DAC Comparison

SMSL M400 vs Audiolab M-DAC nano

SMSL M400

The SMSL M400 MQA DAC uses the newest high performing D/A chip from AKM, the AK4499. It supports MQA decoding, PCM 32bit / 768 kHz, and DSD512 Native along with Bluetooth 5.0.

$859.99 MSRP

Audiolab M-DAC nano

Renowned for making industry leading and award-winning DACs, audiolab proudly presents the M-DAC nano. Combining hi-resolution digital playback with portable convenience, this is the latest addition to the M-DAC family and is the smallest yet.

$199.00 MSRP
Features
Power

Qi Wireless Charging

Input/Output
Inputs

Coaxial S/PDIF

IIS

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-B

Outputs

Balanced 3-pin XLR

RCA

3.5mm

Audio
Sample Rate

32 bit / 768 kHz

32 bit / 384 kHz

DAC Chip

AKM AK4499EQ

Portability
Wireless

Bluetooth 5.0

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Codecs

AAC

aptX

aptX LL

SBC

Battery Life

480 minute

Reviews

Recommended

,

Recommended

5/5

About Audiophile Genius

Comprehensive spec comparisons and reviews on DACs, amplifiers, headphones, and other audiophile equipment.