The AK240 is a high resolution portable audio player from Astell and Kern.
Enhancing nearly every internal and external element of their previous players the AK240 is capable of remarkable sonic performance.
Full support of 24 Bit / 192 kHz high resolution audio files and native DSD audio support.
This flagship player has Astell and Kern reaching closer than ever to their goal of delivering the music as the artist intended it to be heard.
Equipped with two Cirrus Logic CS4398 digital to analog converter chips setup with an added exclusive XMOS chip that allows for Native DSD support. This gives the AK240 an expanded soundstage and gives it the ability to deliver even the finest musical detail.
Expandable memory allows you to take your entire music collection with you. In addition to the on-board memory of 256 GB, the AK240 supports an additional micro SD card, up to 128GB, making the internal memory expandable to 384GB. This is critical when you are dealing with high resolution audio files that can quickly fill your storage capacity.
An all new and even more intuitive and responsive touch screen interface makes the AK240 a breeze to use and makes finding your favorite tracks fast and easy. Album art is also supported so it can display your favorite albums art while you listen.