Monthly Archives: July 2017

Introducing new Shanling Products at AMP3!

We are happy to announce that as of this week, we will be taking orders for Shanling products!

Shanling are a high-tech enterprise specialising in research, development and manufacturing of high end audio products. The following Shanling products are now available for purchase from Advanced MP3 Players:

Shanling M2s Portable Lossless Digital Audio Player & DAC – £189.00

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Packing cutting-edge technologies into a lightweight player with small dimensions the M2s can play most lossless audio files including DSD256 and PCM up to 384kHz/32bit. Comprehensive file playback makes the M2s highly versatile with support of DSD256 and PCM up to 384kHz/32bit, and supports MP3, WAV, FLAC, APE, WMA, ALAC, AIFF, AAC, ISO, DFF, DSF and DTS file formats. The player comes in both a black and a blue design. An incredible player for the price!

Shanling H1 Headphone Amp – £119.00

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Combining two Burr-Brown amplifiers for output and pre-amp stages in the H1 makes for the highest quality sound. The Burr-Brown TPA6120A2 delivers high bandwidth, extremely low noise and a high dynamic range. Burr-Brown OPA2134 with wide output swing allows for increased headroom. With this formidable combination, the H1 headphone amplifier allows music to be heard in all its glory.

Shanling UP Portable DAC/Amp – £149.00

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Shanling UP packs lossless playback and powerful amplification into a miniature device to instantly improve portable listening. Suitable for Android and Apple devices this small amplifier and DAC combination provides an immense transformation to sound quality with any type of headphone or earphone. To make sure the Shanling UP amp & DAC is compatible with any smartphone it includes four cables that provide easy link-up via Lightning, microUSB, USB type-C, or standard USB type-A connection. Apple iOS system is perfectly supported with ‘Made For Apple’ certification.

If you would like any further information on these fantastic new products, please don’t hesitate to drop us a ticked or call us on 0343 289 6880!

Best Earphones for “On the Go” Use

A question we are frequently asked by our customers is “which earphones are good for travel/outdoors?”

It’s a fair question; those who listen to music whilst they commute, travel or exercise need to know that their purchase will be suitable and robust enough for their desired use. With that in mind, we have chosen 5 choice products available at Advanced MP3 Players that may make finding your next set of earphones a little easier!

FiiO F5 Balanced IEM Earphones Featuring Infinity Sound – £65.99

FIIOF5LARGEThe FiiO F5 Earphones are balanced, Hi-Res in-ear monitors. They would be great for the commuter whose cables always suffer from wear and tear, as the cables for these earphones are easily replaceable! The FiiO F5s come with a 2.5mm balanced cable for the audiophile, and a single ended 3.5mm with in-line controls compatible with both Apple and Android devices.

SoundMagic E10BT Bluetooth Headphones – £69.99

E10BT-BKLARGEThese wireless earphones feature hi-resolution sound, a light and comfortable design and a battery capable of 10-12 hours of continuous playback. There’s even a shirt clip to make the battery less intrusive. Perfect for travelling long distances!

Sony XB50BS Extra Bass Sports Bluetooth In-Ear Headphones – £49.99

MDRXB50BSBCE7LARGEThe Sony MDR-XB50BS earphones combine an elegant, sports-friendly design with powerful, bass-heavy sound. Durable and built to last, these earphones have also been designed to be splash proof. So even if it starts to rain outside while you’re on your morning run, you can continue enjoying your music!

Westone W10 Single Driver Earphones with built-in mic and removable cable – £144.99

10480LARGEThe Westone W series of earphones tick a lot of the boxes when looking for a robust pair of earphones. They are hi-res, have function controls for Apple products (including Siri activation), removable and replaceable cables, and come with a range of accessories including different faceplates, ear buds and even a hard carry case!

Sony MDR-1000X Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Headphones – £369.00

MDR1000XLARGENot a fan of in-ears? These gorgeous sounding Sony headphones are Bluetooth enabled, hi-resolution and even feature active noise cancelling technology; no more ramping up the volume to drown out the bus engine from now on!

All of these great models are available to order or pre-order now from Advanced MP3 Players.     If you need any further advice, we’re always happy to hear from you! Give our sales line a call on 0131 618 8533 for guidance on choosing your next purchase.

New Audio Technica Products Added To AMP3!

This week on Advanced MP3 Players, we’ve listed some excellent new products from Audio Technica. Get acquainted below:

Audio Technica LP3 Advanced Fully Automatic Belt-Drive Stereo Turntable – £199.00

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The AT-LP3 fully automatic belt-drive turntable lets you take your analog listening experience to the next level with advanced features not typically found on automatic turntables. The balanced straight tone arm comes with a 1/2″ mount universal headshell and AT91R Dual Moving Magnet phono cartridge, giving you excellent high-fidelity performance, plus the option to use other moving magnet or moving coil cartridges of your choosing.

Audio Technica AR3BT Black Wireless On-Ear Headphones – £99.00ATHAR3BTBKLARGE

The ATH-AR3BT SonicFuel wireless on-ear headphones enhance your everyday listening experience with rich, full-range audio and the convenience of Bluetooth and NFC wireless technologies. The headphones are equipped with newly designed 40 mm drivers that reproduce clear mid- and high-frequencies as well as full, expressive bass.

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The ATH-DSR7BT over-ear wireless headphones gift your ears with Digital Sound Reality. These innovative headphones feature Audio-Technica’s new Pure Digital Drive system, allowing them to operate without the sound-degrading D/A converter found in conventional wireless headphones. By utilizing Trigence Semiconductor’s Dnote chipset, the ATH-DSR7BT headphones are capable of receiving a Bluetooth wireless transmission, processing the digital audio signal and transferring it to the drivers where the digital pulses of the chipset move the voice coil and diaphragm forward and backward to create the sound waves heard by the listener.

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The Pure Digital Drive system likewise depends on a re-engineered 45 mm True Motion Driver, which features a lightweight diaphragm with DLC (diamond-like carbon) coating for superlative fidelity and extended 5 Hz – 45,000 Hz frequency response. The driver’s 4-core twisted OFC-7N voice coil provides precise control of the diaphragm displacement, and an acoustic resistor controls the airflow in front of and behind the diaphragm to ensure smooth, natural audio reproduction across the entire frequency range. The entire driver assembly is housed within a layered aluminum structure that minimizes unwanted resonance and isolates the electric circuitry from the housing’s acoustic space, resulting in optimal phase and transient response.

We are continuously adding new and exciting products to our website, so be sure to keep checking Advanced MP3 Players for great deals!

FiiO X1ii RED Edition and New Accessories Added to AMP3!

This week sees some excellent new products from FiiO up for pre-order!

FiiO X1ii in Red

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This limited edition colour variant is a welcome addition to the FiiO X1ii colour range, which also includes black, silver and rose gold!

FiiO HB1 Earphone Case

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Keep your earphones safe and sound with this sturdy yet lightweight new earphone carry case! The outer shell of the HB1 utilizes rugged polycarbonate, while the inside employs soft TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane). When combined with waterproofing capability, you can be confident the HB1 will reliably protect your prized earphones in any situation.

Stacking Kit for the FiiO X5iii

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The FiiO Stacking Kit for the FiiO X5iii Player allows you to stack your FiiO X5iii player on top of an external amp or DAC for convenient carrying. The design of this kit allows the X5iii to be stacked without any interference to it’s screen or side buttons.

Check these out alongside many more great products at Advanced MP3 Players!