Astell & Kearn KANN Portable High-Res Audio Player Overview
An undisputed champion in the world of MP3 players, the Astell & Kearn KANN Portable High-Res Audio Player offers spectacular audio playback in the highest quality digital formats. Offering a strong output signal and high-tech audio quality design, this digital music player minimizes unwanted distortion and noise for exceptional clarity at any volume. Not only does it enhance the sound of music played through headphones and speakers, but the digital file technology preserves the quality of songs and presents them in a format as close to the original recording as possible so every song will make you feel like you're in the studio alongside your favorite artists as they record their music. This design incorporates a high-performance amplifier into the system, merging two independent devices and allowing you to play digital music files through a variety of external speaker systems without sacrificing audio quality. For audiophiles who crave the very best, this digital audio player will revolutionize how you listen to music.
- 64 Gb of internal memory
- 4" touch-screen display with crisp, vivid visual details including song titles, artist names, album covers, and more
- Dual memory card slots compatible with SD cards or micro SD cards offering up to 512 Gb of storage space
- Up to 15 hours of continuous playback battery life
- 32-bit/384 kHz audio playback quality for exceptional quality
- High output signal from digital audio device preserves sound quality through a variety of headphones and speaker systems while minimizing distortion and unwanted noise
- Built in amplifier allows you to connect MP3 player directly to headphones or speaker system without the need for addition amplifier, further preserving audio signal quality
- 800 x 480 LCD touchscreen display offers crisp contrast and bright, vivid colors
- Intuitive design and interface allows for comfortable, convenient one-hand operation
- Supports virtually any digital audio format and plays them with uncompromising quality
- Dimensions: 4.56" H x 2.8" W x 1.01" D
- Weight: 9.83 oz.
- Warranty: 1 Year - World Wide Stereo is an authorized dealer for every brand we sell
- World Wide Stereo 60-day guarantee and expert product support
Unmatched Audio Quality for Digital Files
Blending uncompromising sound quality with a high-performance amplifier, this MP3 player presents some of the highest quality audio possible from a digital device. The high-resolution 32-bit/384 Hz audio quality is simply outstanding, offering bold sound at any volume without compromising the quality of delicate, intricate highs and mids. For someone who's never heard the difference between standard digital audio and this high-quality format, it will be like hearing your favorite songs for the first time.
Each digital file is preserved with the utmost quality, capturing the essence of the original recording in a way that will make you feel like you're in the studio with your favorite artists. The sound quality is both impressive and intimate, allowing you to hear delicate details that lower quality formats simply ignore. Whether you are a seasoned audiophile or a newcomer to the world of high-quality digital formats, this digital audio player will change the way you hear music.
Exceptional Clarity at Any Volume
This personal music player presents music with a higher output signal, which offers exceptional clarity and preserves the sound quality as the signal is passed through your headphones or speaker system. As a result, the audio quality reaches your ears virtually unscathed, allowing you to hear your favorite music with every detail of the original recording.
Not only does this MP3 player showcase its digital files with a higher output signal compared to standard digital devices, but it also incorporates a high-performance amplifier into its design. This allows for you to connect the personal music player to your headphones or speaker system without the need of an additional amplifier, further preserving the audio signal as you minimize the number of devices in the circuit. As well, this allows for increased volume without also increasing the amount of distortion and other unwanted noise, so you can crank the volume without compromising the clarity of your audio.
Intuitive Features and an Elegant Design
With a stunning visual display, this MP3 player looks as good as it sounds. The 4-in LCD touchscreen offers an intuitive interface while ensuring the visuals are crisp and clear. The names of songs and artists are displayed on screen with controlled brightness and contrast, making it easy to read all of the on-screen information. Album covers and other visuals are also displayed with vivid, vibrant colors that are sure to impress.
This digital music player is also designed for convenient, comfortable use in just one hand. Each piece is slid into the aluminum body during the assembly process, ensuring that there are no joints in the entire device. The volume wheel allows you to control the volume of your music without even activating the main screen, offering added convenience and single-hand controls. The ergonomic shape also contributes to the comfort of this device, resulting in a sleek, modern design that is sure to impress audiophiles and techies alike.
Huge Storage Capacity
Beyond all of its high quality audio technology, this MP3 player is also a marvel of modern electronic design, all of which make your life easier. The internal memory system has a capacity for up to 64 GB of music and digital files, but you can easily expand that to up to 512 GB by adding memory cards to the unit. Featuring dual memory card slots, you can easily increase the storage capacity of the device using standard SD cards and micro SD cards, allowing you to store larger audio files, further preserving the quality of each individual song.
- Single AKM AK4490 DAC
- Native DSD playback up to DSD256 (11.2mHz)
- PCM audio playback up to 32bit/382kHz
- Single-ended 3.5mm: 0.65Ω / Balanced out 2.5mm: 1.3Ω
- USB Type-C support (charging & data transfer)
- Micro USB for USB audio out & USB DAC
- Dedicated Line Out (2.5mm balanced & 3.5mm single-ended)
- 64GB internal flash memory
- Micro SD card support up to 256GB
- Full size SD card support up to 512GB
- aptX HD Bluetooth codec support
- 4" WVGA 800 x 480 LCD touch screen
- Long battery life: 6,200mAh 3.7V Li-Polymer Battery (up to 15 hours)
What's in the Box
What's in the Box:
- KANN Portable High-Res Audio Player