Headphone Amp Comparison

Marantz HD-DAC1 vs Fiio BTR5

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

Fiio BTR5

The Fiio BTR5 is a well regarded, portable Bluetooth DAC/Amp. Not only does the BTR5 accept digital audio input via Bluetooth, but it can also work as a dedicated portable amplifier through USB-C input.

$109.99 MSRP
Features
Physical Dimensions
Mass

43.7 gram

Power

USB-C

Input/Output
Inputs

3.5mm

Coaxial S/PDIF

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-A

USB-B

USB-C

Outputs

¼ inch

RCA

3.5mm

Balanced 2.5mm

Audio
Sample Rate

24 bit / 192 kHz

32 bit / 384 kHz

Frequency Response

20 Hz - 40 kHz

DAC Chip

Cirrus Logic CS4398

Portability
Wireless

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Codecs

AAC

aptX

aptX HD

aptX LL

LDAC

SBC

Battery Life

540 minute

Battery Capacity

550 mAh

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