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Gold Note DS-10


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DS-10 is designed to cover the needs of the contemporary audiophile completing any audio system offering almost all kind of Internet and Digital connectivity with the purity of the premium Gold Note High-End audio sound performance in a convenient elegant shape. DS-10 is an innovative D/A Converter inspired from the acclaimed top model DS-1000 merging the extended features of IS-1000 All-In-One unit adding even something more. Most importantly, it’s quick to install and easy to use every day making DS-10 a complete unit to be integrated into any High-End audio system. DS-10 is a new generation D/A Converter & UPnP, DLNA Streamer created to revolution any audio system being able to browse Web Streaming Players and Digital Sources. DS-10 can be matched with traditional CD players, TV or Media Servers as well as it is compatible with almost all internet services including Roon, Tidal, Qobuz, Airplay, Spotify, Deezer, V-Tuner, from which it can play DSD, PCM & MQA formats all to enjoy real “High-End Audio” as a new refreshing experience, hassle and cable free. You can connect your devices via Wifi/LAN but also via the last generation high definition digital Bluetooth 5.0 to guarantee best performance and easy connectivity with any device matched. Thanks to its versatile design DS-10 converts D/A audio via S/PDIF coaxial, TOS-optical, AES asynchronous PCM 24bit/192kHz inputs, one USB-B Host asynchronous for native and DoP DSD64/128 and PCM up to 32bit/384kHz. It also plays directly from HardDisk and USB sticks (FAT32/NTFS) via USB-A directly. DS-10 is a true High-End Audio DAC capable of audiophile sound from digital files featuring Streamer & Network Player functions to help enjoying your favorite music always with the greatest audio quality, fully controlled via App, remote and front knob to make it works super easily. DS-10 features an On/Off switchable High-End audio analogue preamp stage synchronized with all the remote control including a computer App which let the unit always play via the analogue stage, even with web players, guaranteeing the best performance ever. DS-10 features a professional 6.3mm headphone output with a proprietary design which allows selecting the sensitivity to drive almost any kind of headphone of the market. It will always be playing pure audio without compromise. No digital, no poor quality volume controls. DS-10 features a great mechanical structure made of solid machined aluminium which guarantees low frequency resonance and magnetic inertial field. The compact and iconic air vent design derives straight from the acclaimed PH-10 phono stage. Finishes: Brushed Aluminium Black, Silver or Gold with choice of Black, Silver or Gold Inserts!!



  • D/A Converter native PCM up to 32bit/384kHz & DSD 64/128 native, via DoP and PCM. S treamer & Network Player PCM
  • and DSD64. Frequency response: 20Hz 20kHz +/ 0.1dB. THD Total Harmonic Distort ion: 0.001% max. Signal to Noise ratio: 125dB.
  • Dynamic range: 120dB. Output impedance: 50ohm. Power Consu
  • mption 30W. Preamp Stage Volume Control: enabled/disabled by remote.
  • Supported Audio Formats: AIFF (.aif, .aiff, .aifc), ALAC, WAV (.wav) packed/unpacked, FLAC, WmA Windows media Audio 9
  • WAX Windows media audio metafiles, ASX Advanced Stream Redirector (.asx), MP3, DSD (.dsf & .dff via USB).
  • Dimensions & Weight: 220mm Length / 80mm Height / 260mm Depth / 4 kg
  • DIGITAL INPUTS 1 x Ethernet LAN & Wi Fi (DSD64 via PCM) Resolution: PCM up to 24bit/192kHz . 1x RCA S/PDIF coaxial PCM asynchronous up to
  • 24bit/192kHz . 2x TOS optical PCM asynchronous up to 24bit/192kHz . 1x AES/EBU balanced PCM asynchronous up to 24bit/192kHz
  • USB B asynchronous native and DoP DSD64/128 and PCM up to 32bit/384kHz . 1x USB A port to feed USB flash memor ies and HDD,
  • FAT32/NTFS formatted playing DSD64 and PCM up to 24bit/192kHz . Supported Medio Servers: Minim, Bubble UPnP, all UPnP certified
  • media servers.
  • Line output level (fixed):
  • 1x Stereo RCA @ 1 Volt and 1x Balanced XLR @ 4Volt
  • LAN/WLAN WiFi: 802.11b/g via RJ45 10/100Mbps socket and Antenna playing native and DoP DSD64/128 and PCM up to 24bit/192kHz
  • Bluetooth 5.0 . Infrared remote: RC5 proprietary code