Astell and Kern SP1000M Ultima - Hi Res Audio Player

The radically different sound
Manufacturer: Astell & Kern
Availability: In stock
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£1,899.00

The new Astell and Kern SP1000 MHi Res player has more in common with the SE1000 Ultima than any other Astell and Kern Player. 

The SP1000M is the first playe rto roll out with the new Astell and Kern Software, allowing more streaming services to be integrated as well as offline listening. The SP1000M is a compact version of the SE1000 Ultima and is the most capable, prtable player in the range. 

Hear it in the Headphone Booth at Harrow Audio. 

 

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General Specifications
Model
SP1000M
Body Color
Lapis Blue
Body Material
Aluminum
Display
4.1inch (720 x 1,280) Touchscreen
Supported Audio Formats
WAV, FLAC, WMA, MP3, OGG, APE, AAC, ALAC, AIFF, DFF, DSF
Sample rate
PCM : 8kHz ~ 384kHz (8/16/24/32bits per Sample) / DSD Native: DSD64(1bit 2.8MHz), Stereo 
/ DSD128(1bit 5.6MHz), Stereo / DSD256(1bit 11.2MHz), Stereo
Output Level
Unbalance 2.1Vrms / Balance 4.2Vrms (Condition No Load)
CPU
Octa-Core
DAC
AKM AK4497EQ x2 (Dual DAC)
Decoding
Support up to 32bit / 384kHz Bit to Bit Decoding
Input
USB Type-C (3.0) input (data transfer (PC & MAC)) / Connection Mode : MTP (Media Device)
Outputs
PHONES (3.5mm) / Balanced Out (2.5mm, only 4-pole supported)
Wi-Fi
802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz)
Bluetooth
V4.1 (A2DP, AVRCP, aptXTM HD)
Dimensions
2.67 ”(67.9 mm) [W] x 4.60 ”(117 mm) [H] x 0.66 ”(16.9 mm) [D]
Weight
7.16 oz (203 g)
Feature Enhancements
Firmware upgrades supported (OTA)
Audio Performance
Frequency Response
±0.062dB (Condition: 20Hz~20kHz) Unbalance / ±0.061dB (Condition: 20Hz~20kHz) Balance 
±0.68dB (Condition: 10Hz~70kHz) Unbalance / ±0.67dB (Condition: 10Hz~70kHz) Balance
Signal to Noise Ratio
120dB @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 123dB @ 1kHz, Balance
Crosstalk
138dB @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 144dB @ 1kHz, Balance
THD+N
0.0007% @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 0.0006% @ 1kHz, Balance
IMD SMPTE
0.0004% 800Hz 10kHz(4:1) Unbalance & Balance
Output Impedance
Balanced out 2.5mm (1ohm) / PHONES 3.5mm (2ohm)
Clock source
Clock Jitter
25ps(Typ)
Reference Clock Jitter
200 Femto Seconds
Battery
Capacity
3,300mAh 3.7V Li-ion Battery
Continuous Playback Time
Up to 10 hours (Standard - MUSIC: FLAC, 16-bit/44kHz, Volume 75, LCD Off)
Charge Time
About 3 hours (Standard - 9V/1.67A Fast charging)
Memory
Built-in Memory
128GB [NAND]
External Memory
microSD (Max 400GB) x1
OS
Supported OS
Windows 7,8,10 (32/64bit), MAC OS X 10.7 and up
 
 
Products specifications
Item Condition New
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