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FiiO - KA3 (Unboxed)
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FiiO - KA3 (Unboxed)

Ultra-Portable USB Amp & DAC
Sale price₹ 5,999 Regular priceMRP: ₹ 8,999
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This FiiO - KA3 (Unboxed) comes with a warranty from FiiO that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

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7 DAY EASY EXCHANGE

The FiiO - KA3 (Unboxed) is eligible for Easy Exchange within 7 days of delivery. Your exchange request will be accepted only once. We want to make sure that you end up with a product that you 100% love. 

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You will receive full Store Credit in your Headphone Zone account so that you may choose another product from our website which would be more suited to your needs. Refunds will NOT be possible under our 7 Day Easy Exchange Policy.

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3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0

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Transaction value: Depends on your credit limit
Payment Gateway: Please choose Cashfree at checkout

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Cashback offer
  1. Offer valid till 20th August, 2022
  2. Users will get 10% cashback up to a maximum of ₹750 on a minimum order value of Rs 5,000/-
  3. The offer is valid only once per user during the offer period.
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  5. Offer valid for orders worth ₹5,000 & above.
  6. Users who make the 1st month’s payment (1st installment) will be eligible for cashback.
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  8. For all the eligible transactions taking place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the cashback will be processed on Monday.
  9. The eligible cashback amount will be adjusted against the 2nd payment and will reflect in the pending dues.
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  11. Cashback will be canceled in case of full refunds or cancellation of orders.
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  13. Any customer availing the cashback shall be deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions.
  14. Simpl reserves the right to disqualify the user from cashback eligibility if any fraudulent activity is identified.

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Eligibility: All above 21 years of age
Transaction value: Available on all orders below Rs. 60,000/-
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Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0

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7 DAY REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE

In case you receive the FiiO - KA3 (Unboxed) 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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Tenure available: 3 Months
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Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
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Salary week offer
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  2. Users will get 10% cashback up to a maximum of ₹500 on a minimum order value of Rs 5,000/-
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  6. Users who make the 1st month’s payment (1st installment) will be eligible for cashback.
  7. Eligible cashback amount will reflect in the user's Simpl account within 24 hours of successful transaction. Details will also be communicated through Email and SMS.
  8. For all the eligible transactions taking place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the cashback will be processed on Monday.
  9. The eligible cashback amount will be adjusted against the 2nd payment and will reflect in the pending dues.
  10. The eligible cashback amount can only be used for Simpl Pay in 3 transactions/installments and not for Simpl Pay Later transactions.
  11. Cashback will be canceled in case of full refunds or cancellation of orders.
  12. Offer is only valid for transactions done via Simpl Pay in 3.
  13. Any customer availing the cashback shall be deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions.
  14. Simpl reserves the right to disqualify the user from cashback eligibility if any fraudulent activity is identified.

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Once you receive your pre loved purchase, you get 48 hours to inspect and let us know if it's not as per the specs and images in the listing.

If the product you received is not functional, we will pick it up and send it back to the seller and you can choose to get a full refund or store credit.

7 DAY REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE

All bundled products are covered by the Headphone Zone 7 Day Replacement Guarantee.

However, you cannot return any item in the case you do not like it. If one item is defective - you will get a free replacement for that item. No refund or store credit will be given.

Please keep the product in its original condition with all accessories & packaging for a successful return. We may contact you to assess the damage or defect before issuing a replacement.

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ABOUT PRAVEEN KAMATH

Praveen, our Headphone Guru is an audio connoisseur and staunch Meze fanboy. He loves the RAI Penta and the Empyrean, equally. When not writing about, thinking about or listening to music: He's an avid beerologist too and staunchly believes that the combination of both beats every music setup out there! You'll often find him listening to The Weeknd, The Score and The Script.

ABOUT RAGHAV SOMANI

Raghav Somani is the Founder & CEO of Headphone Zone. An avid audiophile and musician since 2008, his choice of headphones include STAX Electrostats, Audeze LCD 3, and for music on the go, the JH Audio Roxanne + Astell&Kern SP1000 is never too far away. On his playlist, you'll find A.R. Rahman, Michael Jackson, and the Eagles.

