Sony has created a new digital music player in the form of the Sony DMP-Z1 which was officially unveiled during last week’s Hong Kong High-End Audio Visual Show 2018. Priced at $7,882 the digital music player features high resolution audio that supports DSD Native up to 11.2 MHz and PCM audio playback, 4.4mm balanced, and standard 3.5mm, headphone outputs together with 256GB of internal storage that can be expanded even further thanks to the inclusion of 2 micro SD slots.
Equipped with a rechargeable battery the Dual DAC stereo architecture it is capable of providing up to 10 hours of playback for non high resolution and nine hours the high resolution playback. “Possess the ultimate music experience anywhere with the DMP-Z1, crafted to deliver unrivaled resolution and dynamics to the most demanding headphones and audiophiles’ ears. Built-in battery power lets you revel in music as it was meant to be heard, wherever you are.”
Features of the Sony DMP-Z1 digital music player include :
– Supports files up to DSD native 11.2 MHz and PCM playback up to 384kHz/32-bit, which means all the authentic detail of the original recording is retained.
– Capturing and reproducing digital audio at a higher rate than CD (24-bit/192kHz and beyond),
– Gold plated volume control
– Audiophile-grade, high-power headphone amplifier, the DMP-Z1 realises 1500mW (16Ω) headphone output
For purchasing information and full specifications jump over to the official Sony website by following the link below.