MQA authenticated dongle—the HiBy FC3
Supports MQA, HiBy Music app, HiRes certified, 70mW high power / low battery consumption, ES9281pro DAC, RGB indicator light, DSD128, 3.5mm headphone jack, all metal body
Supporting MQA, the full unfolding of MQA audio performed by the FC3 brings you the full studio / concert experience. The FC3 includes MQA Renderer technology, which can connect to an MQA Core signal and complete the final unfold of an MQA file. The LED glows magenta to indicate that the unit is rendering an MQA stream or file. MQA-enabled software must be used on the smartphone (e.g. HiBy Music, TIDAL) to realize 4x unfolding of MQA audio.
* MQA support is expected to be added in HiBy Music app soon.
The official couple
Best compatibility with HiByMusic Exclusive HQ USB Audio Access mode. HiFi solution for smartphones.
3.5mm headphone jack
With its industry-standard 3.5mm headphone jack, the FC3 enables your smartphone to connect to standard wired headphones for improved music performance.
High quality, low consumption
Low power consumption stops the drain on your smartphone and keeps your music going.
HiRes certified audio quality
Certified by the Japan Audio Society for high resolution audio.
HiFi DAC ES9281PRO
The ES9281pro DAC is behind the all-format HiFi decoding power of the FC3.
High output power
70+70mW@32Ω is a high output power for a USB headphone dongle, to power all sorts of HiFi headphones.
Supports high-res audio
Support for PCM up to 32bit/384kHz and DSD128 DoP.
Use as your computer's sound card
Plug & Play on Macs and Windows 10. No charging required.
With its simple elegant lines, highlit bevelled edges and aluminium alloy body
Every angle exudes quality!
30-step hardware volume buttons allow you to free adjust the volume to suit all usage situations.
RGB indicator light
The indicator light light comes up in different colours according to the currently playing music format / sample rate.
Red: connected, not playing
Blue: playing at PCM 32-48kHz
Green: playing at PCM 88.2-192kHz / DSD64
Light green: playing at PCM 352.8-384kHz / DSD128
Purple: playing MQA
- Technical Specifications
- FC3 headphone DAC+amp
- FC3 leather case (Limited to 1st production batch only)
- Type-C to Type-C OTG interconnect
- USB to Type-C interconnect
- Packing box
- User manual
- Warranty card
- QC certificate
Colour Silver Warranty 1 year (local) Product Weight (g) 9.1 Availability Available Product Type Amplifier (Headphone), Portable Amplifier & DAC Style/Type Portable Features DSD, High-Res Audio Certified, MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) DAC ES9281PRO Input Connectivity 3.5mm stereo, USB Type-C (USB-C) Microphone None
- User Reviews