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Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
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6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0

Tenure available: 3 Months
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Transaction value: Depends on your credit limit
Payment Gateway: Please choose Simpl Pay in 3 at checkout

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
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Cashback offer
  1. Offer valid till 20th August, 2022
  2. Users will get 10% cashback up to a maximum of ₹750 on a minimum order value of Rs 5,000/-
  3. The offer is valid only once per user during the offer period.
  4. No coupon code required.
  5. Offer valid for orders worth ₹5,000 & above.
  6. Users who make the 1st month’s payment (1st installment) will be eligible for cashback.
  7. Eligible cashback amount will reflect in the user's Simpl account within 24 hours of successful transaction. Details will also be communicated through Email and SMS.
  8. For all the eligible transactions taking place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the cashback will be processed on Monday.
  9. The eligible cashback amount will be adjusted against the 2nd payment and will reflect in the pending dues.
  10. The eligible cashback amount can only be used for Simpl Pay in 3 transactions/installments and not for Simpl Pay Later transactions.
  11. Cashback will be canceled in case of full refunds or cancellation of orders.
  12. Offer is only valid for transactions done via Simpl Pay in 3.
  13. Any customer availing the cashback shall be deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions.
  14. Simpl reserves the right to disqualify the user from cashback eligibility if any fraudulent activity is identified.

Tenure available: 3 Months
Eligibility: All Bajaj Finserv card owners
Transaction value: All orders above Rs. 4,500/-
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Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
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Tenure available: 3 Months
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Payment Gateway: Please choose Cashfree at checkout

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
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Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
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18 14% ₹ 371 ₹ 687
24 14% ₹ 288 ₹ 914
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 706 ₹ 355
12 14% ₹ 539 ₹ 465
18 15% ₹ 374 ₹ 737
24 15% ₹ 291 ₹ 982
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3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
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12 13% ₹ 536 ₹ 431
18 15% ₹ 374 ₹ 737
24 15% ₹ 291 ₹ 982
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3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
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9 15% ₹ 709 ₹ 381
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18 15% ₹ 374 ₹ 737
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9 15% ₹ 709 ₹ 381
12 15% ₹ 541 ₹ 499
18 15% ₹ 374 ₹ 737
24 15% ₹ 291 ₹ 982
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
9 13.50% ₹ 705 ₹ 342
12 13.50% ₹ 537 ₹ 448
18 13.50% ₹ 370 ₹ 661
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
9 13.99% ₹ 706 ₹ 355
12 13.99% ₹ 539 ₹ 464
18 14.99% ₹ 374 ₹ 737
24 14.99% ₹ 291 ₹ 981
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6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
9 13% ₹ 703 ₹ 330
12 12% ₹ 533 ₹ 397
18 12% ₹ 366 ₹ 586
24 12% ₹ 282 ₹ 778
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3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 706 ₹ 355
12 14% ₹ 539 ₹ 465
18 15% ₹ 374 ₹ 737
24 15% ₹ 291 ₹ 982
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
9 15% ₹ 709 ₹ 381
12 15% ₹ 541 ₹ 499
18 15% ₹ 374 ₹ 737
24 15% ₹ 291 ₹ 982
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 706 ₹ 355
12 14% ₹ 539 ₹ 465
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 706 ₹ 355
12 14% ₹ 539 ₹ 465
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 2,000 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,000 ₹ 0
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12 14% ₹ 539 ₹ 465
18 15% ₹ 374 ₹ 737
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Balanced Output

Upto 240mW@32Ω
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Ideal for Audiophiles

These Amps & DACs are designed for discerning music lovers. If you are someone who cares about audio quality deeply, you'll want a pair of Amps & DACs like these. You can expect these Amps & DACs to present you with a refined listening experience. The audio quality exhibited by these Amps & DACs is a beautiful mix of musicality, technical brilliance and high precision. These Amps & DACs deliver a spacious and open soundstage that compares listening to music on actual speakers.

Best Suited for Portable Use

The ability to carry your favourite headphone around is priceless for those who value them. These headphones and devices offer the ultimate portability experience without sacrificing sound quality. If you’re someone who appreciates cutting edge engineering, quality sound and portability, then look no further. Designed to be trusty companions, these headphones and devices are cleverly engineered with the latest technology to offer the ultimate combination of portability + hi-fidelity.

