Luxury and Precision L5
Luxury and Precision L5

Lossless Digital Playback on the Move

The Luxury and Precision L5 player supports the very latest in high-resolution digital music. With playback capabilities up to 24 bit/192 kHz PCM as well as DSD, the L5 will get you up and running with nearly any lossless file format you can throw at it. Equipped with a 3.5 inch display and stunning aluminum-magnesium alloy body the L5 might almost look as good as it sounds.

Note: At checkout, you will have the option to upgrade to the 32 GB version.

Luxury and Precision L5

Top Tier Internals

The DAC (digital-to-analog) chip at the heart of device is the latest-generation AKM Verita 4490, which can pull every sonic nuance from the highest resolution file formats available including 4x DSD. The touch screen interface features an 800 by 480 resolution and intuitive UI for finding and selecting your favorite tracks. The L5 sports 16/32 GB of long-life internal memory and MicroSD card expansion capabilities along with an internal battery that has a projected playback time of 12 hours.

Luxury and Precision L5
Luxury and Precision L5

Finishing Touches

A sand-blasted anodized finish is expertly wrapped around the minimal 123mm x 63mm footprint. Connectivity includes a USB DAC interface, 3.5mm gold-plated headphone jack, 3.5mm coaxial digital output and a shielded 3.5mm line-out. The headphone amplifier includes a versatile 5 level gain switch that allows for easy pairing with almost any headphone. The L5 features a physical rotating knob for volume adjustment and a standard play/pause, track forward/back interface on the side panel along with two assignable custom function buttons and a hold/lock feature on the front panel.

Luxury and Precision L5
Luxury and Precision L5

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Specs

  • Luxury and Precision
  • DAC Chip: AKM latest generation VERITA 4490 (supports sampling rates up to 32bit/768kHz and DSD256) USB supports sampling rates up to 24bit/192kHz
  • Crystal Oscillator: 1PPM TCXO
  • Master Control Chip: 1812C
  • Op Amp: 1812O
  • Headphone Amp: 1812A
  • Co-Processor: 1812M
  • Power Management Chip: 1812P
  • Professional Volume Control Chip: CS3310
  • PCB: 6 layer 3U dark gold matte black
  • Inductance: Sun lure closed electromagnetic inductance
  • Filter Capacitor: Ultra-low ESR MLCC Murata X7S 6.3V100UF
  • Buttons: Alpine extra-long life buttons
  • Built-in Memory: 16GB/32GB, Micron extra-long life dual channel FLASH
  • Supported formats:
  • DSD lossless; DSF (DSD), DIFF (DSD), ISO (DSD)
  • PCM Lossless: FLAC, WAV, AIFF, APE, ALAC, WV (WavPack)
  • Compressed Losses: MP3, AAC, WMA.OGG
  • Battery Life time: ~12 hours
  • Dimensions: 123mm * 63mm * 16.9mm.
  • Weight: 217g

Included

  • L5 music player
  • Micro USB Cable
  • Screen protective film

Shipping

All orders will be shipped by Massdrop.

Estimated ship date is Aug 7, 2015 PT.

After the drop ends, payment will be collected. To deliver the best value to the group the request will then be submitted to the vendor up front, making all sales final. Be sure to check the discussion page for updates.