Access to a timeless track or a recent favourite song at any given time delivers joy that is unmatched. To delight music enthusiasts across the globe, Astell&Kern has launched an all new, luxury music player - the AK Jr.
One of the leaders in portable high-res audio players, South Korea-based Astell&Kern has previously launched award-winning music gadgets like AK100 II, AK120 II and the AK240. In fact, the brand even has a line of accessories such as In-Ear monitors and headphones, portable player docking stations, Bluetooth remote controls and a few home audio products. The AK Jr is all set to be the next most coveted music player in the luxury sector.
Whether at home or while travelling, audiophiles want the finest quality of music, and keeping this in mind the AK Jr offers hi-resolution music just as the artist and engineers hear in the studio. With 64GB of internal memory and 128GB of external support, this gadget has a single Wolfson WM8740 DAC and an unbalanced 3.5mm headphone jack with an output impedance of 2 ohms. It also has a 3.1 inches LCD touchscreen, and supports a range of audio files including 24-bit, up to 192khz PCM and single-rate DSD. And you can also use this player a USB DAC.
Priced at £300 the AK Jr will be displayed at the audio show, High End Munich from 14th to 17th Mayand at T.H.E. Show Newport from 29th to 31st May, 2015. To purchase, visit Iriverinc.com