AK100 ii

Astell & Kern – AK100 II

$ 899.00

An all new and even more intuitive and responsive touch screen interface makes the AK100 II a breeze to use and makes finding your favorite tracks fast and easy.  Album art is also supported so it can display your favorite albums art while you listen.

Product Description

Summary

The AK100 II is the second generation high resolution portable audio player from Astell and Kern.  Enhancing nearly every internal and external element of their previous players the AK100 II is capable of remarkable sonic performance.  Full high resolution audio support of 24 Bit / 192 kHz and DSD formats.   This flagship player has Astell and Kern reaching closer than ever to their goal of delivering the music as the artist intended it to be heard.

Equipped with a single Cirrus Logic CS4398 digital to analog converter chip and both single-ended and balanced outputs.

Expandable memory allows you to take your entire music collection with you.  In addition to the on-board memory of 64 GB, the AK100 II supports an additional micro SD card, up to 128GB, making the internal memory expandable to 384GB.  This is critical when you are dealing with high resolution audio files that can quickly fill your storage capacity.

An all new and even more intuitive and responsive touch screen interface makes the AK100 II a breeze to use and makes finding your favorite tracks fast and easy.  Album art is also supported so it can display your favorite albums art while you listen.

Wirelessly stream your high resolution music files from your Mac or PC directly to your AK100 II, AK120 II or AK240 with the Astell&Kern MSQ Streaming Server software.   Now you don’t have to worry about filling up your internal memory or putting every file you have onto your device.  With the MSQ Streaming Server, you get the album with album art streamed directly to your device.  Easy to set-up and easy to enjoy!

Tech Specs

Display: 3.31 inch WVGA (480×800) AMOLED Touch Screen
Supported Audio Formats: WAV, FLAC, WMA, MP3, OGG, APE (Normal, High, Fast), AAC, ALAC, AIFF, DFF, DSF
Sample Rate: FLAC, WAV, ALAC, AIFF: 8 kHz – 192 kHz (8/16/24 bits per sample)
DSD Native: DSD64(1 bit 2.8 MHz), Stereo/ DSD128 (1 bit 5.6 MHz),
Outpout Level: Stereo Unbalanced 2.0 Vrms/ Balanced 1.7 Vrms (Condition No Load) (updated)
DAC: Cirrus Logic CS4398 x 1(Single DAC)
Deconding: Supports up to 24bit / 192kHz Bit to Bit Decoding
Charging Interface: Micro USB Type-B
Interface: USB 2.0 IN, 2.5mm Balanced Out, 3.5mm single-ended/Optical Out

Power and Batter

Capacity 3,250 mAh 3.7V Li-Polymer Battery
Continuous Playback Time Up to 14 hours (Standard – MUSIC: FLAC, 16-bit, 44kHz, Volume 37, EQ Off, LCD Off))
Charge Time About 6.5 hours