Along with the Fiio M11, FiiO also announced the M5 is a music player cum high-quality Bluetooth receiver has been introduced to the public. This is a highly innovative product when it is not only beautiful, compact, and light, but also integrates the premium music player.
Fiio M5 is basically a high-quality music player using AK4377 DAC chip from AKM, with 2-way Bluetooth, both play and receive with all existing codecs, and is certified Hi-Res Audio. The latest wireless, a facade is coated with toughened glass, USB Type-C for charging, and is also a way to record music, making USB DAC for computers and mobile devices. Support 2TB SD card, extra power for you to contain tired music, actually inserting a 128GB card is listening to death. We can see that the M5 has a very small and light size! But it can play music for up to 15 hours.
At the same time, the build quality is also extremely excellent with the aluminum casing using aluminum core material which is accurately CNC cut, while the display part uses Double-Sided 2.5D Temper Glass toughened glass. To control the M5 music player you can use the touch screen IPS size 1.54-inch and resolution of 240 x 240 pixels. The AK4377 chipset gives an output of 45mW enough to be able to type in in-ear headphones, even more, readable to DSD256. Parameters of background static, harmonic distortion are very low. Compared to the previous high-end Bluetooth Receiver BTR 3, the FiiO M5 model has far superior specifications.
Another extremely striking point is the <3μV noise floor section, which is due to the extremely good processing of current noise sources. Helping the FiiO M5 sound stage extremely clean and free from noise like compact universal music players. Using the CSR8675 chipset at the beginning of the board from Qualcomm allows the Bluetooth signal transmission/reception at the highest level today.
Support high-quality Bluetooth codecs like LDAC, aptX-HD, HWA. FiiO M5 supports most of the current music formats from PCM 32bit / 384kHz to DSD in addition to supporting CUE files. USB-Type C part supports 2-way with the ability to receive data along with making Asynchronous USB DAC 24bit / 192kHz or exporting Digital USB for DACs up to DSD64 (DoP / D2P).
In addition to the Line-Out output via 3.5mm port, Coaxial output for other DACs is also available. When pairing with the phone, the M5 will act as a Bluetooth Receiver, and Fiio equips it with Qualcomm’s Microphone with noise protection, giving clearer and clearer call quality, no noise, no howling. You can also turn this compact music player into a smartwatch with a wrist-band. Fiio M5 is also equipped with footstep sensors to help you have time to practice + good music experience. And of course, they will have to sell off a bracelet so you can wear it as a fitness trainer, always wristwatch.
The Fiio M5 uses the Ingenic X1000E control chipset for fast music playback, fast music, reading, no lag, no delay, which has been verified through the Fiio M6. Currently, the price has not been disclosed.