Introducing the Astell&Kern CA1000 Carryable Headphone Amp.
The ACRO CA1000 is a headphone amplifier that combines the functions and portability of a high-performance amplifier and DAP based on Astell&Kern's fundamental philosophy of delivering original sound.
The ACRO CA1000 sets a new standard for headphone amplifiers, providing powerful and clear sound with the features never available on any other headphone amplifiers.
Perfectly drive any headphone/IEM with 4 levels of gain and up to 15Vrms output
Multiple inputs and outputs provide maximum options and compatibility with all of your audio equipment
Equipped with ESS ES9068AS Quad-DAC for detailed and balanced sound
Support for 32bit/384kHz PCM and Native DSD512 playback
Built-in Battery- Portable amplifier can operate without external power supply
TERATON ALPHA, the epitome of Astell&Kern audio technology
Crossfeed support for a more natural acoustic experience with headphones
Support for the latest Bluetooth 5.0 and wireless 24-bit codecs (Qualcomm® aptX™ HD, LDAC)
Dual-Band Wi-Fi support for greater wireless connectivity
ReplayGain that automatically adjusts sound levels across different music tracks
Silver Plating Shield to minimize noise and interference
View you screen anywhere with a display adjustable up to 60 degrees
PERFECTLY DRIVE ANY HEADPHONE/IEM WITH 4 LEVELS OF GAIN AND UP TO 15VRMS OUTPUT
ACRO CA1000 features a variety of outputs that can be used by everyone from general users to audiophiles.
3.5mm, 6.35mm Unbalanced, 2.5mm and 4.4mm Balanced output jacks are available to accommodate a variety of headphones/earphones.
The ACRO CA1000 can be used as a Hi-Fi audio system by connecting devices using a variety of digital inputs/output (Optical, Coaxial, Type-C USB) and analog inputs/outputs (RCA). All Input/output settings can be easily and conveniently selected using the CA1000 touch screen.
QUAD-DAC WITH HIGH OUTPUT AND NOISE-FREE SOUND
The ACRO CA1000 is equipped with four ES9068AS DACs, providing perfect decoding capabilities with Astell&Kern's amplifier circuit technology. The clear and overwhelming output expresses the original sound without distortion. 2.5mm, 3.5mm, 4.4mm and 6.35mm output circuits are physically separated by applying tiny, independent relay components.
If the signal from each output stage of a high-power headphone amplifier is not blocked properly, this can cause noise interference. ACRO CA1000 boasts a noise-free output with an independent circuit structure by using relays to completely block connectors that are not in use.