D3 24-bit DAC

Can I use the D3 with an Apple iPhone or iPad?
Yes! You will need an Apple USB camera adapter, and a self powered USB hub. We've tested this with the D-link DUB-H4 and DUB-H7, and it works well. Her...
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:47 AM
Will D3 work with lower impedance headphones such as my Beyerdynamic DT-990 and Hifiman HE500?
D3 can easily drive headphones with impedances as low as 10 ohms.
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:47 AM
Where can I download drivers for the D3?
The D3 is a USB Plug-and-Play audio device. This means that the drivers it uses are developed and provided by the developer of your computer's operatin...
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:48 AM
How easy is it to set up the D3?
Plug the D3 into a USB port on your computer (If possible, pick the higher speed port), and plug your headphones, powered speakers, or stereo system into th...
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:48 AM
How is volume controlled on the D3?
The primary volume adjustment for D3 is the system volume. This interacts directly with circuitry in the D3 to control volume at the output. You can also us...
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:49 AM
Is D3 USB input isochronous or asynchronous?
The D3 is asynchronous, using dual clocking circuits to provide the greatest possible isolation between the system clock and the D3 DAC clock.  
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:49 AM
Will the D3 work with USB 1.1?
Yes, however, note that 24/96 HD digital audio pushes the limits of USB 1.1 speeds. Due to this it's highly recommended that you connect to a higher-spe...
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:50 AM
How do I make sure that the D3 DAC is set to 24-bit/96KHz audio?
If using a Mac, open the Audio MIDI Setup utility in Applications->Utilities, choose "Audioengine D3" under audio devices and check that the for...
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:50 AM
I'm having trouble using my D3 with Foobar in WASAPI and KS mode. What do I do?
In the Foobar control panel, under Preferences->Output, set the buffer length to minimum. A few customers have mentioned that WASAPI mode is more stable w...
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:50 AM
What media player software and audio file formats are compatible with the D3 when using it with a computer?
When connected via USB with a computer, the D3 acts like a USB sound-card. Because of this, once it's set as your default playback device, it should wor...
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 at 11:51 AM