Astell & Kern AK240 Blue Note Music Player

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    • Like new - books and acrylic stand with albums still sealed, never been opened
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    ASTELL&KERN AK240 BLUENOTE PORTABLE MASTER QUALITY SOUND PLAYER

    This very special limited edition Blue AK240 Bluenote Edition offers you the opportunity to own something exceptionally unique. Offering 75 stunning high resolution Blue Note albums preloaded on the device,
    a special hardbound book filled with original album art (front and back cover) for the 75 titles, as well as Richard Havers’ new book, Blue Note: Uncompromising Expression. Also included in this lavish collection is an acrylic stand for holding the albums.

    The Astell&Kern AK240 MQS Portable Music Player is the latest in a long line of ultra high quality portable music players! Offering 256GB of built in storage and 1 upgradable microSD card slot makes up to 384GB of storage for the AK240 making it ideal for carrying around your music collection.

    The AK240 features a dual-core processor which allows the player to handle multiple requests and play high-resolution audio files with no lag, and users will also be able to connect to music download sites and download directly to the player or stream music from their PC from the local network.

    Featuring a massive 3.31in AMOLED touchscreen with 800x480 resolution the AK240 offers enough screen real estate to access your music collection with ease and with a step up from the Wolfson chipsets used in the AK100 and AK120 the AK240 uses dual Cirrus Logic 4398 DAC which feature native DSD support – including DSD64 and DSD128 files.

    Astell & Kern AK240
    Color Blue
    Body Material Duralumin (Aircraft grade)
    Display 3.31-inch WVGA (480 x800) AMOLED capacitive
    File format WAV, FLAC, WMA, MP3, OGG, APE (Normal, High, Fast), AAC, ALAC, AIFF, DFF, DSF
    Sampling rate FLAC, WAV, ALAC, AIFF: 8kHz ~ 192kHz (8/16/24/32bit (float / Integer))
    * 32bit integer is down-converted to a 24bit
    DSD native: DSD64 (1bit 2.8MHz), stereo / DSD128 (1bit 5.6MHz), stereo
    Output Level Unbalanced 2.1Vrms + 2.1Vrms / balance 2.3Vrms + 2.3Vrms (no load)
    Decode Up to 32bit (float / Integer) / 192kHz bit to bit decode
    * 32bit integer is down-converted to a 24bit
    Input terminal And data transfer (charging USB micro-B input (PC & MAC)
    Connection mode MTP (Media Device)
    Output terminal (2.5mm, 4 contacts only) (3.5mm) / optical digital output (3.5mm) / balanced output headphone out
    Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b / g / n (2.4GHz)
    Bluetooth V4.0 (A2DP/AVRCP)
    Size 66mm [W] x 107mm [H] x 17.5mm [D]
    Weight 185g
    Other Features Firmware upgrade (OTA)
    Frequency characteristic ± 0.023dB (20Hz ~ 20kHz) unbalanced balance ± 0.3dB (10Hz ~ 70kHz) unbalanced balance
    S / N ratio (Unbalanced 1kHz/0dB, 48kHz/24bit, no load) 116dB
    (Balance 1kHz/0dB, 48kHz/24bit, no load) 117dB
    Crosstalk (Unbalanced 1kHz/0dB, 48kHz/24bit, no load) 130dB
    (Balance 1kHz/0dB, 48kHz/24bit, no load) 135dB
    THD + N (Unbalanced 1kHz/0dB, 48kHz/24bit, no load) 0.0007%
    (Balance 1kHz/0dB, 48kHz/24bit, no load) 0.0005%
    IMD 0.0004% (unbalanced 800Hz 10kHz (4:1))
    0.0003% (balance 800Hz 10kHz (4:1))
    Output Impedance
    Clock jitter 50ps (Typ)
    Embedded memory Including the 256GB NAND flash * system area
    Expansion slot microSD (up to 128GB) x 1
    Battery 3,250 mAh 3.7V lithium polymer battery
    Support OS Windows ® XP, Windows ® Vista, Windows ® 7,8 (32/64bit)
    10.6.5. Above MAC OS X

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