Pro-Ject MaiA DS2 - My audiophile integrated Amplifier  

Stereo integrated amplifier with 9 inputs & App control  


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• Powerful 135 watts per channel (2 ohms drive capability)  

• Dual mono design principle  

• Built-in phono pre-amplifier with MM & MC capability  

• Other inputs: 3x analogue, 5x digital including USB 2.0  

• XMOS asynchronous USB 24bit/192kHz  

• DSD capability (DSD64, DSD128; DSD256)  

• Superb dual 24bit/192kHz D/A converter PCM1796  

• 4th generation Bluetooth with aptX capability & antenna  

• Volume control with motor driven potentiometer  

• Headphone output with dedicated amplifier stage  

• Fixed & variable outputs for subwoofer or second zone amp  

• IR remote & Built-in App Remote Control via Bluetooth  

• Free Box Control App controls this + other IR equipment  

• Optional wooden side panels available  

• Available in silver or black  


MaiA DS2: A new generation stereo amplifier with superior sound, App control & future-proof technology!  


This small integrated amplifier offers outstanding audio quality and ultimate input flexibility with all digital and analogue input options you can dream of. Superior tube-like sound and a high-class 24bit/192kHz D/A converter stage are combined in a perfect way. Despite its small size, 9 (!) source devices can be connected simultaneously. MaiA DS2 is one of the most versatile products on the market, it offers analogue phono and line as well as digital inputs such as lossless streaming via aptX Bluetooth! Five analogue ouptuts leave no desire unfulfilled. MaiA DS2 is future-proof and can be upgraded with Power Box MaiA DS2 for almost double pow-er. Power Box MaiA DS2 acts as „One power supply“ solution and powers up to 5 Pro-Ject products, like CD, Streamer and turntable. Control via IR remote or App makes usage a piece of a cake. The sandwich aluminium / metal casing is aesthetically pleasing and protects effectively against interferences. MaiA DS2 is available in silver or black with optional wooden side panels.  


MaiA DS2 SRP: € 899,00  

MaiA DS2 with wooden side panels SRP: € 999,00  



Recommended accessories:  



Control it DS/RS



MaiA DS2 - 9 (!) audio inputs can beconnected simultaneously  


⇒ Additionally a subwoofer or power amplifier can be connected.  

⇒ A dedicated headphone amplifier stage with 6,3mm connection is provided.  


BluetoothaptX-LOSSLESSUSB - Universal Serial BusXMOS  




MaiA DS2 - Free App control (built-in Remote Box functionality)  


What makes this amplifier absolutely unique is the built in Box Control system, which allows easy control of this and other IR controlled devices from Pro-Ject via free App. If a mobile device with activated Bluetooth (paired with MaiA DS2) control does not need WiFi environment at all. System is working even during Bluetooth music playback.  


Built-in IR emitters

• Controls IR devices  

• No Wi-Fi needed  

• Full control via Bluetooth  

• Android-App is available (Apple will follow)  

• Pre programmed Box Design devices  

• Controls Stream Boxes, MaiA DS, CD player ...  





FAQ - Hints for using MaiA DS2  


Q: Does the device support Windows 10?  

A: The device is fully compatible with Windows 10. It may be necessary to reinstall latest drivers after updating from Windows 7/8/8.1 to Windows 10.  


Q: Why does Windows not identify my device correctly?  

A: Please ask the manufacturer of your computer for a new driver for the USB controller. If your device is connected to an USB 3.0 controller (blue plug), connect it to an USB 2.0 controller (black plug). Request the latest driver for your Pro-Ject device via online contact form.  


Q: Does a driver exist for Mac OSX- or Linux-Systems?  

A: You do not need a driver. The driver is already integrated in the operating system.  


Q: MaiA DS2 will not be recognized by Mac OSX and is not available under Audio. What can I do?  

A: Turn off your Computer and press at start alt+cmd+p+r until another starting sound appears. With this command the USB bus will be reset and MaiA DS2 will be recognized new.  


Last update 12.07.2018

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