Chord CODE X Choral Music Streamer

Chord



Combining simplistic interfaces with multi-award winning FPGA DAC technology and UPnP/DLNA compatibility is what makes a Chord streamer the most refined, satisfying, listening experience.

The CodeX is our dedicated streamer for the Choral range and brings advanced music streaming to the line-up for the first time. By featuring our bespoke FPGA DAC technology, the CodeX can rightly be described as one of the world’s most advanced uPnP network music players. Featuring DSD 128 file support, 384kHz playback over USB and much of the technology implemented in our flagship streamer, the DSX1000, the CodeX is a highly capable addition to the Coral line, home of the DAVE DAC.

The CodeX is one of the world’s first streaming products to offer the very latest DSD 128 playback over USB and DSD 64, plus 192kHz PCM over Ethernet. It also offers PCM decoding at up to 384kHz, making it fully compatible with the latest ultra-high-resolution music files. With our proprietary DAC technology inside, the CodeX has a significant sonic advantage over ordinary network players with off-the-shelf DAC chips.

Highly flexible, the new CodeX also boasts both USB and coaxial digital inputs which can be used to take full advantage of the device’s bespoke DAC stage. It also offers our proprietary remote motor-controlled analogue volume potentiometer, which gives highly accurate volume adjustment without the problems and low-level distortions associated with digital volume controls normally found in streaming products. With app and remote control, the CodeX is simple to use, too.

Perfect with: Mezzo 75, Prima, SPM 1050 MKll

KEY FEATURES

  • Chord Custom FPGA DAC
  • 192kHz RJ45 Network Input
  • 384kHz Type B USB Input
  • 384kHz BNC Coax Inputs
  • ¼" Headphone Output
  • 1x Unbalanced RCA Outputs
  • 384kHz BNC Coax Output
  • Standalone Preamp Function
  • Companion App Available
  • UPnP Ready
  • DNLA Ready
  • Configurable Crossfeed
  • 12v On/Off System Trigger
  • Supports up to 384kHz
  • DSD 64 (2x) Capable
  • DSD Transmitted via DoP
  • Solid Aluminium Chassis

Main Features:

  • 44.1kHz to 192kHz via Ethernet and Coax BNC – 44.1kHz to 384kHz via USB
  • CNC Milled Aluminium Chassis
  • iOS and Android App Available
  • Supports: WMA-9, MP3, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, ALAC, AIFF (96kHz), FLAC, WAV (192kHz), and DSD 64 (DoP) 

Network Input:

  • 1x RJ45 Ethernet Input 

Digital Inputs:

  • 1 x 75 ohm BNC Input
  • 1x Type B USB Input 

Digital Outputs:

  • 1 x 75 ohm BNC Output 

Analogue Outputs:

  • 1x Unbalanced Stereo RCA Output
  • 1x Balanced XLR Stereo Output

Frequency Range: 20Hz – 20kHz +/- 0.2dB

Harmonic Distortion: 103dB

Channel Separation: > 115dB @ 1kHz

Dynamic Range: 118dB

Supported Sample Frequencies: 44.1kHz to 192kHz via Ethernet and Coax BNC – 44.1kHz to 384kHz via USB

Line Level Output: 4v RMS Balanced – 2v RMS Unbalanced

Output Impedance: 75Ω

Power Consumption: 20w

Operating Voltage: 85v – 270v AC (50 – 60Hz) Auto Switching

Dimensions: 338mm (w) x 145mm (d) x 60mm (h)

Weight: 7kg

INCLUDED ACCESSORIES

  • 2m Ethernet Cable
  • 1.5m 10a Mains IEC Power Lead
  • Reference Code X Remote
  • Code X Owners Manual

OTHER ACCESSORIES & CUSTOM OPTIONS

Precision machined from a solid block of aircraft grade aluminium, a work of art on its own, the Ensemble Stand is irrefutably the most satisfying way to display your Choral system components or stack. 

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