SOtM sDP-1000 DAC Preamplifier

The new SOtM (Soul Of the Music) battery-powered sDP-1000 DAC Preamplifier ($TBD) supports up to 32-bit/192kHz and DSD via USB. The preamp section offers analog RCA inputs as well as balanced XLR and digital inputs include AES/EBU, BNC, asynchronous USB, Coax and Optical S/PDIF. There are two battery packs that run in tandem so that one automatically charges while the other provides the power and the switching between the two is also handled automatically so you always have power without having to think about it.

Also on display was the SOtM sMS-1000 ($2,499 w/SOtM tX-USB output, $2,699 w/SOtM tX-USB, S/PDIF Toslink, S/PDIF Coax, AES/EBU XLR output, $2,990 SOtM tX-USB, balanced and unbalanced analog output) Linux-based DLNA music server that sports USB, Coax, Optical, AES/EBU, and analog outputs. The sMS-1000 automatically rips and tags CDs and DVDs to the internal 2TB HDD (3TB available) and supports FLAC, WAV, DSD, APE, MP3, WMA and more. There's a web-based GUI as well as a third party app for Android and iOS devices.