iBasso’s Latest Flagship DX240 Music Player Announced
iBasso isn’t bound for any introduction among audio enthusiasts. The brand has been active with advanced portable audio gear for many years now. They specialize in designing high-quality Audio Players and In-Ear Monitors. On its 15th anniversary, iBasso has unveiled its latest DX240 flagship-grade digital audio player. DX240 is a successor to the DX220 player that is acclaimed even today by its users. iBasso has equipped the DX240 with many latest high-tech features such as flagship-grade ESS Sabre DAC chip, full 16x MQA decoding, Swappable amplification module, and many more that make it a flagship-grade player. iBasso DX240 is currently available on pre-order with HiFiGo with a booking amount of just 100$, the final MSRP for DX240 is 919$(No links are affiliated here).
DX240 is loaded with the latest generation ES9038Pro flagship DAC chip by ESS Sabre Technologies. It provides high-resolution PCM and DSD decoding with low distortion, high SNR, and high dynamic range ensuring high-quality performance. iBasso DX240 supports decoding for 32-Bit/768kHz. PCM and native DSD512 bringing us multiple options for high-resolution sound performance.
Similar to the other high-end audio players by iBasso, the DX240 has a swappable amp module design. Users can easily swap the amplifier modules and adjust the sound as per their personal sound preferences. DX240 supports all AMP1-AMP8 modules developed by iBasso which originally got released for the DX220. iBasso DX240 comes with an AMP1 MK3 module as its stock module. It has three output ports, one 2.5mm balanced headphone output, one 3.5mm single-ended, and another 3.5mm Line-out port. With the AMP1 MK3 module, DX240 has a powerful output rating of up to 878mW@32Ω that is more than enough to power demanding IEMs and HPs without trouble.
iBasso DX240 has their self-developed FPGA Master technology that requests signals directly from the SoC. It is incorporated by two independent NDK femtosecond crystal oscillators in maintaining a stable signal with low jitter and high definition. iBasso has loaded the DX240 with two OS that users can easily switch between. First is an open Android 9.0 OS that brings us close to countless media applications on the play store. If you are looking for a pure music system, you can switch to iBasso’s Mango OS that delivers a pure music experience.
MQA, Master Quality Authenticated the latest technology in audio streaming and recording is fully supported by the advanced DX240 music player. DX240 provides full 16x MQA unfolding support taking us closer to the true sound as the mastering artist intended it to be. Other features include a lightning-fast performance with Snapdragon 660 SoC, 4GB RAM, 64GB ROM, Long battery life(up to 11 hours), FHD 5″ crisp display, and many more.
>Stock amp module: AMP1 MK3.
>Output ports: 2.5mm TRRS, 3.5mm Single-ended, 3.5mm Line Out.
>Display: 5.0” 1080P Full HD.
>Battery capacity: 4400mAh.
>Charging time: 2.5H.
>Playback time: up to 11 hours.
Output Parameters(2.5mm Bal):-
>Maximum output level: 6.2Vrms.
>Power: 878mW@32Ω, 128mW@300Ω.
>Frequency response: 10Hz-45kHz.
>Output Impedance: 0.57Ω.
Output Parameters(3.5mm Single-ended):-
>Maximum output level: 3.1Vrms.
>Power: 281mW@32Ω, 32mW@300Ω.
>Frequency Response: 10Hz-45kHz.
>Output Impedance: 0.38Ω.