Next-generation Klimax DSM is the best yet.
The epitome of extreme engineering, every element has been designed from first principles, inside and out, applying decades of Linn’s unique audio innovation and digital technology expertise.Book a Demo
Next-generation Klimax DSM contains features and technology developed by our engineers across years of industry-leading research and development, including the groundbreaking new Organik DAC.
Organik DAC: the beating heart of Klimax DSM
Designed without compromise and manufactured entirely in-house, the home-grown all-Linn Organik DAC combines FPGA processing with a discrete conversion stage, enabling us to precisely control and optimise every stage of the digital to analogue conversion process for the first time.Learn more
The Making of Next-generation Klimax DSM
Hear the unique story of next-generation Klimax DSM directly from its creators.
Your space. The final frontier.
Any music system risks being compromised by the shape of the room it lives in. Until now. Our pioneering Space Optimisation technology removes the unwanted distorting effects of your listening environment to reveal the true sound of the music.Learn more
Until now, no speaker system has ever been able to synchronise all the elements that make up every note, including all the harmonics. Exakt ensures the perfect time alignment of every part of every note, so now you can enjoy the same sound that was recorded by the artist.Learn more
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Utopik describes the all-new generation of exceptionally efficient and highly responsive Linn power supplies. Featuring intelligent Valley Switching, Power Factor Correction, and with precision-regulated power rails – these power supplies are our cleanest and best yet.
Utopik is available as an upgrade for many of our legacy and current product range. Find a retailer to discuss your options.Find a retailer
Next-generation Klimax DSM is the best yet, applying decades of audio innovation and digital technology learnings. With its extreme engineering and breathtaking sound, Klimax DSM is the closest you’ll get to streaming audio perfection.
Designed from the ground up, Klimax DSM is housed in an exquisite precision-machined new enclosure, providing vital acoustic isolation along with visual and tactile luxury.
On the inside, the beating heart is the groundbreaking home-grown Linn Organik DAC, enabling our most natural sound ever.
Next-generation Klimax DSM
- Features Organik DAC, enabling our most natural sound ever
- Available in two variants: Audio for music source connection; AV with the addition of HDMI connectivity for movie sources
- Streams virtually any digital source over a standard network
- Supports formats up to 24-bit 384kHz with the addition of DSD256
- Integrates seamlessly with TIDAL & Qobuz lossless streaming
- Plays Internet radio via TuneIn & Calm Radio
- Analogue, digital and wireless connectivity for performance and convenience
- HDMI 2.0 connections (4K compatible) including eARC for Smart TV connection - AV variant only
- New lowest distortion ADC gets the most from connected analogue sources
- Exakt Links for connection of Klimax LP12, Urika II, Exaktbox or integrated Exakt speakers
- Distortion-free digital volume control
- Surround Sound Processing available with upgrade - AV variant only
- Space Optimisation built-in (requires configuration by Linn Specialist)
Next-generation Klimax DSM
The closest you’ll get to streaming audio perfection.
Network music player and integrated pre-amplifier with inputs for additional digital and analogue sources
|SPDIF||x2 (one configurable as an output)|
|RCA Phono||x2 pairs|
|USB Type B||x1|
|HDMI (AV variant only)||x4|
|HDMI ARC / eARC (AV variant only)||x1 (via HDMI output)|
|Balanced XLR||x1 pair|
|RCA Phono||x1 pair|
|HDMI (AV variant only)||x1|
|Audio Formats||FLAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, DSD (64/128/256), MP3, WMA (except lossless), AIFF, AAC, OGG|
|Resolution||Up to 24-bit 384 kHz|
|Integrated Services||TIDAL, Qobuz, Spotify Connect, Airplay, Roon, TuneIn, Calm Radio|
|HDMI Spec (AV variant only)||HDMI 2.0 - Supports: 4k resolution @ 60 Hz 4;4;4 HDCP 2;2; HDR; ARC; eARC; CEC|
|Optical Ethernet||x1 (SFP socket)|
|Construction||Machined from solid aluminium|
|Finish||Silver or Black anodised|
If unrivalled performance from a complete Linn system is what you seek, choose Klimax DSM: System Hub.
The impactful ensemble of System Hub plus a pair of Linn’s flagship 360 loudspeakers and/or Klimax Exaktbox, featuring our reference Organik DAC architecture, delivers a result that's out of this world.Learn more