All-new Digital Audio Architecture
Dual Crystal Oscillators
JZ4760B + SA2000 + CS4398, Natively Supporting DSD, Decoding SACD ISOs directly, also supporting lossless formats WAV, FLAC, APE, WMA, ALAC, AIFF etc.
Dual crystal oscillators dedicated to multiples of 44.1 and 48kHz respetively, ensuring lowest jitter and highest precision for playback of music at all sample rates and eliminating all conversion artifats.
Audiophile-grade Architecture & Components
Further Improved USB DAC Function
Utilizing Cirrus Logic's top-flight CS4398 DAC coupled with our painstakingly tuned low-pass filter, the X3 realizes extremely low noise and phase distortion; also utilizing premium tantalum capacitors in the analog circuit for minimum internal resistance for the best uncolored sound.
Supporting up to 192 kHz/24 bit audio as well as DSD playback +ASIO driver installation required for windows computers (plug and play on Macs) via DSD plugin on windows computers.
Supporting CTIA standard inline remotes on earphones (Apple, Samsung etc)
All-New Power Management Features
10-band EQ, and user-defined playlists (.m3u/m3u8)
Supporting hibernation mode (power consumption < 5mA) for instant-on playback; coulomb meter integrated in battery for accurate battery % readings. Power button flush with chassis avoids accidental activation while remaining easy to press; volume + button includes tactile marker for easy operation even in your pocket.
Better build quality than ever
All new UI (User Interface) design
With all-metal chassis and high reflectance fine-grain faceplate bringing fit and finish to another level. Unique titanium color brings fresh appearance to a FiiO product.
With classic scroll wheel operation; six unique UI themes to choose from.
Complete set of ports
Micro SD card slot
Standard 3.5mm headphone out and composite coaxial / line out port for connection to external amps / DACs etc., standard micro USB 2.0 port for charging and data transfer, and for docking to future FiiO equipment.
Support the largest current cards (currently 128GB). Approx. 3200 lossless songs of various formats (44.1 kHz/16 bit, 4 min, 40MB)
Full set of accessories available
Matching leatherette case / cover, clear protective case, stacking kit for external amps / DACs, line out cable, etc.