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Astell&Kern KANN MAX (2022)

- 4-step gain level with maximum 15Vrms output
- Perfect circuit design with ultra-high output and low noise in an even smaller sized player
- Equipped with ESS ES9038Q2M Quad-DAC that reproduces clear, exceptional output
- TERATON ALPHA, the epitome of Astell&Kern audio technology
- 32-bit/768kHz, Native DSD512 support
- Bluetooth 5.0 and 24-bit codec (Qualcomm® aptX™ HD , LDAC) support
- ReplayGain that automatically adjusts volume to be consistent across tracks

[Engineered to Powerful Perfection]
The KANN series is a portable player lineup loved by audiophiles all over the world for its performance focused on high output and clear sound. KANN MAX, the fourth product in the KANN series, builds on the advantages of the KANN series with higher output and portability. #starspicker It provides 4 levels of gain and up to 15Vrms output so that a wide array of headphones can be driven in an optimal state.
By integrating the proven design of KANN series into a lighter weight and smaller sized player, we have realized both ultra-high output and low noise. KANN MAX features ESS ES9038Q2M Quad-DAC together with Astell&Kern's unique audio technology to provide the best performance you can feel from a portable DAP.


[KANN MAX Specifications]

Body Color: Anthracite Gray
Body Material: Aluminum
Display: 4.1-inch, 720x1280 touchscreen

Supported Audio Formats: WAV, FLAC, WMA, MP3, OGG, APE, AAC, ALAC, AIFF, DIFF, DSF, MQA

Output Level:
[Low] UNBAL 2Vrms / BAL 4Vrms (Condition No Load)
[Mid] UNBAL 4Vrms / BAL 8Vrms (Condition No Load)
[High] UNBAL 6Vrms / BAL 12Vrms (Condition No Load)
[Super] UNBAL 8Vrms / BAL 15Vrms (Condition No Load)

CPU: Quad-Core
DAC: ESS ES9038Q2M x 4 (Quad-DAC)
Decoding: Up to 32-Bit/768kHz Bit-to-Bit Playback
Input: USB Type-C Input (For Charging & PC & MAC)
Outputs: Unbalanced Out (3.5mm), Optical Out (3.5mm)
Balanced Out (2.5mm, only 4-pole supported | 4.4mm, only 4-pole supported)
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz)
Bluetooth: V5.0 (A2DP, AVRCP, Qualcomm® aptX™ HD, LDAC)

Dimensions: 68.3mm [W] x 117mm [H] x 23.6mm [D]
Weight: About 10.76oz (305g)

[Audio Specifications]

Frequency Response:
±0.023dB (20Hz~20kHz) UNBAL │ ±0.026dB (20Hz~20kHz) BAL
±0.035dB (20Hz~70kHz) UNBAL │ ±0.072dB (20Hz~70kHz) BAL

S/N: 114dB @ 1kHz, UNBAL │ 115dB @ 1kHz, BAL
Crosstalk: -124dB @ 1kHz, UNBAL │ -135dB @ 1kHz, BAL
THD+N: 0.0003% @ 1kHz, UNBAL │ 0.0004% @ 1kHz, BAL
Output Impedance: 3.5mm (1ohm), 2.5mm (1.6ohm), 4.4mm (1.6ohm)

[Storage Capacity]

Built-In Memory: 64GB [NAND]
External Memory: microSD x 1 (Max. 1TB)


Capacity: 5,600mAh 3.8V Li-Polymer
Charge Time: About 3.5 hours (Fast Charging) | 5.5 hours (5V 2A General Charging)
Playback Time: About 13 hours (FLAC, 16-bit, 44.1kHz, Unbalanced, Vol. 40, LCD Off, LED On, Low Gain)

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