U12 uses the company used in professional audio field XMOS latest chip U8, inside there are eight cores, with powerful multicore multithread processing capability, is the industry's very good USB Audio Class 2. 0 digital audio solutions.
Gustard has just released the new model U12 this week (Sep 2014). It is the upgrade version of the discontinued U10. DAC. There was not much different between the U12& For a few years I have been using a modified Gustard U12 with Crystek XOs driven my AGD Master 7 DAC HDMI I2S input. The U12 was OK and got me by. But swapping in the Singxer SU1 I noticed an immediate difference for the better.
Gustard X20u Reference Class DAC. in Product Reviews. Gustard has quite made a name for onself in major audio forums. Specifically their USB to SPDIF converters have stirred up the market quite a bit. When the X20u DAC which was built to kill any DAC on the market was finally here, I Dec 20, 2017 Overview The Gustard U12 is for people who have existing DACs and would like to add USB connectivity to it. The device has very good functionality with both consumer SPDIF and AESEBU professional digital outputs.
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in theory the inbuilt usb should be better, but maybe the u12 has more optimisations. As said before, need the u12 for dsd 64& 128. Gustard U12 digital interface XMOS program complete independent linear power interface 0. 1PPM crystal support 32B 384K U12 uses the company used in professional audio field XMOS latest chip U8, inside there are eight cores, with powerful multicore multithread processing capability, is the industry's very good USB Audio Class 2. 0 digital audio solutions.
Jun 13, 2017 The Gustard is an asynch USB converter. An earlier contributor stated that its plug and play with Mac OSX.
Use a different USB cable to see if its recognized then. Dec 17, 2014 The Gustard U12 is not very expensive (around 115, plus potential duties), and audiophilegrade in terms of specs. It uses the same XMOS USB controller that many wellregarded DACs implementwhich among other things, reclocks the audio signal. Nov 06, 2015 Gustard U12 USB Interface 8 Core XMOS chip Discussion in 'Computer Audio' started by rb2013, Sep 27, 2014.
Tags: gustard; First Is this Gustard U12 as good as people say, the one to buy, or is the MXU8 even better? which has a manual power source switch. I have certainly had some troubles with audio equipment in the (not so recent Jan 01, 2015 thanks Frans if you respect the brand then i may give it ago once xmas is paid for.
i have noticed some odd sounds lately during quiet sections of songs. Page 1 of 2 Recommendations need for best USB SPDIF converter posted in Computer Audio: Need a top quality USB SPDIF converter to run a coax cable to my wireless speakers from my computer. A couple of years back, a thread at looked at units and the Berkeley Alpha USB came out on top (but can't do DSD).
Nov 25, 2014 Gustard U12 USB Interface 8 Core XMOS chip Discussion in 'Computer Audio' started by rb2013, Sep 27, Gustard u12 manual woodworkers. Tags: gustard; First The Gustard took it further. This is the sound I dreamed about 20 yrs ago. Nevermind just saw in the manual that SPDIF does not support DSD. Nov 22, 2014 at 3: 07 PM Post# 223 of 3686 Contributor