1. YAGIZ

    TIDAL is coming to Astell&Kern players!

    Tidal & Astell&Kern is currently developing a TIDAL APP for Astell&Kern portable devices. What do you think? Let's discuss.   I believe, this endeavor will give them a clear edge over other brands in the market and it will further premiumize the Astell&Kern brand and it's users.   
  2. doublea71

    Astell & Kern Junior (AK Jr.) Impressions Thread

    This one has me excited - a beautiful A&K product that is very pocketable and competitively priced (sort of). I think it looks terrific, but we need to hear from the lucky ones to get an idea about its sound. It will retail for $500 USD and feature the Wolfson WM8740 DAC chip, 1 microSD slot...
  3. musikaladin

    Toys for Boys

    ...returning home after a long and hard working day you quickly rush to the shrine and ...there it is... your favourite toy...errrr... or second favourite, or whatever...   Anyway... your set-up is more than just about listening music? It is passion for design, fine mechanics, precision...
  4. IpodSF

    Does it make sense to use an amp with an iPad mini for my car?

    Hey guys, would really appreciate any input into my current situation:   I'm installing an iPad mini with Retina display in my car. Planning to use an Apple Lightning to 30-pin adaptor and a Kensington 2-1 line out audio cable to run it into the AUX port in my car. My question though is, would...
  5. JmoonAK

    Astell&Kern AK100 and AK120 in stock with free shipping and MQS Album of your choice!

      Receive a Free MQS Album of Your Choice with Every Purchase of an Astell&Kern AK100 or AK120!   From June 27th to July 27th, purchase an Astell&Kern AK100 or AK120 from the iriver E-store and receive a Mastering Quality Sound (MQS) album free! Combined with free shipping, this is a...
  6. audionewbi

    Astell & Kern AK120 impression thread

    I took the liberty to make a separate impression thread for the AK120 as the introductory thread was becoming too complicated to follow. There was too much going on and not enough about how the product is actually performing.  =-=-=-=-=- Part 1-Early impression   Construction: Compared...
  7. ExpatinJapan

    The New iRiver/Astell & Kern AK100: A High-End DAP

    Seen via Headfonia on Facebook.       Equipped with the Wolfson 8740 DAC The world's highest performing 24bit/192kHz stereo DAC. First portable device with the Wolfson 8740 DAC.      96 GB of total memory capacity Equipped with dual Micro SD card slots to...
  8. toxicdrift

    The Astell & Kern AK120

        Specifications General   Dimensions * 59.2 x 89,0 x 14.4mm [B x L x H) Weight * 143 g Display * 2.4inch/6.1cm QVGA (320 x 240) IPS Touchscreen Supported audio formats * AAC, ALAC, AIFF, WAV, FLAC, WMA, MP3, OGG, APE * FLAC, WAV Sample rate * 8kHz ~ 192kHz (8/16/24bits per...
  9. JmoonAK

    Astell&Kern AK100 - $50 HDTracks download credit & free shipping!

              Hello Head-Fi'ers!   We are now finally proud sponsors of the Head-Fi community and could not be happier! Thank you to all members of Head-Fi who have supported us since launch!   To celebrate, Astell&Kern has great specials for you in the month of May!  ...
  10. jlbrach

    AK 120 with Etymotic 4p and a good amp=FANTASTIC

    I have had my Etymotic 4p forever but continue to be amazed how good the darn thing is when used with a top notch source and an amp!
  11. JmoonAK

    Astell&Kern AK120 DUAL DAC MQS Portable DAP available now direct from iriver & Astell&Kern!

    AK120 Dual DAC Mastering Quality Sound (MQS) Portable System       Hello Head-Fi'ers!   We're at Astell&Kern are proud to announce the US launch of the Astell&Kern AK120 Dual-DAC Mastering Quality Sound (MQS) Portable System and is now available to order at the...