Audioquest DragonFly Black DAC USB



  • Medium output (1.2 volts) drives a wide range of headphones
  • 32-bit ESS 9010 DAC with minimum-phase filter
  • Analog volume control
  • Play all music files: MP3 to high-res
  • Asynchronous Class 1 USB data transfer using the Streamlength protocol

  • DragonFly Black outputs 1.2 volts—enough power to capably
    drive all preamplifier input circuits and all reasonably
    efficient headphones. Meanwhile, with its higher 2.1-volt
    output, DragonFly Red is compatible with an even wider
    range of headphones, including power-hungry, low-efficiency
    models. For reference, DragonFly 1.0 and 1.2 featured
    1.8-volt output.


    Audioquest DragonFly Black v1.5 USB Digital-to-Analog ConverterDragonFly Black is a USB digital-to-analog converter (DAC) designed to deliver cleaner clearer more naturally beautiful sound from any computer smartphone or tablet. DragonFly Blacks unique design allows for playback of any file type regardless of resolution. Natively DragonFly Black is capable of decoding 24-bit/96kHz data.DragonFly Black Features:USB Stick-Sized Digital-to-Analog ConverterPlays all music files: MP3 to high-resCompatible with Apple and Windows PCs as well as iOS and Android mobile devices (requires Apple Camera Adapter or Made for Android/OTG adapter)Drives headphones directlyFixed output feeds preamp or AV receiverAsynchronous transfer ensures digital timing integrityMedium output (1.2 volts) drives a wide range of headphones32-bit ESS 9010 DAC with minimum-phase filterAnalog volume controlWhat's in the Box:DragonFly Black v1.5 Asynchronous USB DACTravel PouchFlight ManualAudioquest DragonFly Black DAC Specifications:Supported Operating SystemsApple OS XApple iOSMicrosoft Windows (7 8.1 10)Android