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Sony - Portable DAC/Headphone Amplifier - Silver

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Enhance your listening experience with this Sony PHA1A portable DAC/headphone amplifier, which features a Wolfson DAC, an LME49860 operational amplifier and a high-bandwidth TPA6120 headphone amplifier for crystal-clear sound with minimal distortion.
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What's Included

  • 2 silicone belts
  • Digital Walkman cable, digital Xperia cable, micro USB cable
  • Owner's manual
  • Portable DAC/Headphone Amplifier

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 3.65 out of 5 stars.
67% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (2 out of 3)

Product Features

Approximately 148mW + 148mW output power @ 8 ohms, 10% distortion

Plus 80mW + 80mW @ 32 ohms, 1% distortion and 26mW + 26mW @ 300 ohms, 10% distortion.

Supports up to 192kHz/24-bit PCM audio file formats

To provide high-resolution audio through your connected headphones.

Wolfson DAC

With an LME49860 operational amplifier offers a clear signal with ultralow distortion, low noise and a high slew rate. A high-bandwidth TPA6120 headphone amplifier helps minimize noise and offers more than 120dB dynamic range.

2-position, side-mounted gain switch

Lets you optimize the amplifier output level to match headphone impedances ranging from 8 ohms to 600 ohms.

Internal asynchronous USB 2.0 clock

Accurately converts digital signals to analog and helps reduce timing inaccuracies, resulting in pure audio with minimal distortion.

Compact aluminum enclosure

Helps protect the internal circuitry from outside interference. Alloy bumpers safeguard the volume knob from external impact.

2 micro USB Type-B inputs

Allow you to connect your PC, Walkman or Xperia device. Comes with digital cables for both Walkman and Xperia.

USB Type-A input

Lets you connect your Apple® iPod®, iPhone® or iPad®.

Stereo mini jack

Makes it easy to plug in your headphones.

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Overall Customer Rating

67%of customers recommend this product.

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    • Brand Response


      April 6, 2017

      Hi ATTDUDE, we sincerely apologize for the confusion. We do have drivers available which can be found here:®ion_id=1&tab=download#/downloadTab. A generic driver can also be used as an alternative and can be downloaded in this link: Best regards, -Mark sony_US

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