Top 10 Desktop DAC Speaker Amp UK – Digital-Analog Converters

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1. iFi

HiFi Bluetooth 5.0 Receiver Desktop DAC for Streaming Music to any powered speaker, Amplifier, Optical/Coaxial/SPDIF/BRCA / 4.4 Balanced + iPower2 5v, A/V Receiver, iFi ZEN Blue V2, Outputs

iFi - Easily stream your favorite music in CD quality to your system from your smart phone, sit back and relax. High resolution audio - with cd quality aptx hd aac bluetooth up to 24 bits / 192 kbps you will experience higher quality audio than standard Bluetooth Without the drop in quality your music will have better definition and clarity.

Upgraded - the latest version of the zen blue, featuring an updated Jitter Clock with over 20dB performance and an improved aerial with 80% more reach. Control your music with your favorite music app, DAP, laptop, HWA Codec. Digital output - use the optical and coaxial or spdif connections to connect to anything with a built in DAC and corresponding digital input; your TV, an AV amp or external DAC in your hi-fi set-up.

Analog output - for an easy upgrade connect via single-ended RCA to an amp or active speakers or via 4. 4mm output to amp / speakers with a balanced output. Easy bluetooth connectivity - the latest qualcomm 5100 series bluetooth only input dac supports bluetooth 5. 0tm in all current and future formats such as AAC, aptX HD, LDAC, aptX, or any device that transmits Bluetooth.
BrandiFi
ManufacturerAbbingdon Music Research
Part Number0311002 v2 + ip25v

2. Kanto

Kanto 2 Channel Powered PC Gaming Desktop Speakers | 3" Composite Drivers 3/4" Silk Dome Tweeter | Class D Amplifier | 100 Watts | Built-in USB DAC | Subwoofer Output | YU2WALNUT | Pair

Kanto - Product sold separately. Built-in dac - along with a 3. 5mm aux input, yu2’s integrated soundcard allows you to stream high-quality audio directly from your computer’s USB port.

Big sound. Small size. Custom stands - designed to perfectly fit your YU2 speakers, S2 stands provide 16° of tilt for better positioning and foam padding to reduce undesirable vibration. Stunning colours – choose between a variety of matte and gloss finishes to personalize your space. Sub-out port – if you're looking for a little more kick, hook up a subwoofer via the SUB OUT port. Enclosed in a 5. 9" tall mdf cabinet, yu2's 3" composite drivers and 3/4” silk dome tweeters provide detailed mid-range and crisp highs - surprising performance for such a small speaker.
BrandKanto
ManufacturerKanto
Height38.1 cm (15 Inches)
Length34.29 cm (13.5 Inches)
Width25.4 cm (10 Inches)
Part NumberYU2WALNUT-CG
ModelYU2WALNUT-CG

3. Audioengine

USB, Audioengine HD3 60W Wireless Powered Desktop Speakers | Built-in USB 24-Bit DAC & Analog Amplifier | aptX HD Bluetooth, RCA and 3.5mm inputs | Cables included White

Audioengine - What’s included: pair of audio engine hd3 wireless powered speakers, 1. 5m 3. 5mm mini-jack audio cable, setup guide, 2m speaker wire, power supply & Cord, 1.5m usb cable, bluetooth antenna, microfiber speaker bags and cable bags, brochure. The apt-x hd bluetooth codec with 30 meter range and 24bit digital DAC allows you to bypass the low quality sound card in your laptop or phone to deliver premium quality sound with an extended wireless range.

Their range of award-winning products have been praised by What Hi-Fi, Wired, C-Net, and many other publications over the past 13 years. Bluetooth, usb, rca & 3. 5mm inputs: connect directly to your mac, phone or laptop via bluetooth or usb, pc, or any other analogue device such as a turntable through the 3.5mm or rca inputs - start enjoying audiophile quality sound straight out of the box. Warranty: all audio engine products have a 3-year limited warranty on parts and labour from date of purchase.

Premium powered bluetooth desktop speakers with integrated dac: audio engine has brought traditional high-quality audio equipment into the digital age. The hd3 also includes a premium quality headphone analogue amplifier from the front 3. 5mm jack which will power any headphones from tiny in ear to the highest power Planar magnetic set. The hd3 series of desktop speakers are a culmination of all of their development over the past 13 years, combining the same exceptional sound quality with all of the premium features Audio engine has to offer.
BrandAudioengine
ManufacturerAudioengine
Height32.26 cm (12.7 Inches)
Length45.97 cm (18.1 Inches)
Weight4.54 kg (10 Pounds)
Width33.02 cm (13 Inches)
Part NumberHD3-White
ModelHD3-WHT

