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== '''Product info''' ==
 
== '''Product info''' ==
  
* ''Product Name:'' Akurate DS/3
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* ''Product Name:'' Akurate DS/3 (Variant 2018)
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::Other variants of this product can be found at<u> [[Akurate_DS_Variants|Akurate DS varinats]]</u><br>
  
 
* ''Date of Introduction:'' March 2018
 
* ''Date of Introduction:'' March 2018
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* ''Features''  
 
* ''Features''  
 
** [https://www.linn.co.uk/technology/katalyst Katalyst DAC Architecture]  
 
** [https://www.linn.co.uk/technology/katalyst Katalyst DAC Architecture]  
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** [[DSD Support]]
 
** [http://docs.linn.co.uk/wiki/index.php/Why_Linn_DS_is_the_best_way_to_play_CDs DS Design]
 
** [http://docs.linn.co.uk/wiki/index.php/Why_Linn_DS_is_the_best_way_to_play_CDs DS Design]
 
** [http://docs.linn.co.uk/wiki/index.php/Dynamik Dynamik Power Supply]
 
** [http://docs.linn.co.uk/wiki/index.php/Dynamik Dynamik Power Supply]
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== '''Latest software''' ==
 
== '''Latest software''' ==
 
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{{General:Latest_Product_SW}}
[http://www.linn.co.uk/ds_software Latest software releases]
 
 
 
[http://oss.linn.co.uk/trac Open source software]
 
  
 
== '''Manuals''' ==
 
== '''Manuals''' ==
  
[http://small.linncdn.com/product-catalogue/documents/Linn_Akurate_DS_Quickstart.pdf Quickstart Guide]
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{{General:Product_Manuals_Exakt}}
 
 
[http://docs.linn.co.uk/wiki/index.php/Konfig_Manual Konfig manual]
 
 
 
[[Kazoo Manual | Kazoo User Guide]]
 
 
 
[http://docs.linn.co.uk/wiki/index.php/DS_&_REM_019 Remote Control manual]
 
 
 
[[Advanced_Space_optimisation | Space Optimisation (Advanced)]]
 
 
 
[http://docs.linn.co.uk/wiki/images/1/1b/Linn_Safety_Info.pdf Safety Information]
 
 
 
[http://www.linn.co.uk/warranty Warranty Terms and Conditions]
 
 
 
[[ThirdPartySoftwareCopyright| Third Party Software Copyright]]
 
  
 
== '''Network Setup''' ==
 
== '''Network Setup''' ==
  
[[DS Budget System| DS Budget System Setup]]
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{{General:DS_Network_system}}
 
 
[[DS Entry Level System| DS Entry Level System Setup]]
 
 
 
[[DS High End System| DS High End System Setup]]
 
  
 
== '''Back Panel Connections''' ==
 
== '''Back Panel Connections''' ==
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[[Image:AkurateDSMk3Back.jpg|center|700px]] <br>
 
[[Image:AkurateDSMk3Back.jpg|center|700px]] <br>
  
# '''MAINS INPUT''' - To connect to the mains electricity supply.
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# {{link:MAINS INPUT}}
 
# '''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.
 
# '''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.
# '''ETHERNET''' - To connect to a network.
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# {{link:ETHERNET}}
# '''FALLBACK''' - To put the device into Fallback mode (used when reprogramming)
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# {{link:FALLBACK}}
 
# '''RS232 PORTS''' - To connect to Linn devices that don't have ethernet.
 
# '''RS232 PORTS''' - To connect to Linn devices that don't have ethernet.
 
# '''DIGITAL OUTPUT''' - To connect to an external DAC or computer that has an Spdif input.
 
# '''DIGITAL OUTPUT''' - To connect to an external DAC or computer that has an Spdif input.
 
# '''BALANCED AUDIO OUTPUTS''' - To connect to a preamplifier (or power amplifier when internal volume control is enabled) with balanced (XLR) analogue inputs.
 
# '''BALANCED AUDIO OUTPUTS''' - To connect to a preamplifier (or power amplifier when internal volume control is enabled) with balanced (XLR) analogue inputs.
 
# '''UNBALANCED AUDIO OUTPUTS''' - To connect to a preamplifier (or power amplifier when internal volume control is enabled) with unbalanced (RCA) analogue inputs.
 
# '''UNBALANCED AUDIO OUTPUTS''' - To connect to a preamplifier (or power amplifier when internal volume control is enabled) with unbalanced (RCA) analogue inputs.
# '''EXAKT LINK'''- For connection of Exakt products (Exakt speakers/ExaktBox).
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# {{link:EXAKTLINK}}
  
 
== '''Front Panel Connections''' ==
 
== '''Front Panel Connections''' ==
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To enable Exakt options on the Exakt DS ensure that the '''internal volume control''' is turn '''ON''' in Konfig.
 
To enable Exakt options on the Exakt DS ensure that the '''internal volume control''' is turn '''ON''' in Konfig.
  
==Trouble shooting==
 
Check [[ExaKt_Trouble_shooting | Exakt trouble shooting]]
 
  
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== '''FAQ's''' ==
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Check:
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:* [[FAQ-Linn DS/DSM|'''<u>FAQ-Linn DS/DSM</u>''']]
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:* [[FAQ-Linn_DS/DSM#Akurate_DS.2FDSM|'''<u>FAQ-Akurate DS/DSM</u>''']]
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:* [[ExaKt_Trouble_shooting | '''<u>Exakt trouble shooting</u>''']]
  
  
For further assistance, try our [http://www.linn.co.uk/linn_customer_support customer support] pages or the [http://Forums.linn.co.uk Linn Forum.]
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For further assistance, try our [http://www.linn.co.uk/linn_customer_support customer support] pages
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[[Category:Linn DS]][[Category:Exakt]]

Latest revision as of 15:22, 20 November 2020

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Product info

  • Product Name: Akurate DS/3 (Variant 2018)
Other variants of this product can be found at Akurate DS varinats
  • Date of Introduction: March 2018
  • Type: Digital music player

Support

Linn Support Site

Latest software

Latest software releases

Details of latest Product release software

Manuals

Using the Linn DS/DSM/HUB with IR handset, PC, MAC, Android tablet, iPad/iPhone...

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

Back Panel Connections

AkurateDSMk3Back.jpg


  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 onwards 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

Check:


For further assistance, try our customer support pages