DAC Comparison

AudioQuest DragonFly Black vs Topping D90 MQA

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

Topping D90 MQA

One of the top-of-the-line Topping DACs with support for balanced outputs, Bluetooth including LDAC and aptX codecs, and high resolution DSD512 and up to 32/768 PCM audio. Unlike the regular D90, this variant has support for the MQA codec.

$799.00 MSRP
Features
Input/Output
Inputs

USB-A

Coaxial S/PDIF

IIS

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-B

XLR 3-Pin AES-EBU

Outputs

3.5mm

Balanced 3-pin XLR

RCA

Output Voltage

1.2 volt

Audio
Sample Rate

24 bit / 96 kHz

32 bit / 768 kHz

Frequency Response

20 Hz - 20 kHz

DAC Chip

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

Portability
Wireless

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Codecs

AAC

aptX

aptX HD

aptX LL

LDAC

SBC

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The Topping D90 produces lowest noise and distortion [of the] 220 DACs [I've] tested so far.

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