Be prepared for future digital music technologies with the C49 Preamplifier. The C49 features the McIntosh DA1 Digital Audio Module, which can be replaced by new modules as new digital audio technologies are developed. This allows you to keep your C49 up-to-date with digital music formats and viable well into the future.
13 inputs (7 analog + 6 digital)
Supports up to DSD256 files
Comes with DA1 Digital Audio Module installed
Optional dealer installed upgrade to DA2 Digital Audio Module available
“Better detail, better soundstage, better coherence… Whether I was listening to my CD collection or some hi-res, the music sounded much more lush and full of body than my current setup. It was more organic and more real.” – Secrets of Home Theater and High Fidelity