RME’s reference AD/DA converter is a host of devices all put together into one unit, with a simple and mostly automated way of using it right out of the box. A unit with the industry’s biggest footprint per feature ratio, excellent tech specs, crystal clear and transparent sound signature, and two extremely powerful headphone outputs. The new ADI-2 Pro FSR Black Edition features the AK4493 chip, slightly improved specs, and comes with the new extended Multi-Remote Control (MRC).
1 x Stereo Analog I/O
1 x ADAT I/O
1 x SPDIF I/O
1 x AES I/O
RME USB 2.0
2 x Phones Output
Class Compliant Mode
RME's anniversary reference AD/DA converter is:
A high-end AD/DA converter in professional studio quality
A double headphone amplifier in true high-end quality
A USB DAC like no other - the most versatile and capable one
A high-end AD/DA frontend and headphone amp for iPad / iPhone
A multi-format converter (AES, SPDIF, ADAT) with a monitoring function
A DSD record and playback solution
An AD/DA frontend for audio measurement at up to 768 kHz sample rate
Ultra-fidelity PCM/DSD 768 kHz AD/DA Converter
As the most flexible converter available, the ADI-2 Pro offers balanced/unbalanced analog I/Os, double Extreme Power headphone outputs, SteadyClock III, 4-stage hardware input and output level control, DSP-based signal processing, external power supply operation, Class Compliant USB compatibility, sample rates up to 768 kHz as well as DSD record and Direct DSD playback (256 / 11.2 MHz).
Analog or Digital - Options Galore
The ADI-2 Pro includes two servo-balanced analog inputs on combo XLR / TRS jacks, two separate balanced and unbalanced outputs on XLR and TS, two stereo Extreme Power headphone outputs on the front, an optical SPDIF I/O that also understands ADAT, and coaxial SPDIF (RCA) and AES I/O (XLR) via an included breakout cable. This universal set of I/O options offers superior quality and flexible connectivity to those who take a no-compromise approach to audio.
The USB 2.0 port is fully Class Compliant (UAC 2) for connection with compatible iOS devices and is also used for firmware updates. Including an external switched power supply with a lockable connector, the ADI-2 Pro can be easily powered from battery, opening up mobile applications as well as galvanically isolated use cases.
As a computer interface the ADI-2 Pro offers a stereo (2 in / 2 out) and a multichannel mode (6 in / 8 out). Compatibility with Mac OS X comes right out of the box. Under Windows, the ADI-2 Pro uses RME's MADIface series driver, for full WDM and ASIO compatibility and highest performance.