Designed & Made
in the USA
2 BA + 1 DD
EXQUISITELY PRECISION-CRAFTED BY CAMPFIRE AUDIO FOR ASTELL&KERN
Solaris is already a highly acclaimed premium earphone from Campfire Audio that audiophiles swear by. For the all-new AK SOLARIS X, Campfire Audio collaborated with Astell&Kern to employ the best possible audio technology. At the core of the AK SOLARIS X is a hybrid system consisting of a Balanced Armature driver and an optimized dynamic driver that stays true to Astell&Kern's deep and rich sound.
2 BA + 1DD HYBRID DRIVER SETUP TO PRODUCE NATURAL AND ACCURATE SOUND
The custom Balanced Armature driver developed exclusively for the AK SOLARIS X is smaller in size when compared to the BA drivers used in the previous models. Even with the smaller size, the custom BA driver offers smooth and extended highs and a wideband performance. There is another BA driver that delivers rich mids and a custom 10mm dynamic driver takes care of the mid-to-low frequency. With a 3 Driver setup, the AK SOLARIS X covers a frequency range from 5Hz to 20kHz and produces the best possible neutral and accurate sound.
ENJOY EXTENDED HIGHS WITH A TUNED ACOUSTIC EXPANSION CHAMBER (T.A.E.C.)
To ensure that the highs are well extended and do not sound too sharp or cause fatigue, the AK SOLARIS X employs a Tuned Acoustic Expansion Chamber (T.A.E.C.) Technology. The volume of space available in the front of the driver is carefully adjusted for optimum driver performance. This highly advanced system creates a direct passage between the drivers and your ears for unparalleled audio clarity.
POLARITY TUNED CHAMBER FOR EXCEPTIONAL DYNAMIC DRIVER PERFORMANCE
The sonic performance of the dynamic drivers is taken care of by the polarity tuned chamber. The use of particular volume cavities in the front and the back of the dynamic drivers bring out the best performance. The 3D printed acoustic tuning focuses particularly on driver performance which is crucial particularly in a hybrid driver setup.
2.5MM BALANCED PURE SILVER LITZ CABLES FOR THE HIGHEST POSSIBLE AUDIO TRANSMISSION
Equipped with 2.5mm balanced pure silver Litz cables, the AK SOLARIS X realises its highest sonic potential. Made of four 4N (99.99% purity) conductors, these Litz cables deliver clearer and extended sounds. There is a dedicated jacket that wraps around each conductor for flexibility and durability while also ensuring softness to the touch. The beryllium/copper MMCX connectors of the AK SOLARIS X are highly durable and can easily withstand daily wear and tear.
3D PRINTED INTERIOR FOR SONIC PERFECTION AND COHERENCE
Meticulous attention has been given to designing the AK SOLARIS X to ensure sonic excellence. The acoustically optimised interior model featured in the AK SOLARIS X empowers each driver to deliver top-notch sonic performance. It's only because of this 3D printed interior that the drivers deliver coherently and a seamless musical experience.
EQUIPPED WITH AN ECO-FRIENDLY, DURABLE & HANDCRAFTED CORK CASE
Handcrafted out of eco-friendly products, the cork case of the AK SOLARIS X is highly durable and lasts long. The owner of the company started off intending to create a friendly workplace for people with disabilities. He has employed people who are physically disabled in a small boutique shop that he founded in Portugal.
