3R Master Time Black Star

The Ideon Audio 3R Master Time Black Star: Highest Precision USB re-clocking platform

3R: re-generating, re-clocking, re-driving the USB source signal

From the uber hi-end systems of this world to the most modest laptop-based playback, an Ideon Audio 3R placed between source & digital-to-analog converter invariably, consistently, and dramatically improves the sonic result!

Almost unreal

Reveals undetected details to unsuspecting audiences.

Based on Ideon Audio’s proprietary technologies, dramatically improves the sound from digital audio computer files, and music streaming services.

It achieves amazing sound performance by uncovering lost detail, enhancing dynamics, re-clocking the signal using ultra-low jitter oscillators, and minimizing transmission losses.

Lost or hither to unheard detail is uncovered, and dynamics are greatly enhanced.

The music makes more and better sense.

State-of-the-art Design

Ideon’s proprietary triple (3x) ultra-stabilized, low-noise linear power supply.
Tackling the future: modular construction simplifies future updates.
An essential tool for recording and mastering professionals, should be in all enthusiasts audio systems!

Now with new, latest generation programmable microchip and on-chip USB signal boost and correction in both input and output of the re-clocking process.

Increased robustness and stability under all conditions on any system.

It virtually transforms any PC/Laptop into a high-end source!

Precision timing, phase, and clarity: ultra-low jitter femto clocks and ultra-low noise oscillators to ensure phase correct restitution & drive.

Dual drive output, stabilized output.


USB type 2.0 hi speed: 480Mb/sec - Four Asynchronous Endpoint Buffers
PCM, DSD Full Compatibility
OPERATING SYSTEM SEAMLESS OPERATION With USB Stack Support (no special drivers required)
USB POWER RAIL Switchable 5V on/off
POWER SUPPLY Triple ultra-low noise linear power supply
OUTPUT POWER 600ma ultra low noise 5 volt USB
APPLICATION Computer audio systems / DAC / ADC
DIMENSIONS ( W X H X D) 370 X 75 X 175 mm (14.5 X 2.9 X 6.8 in)
WEIGHT 7 kg (~ 15.4 lbs)

3R Master Time Black Star – HiFi-IFAs3R Master Time Black Star –

“…I have the feeling that I can hear right down to the individual strings of the electric guitar. The reclocker unwaveringly breaks down everything cleanly without giving in to unnecessary hectic pace. Here too, the Ideon Reclocker avoids the hurdle of unnecessary harshness or sharpness. The singer’s voice is well developed and appears natural…”

Falk Visarius, January 2024

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3R Master Time Black Star – audiosaul.de

“… I haven’t heard a re-clocker that does its job better than this one.

Maybe that will change soon, because with the Absolute Time and the Absolute Time Signature, this manufacturer still has two heavyweight arguments ready to perhaps save the Master Time Black Star and go straight “nails with heads”. 


Wolfgang Saul, March 2023

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Ayazi DAC mk2 & 3R Master Time Black Star – Stereophile

“…The Ideon components provide the kind of musical thrills one might hear through the original Quad electrostatic speakers: a crystal-clear, essentially neutral, hyperdetailed window onto the music that captures every nuance without sacrificing music’s weight and body… It can play every kind of music with all of its strengths intact. I simply found listening to certain genres on it to be a revelation…” 

Alex Halberstadt, July 2022

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Ayazi DAC mk2 & 3R Master Time Black Star – Twittering Machines

“…There’s no better surprise in hifi than being startled by an unexpected level of musical engagement. The Ideon Ayazi mk2 DAC and 3R Master Time Black Star combination is among the most captivating digital solutions I’ve had the pleasure of spending real time with, offering a view into music that’s as unobstructed as I’ve heard.” 

Michael Lavorgna, February 2022

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