iBasso has upgraded the buffer size, the improved new buffer has a higher slew rate, wider bandwidth, and higher current output. This helps in improving the overall amplification power while maintaining a cleaner sound decoding.
CTIA 3.5mm Port
The brand has changed the previous 3.5mm output port to CTIA 3.5mm port, which is the most commonly used port and enables the users to use Mic and Music control keys on the cables of earphones.
JDI Crisp 1080P Display
iBasso has switched to JDI (Japan Display Inc.) for its screen manufacturing. The new display has same 1080p resolution but it provides better viewing angles and crisp clarity as compared to the 2019 variant.
Dual Cirrus Logic DAC Chips
The iBasso DX160 (2020 version) is equipped with a class-leading setup of dual DAC chips from Cirrus Logics, they are well known for their high performing DAC chips. The DX160 has Two CS43198 chips working flawlessly, decoding the music with amazing clarity and details. The DAC setup is able to decode PCM up to 32-Bit/384kHz or DSD up to DSD256 natively. The sound output through the setup offers great clarity with no background noise or jitter. The sound output has a warm and neutral sound output profile which provides enough power to power most of your headphones with higher power requirements. The player supports MQA decoding, providing you the ability to decode the master quality audio files and enjoy your music, the way it was actually recorded in the first place.
Octa-Core CPU with 2GB RAM
The iBasso DX160 (2020 version) features an octa-core ARM CPU, which is coupled with 2GB LPDDR3 RAM. They collectively provide the user with a lag-free and smooth user experience, even with thousands of songs in your library, the navigation will be silky smooth and crisp. You will never find any delay or lag in the device as it is powered by a very powerful CPU.
Dual Output Ports
Apart from a CTIA 3.5mm port the iBasso DX160 (2020 version) also features a balanced 4.4mm port. The device is capable of churning out a power voltage of up to 6.4 Vrms, that will easily power all of your IEM's and earbuds.
Bluetooth 5.0 Support with Hi-Res Codecs support
The iBasso DX160 features bi-directional Bluetooth 5.0 support, which offers a stable and lag-free Bluetooth connection with hi-res codecs supports like the LDAC, AptX and many more. The Bluetooth connectivity is strong and stable, with no signal delays.
3,200mAh Battery with Quick Charge Support
The iBasso DX160 (2020 version) is equipped with a 3,200mAh battery which provides a continuous music playback for up to 13 hours of music. And even if that is not enough for you the device supports Quick Charge 3.0 and PD2.0 which charges the battery quickly and gives you enough juice to run your music library through an entire day.
Curved Elegant Aluminium Body
The iBasso DX160 (2020 version) has a 3D curved color veneered glass back cover and a precise machined curved aluminum body, the player looks simple, elegant, and beautiful. Available in four different colors, the DX160 looks stunning in each and every color with a golden colored shiny volume wheel.
- Technical Specifications
Colour Silver Warranty 1 year (local) Product Weight (g) 178 Availability Discontinued Product Type DAC (Digital-Analog Converter), Digital Audio Player, Portable Amplifier & DAC Style/Type Portable Features AAC, aptX, Bluetooth, DSD, Dual Headphone Output, Expandable Memory/Storage, High-Res Audio Certified, Internet Radio, LDAC, Line-out, MQA (Master Quality Authenticated), Music Network Server, Music Streamer, SBC, WiFi DAC Cirrus Logic CS43198 x 2 (Dual) Storage Capacity 32GB + (external card slot) Sampling / Bitrate PCM 32bit/384kHz, Native DSD256 Frequency Response (Hz) 10Hz~40kHz +/-0.15dB [4.4mmbalanced output] Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR) 130dB [4.4mm balanced output] Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) 0.00022% (no Load, 3Vrms), 0.00022% (32Ω Load, 3Vrms) Battery Life (hrs) 13 hours Input Connectivity Bluetooth, USB Type-C (USB-C), WiFi Output Connectivity 3.5mm Stereo, 3.5mm Balanced / 4-Pole, 4.4mm Balanced / 5-Pole, Coaxial (SPDIF), Bluetooth
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