The C5 is the solid-state output model of Metronome range of converters. According to your needs regarding high-resolution music, you will chose the SIgnature version (PCM reading up to 192 kHz) or the Plus version for DSD.
Métronome remains loyal for years to the Japanese converters manufacturer Asahi Kasei, renown for their great musical properties.
This choice, combined to fine and proprietary electronics results in a high sound reproduction.
Coming in low front plate, C5 will perfectly integrate your system, in Black or Silver Aluminum finishings.
C5 Signature :
24 bits / 192 kHz en delta-sigma
C5 + :
32 bits / 384 kHz en dual-mono
Internal characteristics :
Dynamic range : 175 dB / Distorsion + noise : -140 dB
Internal processor 32 bit / Frequency bands 32 to 211 kHz
Analogic output :
Class A Polarization
Bandwidth : 10 Hz - 20 kHz +/- 0.1 dB
Dynamic range : 140 dB
Digital inputs :
All inputs accept signals from 44.1 to 192 kHz :
S/PDIF 75 Ohms RCA connector
AES/EBU 110 Ohms XLR connector
Optique Toslink connector
USB type B : PCM signals from 44.1 to 192 kHz for C5, PCM et DSD from 44.1 à 384 kHz on C5+
Analogic outputs :
Unbalanced 3 V RMS @0dB -47 KOhms – RCA connectors
Balanced 3 V RMS @0 dB - 600 Ohms – XLR connectors
Power supply :
3 toroidal transformers with 7 independent regulation lines
100 VAC - 50/60 Hz Japan
120/240 VAC - 50/60 Hz Other countries
Other characteristics :
Consumption : 35 VA
Dim. (LxHxP) : 450 x 85 x 435 mm
Weight : 11 kg