NuPrime DAC-8 DAC & Preamp

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  • Regular price $1,189.00

Affordable high-end DAC designed for audiophiles

With eight digital (including 2 x IIS/DSD) inputs, RCA stereo output, and decoding capability of PCM 384K, DSD256, the NuPrime DAC-8 is an affordable high-end DAC designed for audiophiles.

Main Features:

  • NuPrime SRC IC chip (co-developed with IC vendor) provides DSP processing where Input signals are up-sampled to megahertz before down-converted to the targeted sampling rate with ultra-low jitter and distortion.
  • Extension port for Bluetooth receiver and WiFi audio streamer (optional).
  • Full microprocessor control with memory retention.
  • Supports DSD native playback by ASIO2.1 and DoP method.
  • Asynchronous transfer mode.
  • Volume adjustment in 99 precise 0.5dB increments.
  • Individually adjustable volume on each input for precise level matching of sources.
  • Exclusive driver software for Windows.
  • Standard driver software for Mac.
  • Available in black or silver anodized aluminum finish.

Using Bluetooth and WiFi Audio Receivers and Dongles

NuPrime defined an USB Type-A port to carry S/PDIF data and 5V power for connecting to external wireless audio receiver using just one standard USB cable.

The NuPrime Omnia WR-1, BTR-HD, Stream Mini and Stream Mini DAC wireless receivers have a micro USB port that is compatible this specification. This allow a standard off-the-shelf USB-A to micro USB cable to be used for power for the receiver as well as wireless audio data transfer in S/PDIF format.



  • USB: Type B 2.0 Hi-Speed, Windows OS: data stream up to 384KHz/24Bit and Native DSD 256.
    USB: Type B 2.0 Hi-Speed, Mac / Linux OS: data stream up to 384KHz/24Bit and DOP DSD 128.
  • IIS/DSD: Supports PCM 44.1KHz ~ 384KHz/32Bit and DSD 64 ~ DSD 256 data streams.
  • OPTICAL: Supports PCM 44.1KHz ~ 192KHz/24Bit and DOP 64.
  • COAXIAL: Supports PCM 44.1KHz ~ 384KHz/24Bit and DOP 64 and 128.
  • EXTENSION: Supports PCM 44.1KHz ~ 192KHz/24Bit.


  • RCA unbalanced outputs: 2 Vrms


  • Frequency response: 20 Hz – 20 KHz / ±0.3 dB.
  • SNR: > 110 dB.
  • THD+N: < 0.0005%.
  • Dimensions: 235 mm W x 281 mm D x 55 mm H (including feet)
  • Weight: 2Kg
  • Worldwide AC voltage: (90VAC~130VAC // 210VAC~ 250VAC) With Voltage Select Switch
  • AC Fuse: Slow-blow, 1A, 250VA

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