Ideal for Commuting

If you’re someone who enjoys listening to music while commuting, then you know the value of a good pair of headphones or earphones. These headphones allow you to listen to your favourite track, make that important call on the go or even block out the world for a focused podcast listening experience. You can expect these headphones to offer a seamless connectivity experience via a wired connection or a wireless one. They are lightweight in design and provide isolation or noise cancellation as an added functionality.

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.

Metal build

The longevity of your headphone/devices is strongly affected by its build quality, and a poorly built pair is more susceptible to breaking in a short amount of time. This is even more important for the listener who travels with their headphones/devices frequently, as wear and tear are more probable.Headphones/devices built with metal and metal components usually tend to last longer and can withstand wear and tear and potential damage. Modern processes allow all kinds of precious and durable metals to be used while making devices and offer a longer lifetime for users.

Super Lightweight Design

When you want to be constantly hooked to your music, you’d need a pair of lightweight headphones – one that you can wear and forget about instead of one that keeps pressing you down with its weight. And contrary to popular belief, the sound quality of your headphones doesn’t change with weight. Recent designs have combined durable, yet light materials to construct lightweight headphones that are sleeker, trendier and more comfortable than ever before. Of course, lightweight headphones are also easy to take along wherever you go – they don’t add weight to your bag or occupy too much space.


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Unboxed units are as good as new products with the product's packaging being unavailable. These products give you the same satisfaction of new products - but at down-to-earth prices. Usually, the product's packaging may have gotten damaged in transit. Customers use a product once or twice and then return it with opened up packaging.

Customer Returns

Returned headphones are fully functional products that have left the warehouse and therefore can no longer be sold as new as their packaging has been opened. The product may have been used once or twice by the customer who returned it.

Transit Damages

Sometimes we receive headphones in damaged packaging due to shipping accidents. These are brand new headphones with cosmetic flaws on the packaging.


Save Upto 15%

Since you won't get the original packaging, we give you a good discount compared to a new headphone.

Professionally Inspected

A thorough inspection means you receive a 100% working headphone with no sound output issues.

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ALL Original Accessories

The unboxed headphones itself comes with all original accessories.

1 Year Warranty

Don't sweat it, this FiiO - KA3 (Unboxed) comes with a warranty from FiiO that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

Read more about FiiO's warranty in India.

PA Awards

PA Recommended

Prime Audio
Nov, 2021

Major Hifi

"For the price, the KA3 seems like a no-brainer for those looking for a simple DAC dongle for their smartphones or laptops. The crisp and meaty midrange is definitely its biggest standout."

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Head fi

"A dongle with fantastic technicalities, an analytical sound but with a lot of power , cleanliness, softness, soundstage, separation, detail and much more."

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Prime Audio

"It handles sensitive IEMs with finesse, so you don’t need to worry about having enough power or dealing with background noise. Wrap that up in a handsome, rugged body and FiiO has got a winner."

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Customer Reviews

Based on 29 reviews
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Mukul Kalsait (Mumbai)
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Its not what i expected ,more AMP than being a DAC

On Thursday i recived Fiio KA3...
Before buying i have read almost every review i found on internet about it ... (Their isn't much about KA3) , watched every video on internet including Japanese and chainese langvage (by taking screenshot of every subtitles and translet with google lens )
I interact with lot people on YouTube....
Also talked with headphone guru lan pereira ...

Lot of them from YouTube and online review were clamming that it sounds really good better than my 18k DAC and 15k DAC ... Its setting new benchmarks
The sound is crisp clear and so much detailed....
Soundstage is awesome and every IEM sound great with it .....

I didn't find much of this ....

(What i am gona say now is on the basis of what i experienced i have only one IEM that's KZ ZSN pro X brought from headphonezone and my source is rooted Android i have good amount of FLAC , WAV , AAC LC files some DSD too ...and i use them daily so i will easily notice if thier is a change )

As soon as i started using it ... I feel like, its the same sound not any difference ... Then i update the firmware of KA3 to 2.0 and didnt notice much ....
Their is slightly (very slight ) improvement in details but it dosent makes difference... My phones bloody internal ordinary DAC give almost 95% of same details i was using POWERAMP ... I i switch to UAPP ...and it still didnt make much difference
I tried DSD files ... In native DSD mode ...
And playing them from PowerAmp without DAC was almost same they played as DoP (digital to pcm)in PowerAmp ...
Another drawback is the same soundstage ....
My phone gives the same soundstage not any improvement at all

Slight improvement in instruments sepration but not what i heard

And worst porblem is after 5 to 7 min it automatically disconnected in my phone .... Their is good chance its my phones problem

The only thing what is good is amplification ... It gives a lot amplification which i dont need i was allready using my IEM bilow 45_50 i rarely go 60
Now with dac i go 12-16 ....

