DAC Comparison

AudioQuest DragonFly Black vs Schiit Gungnir

AudioQuest DragonFly Black

Convenience and performance are no longer mutually exclusive. With DragonFly Black any computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone can be used as a true high-fidelity music player, allowing music lovers to enjoy beautiful sound wherever they go, whenever they please.

$99.95 MSRP

Schiit Gungnir

True Multibit or delta-sigma? Yes. With Gungnir, you have the flexibility to choose between affordable delta-sigma performance, or Schiit’s own True Multibit architecture with medical-grade D/A converters and a unique time- and frequency-domain optimized digital filter. Both versions offer excellent performance for a moderate price—as well as the comfort of completely upgradable, modular design.

$899.00 MSRP
Features
Power

AC 115v

AC 230v

Input/Output
Inputs

USB-A

BNC S/PDIF

Coaxial S/PDIF

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-B

Outputs

3.5mm

Balanced 3-pin XLR

RCA

Output Voltage

1.2 volt

Audio
Sample Rate

24 bit / 96 kHz

24 bit / 192 kHz

DAC Chip

ESS 9010 32 bit with minimum-phase fast roll-off filter

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