- May 15, 2013
They have not solved the main issue with 901 which is that the AK players are twice as sexy. Plus I am a bit wary about downgrading the DAC.
I'm not sure the rumor of 9018k2m is accurate. I haven't seen any mention of that, and the claimed "longer playing time" is achieved by shutting off the analogue section when it is not playing back/idling.
It seems to be just a casing upgrade (new color, more precise molding, better wheels) plus minor power mgmt changes and better firmware, with mostly identical signal processing and sq....