Audiophiles rejoice! Astell & Kern launched it’s flagship A & ultima SP3000 portable music player.
Crafted with premium grade SS904L stainless steel which was used by luxury watchmakers. The SP3000 is an exquisite combination of form and function that redefines luxury in the form of an audioplayer.
The SP3000 is the first in the world to utilize dual audio circuitry (DAP),this complete separation of balanced and unbalanced output allows for the purest possible sonic reproduction.
It is also the first to use the new flagship AK4499EX DAC chip from Asahi Kasei, used in the innovative HEXA – Audio Circuitry structure that separates digital and analogue signal processing.
Other spec highlights include a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 6125 Octa-Core processor and support for high-resolution aptX-HD and LDAC wireless streaming. The SP3000 can play just about anything, with support for all key formats (including MQA, Native DSD 512) and streaming-service connectivity; Roon Ready. ReplayGain technology keeps listening at the volume level of the user’s choice, with no irritating jumps or dips in volume as you move through tracks.
Astell & Kern A & ultima SP3000 retails for SGD5799 (including GST) and is exclusively available at AV One (av1group.com.sg).