The AK380 Cradle is not merely a cradle - it's an extension of the AK380.Although the previous Astell&Kern cradle was simply a charging station, the new AK380 Cradle was developed from the ground up to deliver many more features.
*Astell & Kern AK380 Player not included
Connect the AK CD-Ripper to the AK380 Cradle's [AK CD-Ripper Connection Port] for easy access and smooth operability.
The AK CD-Ripper does not require a separate power supply when power is being supplied to the AK380 Cradle.
A USB cable created specifically for optimum cradle functionality was developed for the AK380 Cradle.
The polyethylene insulation material with dual-layer outer coating delivers superior electrical insulation properties that effectively suppress outside noise interference. The cable is produced with a high-density braiding method to ensure excellent signal delivery.
The cable’s high performance properties deliver reliable power for CD ripping with the AK CD-Ripper as well as USB DAC XLR output.