Benchmark Studio&Stage™ Digital XLR Cables combine the best cable, connectors, and construction techniques in order to offer performance that meets the demands of world-class studios, while providing the strength and reliability required for stage applications. Canare AES/EBU Digital Audio cables are handcrafted with Canare DA206 110-ohm cable and Neutrik premium black XLR connectors with gold contacts.
This cable is specially designed for use in all AES/EBU digital audio applications. The robust construction and large OD makes these cables an excellent choice for all digital applications in the field or in the studio. These 110-Ohm cables are optimized for digital connections, but may be also be used for analog connections. However, for the best performance in analog applications, we recommend our Studio&Stage™ Analog XLR Cables.
Use this cable when connecting AES digital inputs and outputs such as those found on some Benchmark A/D and D/A converters.
Canare DA206 110-Ohm AES/EBU Digital Audio Cable
Large OD for high performance and low loss
Maximum recommended AES/EBU length: 1,180 ft. (360 meters)
110-ohm Nominal Impedance
Special PE Filler Rods maintain constant 110-ohm impedance
Shield: > 95% Copper High-density Braid
Shield DC Resistance: < 4.3 Ohms / 1000 ft.
Conductor DC Resistance: < 10.1 Ohms/ 1000 ft.
Nominal Capacitance: 14.6 pF / ft.
20 AWG, Stranded Twisted Pair Copper conductors for flexibility
Hand assembled with true silver solder
Neutrik premium black XLR connectors with gold contacts
Blue Jacket Color identifies this as a digital cable
One end is XLR-Male, the other end is XLR-Female
Note: This cable is optimized for digital use, but may also be used with analog signals if magnetic fields and ground loops are not an issue. When possible, use our StarQuad XLR cables for analog signals.
DESIGNED, ASSEMBLED, AND TESTED IN THE USA
This Benchmark product was designed, assembled, and tested in the USA using USA and imported components.