HiFiMAN Stuns with Affordable, Compact HM -101 USB DAC

Budget Priced USB DAC Offers Improved Sound for Everyday Applications

Tianjin, China November 14, 2011 - - HiFiMAN, a leading designer/manufacturer of highly acclaimed headphones and portable audio products, unveiled their HM -101, an astonishingly affordable USB DAC that can improve the sound of typical audio products from desktop speakers, computer audio and headphones. The HM -101 is available now with a MSRP of $39.

Despite its low price, the HiFiMAN HM -101 boasts impressive specifications such as S/N ratio of 96dB, 0.07% THD and stereo crosstalk of 78dB. Yet it does it in a compact package less than 2 ½" long by 1 ½" wide and ½" thick. Connections are simple with USB input and standard mini output for use with portable audio devices.

"A friend asked me to develop a DAC that everyone could afford yet would substantially improve the sound of any conventional audio product." commented Dr. Fang Bian, Founder and President of HiFiMAN. "The result was the HM -101 which has frankly exceeded even my high expectations. It is truly an affordable product for the masses yet with really good sound."

Key Features of HiFiMAN Express HM -101
• Affordable - $39 MSRP
• Compact - less than 2 ½" X 1 ½" X ½". Fits easily in a shirt pocket.
• Easy to Install - connect with USB input, standard output to portable audio device
• High Performance - will improve most desktop audio or headphone applications

About HiFiMAN
Founded by Dr. Fang Bian in 2007, HiFiMAN is widely regarded as one of the leading manufacturers of high performance headphones and portable audio products in the world. HiFiMAN is especially known for its critically -acclaimed Planar -Magnetic headphones that feature state -of -the -art driver technology. The company also designs and manufactures best -in -class dynamic in -ear drivers which have also garnered awards and rave reviews.

HiFiMAN also owns and operates Head -Direct, an online webstore featuring the finest headphones and portable audio players available today, including HiFiMAN products.

Dr. Fang Bian, Founder and President
E -mail: admin@hifiman.com

HiFiMAN Website:

Media Relations:
Peter Hoagland
(540) 349 -9648

Featured Product

Octava -4K UHD Video Over LAN Matrix Switch. Video Wall Processor

Octava -4K UHD Video Over LAN Matrix Switch. Video Wall Processor

The Octava PRO DSX is a simple to use, powerful video distribution solution designed to deliver HD video including 4k UHD from multiple sources to multiple displays. The PRO DSX also functions as a Video Wall processor to create n x m video walls. The PRO DSX delivers HD video over standard CATx LAN cables allowing for simple integration in virtually any infrastructure. The PRO DSX was specifically designed for ease of use for residential installations and engineered for scalability to accommodate large video distribution systems such as education, corporate , and hospitality applications. Easy to configure and customize for your video system - Build virtually any size video matrix switch system. The Pro DSX is a scalable platform enabling easy system growth. Simply add PRO DSX TX for each video sources required and a PRO DSX-RX per display. Video Wall Support- The PRO DSX features a built-in video wall processor that enables you to create custom video walls.