Stereo DAC


The Rotel DT-6000 DAC Transport celebrates 60-Years of performance synonymous with the brands Japanese heritage.   

PC-USB, Optical, Coaxial, and included tray loading CD Player provide the ultimate flexibility for your favorite sources rendering the audio with unprecedented detail and immersive sound stage. 

Buying Options 

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Roon TestedCertified Roon Tested

Class ABSupports MQA and
MQA Studio

Smooth tray loading
CD mechanism

XLRFully balanced differential
XLR outputs

ESS premium
32-bit 8-Channel
Digital to Analog Converter

Engineered with care.

Dimensions (W × H × D)
431 × 104 × 320mm
17" × 4" × 12.6"
Front Panel Height
2U / 88.1mm (3.5")
Power Requirements
120V, 60Hz
Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Net Weight
8.11kg (17.88lbs.)


Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)
Optical/Coaxical Input: < 0.0007%
CD/PC-USB Input: < 0.0012%
Frequency Response
20Hz - 20kHz, +0, -0.15dB
10 Hz - 70kHz, +0, -3dB
S/N Ratio ("A" Weighted)
Dynamic Range
Digital to Analog Converters
ESS 32-Bit/768kHz DAC
Channel Balance
± 0.5dB
Channel Separation
>115dB @ 10kHz
Product Description 

Rotel’s Diamond Series DT-6000 DAC Transport celebrates 60-Years of performance, passion, and value synonymous with the brands Japanese heritage.  

An 8-channel ESS Sabre ES9028PRO DAC dedicates 4 channels each to stereo outputs rendering unprecedented details with an ultra-low noise floor and immersive sound stage.

Dedicated power supplies feed critical circuits utilizing an in-house manufactured toroidal transformer with isolation techniques lowering residual noise and distortion.

The PC-USB input supports up to 32-bit/384kHz including MQA (24-bit/384kHz) and DSD (4X).  Optical and Coaxial inputs are also included supporting 24-bit/192kHz streams.

The tray loading CD utilizes Rotel’s 30-years of multi-award winning CD player design experience extracting every nuance and detail from CD collections including MP3s both large and small. 

Front panel controls, a back-lit IR remote and 2-line display ensure intuitive operation of the unit. 

RS232, 12V trigger and external remote input ensure integration with control systems.  

The DT-6000 is available in silver and black colors.

More Specifications 
Intermodulation Distortion 
Analog Output Level
Unbalanced (RCA): 2.1V
Balanced (XLR): 4.3V
Analog Output Impedance
Unbalanced (RCA): 10Ω
Balanced (XLR): 20Ω
Input Sensitivity
0dBfs / 75 Ohms
Coax/Optical Digital Input Signals
LPCM (Up to 24-bit/192kHz)
USB Audio Class 2.0 (up to 32-bit/384kHz)*
*Driver installation required
Support native DSD (up to 11.2M) and DoP
Support MQA and MQA Studio (up to 24-bit/384kHz )
Roon Tested

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