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rLink (Discontinued)

SPDIF DAC (Coax / Optical)

SPDIF DAC (Coax / Optical)
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Using audiophile grade components and more than 25 years of digital audio experience

Arcam have engineered the rLink to be a simple, “plug and play” device. Simply connect either an optical or coaxial cable from the digital output of your device and a pair of analogue cables from the rLink to your HiFi system then switch on and enjoy!

The rLink is the perfect upgrade for set-top boxes, media streamers, game stations and computers.It also offers a simple and effective upgrade for older CD players, DAB radio tuners and a whole host of other digital audio devices.

Key Features

  • Audiophile grade Digital to Analogue Converter
  • Optical & Coaxial inputs
  • PCM 5102 24bit DAC
  • Simple “plug and play” installation
  • Discreet size and styling
  • High-end audio circuitry and components
  • High Quality Cast Aluminium casework

Technical specifications


  • DAC TI PCM5102

Audio Performance

  • Frequency response 10Hz — 20kHz, ±0.1dB
  • Total Harmonic Distortion + Noise 0.002%
  • Signal-to-noise ratio (A –Weighted) 106dB (24-bit)
  • Line output level 2.15Vrms

Digital Audio

  • Supported sample rates 44.1kHz, 48kHz, 88.2kHz, 96kHz, 192kHz
  • Bit depth 16-bit, 24-bit
  • Power requirements 0.7W max
  • Dimensions (wxdxh, mm) 75 x 100 x 26
  • Weight 350g
...has a sense of musicality that seems as happy tearing through Muse as it does with a Chopin Piano concerto.

Ed Selley - AV Forums

This is an excellent product that has arrived at a perfect time.

Ed Selley - AV Forums

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