Shanling M3 Ultra high res portable DAP. A hugely updated DAP that is in some ways a lowered power version of the M6 Ultra. M3 Ultra features a 4.2" HD screen, the same fast Snapdragon 665 processor running android 10, dual wifi, BT5, the same slick exterior design, 3.5mm and 4.4mm balanced headphone outputs.
Memory is stepped down to 3GB / 32 GB ROM + micro SD card slot for your music collection. Power is stepped down but there are still dual Ricore amps, providing 260mW output via 4.4mm balanced output. M3 Ultra uses dual ESS 9219 dac chips and has built in 16x MQA decoding, perfect for streaming music from Tidal.
Shanling M3 Ultra runs an open android platform, so you can use any streaming services you like, as well as youtube, soundcloud, etc. Battery life is excellent at up to 20 hours, perfect for use on the go. The units feels solid thanks to its housing being machined from a single piece of aluminum.
Great match for a wide variety of earphones, even ultra sensitive hiss prone models. Low gain = 41mW SE, 164mW BAL, High gain = 140mW SE, 260mW BAL. Features NAS, DLNA, Airplay for integration with home wifi streaming.