The new generation X5 was just released to the public at FiiO 2016 Winter Launch Event. Are you keen on testing this Android-based ,Hi-Res Music Player? Will it double down the sound quality for you?
Dual flagship DAC, Right/Left channel controlled by one AK4490 chip separately.
Dual Operating modes, supports instant switch between Android /Pure music mode.
Dual headphone outputs, 2.5mm TRRS plus 3.5mm TRS.
Dual Quick Charge protocols.
Dual Micro SD slots and 32GB internal storage, supports up to 544GB.
Whether you are a FiiO user or not now, the next generation X5 is a DAP you don't wanna miss.
Depending on the geographical distribution of selected reviewers, FiiO will ship out several X5s, one or more to reviewers in each
region, e.g. USA, Europe, SE Asia, Pacific region, etc. so that shipping costs from one reviewer to the next is kept low. FiiO will
pay for shipping to the first reviewer and any customs taxes / import duties that may result from the X5 3rd gen crossing countries.
Preview application period: starting now! And accepting applications until further notice.
First list of previewers to be announced: to be confirmed.
Beginning of shipment of review the X5 3rd gen: to be confirmed.
Please apply by replying to this thread and including the following information in your reply:
-Headphone(s) / earphone(s) you possess:
-Any DAP(s) / DAC(s) / amp(s) you may possess
-Descriptions and links to review(s) you may have posted:
-Your geographical region (e.g. the city and country you live in):
-Your native language (and any other languages you may be able to write in)
Review regulations (subject to change before the tour commences):
•Reviewers should keep the X5 for at most 10 days before shipping to the next reviewer.
•Reviewers should ship the X5 to the next reviewer by registered post requiring signature in the padded box provided.
•Reviewers will not be held responsible for any damage to the X5 sustained during shipping or normal usage.
•Reviewers should do the preview fairly and objectively, and related product photos are required. (Alternatively, video reviews are
•Reviewers need not overstate the advantages of the products.
•Reviewers should indicate that the review X5's are free loan units, in order to avoid any misunderstandings.
•Reviewers are prohibited from using or disseminating pirated music on the X5.
•Reviewers are reminded to listen responsibly and safely to the X5, to not use it when operating machinery or driving, and not to
drive headphones to excessive volume with the X5.
•Reviewers should post the completed preview content to this thread and the FiiO X5 3rd gen's review page: http://www.head-fi.org/products/fiio-x5-3rd-gen-premium-hi-res-dap
please also provide FiiO with the links to your review, for us to come and admire your work.
•Please contact FiiO in advance if you have any difficulties with the X5 3rd gen in the course of your preview,
so we may help you resolve it if possible.