Does a Yamaha WXA-50 have DAC?
Yamaha’s relentless pursuit of sonic purity is clearly evident in the engineering of the WXA-50. The preamp circuitry uses the same high-performance ESS Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC) found in high-end Yamaha AV receivers and a proprietary power supply ground configuration prevents sound degradation.
Is a DAC better than an amp?
Amp vs DAC: The Key Differences.
|External option makes device louder and may improve sound
|External option improves clarity
Does a better DAC improve sound quality?
Much like you would choose a premium pair of bookshelf speakers for your two channel system, selecting a high-quality external DAC will greatly improve your sound and overall listening experience.