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Astell and Kern AK240 Portable Music Player

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Astell and Kern AK240 Portable Music Player
£2199.00 1In stock
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Astell and Kern AK240 Portable Music Player

The Astell and Kern AK240 is available for demonstration in our Hull store by request.

The Astell and Kern AK240 is the latest in a long line of ultra high quality portable music players. Offering 256GB of built in storage and 1 upgradable microSD card slot makes up to 384GB of storage for the AK240 making it ideal for carrying around your music collection.

The Astell and Kern AK240 features a dual-core processor which allows the player to handle multiple requests and play high-resolution audio files with no lag, and users will also be able to connect to music download sites and download directly to the player or stream music from their PC from the local network.

Featuring a massive 3.31in AMOLED touchscreen with 800x480 resolution the Astell and Kern AK240 offers enough screen real estate to access your music collection with ease and with a step up from the Wolfson chipsets used in the AK100 and AK120 the AK240 uses dual Cirrus Logic 4398 DAC which feature native DSD support – including DSD64 and DSD128 files.

Part Exchange Available

As you would expect from Fanthorpes hifi, we offer a generous part exchange against the Astell and Kern AK240. If you have any hifi that you wish to use as part payment against the Astell and Kern AK240 then either call us on 01482 223096 or email us at  and we will give you a price to change. This is a fantastic and hassle free way of making the Astell and Kern AK240 more affordable.

Finance Available

Fanthorpes hifi can also offer buy now pay later on the Astell and Kern AK240, allowing you to spread or defer your payments over a year. If you are interested in taking advantage of our payment terms on the Astell and Kern AK240 email or call us on 01482 223096 and we will email an application form to you

Astell and Kern AK240 Portable Music Player Specification:

  • Display: 3.31inch WVGA (480 x 800) AMOLED Touchscreen
  • Supported Audio Formats    WAV, FLAC, WMA, MP3, OGG, APE(Normal, High, Fast), AAC, ALAC, AIFF, DFF, DSF
  • Sample rate: FLAC, WAV, ALAC, AIFF : 8kHz ~ 192kHz (8/16/24bits per Sample)/DSD Native DSD64 (1bit 2.8MHz), Stereo / DSD128 (1bit 5.6MHz), Stereo
  • Output Level: Unbalance 2.1Vrms / Balance 2.3Vrms (Condition No Load)
  • DAC: Cirrus Logic CS4398 x2 (Dual DAC)
  • Decoding: Support up to 24bit/192kHz Bit to Bit Decoding, DSD64/128
  • Input: USB Micro-B input (for charging & data transfer (PC & MAC))/Connection Mode : MTP (Media Device)
  • Outputs: PHONES (3.5mm) / Optical Out (3.5mm) / Balanced Out (2.5mm, only 4-pole supported)
  • Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz)
  • Bluetooth: V4.0
  • Dimensions: 2.59 ”(66 mm) [W] x 4.21 ”(107 mm) [H] x 0.68 ”(17.5 mm) [D]
  • Feature Enhancements: Firmware upgrades supported (OTA)
  • Audio Performance: ±0.023dB (Condition: 20Hz~20kHz) Unbalance & Balance/±0.3dB (Condition: 10Hz~70kHz) Unbalance & Balance
  • Frequency Response    
  • Signal to Noise Ratio: 116dB @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 117dB @ 1kHz, Balance
  • Crosstalk: 130dB @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 135dB @ 1kHz, Balance
  • THD+N: 0.0007% @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 0.0005% @ 1kHz, Balance
  • IMD SMPTE: 0.0004% 800Hz 10kHz(4:1) Unbalance / 0.0003% 800Hz 10kHz(4:1) Balance
  • Output Impedance: Balanced out 2.5mm (1ohm) / PHONES 3.5mm (2ohm)
  • Clock Jitter: 50ps (Typ)
  • Battery Capacity: 3,250mAh 3.7V Li-Polymer Battery
  • Built-in Memory: 256GB
  • External Memory: microSD (Max 128GB) x1
  • Supported OS: Windows XP, Windows 7,8 (32/64bit), MAC OS X 10.7 and up