4. Audioengine

Audioengine HD4 Wireless Speaker Bluetooth | Desktop Monitor Speakers | Home Music System aptX HD Bluetooth, 120W Powered Wireless Bookshelf Stereo Speakers Pair | 24-bit DAC Black

Audioengine - Wirelessly stream from any app or device via aptX HD Bluetooth, USB input from your computer or directly connect from the aux audio input to your turntable or TV. Based in austin tx, audioengine has been changing the way people listen to music since 2005. Why audioengine: stellar us-based customer support and 3-year product coverage. Our passion is creating products that sound great, are easy to use and inspire people to listen every day. Impressive specs: precision-tuned, hand-crafted cabinets, thd+n
BrandAudioengine
ManufacturerAudioengine
Height38.1 cm (15 Inches)
Length30.48 cm (12 Inches)
Weight7.26 kg (16 Pounds)
Width35.56 cm (14 Inches)
Part NumberHD4
ModelHD4

5. Moukey

Moukey Headphone Amplifier 96K/24Bit HI FI Sound Quality Portable/Desktop DAC and Amplifier for Home,Computer,Apple,Android etc.6.35mm 1/4 in. Headphone Out/RCA and COAXIAL line-Out-MPHA1

Moukey - Exquisite metal structure: in order to reduce the interference of the external environment on the product and better protect the product, our company selects hard metal and then performs a series of complex polishing processing to provide the most perfect feel.

Wide range of applications: the product is not only used for desktop computers, we also equip a series of special connection cables for connecting Apple and Android systems to achieve true all-round applicability. Surging thrust: built-in powerful thrust chip, in the case of increased thrust, to reduce distortion effect, suitable for the use of headphones in the range of 8-250Ω.5-segment eq: to give the product an intuitive display, when you set or adjust the built-in 5-segment EQ, we add an OLED dynamic display screen, it provides a visual experience that is simple and easy to operate.

Hifi sound quality: the audio decoding output module with the golden ratio of 96K/24Bit, and every detail of the music itself is restored to the greatest extent, the sound quality has been delicately processed, which is closer to the quality of HIFI.
BrandMoukey
ManufacturerMoukey
Part NumberMPHA1

6. Audioengine

USB, RCA and 3.5mm inputs | Cables included Walnut, Audioengine HD3 60W Wireless Powered Desktop Speakers | Built-in USB 24-Bit DAC & Analog Amplifier | aptX HD Bluetooth

Audioengine - Warranty: all audio engine products have a 3-year limited warranty on parts and labour from date of purchase. What’s included: pair of audio engine hd3 wireless powered speakers, 2m speaker wire, microfiber speaker bags and cable bags, power supply & Cord, 1.5m 3. 5mm mini-jack audio cable, Bluetooth antenna, setup guide, 1.

5m usb cable, brochure. Combine these with the audio Engine DS1 speaker stands to elevate these speakers and experience premium sound at ear Level. Premium powered bluetooth desktop speakers with integrated dac: audio engine has brought traditional high-quality audio equipment into the digital age. The apt-x hd bluetooth codec with 30 meter range and 24bit digital DAC allows you to bypass the low quality sound card in your laptop or phone to deliver premium quality sound with an extended wireless range. Their range of award-winning products have been praised by What Hi-Fi, and many other publications over the past 13 years.

Bluetooth, rca & 3. 5mm inputs: connect directly to your mac, phone or laptop via bluetooth or usb, usb, pc, or any other analogue device such as a turntable through the 3.5mm or rca inputs - start enjoying audiophile quality sound straight out of the box. The hd3 series of desktop speakers are a culmination of all of their development over the past 13 years, Wired, C-Net, combining the same exceptional sound quality with all of the premium features Audio engine has to offer.
BrandAudioengine
ManufacturerAudioengine
Weight3.3 kg (7.28 Pounds)
Part NumberHD3-WAL (115/230V)
ModelHD3-WAL (115/230V)

7. Fosi Audio

Mini Gaming Stereo DAC & Headphone Amplifier, Home/Desktop Powered/Active Speakers, PS4, 24Bit/192KHz USB/Optical/Coaxial to RCA AUX, Digital-to-Analog Audio Converter Adapter for PS5, Fosi Audio Q4

Fosi Audio - Easy to set up, no special software, app, or driver to install, a true plug-and-play digital audio adapter. With usb, optical and coaxial spdif inputs can fit with most home audio system, and RCA output can be connected to amplifier or powered speakers on your desktop; Built-in Hi-Fi headphone amp chip can drive most 16ohm to 200ohm headphones.

