Yamaha DA Converter DA824

Precision 24-bit DA converters deliver 8 channels of top-quality analog audio output.

  • High quality 24-bit digital-to-analog converters.
  • Balanced XLR and 1/4″ phone jack output connectors.
  • Maximum +4, +15, +18, or +24 dBm output level individually selectable for each channel.
  • Expansion slot supports optional mini-YGDAI cards for AES/EBU, ADAT and TASCAM digital formta.
  • Word clock input and thru connectors.
  • Signal, nominal, and peak LED indicators.


Sampling frequency rateExternal44.1kHz/88.2kHz (-10%) - 48kHz/96kHz (+6%)
Signal delay0.57ms
Total harmonic distortionLess than 0.05% (20Hz-20kHz)
Frequency response0, +1, -3dB 20Hz-20kHz
Dynamic rangeDA: 110dB
Hum & noise levelResidual output noise-92dBu
Power requirementsDepend on area of purchase; AC100V, 120V or 220-240V; 50/60Hz
Power consumption40W
DimensionsW480mm; 18-7/8in
H97.5mm; 3-13/16in
D366.8mm; 14-7/16in
Net weight7.5kg; 16.5lbs
AccessoriesOwner's manual