DAC Comparison

Schiit Modius vs AudioQuest DragonFly Black

Schiit Modius

Modius? Yes, as in “Modius Maximus,” a bigger, balanced-output Modi with super-high performance—and even better versatility. Connect to any computer or streamer—or tablet, TV, CD player, or many other sources—and Modius delivers exceptional sound.

$199.00 MSRP

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
Features
Power

Micro USB

Input/Output
Inputs

Micro USB

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-A

Outputs

Balanced 3-pin XLR

RCA

3.5mm

Output Voltage

1.2 volt

Audio
Sample Rate

24 bit / 192 kHz

24 bit / 96 kHz

Frequency Response

20 Hz - 20 kHz

DAC Chip

AKM AK4493

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

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