Akurate DS (Exakt Variant)

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Product info

  • Product Name: Akurate DS/2 (Variant 2015)
  • Date of Introduction: April 2015
Replaced by Akurate DS/3 in 2018
  • Type: Digital music player

Support

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Manuals

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Remote Control manual

Product setup:Konfig user manual

Space Optimisation (Advanced)

Surround Sound with Exakt systems

Safety Information

Warranty Terms and Conditions

Third Party Software Copyright

Network Setup

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DS Entry Level System Setup

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Back Panel Connections

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  1. MAINS INPUT - To connect to the mains electricity supply.
  2. EARTH GROUND - To connect to an earthing terminal if no mains earth is available or to join to the earths of other products in the system to improve performance in areas of poor/noisy electrical earth conditions.
  3. ETHERNET - To connect to a network (100Base-T)
  4. FALLBACK - To put the device into Fallback mode (used when reprogramming)
  5. RS232 PORTS - To connect to Linn devices that don't have ethernet.
  6. DIGITAL OUTPUT - To connect to an external DAC or computer that has an Spdif input.
  7. BALANCED AUDIO OUTPUTS - To connect to a preamplifier (or power amplifier when internal volume control is enabled) with balanced (XLR) analogue inputs.
  8. UNBALANCED AUDIO OUTPUTS - To connect to a preamplifier (or power amplifier when internal volume control is enabled) with unbalanced (RCA) analogue inputs.
  9. EXAKT LINK - To connect to Exakt compatible devices (Exaktbox, Exakt Speakers, Urika II etc)

Front Panel Connections

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  1. SOURCE SELECT BUTTON - Changes to the next source
  2. SKIP TRACK BUTTONS - Skips to the previous/next track
  3. STOP BUTTON - Stops playing the current track
  4. PLAY BUTTON - Starts playing the current track
  5. STANDBY BUTTON - Brings the product in/out of standby
  6. POWER SWITCH - Switches the power on/off
  7. FRONT PANEL DISPLAY

Installation

Please read the following carefully before installing the unit in your system – your unit may need to be reconfigured by your Linn retailer.


Exakt options

Exakt usage with the Akurate DSM/1 can be found in Akurate_Exakt_System

To enable Exakt options on the Exakt DS ensure that the internal volume control is turn ON in Konfig.

FAQ's

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