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Hiby R8

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Package Content

- R8 player features a 5.5 Full HD 1080P IPS Display.
- HiBy's newest R8 comes prepared with the flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 Mobile Platform which includes the Adreno 512 mobile graphics unit.
- The stainless steel version of the R8 feature a dedicated data-SIM slot for 4G connectivity. Allowing users to stream and download music anywhere without dependency on Wifi wireless connections. (No voice call support). This also allows for seamless upgrades OTA at any time.
- HiBy R8 runs the newest HiBy OS on top of Android 9.0. The combination of the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 and Android 9.0 allowed HiBy to obtain GMS certification for the R8, this means that users won't have any problem downloading and using any applications from the play store along with a silky smooth and snappy user interface.
- Aluminum alloy version has 4G of RAM along with 64GB of internal storage. Both models feature a USB 3.1 Type-C interface for fast file transfer and support MicroSD cards with a theoretical capacity of up to 2TB.
- Dual-DAC design composed of dual AKM4497 DAC chips supporting up to 768/32 bit PCM and DSD512.

  • Battery rooted in sound
    38Wh ATL custom battery, with pure Co material and high power density, truly high capacity! High power density and low internal resistance, capable of continuous 10000mA current output.

    Superpowered power supply, the fruits of independent R&D
    4x independent power supply circuits for digital, DAC, preamp and amplification circuity.

    Turbo mode
    The power output may be adjusted. Turn on Turbo mode to increase power supply voltage on hardware level and change the headphone amp’s working conditions, to drive over-ear headphones with more power and dynamic range.

    Luxurious audio loadout
    4 ELNA SILMIC capacitors, 10 tantalum capacitors, 18 high ripple-suppression-ratio LDO regulators, 35 Panasonic Hi-Polymer POSCAPs.

    Hand-picked gold capacitors
    Utilizing gold capacitors reserved for home audio equipment—high precision, high consistency, and hand-matched prior to installation. Guaranteed clean power output and ultimate ripple rejection and low low THD.

    ELNA SILMIC II audio capacitors
    4 ELNA SILMIC II audio capacitors utilizing natural silk as the dielectric. 3rd order THD under -120dB. Literally silky highs.

    Custom designed op-amps
    Not found on any other player—we ourselves are involved in the research and design of the model OP02 opamps used in the HiBy R8.

    Dual-shielded for pure audio
    Customised internal conductive braiding, absorption material, etc. shields against internal interference. Custom made aluminium foil shields motherboard against external interference. Purity of the TeraPlayer achieved in a fully connected smart player.

    Femtosecond precision
    Dual oscillators locked to 45.1584MHz and 49.152MHz with femtosecond precision reduces phase noise to under -159dBc/Hz @ 1kHz offset.

    Dual AK4497 DACs
    Powerful decoding and highly efficient. Paired with in-house designed audio pipeline, easily handles DSD512 and 32bit / 768kHz PCM.

    Ultimate audio quality and power
    3.5mm and 4.4mm separate line and headphone outs (4 ports). Over 1000mW in power drives all over-ear large-scale headphones with ease.

    MQA rendering to 16x
    HiBy R8 is the first portable music player that is capable of MQA rendering to 16x. MQA is an award-winning technology that captures and reproduces the sound of the original studio master in a file that’s small enough to stream and download. HiBy is collaborating with MQA to deliver the true original sound quality to listeners.

    Snappy as a Snapdragon
    Snapdragon 660 SoC for driving a modern Android operating system with speed and stability. 14nm LPP process, 8x Kryo 260, Adreno 512 GPU, CPU frequency up to 2.2GHz. 4GB RAM+ 64GB ROM + 2TB SD storage.

    A full mastering console in wireless era
    WiFi 2.4/5GHz dual band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, two-way Bluetooth (transmit and receive audio) and UAT. Supports music transfer by HiByLink, DLNA, AirPlay and WiFi. UAT (Ultra Audio Transmission) is a Hi-Res Bluetooth codec independently researched and developed by HiBy Music. Supporting an industry-first 192kHz sample rate and 1.2Mbps bitrate, this Bluetooth codec can even optimize itself in recognition of different music genres.

  • Specifications
    Model HiBy R8
    Operating System Android 9.0
    CPU Model Snapdragon 660
    CPU Architecture Kryo260 Octa-core
    CPU Max Frequency 2.2 GHz
    GPU Adreno 512
    DAC AKM AK4497 x 2
    WiFi Support 2.4GHz, 5GHz
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0
    USB USB 3.1
    Display Size 5.5 inches
    Colors 16 million true color
    Topology IPS
    Resolution 1920*1080
    PPI 400
    Touchscreen Multitouch
    RAM 4GB
    Internal Storage 64GB
    External Storage Up to 2TB + via 1 micro SD card
    Colors Aluminium alloy black
    Dimensions 143*81*20 mm
    Power Supply 5V⎓2A / 9V⎓2A
    Battery 10000mAh/3.8V
    Charge time <5H (0%-100%)
    Firmware Update OTA
    Text Size Adjustable
    Third Party Apps Unrestricted access via Google Play and apk download

  • Hiby R8 Player x 1
    USB-C Charging Cable x 1
    USB-C to Coaxial Cable x 1
    Hiby R8 Leather Case x 1
    Carry case x 1