AlgoRhythm Picollo DAC



The AlgoRhythm Picollo DAC is a very compact digital USB DAC and analog headphone amplifier. It has a single USB input, an analog 3.5mm input and one headphone output. Charging is micro USB 5v so you can charge from a computer or normal USB charger. The Picollo DAC lasts a very long time on a single charge.

Very large output spread supports ultra sensative IEM’s and large headphones:
low gain -12db, mid gain, high gain +11.5db

CNC machined aluminum enclosure, with laser engraving.

Package Contents

- Cypher Labs AlgoRhythm Picollo DAC
- User Guide
- Mini to mini interconnect (20cm)
- Black micro USB to micro USB cable (20cm) (connect to your USB capable Android device)
- Black USB A to micro USB cable (0.5m) (connect to your computer or USB charger)
- Leatherette pad to protect bundled devices from scratching
- Cypher Labs straps to bundle devices for travel


  • Technical Specs
  • Reviews
  • Warranty



The Picollo DAC is a headphone amplifier with USB Audio input from Android devices and computers – no driver or apps are needed
Any audio that can play on an Android device can play through the Picollo DAC’s USB connection (confirm your Android device supports USB audio)
Functions as an analog amplifier, using the 3.5mm input
Uses op amps for the headphone output rather than the discrete design of the Picollo amp
Three colors: Black, Silver or Gold

Sampling Rate: 32, 44.1, 48 kHz @ 16-Bit
DAC IC: Texas Instruments PCM2704

Size: 20mm x 53mm x 88mm (100mm with knob)
Weight 5oz / 145grams



Frequency response
20Hz-50kHz ±1dB



Output power
160mW into 32Ω
90mW into 50Ω
60mW into 300Ω
30mW into 600Ω
<1 Ω Output Impedance



Power and Battery
12-18 hours of playtime from Android OS devices
16-24 hours of playtime from analog devices
Continuous playtime when using computers
Built in Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery Sanyo UF103450P 2000mAH/3.7V
Use any standard 5 volt 1 amp USB wall charger or connect to a computer USB port to recharge it in under 4 hours.

The AlgoRhythm Picollo DAC does not require a PC driver or special app


We warrant that Synergy HiFi products, in the course of its normal use, will be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of one year.


If you discover a defect in material or workmanship during the Warranty Period, and we agree that the defect exits, we will replace product at no charge to you, provided it is returned during the applicable warranty period to manufacturer, with transportation charges prepaid.


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