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Fully Digital amplifiers

Fully Digital amplifiers

HiFimeDIY 15/07/2016 34
Edit: Now available for purchase A fully digital amplifier is a PWD (pulse width modulation) amplifier with no A/D conversion, no preamp or any analog signal path before the final output stage. It’s l...
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DAC Comparison / Buyers Guide

DAC Comparison / Buyers Guide

HiFimeDIY 08/05/2015 7
HIFIME(DIY) DAC comparison, Buyers guide Here is a guide to help you decide what DAC to chose. Some general info: All of our DACs can be connected to line level devices like an preamp or amplifie...
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Announcing new DAC's: HiFime 9018 series

Announcing new DAC's: HiFime 9018 series

HiFimeDIY 29/01/2015 21
We are proud to be releasing several new DAC's made with the Sabre ES9018K2M DAC chip. This chip has great specs like 127dB DNR, -120dB THD+N and patented Time Domain Jitter Eliminator. First out is ...
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Solving noise and ground loop issues with USB isolation

Solving noise and ground loop issues with USB isolation

HiFimeDIY 20/11/2014 3
Ground loops can be a problem when using USB audio devices. It generally happens when they are more than one ground path between two devices. This can result in hum, whining noises or artefacts. The g...
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HiFimeDIY = HiFime

HiFimeDIY = HiFime

HiFimeDIY 10/10/2014 0
New website for non DIY. As we are making more and more ready made, non-DIY products, we see how the "DIY" in our name can be confusing, some customers are asking if they need to solder and make the ...
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New USB DAC and USB to SPDIF in/out

New USB DAC and USB to SPDIF in/out

HiFimeDIY 23/07/2014 1
We have a new product ready for you :) This is a small DAC Sabre ES9023 DAC powered by USB bus and with many useful additional features: Two USB to analog outputs. One direct from es9023 chip and o...
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Updated PSM3 Power Supply

Updated PSM3 Power Supply

HiFimeDIY 10/05/2014 0
The psm3 power supply is finally back in stock (230V, -110V will be soon).  It now matches the box of the newer UAE23+HP (Sabre DAC 2), and features both AC 6V and DC 8V outputs.  ...
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Introducing the UD80: 2 x 80W digital USB Amplifier

Introducing the UD80: 2 x 80W digital USB Amplifier

HiFimeDIY 23/04/2014 13
edit: check out the new UDP80: https://hifimediy.com/news/fully-digital-amplifiers We are excited to introduce the UD80 digital amplifier, the UD20's bigger brother! UD80 is powerful with up to 2x80W ...
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New SPDIF (optical/coaxial) Sabre DAC

New SPDIF (optical/coaxial) Sabre DAC

HiFimeDIY 29/01/2014 3
We have made a new version version of the optical/coaxial input ES9023 DAC, this time in a case and with an added headphone amplifier. It has a trafo inside, so it runs on mains voltage directly.  The...
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New version of SABRE DAC 2 / UAE23+

New version of SABRE DAC 2 / UAE23+

HiFimeDIY 24/12/2013 9
We'll help you celebrating christmas with the new version of our externally powered Sabre dac. We have included a headphone amp in this new version, and made it fit the same box as the UD20 amplifier ...
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HiFimeDIY UD20 USB Digital Power Amplifier

HiFimeDIY UD20 USB Digital Power Amplifier

HiFimeDIY 01/11/2013 6
EDIT: Available now! We are excited about our new amp, a USB fully digital amp which produces 2 x 20W at 8 and 4 ohm. It accepts a wide range of DC inputs, from 5 to 24V. 20W is reached at around 12V...
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Asynchronous USB Audio / Asynchronous Digital to Analog Converters

Asynchronous USB Audio / Asynchronous Digital to Analog Converters

HiFimeDIY 24/09/2013 0
USB transfer modes has received a lot of interest and attention recently and "Asynchronous DAC's" has been praised and hyped for it's superior performance. However there seems to be a lot of confusion...
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ASIO driver for Savitech (SA9023) devices available

ASIO driver for Savitech (SA9023) devices available

HiFimeDIY 22/09/2013 2
Savitech has released Windows ASIO drivers for the SA9023 USB receiver.  It can be downloaded here. ASIO drivers provides lower latency by bypassing the normal audio path in windows. However it is no...
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Now accepting Bitcoins!

Now accepting Bitcoins!

HiFimeDIY 01/09/2013 0
We are now also accepting payment in Bitcoins ! This might make it easier for customers in some countries to buy from us. Payments are processed by bitpay.com   We are of course still accepting paym...
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ES9023 I2S DAC

ES9023 I2S DAC

HiFimeDIY 09/07/2013 4
We made this mini ES9023 board to be used with I2S (or left justified) inputs. It can be used with onboard or external masterclock, and it's very simple to swtich between the two. There is space for o...
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