Astell&Kern Announces New Portable Music Player: SA700

At Super Sound Korea this weekend (BSK 2019) Astell&Kern unveiled a new portable digital audio player (DAP) to their lineup: the SA700. The SA700 music player is a throwback to the original models and celebrates Astell&Kern's seven-plus years in the market with its retro design and some classic, nostalgic UI (user interface) features.


The SA700 player features 32-bit/384kHz bit-to-bit playback, Native DSD (11.2MHz), and an AK4492 Dual DAC. The body is constructed of stainless steel with a 720 x 1280 touchscreen display, LED indicators, and a retro design.

It will retail for $1,299 USD in North America and delivery is expected by mid-December. Please stay tuned, more details will be shared soon. Check out our product page for the latest specifications and pre-order information.

If you have any questions, please leave a comment below. Happy listening!

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