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Astell&Kern - A&ultima SP1000M

Own this at an EMI of ₹ 15,183. onwards

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Go for an easy EMI scheme which allows you to pay for your orders over a convenient period. A minimum purchase value of Rs. 500 is required to avail the EMI facility and the facility can be availed for tenures of 3, 6, 9 or 12 months.

This payment method is currently only available for customers using credit cards issued by Kotak, Axis, ICICI, IndusInd, HDFC & HSBC Banks.

After checking out, Select the "Credit Card / Debit Card / Net Banking / EMI" option, which will then direct you to the PayU Payment gateway. Select your card and check the installment value and the overall interest charged on the transaction. 

The interest rate charged varies from bank to bank. Here is a summary of the interest rates:

Bank Min Amount (INR) 3 Months 6 Months 9 Months 12 Months 18 Months 24 Months
KOTAK 500 12% 12% 14% 14% - -
AXIS 2500 12% 12% 13% 13% - -
ICICI 1500 13% 13% 13% 13% - -
INDUSIND 2000 13% 13% 13% 13% 15% 15%
HDFC 3000 12% 12% 13% 13% 15% 15%
HSBC 2000 12.50% 12.50% 13.50% 13.50% 13.50% -

These are annualized interest rates charged on a monthly reducing balance, which means that the principal amount is reduced with every EMI and the interest is calculated on the outstanding balance.

No processing or convenience fees are charged on any EMI transactions.


  1. Minimum Order value for EMI eligibility varies from Bank to bank. 
  2. EMI purchases need to be made on a single credit card and cannot be split across multiple cards.
  3. EMI monthly schedules begin from the next card billing statement post the transaction date as determined by your bank.


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Introducing the Astell&Kern SP1000M. This DAP still retains the technology and performance of the SP1000. However, it is more compact and lightweight than its older brother, making it perfect for those who need an option for on-the-go usage.

Blending great looks along with awesome sound certainly makes the SP1000M a winner. Its AKM AK4497EQ Dual DAC and an octa-core processor can play all kinds of file formats without any lag. A 10-hour battery life lets you listen to the music stored in its internal memory/microSD card as well as from other data sources.

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    A Beauty that’s User-Friendly

    The SP1000M has been styled to look as well as sound great. The 4.1-inch touchscreen showcases all your music artworks in HD resolution. An aluminium body offers durability while staying extremely light.



    The DAP with Superpowers

    For an enhanced user interface and lag-free experience, the SP1000M features an octa-core CPU. This processor powers the AKM AK4497EQ Dual DAC so that you get only the highest audio quality.



    Always Supportive with Your Music Files

    The SP1000M support Native DSD playback for the highest quality sound. It also supports FLAC, WAV, MP3, WMA, OGG, AAC, APE, DSF, AIFF, DFF and ALAC. It plays at a sample rate of PCM : 8kHz ~ 384kHz (8/16/24/32bits per Sample) / DSD Native: DSD64 (1bit 2.8MHz), Stereo / DSD128 (1bit 5.6MHz), Stereo / DSD256 (1bit 11.2MHz) and Stereo.


    Keep All Your Songs

    Thanks to the Astell&Kern SP1000M, you can listen to all your favourite songs. It has an internal storage capacity of 128GB and if that isn’t enough, a 400GB microSD card slot should store all your music.



    Listen for Long

    The SP1000M features a 10-hour battery life. When the battery goes down, simply plug-in your DAP for a mere three hours and you soon get a fully charged audio experience.


    Inputs & Outputs

    The Astell&Kern SP1000M is compatible with Windows 7 & above as well as MAC OS X 10.7 & up. You can transfer data to your DAP via a USB Type-C input or MTP (Media Device) input. Headphones can be connected with a 3.5mm connector or 2.5mm balanced output. This audio player also supports Bluetooth v4.1 and Wi-Fi.


  • General Specifications
    Body Color
    Lapis Blue
    Body Material
    4.1inch (720 x 1,280) Touchscreen
    Supported Audio Formats
    Sample rate
    PCM : 8kHz ~ 384kHz (8/16/24/32bits per Sample) / DSD Native: DSD64(1bit 2.8MHz), Stereo 
    / DSD128(1bit 5.6MHz), Stereo / DSD256(1bit 11.2MHz), Stereo
    Output Level
    Unbalance 2.1Vrms / Balance 4.2Vrms (Condition No Load)
    AKM AK4497EQ x2 (Dual DAC)
    Support up to 32bit / 384kHz Bit to Bit Decoding
    USB Type-C (3.0) input (data transfer (PC & MAC)) / Connection Mode : MTP (Media Device)
    PHONES (3.5mm) / Balanced Out (2.5mm, only 4-pole supported)
    802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz)
    V4.1 (A2DP, AVRCP, aptXTM HD)
    2.67 ”(67.9 mm) [W] x 4.60 ”(117 mm) [H] x 0.66 ”(16.9 mm) [D]
    7.16 oz (203 g)
    Feature Enhancements
    Firmware upgrades supported (OTA)

    Audio Performance
    Frequency Response
    ±0.062dB (Condition: 20Hz~20kHz) Unbalance / ±0.061dB (Condition: 20Hz~20kHz) Balance 
    ±0.68dB (Condition: 10Hz~70kHz) Unbalance / ±0.67dB (Condition: 10Hz~70kHz) Balance
    Signal to Noise Ratio
    120dB @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 123dB @ 1kHz, Balance
    138dB @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 144dB @ 1kHz, Balance
    0.0007% @ 1kHz, Unbalance / 0.0006% @ 1kHz, Balance
    0.0004% 800Hz 10kHz(4:1) Unbalance & Balance
    Output Impedance
    Balanced out 2.5mm (1ohm) / PHONES 3.5mm (2ohm)

    Clock source
    Clock Jitter
    Reference Clock Jitter
    200 Femto Seconds

    3,300mAh 3.7V Li-ion Battery
    Continuous Playback Time
    Up to 10 hours (Standard - MUSIC: FLAC, 16-bit/44kHz, Volume 75, LCD Off)
    Charge Time
    About 3 hours (Standard - 9V/1.67A Fast charging)

    Built-in Memory
    128GB [NAND]
    External Memory
    microSD (Max 400GB) x1

    Supported OS
    Windows 7,8,10 (32/64bit), MAC OS X 10.7 and up
    1. Astell&Kern - A&ultima SP1000M

    2. Leather Case & Protective Film

    3. microSD Card Slot Cover

    4. USB Type-C Cable

    5. Quick Start Guide

    6. Warranty Card

    7. User Guide


  • One Year 

    Authorized Service Partner: Headphone Zone

    Manufacturer's Warranty covers only manufacturing defects. To claim warranty, please maintain a copy of your invoice and Contact Headphone Zone.

  • User Manual



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