STAX just introduced the SRM-D10 II portable amplifier, available for sale from the first quarter of 2024. Featuring significant updates from the original SRM-D10, the SRM-D10 II continues to elevate listening experiences for STAX fans worldwide.
The SRM-D10 II is a result of STAX’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of audio technology. It incorporates cutting-edge features, meticulously crafted components, and a sleek design to provide audiophiles and professionals with a listening experience like no other.
“As we continue to celebrate STAX’ 85th anniversary, it is a timely reminder of how far the brand has come in its pursuit of audio excellence. The SRM-D10 II showcases an upgraded decoder chip from its predecessor, the AKM4493 for an improved audio processing and enhanced sound performance,” said Douglas Ip, Head of Sales & Marketing, STAX International.
“This release shows our dedication to improving STAX transportability as well, so that the STAX listener has the option to carry their in-ears or earspeakers with a quality portable amp. Ideally, this new iteration of the STAX portable amplifier will become a part of their audiophile toolbox.”
STAX SRM-D10 II Key Features:
- Enhanced Sound Quality: The SRM-D10 II utilizes hardware decoding and high-quality audio capacitors to deliver unparalleled sound quality, ensuring every note is crisp and every detail is vivid.
- DSD and PCM Support: With support for DSD sampling rates up to DSD256 and PCM sampling rates up to 384kHz/32bit, the SRM-D10 II can faithfully reproduce high-resolution audio formats, preserving the artist’s original intention.
- High-Quality Power Amplifier: The SRM-D10 II is equipped with a high-quality power amplifier, providing outstanding performance and remarkable power, allowing you to experience music in its purest form.
- High Voltage Output: A robust DC 580V DC bias enhances the amplifier’s output, resulting in a more dynamic and powerful soundstage.
- Rugged Aluminium Alloy Shell: The aluminum alloy shell not only exudes a sleek, modern design but also offers higher strength and corrosion resistance, ensuring the SRM-D10 II is built to last.
- Versatile Connectivity: The SRM-D10 II supports both USB digital and 3.5mm analog audio inputs, offering flexibility in connecting to a wide range of devices.
- Compatibility: Designed to complement all STAX PRO-type headphones, the SRM-D10 II ensures that you can enjoy the full potential of your earspeakers.
- Rated input level: 230mV (100V output)
- Maximum input level: 10V (minimum volume in Line In input)
- Gain: 53dB (450 times)
- Harmonic distortion: ≤0.025% / 1kHz-10kHz
- Input impedance: 10KΩ (Line In input)
- Maximum output voltage: 200Vr.m.s / 100Hz-10kHz
- Supply voltage: DC 5V/9V/12V/15V
- Power consumption: 6.4W (USB input) 5W (Line In input)
- DSD Support: Up to DSD256
- PCM Support: Up to 384kHz/32bit
- Amplifier: High-Quality Power Amplifier
- Output Bias: DC 580V
- Shell Material: Aluminium Alloy
- Input Options: USB Type-C, 3.5mm Analog
- Compatibility: Suitable for all STAX PRO-type headphones