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Lynx Aurora (n) 8-DNT 8-Channel AD/DA Converter with Dante Interface

8-channel AD/DA converter with 24-bit/192 kHz conversion, Dante connectivity via preinstalled LT-DNT option card and 2 audiophile-grade headhpone outputs
MFR# LYN-AN08DNT-RTL

Product Description

The Lynx Studio Technology Aurora (n) line represents a quantum leap in the performance, flexibility, channel count and features of available A/D and D/A converters — and in value. The 1RU modular platform, a complete redesign of the original Aurora, is available here with 8 channel line I/O and Dante connectivity.

PRE-INSTALLED LT-DANTE INTERFACE

The LT-DANTE is a two-port expansion card that supports the Dante audio networking standard adopted by a multitude of audio manufacturers for use in live, studio, broadcast and commercial installation applications.

  • Allows for easy connectivity to a Dante audio network for your Hilo or Aurora convertors
  • Extremely low latency
  • Uses standard and affordable CAT 5 and CAT 6 cables
  • Supports up to 32-channels @96 kHz, 16-channels @192 kHz

TRANSPARENCY

Signal coloration is additive and can kill an otherwise pristine mix. That’s why a colored mix begins to collapse while the transparent mix has space, definition and a level of detail that is simply unattainable with converters that add color and distortion. Lynx’s hallmark sonic transparency is why Lynx converters are being used in the most mission-critical audio applications and in the world’s finest recording facilities. Lynx converters have been specified for their uncanny ability to convert signals without adding any artifacts or color.

For audio engineers and producers demanding the most pristine recordings and mixes Lynx is the converter of choice at facilities like Dolby’s new mega complex of audio research, Skywalker Sound, NPR, and the Smithsonian Institute. Lynx converters pass the most stringent tests and shoot outs to become the sought after converters for these discerning professionals. Precision matters more than ever and there is no place for even the slightest coloration or degradation of the signal.

DISCRETE CONVERTER ARRAY

Some manufacturers use multiple converters on a single chip. While that is one way to fit many converter channels in a single rack space while lowering costs, it comes at a steep cost in performance. At Lynx, the analog signal path for each channel has been designed as a self-contained and shielded circuit. Each channel pair has its own dedicated conversion device. This has many sonic advantages by significantly reducing crosstalk and distortion while increasing dynamic range and performance.

HILO CONVERTER TECHNOLOGY (HCT)

Design and technology borrowed from the development of the Hilo is used to significantly improve specifications and transparency over previous models while attaining stunning Hilo-like performance.

SYNCHROLOCK 2

All new SynchroLock 2 high-performance sample clock technology provides a whopping 300,000:1 reduction in jitter, 5 second lock time and absolute accuracy. Word clock I/O provides one input and three outputs on BNC connectors.

FEATURES:

  • 8-channel AD/DA conversion at up to 24-bit/192 kHz
  • 1-in 3-out word clock with Lynx’s second generation SynchroLock 2 technology
  • Future-proof LSlot design with swappable USB, Thunderbolt, ProTools and Dante cards
  • Full Windows and OSX compatibility
  • Onboard 32-channel digital mixer for flexible I/O routing
  • Road-ready rack-mount reinforced chassis
  • Designed and built in Southern California, USA

Product Specifications

Condition New
Chassis 19-inch Rack-mount
Rack Spaces 1U
Channels 8-Channel
Input Connectors BNC, Analog DB25
Output Connectors BNC, Analog DB25
Clock I/O In, Out
Maximum Sampling Rate 192 kHz
Digital Format Dante

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