It’s quite a strange decision for a company to go back to the dusted land of music players unless they packed a huge capacity that will outline other gadgets by doing so. And that’s exactly what Astell & Kern did.
At the Munich High-End Show Astell and Kern has introduced two new high-res compact music players: the A&norma SR15 and A&futura SE100, yet the first one got all the buildup with it’s usability and one of a kind design.
The New Standard
A&norma sets the standard of Hi-Fi audio for novice listeners. The SR15, the first model of A&norma, is the beginning point of the Hi-Fi Audio experience that enables you to appreciate the rationality and innovations of Astell&Kern, which is accolated by audiophiles around the globe.
The A&norma SR15 incorporates the Cirrus Logic CS43198 DAC for high-res playback of DSD64 and 24-bit/192kHz PCM documents. It includes a thick aluminum packaging, like that utilized for the AK70 line of players from the same product-maker.
All for One – One for All
A&norma SR15 has embraced the UI of their top of the line player which has become popular for its instinct and easy to use interface.
The A&norma SR15 is packed with several features found in previous Astell&Kern flagship devices so that even beginners can enjoy the fullest musical details when listening with an A&norma player.
The A&norma SR15 will be available at the price of $699 and is expected to hit shelves this summer. The gadgets from this company are outstanding for it’s especially well constructed and deliver sound deserving of their exceptional stature.