Price List
Retail Prices
All prices effective 5/12 and subject to change without notice. Prices in US$
and do NOT include VAT or Shipping. Prices in individual countries will vary.
Platinum DAC IV (without power base)
$5995
Include Platinum Stepped Attenuator - The Volume is controlled in 2 dB steps from 0 to -68 dB. The Volume Control is completely
bypassed when at 0 dB. The volume control can be applied to the analog inputs or the inputs can bypass the volume control. Trim
and balance can be selected in the DAC menus to match the DAC output to an external analog input.
add $1795
Add aluminum remote - The DAC IV includes the basic MSB DAC remote. This option adds the aluminum multi-product remote that
operates the DAC, Data CD IV and iLink II. This remote is included with the Data CD IV.
add $85
Add 384 Upsampler - This upgrade offers several advancements: It upsamples 44.1, 88.2 and 176.4 to 352.8 kHz at a resolution of
32 bits, and it upsamples 48, 96 and 192 to 384 kHz at a resolution of 32 bits. What you can expect to hear is improved clarity and
reduced harshness, at the same time. This option can be turned on and off with a front panel button.
add $995
Include filter suite - This upgrade adds a full suite of MSB filters that you can select from. It also gives you free access to new filters
developed by MSB in the future. Digital Filters are really key to fine tuning the kind of sound you like.
add $995
Platinum Power Base (runs one DAC and one Transport)
add $3495
Signature DAC IV (without power base)
$13,995
Include Signature Stepped Attenuator - The Signature Volume Module is controlled in 1 dB steps from +9 to -69 dB. The Volume
Control is completely bypassed when at 0 dB. The volume control can be applied to the analog inputs or the inputs can bypass the
volume control. Trim and balance can be selected in the DAC menus to match the DAC output to an external analog input.
Signature Power Base (runs one DAC or ADC and one Transport)
Diamond DAC IV (without power base)
add $2295
add $4995
$21,995
Include Diamond Stepped Attenuator - Volume is controlled in 1 dB steps from +9 to -69 dB. The Volume Control is completely
bypassed when at 0 dB. The Diamond volume control is hand selected and carefully shielded for a truly transparent volume control.
The volume control can be applied to the analog inputs or the inputs can bypass the volume control. Trim and balance can be
selected in the DAC menus to match the DAC output to an external analog input.
Diamond Power Base (runs one DAC or ADC and one Transport)
add $2995
add $5995
Options for all DAC IVs
Include PRO I2S Input - This input option adds an additional MSB Network input. It can be configured to be either a ground isolated
MSB Network I or a new MSB Network II. This input is required for the Signature level transports.
Add USB1 48 kHz Input - USB1 will work to 48k with no special drivers, installation or preparation on the computer. Plug it in and go.
Add USB2 192 kHz Input - USB2 Standard 192 is a more advanced option, with bit-perfect playback of all files up to 192 kHz. Plug
and play on the MAC, but MSB drivers will need to be installed on the PC.
Add USB2 Signature 384 kHz Input - The USB2 Signature 384 upgrade will play all files up to 384 kHz with exceptional quality.
Plug and play on the MAC, but MSB drivers will need to be installed on the PC.
add $995
add $495
add $995
add $1395
Include Second Analog Input - There are two possible upgrades to add an additional analog input. One adds another balanced input,
the other a single-ended input. The single-ended converts the Alternate Analog Output into an additional single-ended analog input. A
second balanced input can be added by using the two AUX inputs for two more XLR inputs. Both can either bypass or use the volume
control and is fully selectable.
add $995
Include iLink II - This upgrade provides an iPod input in the cover. This second generation MSB iLink will work with all unmodified
iPods since the Generation 5 iPod Video used by the iLink. It provides a high-quality digital link to the iPod and occupies one of the
optional digital inputs. This is a field installable upgrade that only requires replacing the cover. iPod not included.
add $1995
Include Galaxy Femtosecond Clock Upgrade - This user installable upgrade replaces the existing clocks with new clocks with jitter
less than 77 femtoseconds, a new world reference.
add $9950
Adds front and remote control to Power Base - The Power Base is controlled with a switch on the rear panel. This upgrade
provides a front panel switch as well as remote receiver so the power supply can be turned on and off with the MSB remote.
add $485
New!
