPRODUCTION.


Eight Hybrid DAC’s

The Select DAC is powered by MSB’s Hybrid DAC technology. A total of sixteen channels across eight modules are stitched together for a high powered direct output. There is no amplification stage needed to drive the output—only a pure digital-to-analog conversion. The Hybrid module is capable of converting between PCM or native DSD (Hence the Hybrid name).

 

Completely modular

One of the most innovative features of the Select DAC is the modular design.The DAC modules, clock, input and output modules are user-replaceable. As any of these technologies change, we’ll be able to update your DAC to keep it current and operational.

 

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Future Proof

MSB is constantly developing new input modules for every application and technology.  With the release of MQA, MSB has prepared a new module and a simple software update. This keeps your DAC up to date with the most recent technologies.  A DAC that is ready for an unknown future

The Select DAC

Includes:

  • Optical and Coaxial Input Module
  • Standard Output Preamp Module
  • Femto 77 Clock
  • Dual Powerbase
  • Stock Colors: Silver and Black
  • Custom colors available with extended manufacturing time and custom color charge.
  • UPGRADES/INPUT OUTPUT OPTIONS INCLUDE:
  • FEMTO 33 CLOCK
  • MONO POWER BASE  
  • QUAD USB INPUT MODULE 
  • XLRAND SPDIF  INPUT MODULES
  • EXTRA ANALOGUE OUTPUTS

MSB'S LATEST CREATION IS THE REFERENCE DAC.

THE REFERENCE DAC PERFORMS AT 90% OF THE LEVEL OF THE SELECT DAC AT HALF THE PRICE

 

 

Four Hybrid DACs

The Reference DAC is equipped with MSB’s new Hybrid DAC technology.  Originated in the Select DAC, we’ve pushed the technology further, making it more compact and robust and above all – affordable.  Unlike the Select’s eight-module design, the Reference DAC only needs four modules to anchor eight high-powered channels for an unrivaled output.  The Hybrid module can be reconfigured to accommodate PCM or native DSD, ensuring it’s the most dynamic DAC on the market.

Completely modular

JUST AS IN THE SELECT DAC THE  modular design encourages innovation. The DAC modules, clock, input and output modules are all user-replaceable. As these technologies change, we’ll update your DAC to keep it current and operational.

 

The Reference DAC

Includes:

  • Optical and Coaxial Input Module
  • Base Output Module
  • Femto 140 Clock
  • Dual Powerbase
  • Stock Colors: Silver and Black
  • Custom colors available with extended manufacturing time and a custom color charge.
  • UPGRADES AND OPTIONS SAME AS SELECT DAC
 
 

The Analog DAC

MSB’s entry level DAC. Starting with two custom discrete ladder DAC modules

MSB started development with one focused goal: the name. The Analog DAC. Let’s take everything we know about digital audio and evaluate every characteristic of analog sound. Lets ignore all other features and requirements and make it as analog-specific as possible. Not only will it sound like how Analog should, but we’ll equip it with an Analog ethos—it will be simple to use.Analog loving reviewers responded with enthusiam:

 

 

 
 

Lets face it. What music lovers care about most is the natural aesthetic of reproduced sound.

Despite limited dynamics and distortion, analog sources are still loved and respected. Digital never met the challenge – until now.

a ‘reach-out-and-touch-it’ quality, creating the illusion of someone standing in front of me singing.

—Vade Forrester, The Absolute Sound, January 2014

With a DAC like the MSB, you get a sense of someone hitting Play on a big reel of wide-track analog tape, after being fed by live mikes in a room.

—Jon Iverson, Stereophile, April 2014

 

The Analog DAC with Volume Control

Includes:

  • Analog volume control
  • Hidden LED display
  • Volume and manual input controls
  • Basic remote control (Volume and input control)
  • 1 standard input ($890.00 value)
  • Standard desktop supply
  • RS-232 control card
  • Stock Colors: Silver and Black
  • Multiple upgrades and options are available