Abendrot Colt DAC
Abendrot Colt DAC

Colt DAC

Coming off the success of the masterful Stute reference clock, Abendrot have now created a DAC of the same quality. Astonishing performance.


The Colt is a stand-alone D/A converter to be released in celebration of the 10th anniversary of “Abendrot” high-precision technology. Born from a technologically marvellous True Audio Master Clock and optimal proprietary D/A conversion technology, The Colt was developed with the goal of developing analogue audio-like sound while maintaining the inherent resonance and performance characteristics hidden within a digitized music catalogue. The Colt elevates your digital audio to a new dimension; taking you on an unprecedented musical ride that lets you experience euphoric and immersive “depth” and detail”.

Digital Input
Input 1 AES/EBU XLR 110Ω x1
Input 2 SPDIF Coaxial RCA 75Ω x1
Sampling Rate 16-24bit 44.1kHz-192kHz

Analog Output
Converter Type : Complete Balanced Dual Mono Wide Dynamic Range Topology
Output : XLR Balanced L/R
Output Amplifier : High Voltage Buffered Wide Range DC Amp
Output Impedance : 100Ω (ATT 0dB)
Output Signal Level : 20dBu(7.746Vrms Hi-Z weighted ATT 0dB / 14dBu(3.882Vrms Hi-Z weighted ATT -6dB)
Output Attenuator : 0dB/-6dB Hi-Z weighted
SN Ratio : better than 115dB TYPE

Clock Synchronized Circuit
Input : 10MHz 1V RMS 50Ω/5V P-P Hi-Z
BNC : x1 (Auto Synchronize Connection)

Input Voltage : 115V / 230V, 50-60Hz
Wattage 30W(typical)

Operating Temperature Range 5℃~ 35℃
Relative humidity : 35~85%RH(non-condensing)

Size: 400 x 420 x 90mm (W x D x H), Weight: 11.5kg