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HiBy Announces HiBy R3 Pro Saber!!

Every now and then we see upgrades or different variant releases for popular audio gadgets. HiBy R3 Pro is a digital audio player that has grabbed a lot of attention…
HiBy R3 Pro-4

Every now and then we see upgrades or different variant releases for popular audio gadgets. HiBy R3 Pro is a digital audio player that has grabbed a lot of attention since its release, it is one of the best entry to mid-level DAPs in the current market. Now the brand has announced another variant with a different DAC setup keeping the other features the same as the previous model. The new variant is going to be called HiBy R3 Pro Saber, it features Dual ES9218P DAC chips from Sabre Technologies. The other variant features a dual CS43131 DAC chip. The Sabre DAC’s are widely known for their high resolving power, crisp sound clarity, and more. Audiophiles around the globe loved the HiBy R3 Pro as it is the smallest DAP that is capable of decoding MQA, supports native DSD256 playback, HiBy designed MSEB tuning and many more features.

HiBy R3 Pro-1


>Dual ES9218P DAC chips.

>PCM Decoding up to 32-Bit/384kHz, DSD up to DSD256 natively.

>MQA Decoding.

>HiBy OS with HiBy Link Support.

>MSEB Tuner.

>Bluetooth V5.0 Connectivity with UAT, LDAC, and More Hi-res Codecs.

>Dual Hi-Res Certifications.

>Dual Output, 3.5mm single-ended, 2.5mm balanced port.

>Up to 19 Hours Battery Life.

>Up to 50 days standby.

Award-Winning Sabre DAC Chip:-

At the heart of HiBy R3 Pro Saber is an award-winning DAC chip from Sabre Technologies with HyperStream II Modulator, housing two ES9218P DAC chips. The ES9218P delivers an audiophile-grade sound output with brilliant detailing and crisp clarity. The player has a more analytical sound quality, ensures the best possible music listening experience to the users.

MQA Support:-

HiBy R3 Pro-2

HiBy R3 Pro Saber is the smallest audio player in the market that can unfold MQA files. MQA(Master Quality Authenticated) is a method of digitally capturing and storing original master recordings, ensuring the best of the sound quality output. This small player can decode PCM up to 32-Bit/384kHz, DSD up to DSD256 natively. It is actually one of the smallest DAPs that can decode DSD256 natively. It is also one of the few audio players to support MQA under 200$ price segment.

Pocket Streamer:-

HiBy R3 Pro Saber is the smallest hi-res certified audio player that supports Tidal, Qobuz streaming services. You can easily connect to the internet via dual-band Wi-fi and enjoy high-quality music over streaming services.

Dual Output Ports:-

HiBy R3 Pro Saber Houses two output ports, one 3.5mm single-ended output port that can also be used for providing line out, and one 2.5mm balanced output port. The player provides good output power and can power up IEMs with ease.

HiBy Link and MSEB Tuner:-

HiBy R3 Pro Saber houses several features like HiBy Link, MSEB Tuner, and more. HiBy Link allows the users to control media playback on the audio player using their android smartphones. MSEB Tuner is a very capable tuning application, users can tune the sound output with ease and tune it as per their preferences.

Bluetooth V5.0 Connectivity with UAT Codec Support:-

HiBy R3 Pro Saber features Bluetooth V5.0 connectivity with various hi-res wireless codecs support. It supports two-way LDAC, UAT support. UAT is Ultra Audio Transmission, the latest wireless Bluetooth technology developed by HiBy that supports file streaming up to 24-Bit/192kHz ensuring the best sound quality over wireless connections.

HiBy R3 Pro-3

HiBy R3 Pro Saber is a welcome variant to an already powerful device. It features a more analytical DAC setup, Dual Output Ports, Streaming services, MQA decoding, MSEB Tuner, and much more. It is going to be priced at 209$, just 10$ more than the other variant, and will be available from 1st June 2020 with various online sellers.

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