dCS Bartók APEX review in Stereophile

Herb Reichert wrote a review of the dCS Bartók APEX in Stereophile just the other day. He is referring to his friend Gaucho, who is on this community too :wink:


Thanks Erno.
However I spotted one gross error in this article:
‘‘According to Technical Editor John Atkinson, dCS’s Ring DAC is a 5-bit R-2R topology’’.
No, dCS’s Ring DAC is definitely not a R-2R topology; it is a 5-bit unitary weighted (thermometer coded) DAC.


Indeed Martin :+1:

For explanation, see here: