TOPPING E30 USB DAC AK4493 32bit/768kHz DSD512 XMOS Black

TOPPING E30 USB DAC AK4993 32bit/768kHz DSD 512 XMOS Black
The E30 from Topping is a DAC with very advantageous compact dimensions and surprising performance given its small size.

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Topping E30

USB DAC 32bit-768kHz / DSD512 XMOS




Topping's E30 is a USB DAC with very compact dimensions and surprising performances for its size. It uses a AK4493 DAC chip which is among the most famous compopents in High Fidelity Audio for this purpose. It also uses a Xmos interface providing a clear and transparent connection to any digital sources with a USB output.

This DAC has a volume control function which can be bypassed to use it either with a preamplifier or directly with active speakers or a power amplifier.

Topping has not forgotten to work on the product looks, since the E30 has an elegant and readable display accompanied by a beautiful touch control button.


Review by Audio Science Review

Distortion levels are incredibly low at -120 dB and lower. The addition of noise takes SINAD down to 112 dB which is most competent for a small little DAC like this:

 test by the measurement forum Audio Science Review

AK4493 DAC & XMOS USB


Digital to Analog audio conversion uses a AK4493EQ 32-bit Dac chip.  This modernized version of the famous AK4490EQ benefits from better distortion and signal-noise ration than its parent while keeping all the technologies that made it popular. It includes the famous Velvet Sound technology with increasingly accurate digital filters.

The USB input is controlled by a XMOS interface that enables to properly support very high sampling frequencies (up to 768kHz 16 and 32bit). This component also provides native DSD  compatibility up to DSD512 in addition to the DOP256 support.

When starting DSD through Foobar, a plop can occurr at the beginning of tthe first track.

These components are rigorously integrated and allow the E30 to achieve a clear signal with an extremely low distortion rate of 0.0003%, less than -130dB crosstalk, 121dB signal noise ratio and 119dB measured dynamic range. This kind of performance is usually found in more expensive and bulky equipment.

Impressive connectivity for its size


Unlike the majority of compact DACs that use a micro USB port, Topping gave its E30 an USB-B port. Thus giving it is a great advantage in terms of robustness and lifespan over its competitors.

The eneregy requirements are low enough to allow direct power supply through the USB port. There is also a DC jack which is ideal for connecting the E30 to any Hi-Fi grade power-supply (LPSU) without using any adapter.

A Coaxial SPDIF and an Optical SPDIF input enable the DAC E30 to work with external digital sources. Multiple devices (CD player, TV, media platform or game console) can be connected and enjoy its excellent audio decoding capability.

Its SPDIF interface use a AK4118 low-jitter chip, which supports digital audio streams up to 24-bit / 192kHz.

The touch button on the front panel can be used to change the active source. The source selection can also be done using the included infra-red remote control.

The output is a simple RCA stereo connector with variable volume.

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Infrared remote control

The E30 comes with an sober infra-red remote to control all its functions remotely. This is a very rare feature in this price range.

Specifications
TypeDAC
DAC chipAK4493
Sample rate (USB)PCM: 44.1-768kHz 16-32bit
DSD: DSD64-512 (native)
Sample rate (Optical & Coax)PCM: 44.1-192kHz
DOP: DOP64-256
THD + N0.0003%
CrosstalkLess than -130dB
Ratio signal / noise121dB
Dynamic119dB
Dimensions3.2 x 10 x 12.5cm
Package content
DAC E30x1
Male USB-A to Male Jack DC cable 5.5/2.1mmx1
Male USB to Male USB-A cablex1
Remotex1
Manual (EN)x1
Warranty Cardx1
 
Data sheet
InputUSB-B
InputUSB
InputOptical
InputUSB 2.0
InputSPDIF
OutputRCA
DAC ChipAK4493EQ
Max sampling rate768kHz
Max sampling rateDSD512
ColorBlack
 
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Tout simplement excellent
Rien à dire, son superbe, utilisation fiable, dsd natif, compact, prix franchement incroyable vu la qualité.
Utilisation type de l'avis: via USB et avec le pilote ASIO téléchargé sur le site de topping, en mode DAC, SR: toutes, de 44khz à DSD256.

Seul manque pour moi et mon utilisation: une sortie XLR
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Une petite merveille
Un excellent DAC, avec une légère tendance chaleureuse mais une résolution et un niveau de détails très impressionnants ! Loin devant ma Sound BlasterX G6.

Point postif, le DAC peut être alimenté avec un cordon USB DC fourni, ou avec une alimentation secteur non fournie. Le fait d'avoir le choix est très appréciable car cela permet d'utiliser le DAC en semi-nomade sans avoir de prise secteur à disposition.

Le contrôle de volume est appréciable également, mais malheureusement uniquement via la télécommande dont les piles ne sont pas fournies.

Les trois entrées numérique permettent aussi de pouvoir basculer facilement entre plusieurs appareils (USB, Toslink, Coaxial) le tout sans avoir besoin de driver.

Je recommande chaudement ce petit DAC !
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Wonderful!
It is a dac not expensive which has a warm and detailled sound. The remote control completes the product.
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Excellent produit
Après quelques recherches sur internet, je suis tombé sur ce DAC de conception récente. Notamment, le site suivant et les comparaisons proposées m'ont bien aidé :
https://www.audiosciencereview.com/forum/index.php?threads/topping-e30-dac-review.12119/

Je cherchais un remplacer un autre appareil de même type acheté il y a 4 ans. Et bien le E30 est un très bon choix. Je l'utilise comme source pour mon amplificateur Hifi. Il est raccordé en sortie (avec le branchement USB) d'un raspberry pi qui joue le rôle de lecteur réseau . Il est aussi raccordé en sortie de mon lecteur CD (branchement optique). Le E30 reçoit son courant d'une alimentation linéaire régulée de chez Audiophonics.

Le son de ce DAC est bien détaillé (bien plus que mon matériel précédent). L'image sonore est précise, la localisation des instruments ressort bien. Le son sait être enveloppant. Les basses sont propres. J'ai plaisir à l'écouter.
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Bon produit
Top produit, au niveau son impossible de le distinguer du Sanskrit 10TH 2eme édition.

Topping: 2 modes, dac avec affichage de la fréquence ou pré-ampli avec affichage du volume.
3 niveaux de luminosité de l'affichage, qui ne peut pas être supprimé

Sanskrit : affichage de la fréquence et indication du volume si action,
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The E30 from Topping is a DAC with very advantageous compact dimensions and surprising performance given its small size.

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