Merason Frérot DAC
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  • Regular price £995.00
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The frérot creates the big audiophile experience for the small budget! Equipped with the same technology as its big brother, the DAC1, it brings everything you need to bring the music stage into your living room – or your second home – or your houseboat – or to your workplace.

An ideal unit for those who are seeking a DAC at a different price point, or perhaps for a second system; crucially however - performance has to be commensurate.

The Frérot has the analogue like sound from first use. Build is consistent to the larger unit, with a 3mm thick, powder coated aluminium chassis and case, and a similar range of inputs. The Burr-Brown PCM1794-A converter chip appears again, however in single form performing decoding for both channels. Output amplifiers are built using Class A topology and are discrete.

  • Sampling rates PCM: 44.1 / 48 / 88.2 / 96 / 176.4 / 192
  • Bit depth 24 bit PCM
  • Digital inputs 1 x USB2, 2 x S/PDIF (RCA) 2 x Toslink (optical) Frérot
  • Analog outputs 1 x pair unbalanced (RCA) 1 x pair balanced (XLR)
  • Power supply 9V DC, via supplied external power supply
  • Outboard Linear PSU Via 5-pin XLR connector
  • Dimensions (w / d / h) 22.5 x 5 x 18 cm
  • Weight 1kg (dac) 0.2kg (power supply)

“The MERASON Frérot DAC gives music lovers a choice at a price point that may be very affordable for most audiophiles. It is definitely a contender worthy of your consideration if you are looking for a budget-priced option!”


We are still delivering orders as normal. When your order ships you will still receive tracking details. For UK shipments, Our couriers have procedures in place to ensure deliveries are arriving as quickly & safely as possible. Drivers can now sign for your parcels, however will notify you that they have arrived, in order to ensure you receive your parcel. Signing for the parcel has now been stopped temporally for hygiene reasons. Drivers are also working with customer instructions, so you can ask them to leave the parcel in a safe place (doorstep etc...) if you prefer not to come into direct contact with the driver.

There has been no changes to deliveries with Brexit. All deliveries to the UK mainland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland are operating as normal. No VAT or charges are applicable. 

Express Deliveries

Express Delivery is FREE on all orders over £50. Express Delivery offers delivery in 24-72 hours from time of purchase. We use premium couriers for this service, mainly DPD & Royal Mail. DPD will offer you a one hour window for delivery to make sure someone is at home, or you can reschedule the delivery if no one is around. 

Standard Deliveries

Here at Kronos AV, we have vast experience with e-commerce sales. Making sure that your parcel arrives undamaged is a huge priority for us. That’s why at Kronos AV, we only use premium couriers for all our orders. All our parcels are shipped with DPD or Royal Mail and are always sent Signed For to make sure it gets to the right person. 

If for any reason your parcel does arrived damaged, please get in touch, and we will be happy to get everything resolved for you. We are always on hand to help!


Delivery is FREE on all orders over £50. In order to offer FREE delivery to UK customers, we use several premium couriers to ensure your delivery arrives safe.

Most large orders (over 2kg) ship using DPD or DHL courier and smaller orders (under 2kg) by Royal Mail signed for services.

The most appropriate courier will be chosen for the items ordered to ensure the quickest possible delivery.

We can offer very generous trade in offers across the majority of our product range. 

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