High-quality Bluetooth, AK XB-10 Music via Bluetooth without compromise The AK XB-10 delivers a distinctive difference in sound from conventional Bluetooth products. The moment you hear it, you wonder "Does this sound really come from Bluetooth?" Astell&Kern;'s outstanding technologies are throughout aptX™ HD to support 24bit/48kHz Bluetooth performance, along with DAC and AMP, essential components of fine audio. The utmost in Bluetooth listening pleasure: AK XB-10.
While the AK XB10 is a device that wirelessly transmits audio data from smartphones via Bluetooth, it is quite different from conventional Bluetooth devices, in that it supports the aptX™ HD Bluetooth codec.
The AK XB-10 is equipped with a Hi-Fi DAC capable of reproducing high-quality sound up to 24-bit/192 kHz. Its analog amplifier was tuned using Astell&Kern;'s own sound technologies to complete the package. A digital-to-analog converter (DAC) converts digital data into analog signals in a digital media player (DMP). The AK XB-10 is equipped with a dedicated DAC for the best digital-to-analog signal conversion that significantly improves Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR) and Total Harmonic Distortion (THD).
we include a 2.5mm jack on the AK XB-10 for audio enthusiasts. Enjoy a deeper level of sound through the AK XB10's balanced 2.5mm output.
The AK XB-10 is compatible with all iOS and Android devices. The AK XB-10 supports the SBC, aptX™, and aptX™ HD codecs for Android devices and the AAC codec for iOS. Forget about device compatibility issues, turn on your smartphone’s Bluetooth, and connect the AK XB-10. You can also connect any laptop/notebook that supports Bluetooth. You will be transported to a new world of sound the moment the AK XB-10 is connected to your smartphone.
For the ultimate in convenience, the AK XB10 supports voice calls and features a built-in microphone so that you can receive calls when using earphones without a microphone. Press the button once to receive a call while connected via Bluetooth and press and hold the button to reject a call.