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FiiO launches M5 ultra-portable high-resolution audio player

THE ASIAN AGE
Published : Sep 28, 2019, 3:50 pm IST
Updated : Sep 28, 2019, 3:50 pm IST

Unlike other players in the same price range, the M5 is equipped with the Ingenic X1000E processor.

The M5 supports both Bluetooth transmitting and receiving, to powerfully be able to connect to more Bluetooth devices.
 The M5 supports both Bluetooth transmitting and receiving, to powerfully be able to connect to more Bluetooth devices.

FiiO announces the launch of the M5 Hi-Res Audio Player in India. The M5 is now the 6th player to be added to the M series line-up of FiiO’s Hi-Res Audio Players. The M5 is now available to purchase from FiiO’s website at www.fiio.co.in with a price tag of Rs. 8,990.

Unlike other players in the same price range, the M5 is equipped with the Ingenic X1000E processor. With its low power consumption yet high performance, the M5 is capable of doing more for longer periods of time without recharging.

The M5 utilizes the high-performance AKM AK4377 DAC, with support for native DSD. With excellent decoding of both PCM and DSD formats, and with low distortion and noise, you can be sure you will get excellent sound with the M5.

With Qualcomm’s flagship Bluetooth chip, the CSR8675, you can truly enjoy the superb sound through lossless Bluetooth.

The AXP192, the dedicated multi-channel power management chip, is used in the M5 to ensure maximum sound quality.

The retina-like IPS touchscreen display of the M5 produces bold and bright colors, and also supports gestures that are ideal for interacting with tiny screens.

240*240 resolution | Double-sided 2.5D full-fit tempered glass | 1.54 inch HD display

The CNC-machined aluminium alloy body along with the perfectly curved waist makes for an extremely comfortable device that your hands and waist won’t forget anytime soon.

4.2cm*4.3cm dimensions | 38g weight

The M5 supports both Bluetooth transmitting and receiving, to powerfully be able to connect to more Bluetooth devices. Bluetooth receiver formats: SBC/AAC/aptX/aptX HD/LDAC and Bluetooth transmitter formats: SBC/LDAC

Variety of ways to play your music

  • USB Audio: Supports up to 384kHz-32bit/DSD128 output, and supports DoP/D2P output.
  • USB DAC: asynchronous USB DAC supporting up to 384kHz/32 bit and DSD128.
  • Audio outputs: supports headphone out, line out, and coaxial out

The M5 employs a dual microphone design, which in conjunction with cVc noise cancellation technology gives clear and noise free Bluetooth calls.

: In addition to being a player, the M5 can also act as a high-fidelity sound recorder, helping you to keep a record of the happenings in your life.

The M5 supports most audio formats, including MP3/OGG/AAC/AIFF/WMA/APE/FLAC/ALAC/WAV/DSD/ISO. PCM is supported up to 384kHz/32 bit, native is DSD is supported, and even CUE files are supported.

The USB 2.0 symmetrical Type C connector supports a wide variety of functions, including storage/charging/USB DAC/USB Audio output.

The M5 supports connecting to USB OTG-compatible smartphones and tablets. After connecting via a USB OTG cable, you can transfer files to the M5 with speeds about the same as with a computer, but in a far easier and more convenient way.

 Built into the M5 is a high-precision pedometer chip, allowing it to display number of steps taken, so you can really see the results of your workout as you enjoy your music.

Tap into the M5’s vast reserves of power with its built-in 550mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery, for longer playtime and standby time.

Headphone out battery life>10.5H | Bluetooth battery life>15H |Deep sleep standby>22 days

 The M5 supports microSD cards up to 2TB, allowing you carry your whole library wherever you go.

The M5 proudly displays its Hi-Res Audio and Hi-Res Audio Wireless certifications, as a pair of small golden logos laser-etched on the back glass.

The innovative UI combines a simple yet refreshing aesthetic with bold and youthful colors for an interface that seems to overflow with a fabulous rhythm.

The stylishly modern M5 is beautiful from every angle – set the display orientation to either 0, 90°, 180°, 270°, however you want.

With 7 equalizer presets to choose from – rock, classical, jazz, pop, dance, vocal, and metal – you can get your music to sound exactly the way you want.

Included with the M5 is a snug-fitting transparent clip that also acts as a protective case, ensuring that you can actually wear it out of the box.

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