FiiO R9 News: All-in-One Ultimate Desktop Streamer
FiiO has recently introduced its latest flagship desktop streamer, the FiiO R9, after showcasing it at various audio shows worldwide. Packed with high-end hardware, the R9 features dual ES9038Pro DAC chips, an 8-channel THX788+ Amplifier, a Qualcomm QCC5125 Bluetooth Chipset, a dedicated XMOS USB Processor, and more. As a powerful device, the FiiO R9 effortlessly drives various headphones and in-ear monitors. It serves as a single standalone solution for your desktop streaming, DAC, and amplification needs. Ready to explore the world of R9? You can get it for $1499 from the retailers worldwide.
FiiO has made significant improvements to the R7, elevating the performance of the R9 to new heights. One major upgrade is the inclusion of dual ES9038Pro DAC chips, enhancing decoding performance for ultra-clear decoding with true high-resolution PCM and DSD sound signal decoding. The addition of an XMOS XU316 3rd gen USB processor chipset ensures smooth USB signal processing. The R9 supports multiple inputs, including USB, coaxial, optical inputs, and HDMI Arc for convenient connectivity to TVs and other devices.
The FiiO R9 adopts the THX788+ high-power amp chipset, organized in an eight-channel design to deliver exceptional performance. This chipset provides strong signal amplification while preserving the natural and pure tone of the sound. With a powerful 7W output power rating, the R9 easily drives any headphones or in-ear monitors. It offers multiple gain levels to support both highly sensitive and low-sensitive headphones effortlessly. The R9 includes 6.35mm single-ended, 4.4mm balanced, and 4-pin XLR balanced headphone output ports, along with XLR+RCA line-outs.
Crafted with exclusive design, the R9 features a stunning two-tone liquid metal frame, a vibrant LED ring light around the knobs, and an RGB colorful strip light on the front, adjacent to the large 6” display screen. Pre-loaded with Android 10, it will soon be upgraded to Android 12 for a smoother and more stable operation. The FiiO R9 is launched worldwide for $1499, a flagship desktop streamer loaded with features.