Analog DAC (with outboard Desktop Power Supply and One Digital input module)
$6995
Add Volume - The Volume is controlled in 1 dB steps from +9 to -69 dB. The Volume Control is completely bypassed when at 0 dB.
The volume control can be applied to the analog inputs or the inputs can bypass the volume control. Includes Display and front panel
volume knob as well as input select button.
add $995
Add aluminum remote - The Analog DAC includes the basic MSB DAC remote. This option adds the aluminum multi-product remote
that operates the DAC, Data CD IV and iLink II. This remote is included with the Data CD IV.
add $85
Add WiFi Control Module - This upgrade provides an internet based control option giving you complete control of all DAC functions
on your mobile device.
add $995
Add Additional Input Modules - Five Modules are currently available. You may pick any one to be included in your DAC. Up to two
more can be selected. They are Toslink and Coaxial S/PDIF, Balanced XLR AES/EBU, Isolated MSB Network, MSB ProI2S Input, USB2 384 kHz Input.
add $995
Upgrade Power Supply - Adds a high-power discrete Analog Linear power supply in same size package
add $2995
Signature Transport Power Base (runs one Transport only)
$3995
Platinum Data CD IV (without power base)
$3995
Include 384 Upsampler - This upgrade offers several advancements: It upsamples 44.1, 88.2 and 176.4 to 352.8 kHz at a resolution
of 32 bits, and it upsamples 48, 96 and 192 to 384 kHz at a resolution of 32 bits. The output frequency can be selected to be either
192 kHz (and 176.4) or 384 kHz (and 352.8). What is right for you? We would skip this option if you only plan to use an MSB DAC IV.
If you have other plans, we strongly recommend it.
add $995
Outboard Desktop Supply - Each Transport must be attached to a 12 Volt Power Supply. We recommend the MSB Platinum Power
Base (above). Where rack space is limited an outboard desktop supply is available.
add $595
Signature Data CD IV (without power base)
$7995
Universal Media Transport (without power base)
$3995
Outboard Desktop Supply - Each Transport must be attached to a 12 Volt Power Supply. We recommend the MSB Platinum Power
Base (above). Where rack space is limited an outboard desktop supply is available.
add $595
Zone Free - As a convenience we will pre install the JVB Digital Basic upgrade.
add $159
WiFi System Interface
$1950
Studio 8 ch Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC) (without power base)
$22,995
Stereo Reference Analog-to-Digital Converter (ADC) (without power base)
$22,995
Platinum Stereo S200 Amplifier
$14,995
Platinum Mono 203 Amplifier (per pair)
$27,500
Sample Systems
Here are some nice sample systems tailored for a particular life style and budget:
Universal Analog DAC System - $12,580 plus amp and speakers
Analog DAC with MSB Network input $6995
Volume Control
$ 995
Computer Based Music System - $15,670 plus amp and speakers
Platinum DAC IV
$5995
Volume Control
$1795
Upsampling to 384 kHz
$ 995
USB2, 384 kHz input
$1395
iLink II option
$1995
Platinum Power Base
$3495
Universal Media Player
Desktop Supply
$3995
$ 595
Universal High-Res. Multi-media System - $16,275 plus speakers
Platinum DAC IV
Volume Control
PRO I2S Input Option
Universal Media Transport
Platinum Power Base
$5995
$1795
$ 995
$3995
$3495
A musical system for the concert lover, with a CD focus - $41,270 and just add speakers
(Demonstrated by MSB at Shows and on the Road)
Signature DAC IV
$13,995
Signature Volume Control $ 2295
Data CD IV Transport
$ 3995
PRO I2S Input Option
$ 995
Signature Power Base
$ 4995
S200 Amplifier
$14,995
The Ultimate System for the Discerning Listener - $96,795 and add the finest speakers
Diamond DAC IV
Diamond Volume Control
PRO I2S Input Option
USB2, 384 kHz input
Galaxy Femtosecond Clock
Diamond Power Base
$21,995
$2995
$995
$1395
$9950
$5995
Signature Data CD IV Transport
Signature Transport Power Base
$7995
$3995
Universal Media Transport
Signature Transport Power Base
$3995
$3995
WiFi System Interface
$1995
Custom Colors are available:
Custom color, First category, add $350 per box
Custom color, Second category, add $250 per box
Custom color, Third category, add $150 per box.
M203 Monoblock Amplifier
$27,500
MSB Technology Corporation, 5601 Freedom Blvd, Aptos, CA 95003 (831)662-2800
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