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Cayin - iDAP-8

Digital Audio Streamer
Sale price₹ 129,999 Regular priceMRP: ₹ 139,999
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1. What is a Pre-Order product?
A Pre-order product is a product that we especially order for you from the brand. Once you place an order with us, we will order it from the brand for you.

2. How do I know when the product will be delivered?
There is a rough timeline on the product availability and once it has been confirmed with the brand, we will inform you.

3. Do you order the product from the brand as soon as I place the order?
We do not immediately order the product but add it in the upcoming order.

4. Will you be giving me updates?
Once we have ordered the product and have a confirmed timeline, we will give you an update.

5. I’d like to make changes to/cancel my order?
You can only cancel/make changes to your order until we place the order with the brand. Since the product is specifically being ordered for you, we will be unable to cancel/make changes once we order the product from the brand.

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7 Day Replacement Guarantee

In case you receive the Cayin - iDAP-8 with a manufacturing defect, please raise a return request within 7 days of delivery.

However, if you receive an incorrect / damaged / different product or one with missing accessories, please raise a return request within 24 hours of delivery. In case you receive a product with a missing, incorrect, or faulty accessory, you will be given a replacement accessory instead of the entire product.

Please make sure that the product is in the original packaging with all the accessories it came with. We'll also need an unboxing video and images of the parcel to investigate about the discrepancy. You may be asked to share images of the product and the packaging received for us to determine the damage or defect prior to approving the return request. The free replacement will be shipped only once the original order is returned.

A replacement will be issued only if:

- It is found to be defective
- It is determined that the product was not damaged while in your possession
- The product is not different from what was shipped to you
- The product is returned in original condition (with brand’s/manufacturer's box, MRP tag intact, user manual, warranty card and all the accessories therein)

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Warranty & Services

Don't sweat it, this Cayin - iDAP-8 comes with a 1 Year warranty from Cayin that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

Read more about Cayin's warranty in India.

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Chi-Fi
Excellence

1 Year of
Warranty

Ideal for Audiophiles

These DAPs are designed for discerning music lovers. If audio quality is important to you, DAPs like these would be ideal.


You can expect these DAPs to present you with a refined listening experience. The audio quality exhibited by these DAPs is a beautiful mix of musicality, technical brilliance and high precision.


These DAPs deliver a spacious & open soundstage that makes you feel you are sitting at a live concert. Experience the magic and delve into pure sonic tranquility!


Ideal for
Desktop Use

Bluetooth with LDAC,
UAT & AAC

Connect With USB,
AES, I2S, Optical & Coaxial

Pair with Laptop via USB

A majority of people use a laptop as the primary source device to listen to music or watch movies. Since the laptop is an essential part of the audio chain there are headphones and devices designed to work a laptop or computer system flawlessly. With the availability of USB connectivity, it becomes easier to pair various devices like an Amp, DAC or even headphones without worrying about drivers or any additional piece of software.


Upto 4TB
of Storage

Metal
Build

Remote
Controls

CAYIN INTRODUCES AN ALL-NEW DIGITAL AUDIO STREAMER - THE iDAP 8

Cayin introduces a high-performance digital audio streamer to complete the esteemed i-series range of products. The all-new Cayin iDAP-8 provides 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, offering ample space and smooth performance with your music library. It has an Android-based system for accessing music and other additional apps, offering further availability of sources. You can seamlessly connect your devices with I2S and SPDIF digital outputs (AES/EBU, Optical Coaxial) and a USB audio digital output option in the Cayin iDAP-8. It also supports Gigabit LAN and NAS connectivity, dual WiFi (2.4GHz / 5GHz) support, Bluetooth LDAC, HiByCast and HiByLink capabilities. The Cayin iDAP-8 combines advanced features with premium i-series design elements, a 5" FHD TFT multi-touch screen and convenient Universal BLE remote control, providing a comprehensive and immersive music listening experience.

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EMBEDDED WITH HIGH-QUALITY COMPONENTS FOR ACCURATE AUDIO DELIVERY

The Cayin iDAP-8 is meticulously crafted with premium components to ensure exceptional sound quality. It utilizes specialized Accusilicon audio-grade active femtosecond oscillators, including 45.1584MHz for DSD and multiples of 44.1kHz and 49.152MHz for multiples of 48kHz. The components in the Cayin iDAP-8 are embedded to eliminate unwanted digital artefacts such as noise, clicks, pops, or distortions that can degrade sound quality. It also ensures accurate conversion and minimizing jitter in your audio with ultra-low phase noise at 200fS (@100MHz). The Cayin iDAP-8 utilizes a Qualcomm SDM660 eight-core processor for accelerated audio data read and write speeds. This processor in iDAP-8 enables high-performance data processing and efficient multitasking across various storage sources like internal storage, SD card, USB and hard disk.
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EXPANDABLE STORAGE AND ONLINE STREAMING WITH ANDROID-BASED OPERATING SYSTEM

