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DACs, Streamers & Music Centres

****All stocked products have a 30 day unconditional money back guarantee if not completely satisfied.  We pay the freight back****
(Applies anywhere in Australia.)


Reference DS-1 (Streamer) and Reference DB-1 (Dac)

Battery powered DS-1 Streamer and Battery powered DB-1 Dac for zero main noise and interference.

DS-1 $2,700. DB-1 $3,100

DS-1 is the flagship streamer.  It runs off a battery for 10 hours of playing for total mains isolation.  Automatic switching to power when needed.  Automating charging when switched off.
* Web-based control interface. Use it with any browser, with any device:
* Includes DSD512 22.5MHz 1bit playback and PCM 44.1–768kHz 16–32bit.
* Upsampling and downsampling to every supported format. Supports DoP (DSD over PCM) for Coaxial RCA, Coaxial BNC & AES/EUB SPDIF.
*. Native support for TIDAL, Qobuz, Web radio giving you access to tens of millions of songs.


DB-01 is the flagship DAC.  Also runs off a battery, same as DS-1 for stunning musicality and a dead silent background, and a huge sound stage.  Supports all file types and resolutions.


Reference CDS8

High Definition Music Streamer , DAC and  CD Player

Direct: $3,950

A stunningly musical and versatile flagship DAC /Streamer/CD Player, which projects an astonishingly musical, huge 3-Dimensional soundstage.

Easy to set up by connecting to a LAN line or using its own hot Spot to connect to your Wi Fi, then controllable from any device with a browser, make a favorite or play list or connect to Internet radio. 



Reference 8 Pro

High Definition Music Streamer and tube output stage DAC.

Direct: $3,690

The Reference 8 Pro is the the third generation of Consonance  audiophile music players. It uses ARMv71.5Ghz quad-core CPUs for a stunningly musical digital processing, and high definition audio playback. It is simple to control the Reference 8 Pro thanks to its slick Web-based control interface, which can be used with any browser, and with any device: Mac, Pc, Android, iOS or anything with a browser.  Also volume control, via your device.


Everything from configuration to Playback is just a fingertip away.  It will stream from any Streaming service, via Apple Play, or similar at stunning resolution, or from up to 3 USB Hard Drives, or will Bookmark and stream all Internet Radio


CDS 120

High definition CD play with integral Streamer and DAC


CDS120 is a complete Music Centre with a CD player/Streamer/DAC, which gives the Consonance hallmark stunningly large, 3 Dimensional soundstage and unmatched musicality to make your music an experience, Rip your CDs or downloads to a HD, or stream from the internet of just play the CD. 

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X5 and X5 Pro (Integrated DAC) audio streaming interface

Allows streaming from USB Hard Drives or Network or Internet Radio to any DAC with USB input at any resolution

Direct: X5 - $850.  X 5 Pro - $1,270

The X5 is a specially designed HD streaming device. It connects a DAC through the USB2.0 port and uses a simple browser. Both stored and network files will play equally well. The browser UI is simple and easy to use.  It allows streaming via Apple CarPlay or Android Auto at High Definition or Bluetooth at reduced resolution.  It also allows direct streaming and Bookmarking of any internet radio station.

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