DAC Comparison

Topping D90 MQA vs Chord Qutest

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

Chord Qutest

Qutest is a standalone DAC whose performance belies its compact dimensions. With DAC architecture based on the award-winning Hugo 2, Qutest offers class-leading digital conversion.

$1,695.00 MSRP
Features
Physical Dimensions
Mass

770 gram

Power

Micro USB

Input/Output
Inputs

Coaxial S/PDIF

IIS

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-B

XLR 3-Pin AES-EBU

BNC S/PDIF

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-B

Outputs

Balanced 3-pin XLR

RCA

RCA

Audio
Sample Rate

32 bit / 768 kHz

32 bit / 768 kHz

Frequency Response

20 Hz - 20 kHz

20 Hz - 20 kHz

Portability
Wireless

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Codecs

AAC

aptX

aptX HD

aptX LL

LDAC

SBC

Reviews

The star of the show of course is astonishingly small distortion.

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