Dec 042012

The Astell&Kern AK100 looks simple but luxury. The integration metal body surface combined with metal wire drawing process, brings excellent visual effects and feel, in order to  correspond with the 2.4-inch LCD screen, it has embedded in a single piece of glass to the back. The AK100 body size is only 59.2mm*79mm*14.4mm and it weighs about 122g. AK100 adopts Telechip TCC9201 processor, Wolfson 8740 DAC chip, and supports a variety of lossless music formats including WAV, FLAC, WMA, MP3, OGG and APE. With the support of excellent hardware, the AK100 can support up to 24bit 192kHz lossless audio, to pass the most original and most authentic voice to the user.

As a lossless music player, AK100 not only has excellent hardware performance, but also provides vast amounts of storage space. It’s known that the lossless music is real and original but it has huge volume capacity. In view of this, while the AK100 has a built-in 32GB storage space, it also provides two microSD card slots, each slot supports up to 32GB capacity memory card.

The small but powerful is AK100 design original intension. Thus, while it provides Headphone out interface, it also has fiber optic input and output interface, which greatly improves the playability of the product. The product has a 2000mAh lithium polymer battery, in the maximum load (playing 24bit 192kHz lossless music) it can provide more than 12 hours of continuous playback time.