Now available, the AlgoRhythm™ Solo is an ultra-advanced high performance audio processor for mobile and home based systems, that generates true CD quality audio from Apple iPad™, iPhone® or iPod® devices. The digital audio is accessed and processed through the AlgoRhythm Solo™’s main processor and custom software, then routed to the reference grade Wolfson Microelectronics™ digital to analog converter for the best possible audio quality. Now anyone can unlock audiophile quality music from the convenience of your iPad™, iPhone® or iPod®.
The Cypher Labs AlgoRhythm Solo™ streams bit-perfect digital audio from Apple iPad™, iPhone® or iPod® devices to output devices such as headphone amplifiers and powered speakers using full-speed Apple connected USB Audio for superior audio quality. The Cypher Labs AlgoRhythm Solo™ communicates using Apple’s proprietary iPod Accessory Protocol (iAP) over USB.
USB interface to iPad™, iPhone® or iPod®.
Digital signal processed via a reference grade Wolfson Microelectronics™ DAC to level line out analog 1.8″ output and….
Simultaneous output via SPDIF for home use with a desktop or portable DAC
Jitter free asynchronous audio
Lithium-ion batteries (2) for long play times and clean portable power
What Makes it Unique:
The worlds first “off the grid” all battery powered digital dock for Apple devices. No annoying messages from your Apple device – the AlgoRhythm Solo™ is “Made for” iPad™, iPhone® or iPod®.
Making the Connection:
Simply connect your iPad™, iPhone® or iPod® to the AlgoRhythm Solo™ via the supplied Cypher Labs brand USB synch cable, turn on both devices and play your favorite music. Output via the AlgoRhythm Solo™’s 1/8 mini-jack, which connects via your favorite cable to any home or portable amplifier which has an analog input, such as the ALO Rx Mk2 headphone amplifier. Alternatively, if you would like to use the AlgoRhythm Solo™ with any home DAC, simply connect your favorite DAC to the AlgoRhythm Solo™’s SPDIF connector using an appropriate digital cable.
Streaming audio is even improved when using the AlgoRhythm Solo™. Stream your favorite music over the Internet using apps such as Pandora or Soma FM.
Streaming via WIFI is even possible through the use of a WIFI hotspot. Set up your WIFI connection between your home computer and your iPad™ or iPhone® to stream music while the AlgoRhythm Solo™ is connected. There are several apps on iTunes that support streaming, such as Zumocast.
The AlgoRhythm Solo™ DAC – Audiophile Heaven:
Wolfson Microelectronics™ makes many DAC’s, including those incorporated into many earlier Apple devices, so what’s new? The AlgoRhythm Solo™ uses a premium Wolfson Microelectronics™ Reference grade DAC, far and away a superior digital engine.
Wolfson Microelectronics™ digital-to-analog converter
Decryption of the Apple USB output (not a “pass through” of the line-out)
Asynchronous mode USB to SPDIF conversion
The Cypher Labs AlgoRhythm Solo™ streams bit-perfect digital audio from Apple iPad™, iPhone® or iPod® devices to output devices such as headphone amplifiers and powered speakers using full-speed Apple connected USB Audio for superior audio quality
1/8” stereo analog output and RCA digital output
Transfer Protocol Master Host Mode
Dimensions 2.8″ x 4.3″ x .75″
Li-Ion battery – AC switching is totally isolated
Portable design with short and clean signal paths
Connects to home and portable headphone amplifiers and DACs
USB-A docking cable included
AC adapter and power cable included (international adapters widely available)
Designed to match in size and audio character with the ALO RxMK II headphone ampy