The Cayin iDAP-8 features a fully Android-based audio system, enabling you to enjoy music from diverse online sources. The Cayin iDAP-8 includes pre-installed music apps and allows you to install additional apps, providing you with a personalized music experience right out of the box. The Cayin iDAP-8 digital audio player offers expandable storage options for a vast music library. It includes a dedicated slot for HDD/SSD with SATA3.0 interface, supporting up to 4TB 2.5-inch drives (hard disk or SSD). You can create your local music library, accessible through different music player apps. The Cayin iDAP-8 allows playback from internal memory (up to 128GB), SD cards, USB disks (1TB), and external drives (up to 4TB via SATA HDD/SSD or SD card).

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EQUIPPED WITH IN-HOUSE DESIGNED TOROIDAL TRANSFORMERS FOR POWER SUPPLY

The Cayin iDAP-8 is equipped with an in-house high-quality power supply transformer. It features a 45W toroidal transformer wound with high-purity copper enamelled wire and specialized shielding packaging. The toroidal transformers in the Cayin iDAP-8 are designed with symmetry and minimized stray magnetic fields, resulting in lower noise and electromagnetic interference than other transformers. Additionally, the iDAP-8 incorporates circuit protection measures to reduce magnetic and noise interference, ultimately improving its audio performance. The compact yet robust power supply system of the Cayin iDAP-8 guarantees an exceptional music-listening experience without compromising on power delivery.

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OFFERS VERSATILE WIRED AND WIRELESS CONNECTIVITY TO CONNECT TO VARIOUS DEVICES

The Cayin iDAP-8 offers instant access to networked music libraries and supports browsing and playback on LAN. It enables direct playback from NAS, allowing you to access music files conveniently without downloading the audio files in the internal storage of the digital streamer. Apart from LAN, the CAyin iDAP-8 provides high-speed wired and wireless connections, including Wi-Fi Direct with 2.4GHz and 5GHz options and Gigabit Ethernet. It also supports online streaming and features various digital output options such as I2S (HDMI), USB DAC (USB-A) and multiple S/PDIF formats (AES/EBU, BNC, RCA, OPTICAL), ensuring compatibility with a wide range of audio systems.

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METICULOUSLY CRAFTED WITH USER-FRIENDLY FEATURES FOR ELEVATED USER EXPERIENCE

Cayin has featured the iDAP-8 with an all-new UI design, contributing to a visually interactive music experience. It features a 5" FHD TFT multi-touch screen for crisp text and graphics and a high-resolution album art display. The UI is intuitive, well-organized and comprehensive, with ergonomic design principles including a 59° tilted screen for easy viewing and control. You can choose from various control options like the touch screen, physical buttons, menu knob. It also supports HibyCast ( for Android , for iOS) screen mirroring on iOS/Android devices and HibyLink BT resource sharing for an elevated music streaming experience. The Cayin iDAP-8 also allows you the flexibility to navigate local and online music libraries across different scenarios with a Universal BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) Remote Controller.

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PAIR YOUR iDAP-8 WITH THE iDAC-8 AND iHA-8 FOR AN ELEVATED LISTENING EXPERIENCE

Cayin has designed the iDAP 8 to seamlessly blend with the Cayin i-series lineup, ensuring a cohesive and harmonious aesthetic. Its design features an exquisite and compact structure that complements the aesthetics of its companions, the iDAC-8 DAC and the iHA-8 headphone amplifier. This similar design language across the i-series products enhances their visual appeal and ensures an elevated audio experience. Its design incorporates an L-shaped aluminium cover plate, precision mold extrusion, CNC precision machining, fine sandblasting and anodized surface treatment, resulting in a durable and visually appealing texture that remains uniform. This design approach reflects Cayin's commitment to craftsmanship and attention to detail.

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1 Year Warranty

Don't sweat it, this Cayin - iDAP-8 comes with a 1 Year warranty from Cayin that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

Read more about Cayin's warranty in India.

Elevating Hi-Fi Experiences Since 1993

Founded in 1993, Zhuhai Spark Electronic Equipment Co., Ltd. has been dedicated to perfecting audio equipment under the brand name Cayin. With a commitment to delivering top-notch Hi-Fi products, Cayin embeds cultural richness into its audio range, catering to diverse budgets to make premium music experiences accessible. From tube amplifiers and CD players to speakers, Cayin maintains a consistent benchmark of quality, ensuring a compelling price-to-performance ratio across its offerings.

In 2013, Cayin expanded its horizons into personal audio, unveiling a line of Digital Audio Players (DAP) and desktop audio products. The brand further diversifies its portfolio with portable audio products, including amplifiers and in-ear monitors, empowering users with a broad spectrum of audio choices.

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