160mw rms32 ohms, 001% thd, 20 hz - 20 khz, with bass and treble control can be used as preamp or volume controller for your PC/MAC/Computer. Mini compact d/a converter, with output protect circuit, stream bit-perfect 24bit/192KHz HD with low jitter, safe for your expensive audio system. Come with 5v usb power supply cable, optical cable, USB type B cable and 18-month warranty; Full metallic shell to ensure high quality.
BrandFosi Audio
ManufacturerFosi Audio
Part NumberQ4
ModelQ4

8. Audioengine

120W Powered Wireless Bookshelf Stereo Speakers Pair | 24-bit DAC Walnut, Audioengine HD4 Wireless Speaker Bluetooth | Desktop Monitor Speakers | Home Music System aptX HD Bluetooth

Audioengine - High-definition bluetooth means fast and easy setup, no passwords, wireless connection in seconds, no hassle. Wirelessly stream from any app or device via aptX HD Bluetooth, home audio system offering versatile, USB input from your computer or directly connect from the aux audio input to your turntable or TV. Power output 120w peak total, 4″ Aramid fiber woofers, hand-crafted cabinets, THD+N
BrandAudioengine
ManufacturerAudioengine
Height38.1 cm (15 Inches)
Length30.48 cm (12 Inches)
Weight5.7 kg (12.57 Pounds)
Width35.56 cm (14 Inches)
Part NumberHD4-WAL
ModelHD4-WAL

9. Creative Labs

7.1 Discrete Surround and Dolby Digital Live with Line-in and Optical-out for PC and Mac, Sound Blaster X3 Hi-Res External USB DAC and Amp Sound Card with Super X-Fi Holographic Audio

Creative Labs - Simply set up your super x-fi profile via a Head and Ear-Mapping process, and experience personalized audio holography directly in your headphones. For windows users, X3 also supports Dolby Digital Live Encoding. Amplify and enhance your audio | featuring high-res 115 db dnr/snr, the x3 doubles up as a headphone amplifier, 32-bit/192 kHz playback for pristine audio, and supports studio-grade headphones of up to 600Ω.

7. 1 discrete, virtual surround, and dolby digital live encoding | x3 supports up to 7. 1 discrete surround for speakers, and 7. 1 virtual surround for headphones to deliver audio realism with spatialized effect. For the casual gamers, the Footsteps Enhancer mode gives you that extra advantage. Super x-fi technology cinematic audio holography | the world’s first multi-channel usb dac with super x-fi technology. You can conveniently toggle Super X-Fi on / off directly on X3 to hear the difference.

You can also find the perfect game and chat level with X3’s Audio Balance feature. Various connectivity options |the x3 is highly versatile and compatible with many devices – from the latest USB-C port for PC and Mac, to Optical-out and Line-in for your AV receivers and digital audio players. Customizable eq presets with built-in audio balance feature | the x3 comes with customizable eq presets for different usages – hear dialogues clearly via the Movies mode, or enhance bass instantly with the Music Mode.
BrandCreative Labs
ManufacturerCreative Labs
Height4.06 cm (1.6 Inches)
Length12.9 cm (5.08 Inches)
Weight0.33 kg (0.72 Pounds)
Width12.9 cm (5.08 Inches)
Part Number70SB181000000
Model70SB181000000
Warranty2 year manufacturer

10. iFi

Optical/Coaxial/SPDIF/BRCA / 4.4 Balanced UK Version, A/V Receiver, iFi ZEN Blue V2, Amplifier, HiFi Bluetooth 5.0 Receiver Desktop DAC for Streaming Music to any powered speaker, Outputs

iFi - Control your music with your favorite music app, laptop, aptX HD, HWA Codec. Upgraded - the latest version of the zen blue, featuring an updated Jitter Clock with over 20dB performance and an improved aerial with 80% more reach. Easily stream your favorite music in CD quality to your system from your smart phone, aptX, DAP, LDAC, sit back and relax.

High resolution audio - with cd quality aptx hd aac bluetooth up to 24 bits / 192 kbps you will experience higher quality audio than standard Bluetooth Without the drop in quality your music will have better definition and clarity. Easy bluetooth connectivity - the latest qualcomm 5100 series bluetooth only input dac supports bluetooth 5.

0tm in all current and future formats such as AAC, or any device that transmits Bluetooth. Analog output - for an easy upgrade connect via single-ended RCA to an amp or active speakers or via 4. 4mm output to amp / speakers with a balanced output. Digital output - use the optical and coaxial or spdif connections to connect to anything with a built in DAC and corresponding digital input; your TV, an AV amp or external DAC in your hi-fi set-up.
BrandiFi
ManufacturerAbbingdon Music Research
Height1 cm (0.39 Inches)
Length1 cm (0.39 Inches)
Width1 cm (0.39 Inches)
Part NumberZENBLUE