Chord Chordette QuteHD DAC

Chord Chordette QuteHD DAC

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The Qute HD is a high quality DAC, built and designed by hifi experts; Chord Electronics. The QuteHD is 192kHz-capable, and features a number of inputs, allowing the discerning music listener to ensure the best possible quality from their digital music sources. The QuteHD features trickled-down technologies and construction methods, initially found and used with Chord's QBD76HD flagship DAC. 

The Qute HD's bespoke DAC chipset and circuitry allows for even the highest quality formats to be decoded and replayed to an outstanding level of clarity and accuracy. Future proof, the Qute HD can handle sample rated from 44.1kHz to 192kHz (and up to 384kHz on S/PDIF). This means that the discerning music listener is able to play their favourite tracks, digitally, in true high definition. An advanced 192kHz-compatible USB input and can also bring sparkling clarity to any connected component with a digital output thanks to two additional digital inputs - coaxial and optical. 

The Qute HD doesn't stop at standard PCM files, though, and cal process DSD data via USB. 



 Harmonic distortion 103dBV
Signal-to-noise ratio  115dBV
Dynamic range  118dBV
 Digital Inputs 1 x USB HD
1x Optical
1x Coaxial
 Outputs   2x RCA phono
 Dimensions:  160x70x40mm (WxHxD)
 Weight: 0.4kg 
 Power supply:  12v 1A 2.1mm connector.
Centre point positive
100V- 240V – 50/60Hz,
1A wall adapter supplied

Providing your item is in stock, the order is usually dispatched within 24 hours. Please remember that postage and packing is completely free for orders over £50*. Out of stock items will be dispatched as soon as they become available, out of stock items can take between 4 to 21 days for dispatch.

Deliveries usually take 1-3 working days. The majority of orders are sent via our couriers'; Interlink Express on a next-day-delivery service. Smaller, low value or light-weight items are normally posted using Royal Mail Recorded or Royal Mail Special Delivery.

Once your product has been dispatched, you will be notified via email and sent a unique consignment number, you can use this number at to check the status of your delivery. If you have provided a mobile telephone number, Interlink's Predict service will notify you by text (and email) of a one-hour delivery window. If the window they suggest is inconvenient, you can change the date of delivery to a later one via text or email.

*We ship free of charge to mainland UK addresses, excluding the Scottish Highlands or 'Out-Of-Reach' Scottish locations. Please consult the post-codes below to see if your location falls within this category. If you are still unsure, please contact us on 01432 354921. We also ship to Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Scilly Isles, Scottish Isles and Scottish Highlands, however delivery to these locations will incur a charge and can only be sent via a 2-day service.

Shipping CostsMainland UK (Next-Day)Offshore/Out-of-reach (2-day)Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Scottish Islands, Scilly IslandsRepublic of Ireland (2-day)
Under £50 Orders £7.50 £12.50 £15.00
Over £50 Orders FREE £19.99 £29.99
Surcharge Orders £50.00 £69.99 £79.99
Saturday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A
Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A
Saturday by 12 Delivery £35 N/A N/A


Post codes exempt from the free delivery service include:

Scottish Highlands Post Codes: AB30-38, AB41-42, AB44-56, FK17-99, G83, IV1-28, IV30-39, IV52-54, IV63, KW1-14, PA21-33, PA34-40, PH15-26, PH31-41, PH49-50
Islands Post Codes: HS1-9, IV40-51, IV55-56, KA27-28, KW15-17, PA20, PA41-49, PA60-78, PH42-44, ZE1-3
Northern Ireland: All BT postcodes
Channel Islands Post Codes: JE, GY
Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25

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