METICULOUSLY HAND-ASSEMBLED IN CAMPFIRE AUDIO WORKSHOP IN THE USA
Born out of the sheer passion for refined audio reproduction, Campfire Audio is a brand known for developing unique earphones that outperform every other earphone in its class when it comes to performance and design. Hand-assembled in a workshop in Portland, Oregon, Campfire Audio earphones, just like the AK SOLARIS X are a fine specimen of high-quality production standards, skilled craftsperson ship and the use of innovative technologies.
|DRIVERS||2 BA + 1 DD Hybrid|
|TRANSDUCER USED||(Tweeter) Specially tuned Balanced Armature + TAEC
(Midrange) Improved custom balanced armature
(Mid - Woofer) 10 mm dynamic specially tuned
|IMPEDANCE||8.1 Ohm @ 1 kHz|
|SPL||94dB @ 1 kHz: 9.16mVrms|
|TOTAL HARMONIC DISTORTION||less than 1%|
|FREQUENCY RESPONSE||5 Hz - 20 kHz|
|WIRED CONNECTIVITY||2.5 mm balanced|
|CONNECTORS||Beryllium - copper MMCX connectors|
|CABLE TYPE||Pure Silver Litz cable|
|BOX CONTENTS||1. Astell&Kern Solaris X Earphone|
|2. Astell&Kern ecological Cork Earphone Case|
|3. Pure Silver Cable (2.5 mm balanced) - about 1.2m|
|4. storage pouches|
|5. Campfire Earphone Tips (S / M / L)(7x2 plugs)|
|6. Silicon Earphone Tips Final Audio (XS / S / M / L)|
|7. Foam ear tips S / M / L (3x2 plugs)|
|8. cleaning brush|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Korea|
|IMPORTER DETAILS||Importers Name: Ferrari Video
Address: 63/18, 1st Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Chennai - 600020
Contact No: 044-24420733
The Ultimate Hi-Fi Audio System
The word Astell means Stars in Latin while the word Kern means Centre and together
Astell&Kern means the centre of music. Astell&Kern products are the perfect pick for Hi-Fi audio
aficionados. Due to the advancement in recording technology, music can be recorded digitally while sounding
as true as a live performance. But most of the time, these high-quality recordings are heard in inferior
audio formats such as MP3 which compromises with the sound quality. Additionally, the soundstage aspect of
the sound is completely lost in the MP3 formats. Therefore Astell&Kern came into existence to address
this issue to revive the amazing sound quality for musicians and audio professionals.
The brand has core values such as: High-Resolution studio quality sound in
audio device, Audio quality without compromise, Design & Engineering Excellence, Craftsmanship & High Quality Materials, State of the art Technology and Innovation at every release.
Specialist Hi-Fi Brand in Digital Audio Player Market
Astell&Kern dedicatedly works on providing naturalistic sound without any kind of distortion so that listeners can hear even the minutest details of a song which they would have otherwise missed. Furthermore, Astell&Kern prides itself on using only the absolute best DAC chips from AKM, ESS or Cirrus Logic. Each DAP is unique and crafted to the highest quality standards.
A Popular Choice for Hi-Res Audio
AstellKern believes in playing Hi-Res music matching the quality of the recording.
This ability to deliver a sound which is close to the live performance is the highlight of Astell&Kern.
This standard of sound quality has been used in audio exhibitions around the world and is appreciated by
audio lovers across the world including the USA, China, Japan, UK, France among others.
All Astell&Kern DAPs employ high quality materials from Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Copper, and Brass. Made in South Korea, all their DAPs provide an overwhelming Power Output based on BAL 2Vrms~12Vrms.
1 Year Warranty
Don't sweat it, this Astell&Kern - Solaris X comes with a warranty
from Astell&Kern that covers manufacturing defects.
All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.
Read more about Astell&Kern's warranty in India.
"The AK SOLARIS X comes with a balanced 2.5mm pure silver cable allowing the earphones to reach their full performance potential. Pure Silver Litz Cable is produced with four 4N (99.99% purity) conductors to offer clearer, extended sounds. "Read More
"The Astell&Kern AK Solaris X earphones are wired and based on Campfire's own Solaris model. The X variant is tuned especially for the audiophile brand, with a deep and rich yet natural sound signature."Read More
"That custom balanced armature driver within this hybrid system has been designed specifically for the AK Solaris X and is smaller in size than its predecessor."Read More
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