DAC Comparison

Marantz HD-DAC1 vs Schiit Modi 3+

Marantz HD-DAC1

The Marantz HD-DAC1 is a stylish compact DAC and headphone amp that comes with USB and analog 3.5mm in. Though it does not have the best specs when it comes to audio decoding capabilities, it's a great sounding device.

$799.00 MSRP

Schiit Modi 3+

The Modi twins are two tiny DACs that really deliver. Whether you want better sound from your computer, TV, streamer, tablet, CD player, or many other sources, Modi 3+ delivers. Or, choose Modi Multibit—the most affordable member of the Schiit Multibit DAC family. 

$99.00 MSRP
Features
Power

Micro USB

Input/Output
Inputs

3.5mm

Coaxial S/PDIF

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-A

USB-B

Coaxial S/PDIF

Micro USB

TOSLINK S/PDIF

Outputs

¼ inch

RCA

RCA

Audio
Sample Rate

24 bit / 192 kHz

24 bit / 192 kHz

Frequency Response

20 Hz - 20 kHz

DAC Chip

Cirrus Logic CS4398

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