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Ayre Acoustics QA-9 PRO USB Analog-to-Digital Converter / With Word Clock Board / For Professional Use

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QA-9 USB PRO Analog-to-Digital Converter / With Word Clock Board / For Professional Use

Item # : AYR-QA-9PRO

DISCONTINUED. Please contact us for replacement recommendations.

5 Year Warranty with Product Registration

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QA-9 USB PRO Analog-to-Digital Converter / With Word Clock Board / For Professional Use

Equally versatile in a recording studio or home system, the QA-9 opens up the world of high resolution digital to your analog sources. Accepting analog inputs, the QA-9 offers both USB and AES/EBU digital outputs depending on your system's configuration. Featuring an output of up to 24 bit / 192 kHz, recording with the QA-9 captures every element you love in your analog sources. Whether you are recording your favorite vinyl, preserving master tapes, or creating files from your mixing board—capture the essence of your music with the QA-9.

“…an essential tool for any vinyl lover who wants to make his or her music collection more accessible -- and portable.”

– Mark Mickelson, The Audio Beat
Product Details
Brand Ayre Acoustics
Condition Notes

DISCONTINUED. Please contact us for replacement recommendations.

Warranty 5 Year Warranty with Product Registration
Weight (lb) 5.0000
Height (In) 3
Width (In) 8.5
Length/Depth (In) 12
Weight (Kg) 2.3
Height (mm) 76.2
Width (mm) 215.9
Length/Depth (mm) 304.8
  • Up to 24 bit /192 kHz digital output.
  • Variable gain circuitry for input level control.
  • Word clock / DSD output board (Pro version)
  • Separate left and right recording level meters.
  • Zero-feedback, fully-balanced discrete circuitry.
  • Equilock circuitry for active gain devices.
  • Input Impedance

    2 MΩ balanced (1 MΩ per phase)

    Analog Input Sensitivity

    10.0 Vrms—at minimum gain
    0.75 Vrms—at maximum gain

    Analog XLR Input Polarity

    Pin 1 = Ground
    Pin 2 = Non-inverting (Positive)
    Pin 3 = Inverting (Negative)

    Frequency Response

    DC - 20 kHz (44.1 kHz sample rate)
    DC - 22 kHz (48 kHz sample rate)
    DC - 40 kHz (88.2 kHz sample rate)
    DC - 44 kHz (96 kHz sample rate)
    DC - 60 kHz (176.4 kHz sample rate)
    DC - 66 kHz (192 kHz sample rate)
    DC - 20 kHz (DSD64)
    DC - 40 kHz (DSD128)
    DC - 80 kHz (DSD256)

    USB Audio Output Signal

    Class 2 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, and 192 kHz at 24 bits
    Class 1 44.1, 48, 88.2 and 96 kHz at 24 bits

    AES/EBU Output Signal

    44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4 and 192 kHz at 24 bits

    Word Clock Output Signal

    44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4 and 192 kHz

    DSD Output Signal

    SDIF-2: 64x, 128x, and 256x
    SDIF-3: 64x and 128x

    AES/EBU XLR

    110Ω, transformer-isolated

    Word Clock / DSD BNCs

    75Ω, transformer-isolated

    Power Consumption

    25 watts

    Dimensions

    8.5"W x 12"D x 3"H (21.5cm x 30.5cm x 7.5cm)

    Weight

    5 pounds (2.3 kg)

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