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Astell&Kern’s newly launched hi-end lineup, A&ultima SP1000, introduces the world’s best portable player that has been redesigned from top to bottom.
With the ultimate sound that can only be found in flagship models, a smarter and smoother performance by an Octa-core CPU, a 5-inch HD display, new multi function-wheel and solid Stainless Steel/Copper exterior, the long-awaited A&ultima SP1000, the union of the most advanced Astell&Kern’s technology, has come.
Available in Copper & Stainless Steel Variants
Black edition due end of March!
Don’t Compromise Between Power and Clarity
It is no longer true to say that noise goes up as you increase the power of audio output.
A&ultima SP1000 brings surprisingly powerful sound, yet offers an even quieter background than ever
before. The noise and distortion in the audio signal has been dramatically decreased by the advanced
audio technology of Astell&Kern, allowing you to experience perfect balance and sound stage.
Immerse Yourself in the Music
A&ultima SP1000 delivers deep and vivid sound with its combination of an independent DAC design
applied to each left and right channel and the implementation of the latest top-level decoding chip,
AK4497EQ. Enjoy the feeling of being at the performance with A&ultima SP1000’s delicately reproduced
To improve an increasingly complex system and optimize system operations, as well as performance,
A&ultima SP1000 is driven by an octa-core processor. Experience dramatically shortened startup time,
file transfer and processing time than ever seen before in our existing products. Feel the smooth and
fluid movement of the new and improved interface with the touch of your finger.
|Display||5” (720 x 1,280) Touch Display|
|Supported Formats||WAV, FLAC, WMA, MP3, OGG, APEAAC, ALAC, AIFF, DFF, DSF|
|Sample rate||PCM: 8kHz~384kHz(8/16/24/32bits per sample) DSD(Native): DSD64(1bit 2.8MHz), Stereo / DSD128(1bit 5.6MHz), Stereo / DSD256(1bit 11.2MHz), Stereo|
|Output Level||Unbalance 2.2Vrms / Balance 3.9Vrms(Condition No Load)|
|DAC||AKM AK4497EQ x2(Dual DAC)|
|EQ||Parametric EQ / Graphic Equalization|
|Decoding||Support up to 32bit 384kHz Bit to Bit Playback|
|Inputs||USB 3.0 Type-C input(for fast charging & data transfer(PC & MAC)) Connection Mode: MTP(Media Device)|
|Outputs||PHONES(3.5mm) / Optical Out(3.5mm) / Balanced Out(2.5mm, only 4-pole supported)|
|Wheel Key||Volume, Power on/off, LCD on/off|
|Bluetooth||V4.1(A2DP, AVRCP, aptX™ HD)|
|Dimensions||2.98”(75.8mm)[W] x 5.2”(132mm)[H] x 0.64”(16.2mm)[D]|
|Weight||[Stainless Steel] 13.64oz(386.6g)|
|Body Material||Stainless Steel|
|Body Color||Stainless Steel|
|Feature Enhancements||Firmware upgrades supported(OTA)|