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post #1306 of 1680
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Originally Posted by Saraguie View Post

Did you try Ted at the Headfood cables? He is here on Head-fi......Isn't the AK03 the Roxanne tuned for the AK240? I think Ted sells all three.

 



Not yet:) I will send him a message this week!
post #1307 of 1680
AK240 + HE500 equals total goodness. Just though I'd throw that out there.
post #1308 of 1680

Anything new in 1.15? Does the bass feel more impactful? 

 

Not able to make out much difference. Using SE846 IEM.

post #1309 of 1680
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Originally Posted by piksnz View Post
 

Anything new in 1.15? Does the bass feel more impactful? 

 

Not able to make out much difference. Using SE846 IEM.


I'd be surprised if it changed at all, the patch notes say nothing about changing the sound.

post #1310 of 1680
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Originally Posted by system11 View Post


I'd be surprised if it changed at all, the patch notes say nothing about changing the sound.
would be able to share the patch notes or provide link for the same.
post #1311 of 1680
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Originally Posted by piksnz View Post


would be able to share the patch notes or provide link for the same.


No problem, they were posted in this thread before (somewhere way back), but:

 

http://www.iriver.jp/information/entry_744.php

 

Just copy and paste the details section into Google Translate, it will read oddly but if you've spent as much time as I have using that service with Japanese web pages you kind of get used to it:

 

[Firmware update contents]
Applicable models: Astell & Kern AK240
■ Enhancements
NAS support for MQS: 1
(Access to the NAS in the same environment in via Wi-Fi from * AK240, it can be downloaded files and streaming playback)
The two lines displayed in the folder name long: 2
Ability to change the order of playback from a playlist: 3
When paired with the smart phone, it displays the phone number to AK240 body side when a call comes in with the Bluetooth: 4
5: MP3 VBR file playback, the display of "VBR · sample rate" in the bit rate / sample rate display part
Additional Language Russian, German: 6
 
■ Improvements other
- Improved operational stability

[Note]
■ Data in the body will not disappear, but just in case, important data, please back up always before upgrading.
■ free space on the player you will need more than 1GB.
※ FW is the update "OTA (Over-The-Air)" only.

post #1312 of 1680
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Originally Posted by Saraguie View Post
 

 

 

Translation: Need 1gb free to upgrade

[Firmware update contents] 
Applicable models: Astell & Kern AK240 
■ Enhancements 
NAS support for MQS: 1 
(Access to the NAS in the same environment in via Wi-Fi from * AK240, it can be downloaded files and streaming playback) 
The two lines displayed in the folder name long: 2 
Ability to change the order of playback from a playlist: 3 
When paired with the smart phone, it displays the phone number to AK240 body side when a call comes in with the Bluetooth: 4 
5: MP3 VBR file playback, the display of "VBR · sample rate" in the bit rate / sample rate display part 
Additional Language Russian, German: 6 

 Improved Improvements and operation stability of the other 

[Note] 
■ Data in the body will not disappear, but just in case, important data, please back up always before upgrading. 
■ free space on the player you will need more than 1GB. 
※ FW is the update "OTA (Over-The-Air)" only. 



<Product page> 
h ttp :/ / www.iriver.jp/products/product_98.php

Wayyyyyy 4 pages back :cool: 

post #1313 of 1680
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Originally Posted by Saraguie View Post
 

Wayyyyyy 4 pages back :cool: 

The other improvement wanted (for me) is a home button that can easily navigate back from whatever pages that I am in back to home page  

post #1314 of 1680
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Originally Posted by flymetothemoon View Post

The other improvement wanted (for me) is a home button that can easily navigate back from whatever pages that I am in back to home page  

Thought there was one bro... The one under the screen?
post #1315 of 1680
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Originally Posted by nazrin313 View Post

Thought there was one bro... The one under the screen?
that's correct.
post #1316 of 1680
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Originally Posted by piksnz View Post

that's correct.

Yeah, thats what i tot.. Spent more than enough time on YouTube before actually deciding to purchase one for myself.. Will arrive tomorrow or the day after hopefully
post #1317 of 1680
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Originally Posted by piksnz View Post


that's correct.

+1.....I know sometimes I forget its there cause its a digital button that does not depress, so it's a touch button.

post #1318 of 1680

easy to miss if one doesn't read the manual ... and who wants to read a manual when we get our new toy!

post #1319 of 1680
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Originally Posted by jwbrent View Post
 

easy to miss if one doesn't read the manual ... and who wants to read a manual when we get our new toy!

Although I have read it but it was so quick and brief and never remember what it says LOL

post #1320 of 1680
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Originally Posted by flymetothemoon View Post
 

Although I have read it but it was so quick and brief and never remember what it says LOL

 

same here. fortunately, the UI is highly intuitive.

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