I am willing to return but according to headphonezone policy i won't get refund i have to buy something yels ... Which i cant now .... So i am gona keep it ...
What other options do i have ...
I hope my initial experience will prove wrong in future
And with my other IEM , or with another firmware upgrade the KA3 will satisfy my expectations ...

I havent tried it with balanced output , i hope it might sounds good their

Built quality is great ... Its very small i have taken photos with sharpner to compare

We are extremely sorry that the product didn't match your expectations. We appreciate your honest review & ratings, Mukul Kalsait! Soundstage majorly depends on the IEMs/ headphones you use & so we recommend you to try other IEMs & we are sure you will notice a change. We again appreciate your elaborative review which will help others to make an informative decision.

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Mukul Kalsait (Mumbai)
I was wrong this tiny thing is super Awesome

I have reviewed this product above ... Where i was realy disappointed by the sound quality of it ...but after 3 4 days of usage i suspect sumtime it sounds really different and good .................. After lot of experiment i found out that inbuilt Dolby Atmos was messing with the sound quality all the time i was using costume rom so it might be broking something so i change rom and what a change in audio quality.....
This is purly awesome DAC ... The details are absolutely finominal and really fast even when using 320kbps songs i got surprised ...


I would like to apologise for the initial review i gave without completely understanding and using the product

I am looking forwod to buy a beter IEM to get best of it .
Thankyou headphone zone .


And yes an Awesome product needs Awesome photoshut

HI there, we are so happy you took out time & elaborately reviewed the product with a comparison. We are sure this will help our customers to make an even better & informed decision.

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Dhruv Tampa (Delhi)
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Pretty amazing for the money !!

Considering the price of the it, it's the cheapest 4.4 mm dongle and it performs pretty good. Decent width, tightens bass, amazing detail retrieval. After a while of usage it has quite grown on me. Build quality is decent and overall size is pretty compact too !!

Hey there, nothing makes us happier than knowing you loved your purchase, hope you had a comfortable shopping experience & thank you for the great review & ratings!

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Riddle Tom (Bengaluru)
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Value For Money

I bought KA3 and tested on different IEMs like my Moondrop Starfields a nd Tin Hifi T3 Plus.
It sounds great and it powers them without any difficulty.
Love it.

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Nikhil (Bengaluru)
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Doesn't work right with windows

It's good adaptor but it only works great Android.
When connected to windows the audio drops for 1 sec every half a minute.
I have upgraded the firmware and also Installed drivers from official sources.
I tried usb 2 , usb 3 and even type c port but the problem is same.
Hope Fiio resolve this issue in firmware upgrade or else this is waste of money.

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Shashikanth Peetla (Bengaluru)
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Exactly what I was looking for

I am an audiophile! I discovered it when I first listened to music on my friend's Sony W700i, and I wanted only this phone and nothing else. My first smartphone was Sony Walkman as well. Once Sony stopped producing Music centric phones, LG stepped in with its quad DAC phones. My LG G7 ThinQ was a music beast. Unfortunately, I dropped it, and I don't know if the service center guys can fix it. In my search for a music-centric phone, I was only disappointed, as I found none that can match my LG phone. And LG stopped making phones, Sony stopped selling phones. After a lot of research, I discovered dongle DACs can be good alternatives. Also, after a lot of research, I zeroed in on KA3. I am not disappointed. When I first listened to music using KA3, it not only matched but exceeded what my LG phone could pull off. I am satisfied.

Hey, always a delight to hear that our customers are happy with the purchase & it is up to their expectations. Thank you for the review & ratings. Cheers!

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Siddhartha De (Delhi)
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The little device has grown on me

Though I haven't used the device a lot (got outdone by time), the device managed to impress me further over the last month.
First, I upgraded the firmware to 2.0 - the process is a bit quirky, but worked fine. I allowed some burn in time as well.
I also installed the FIIO Control app on my Samsung A73. The high impedance setting in the app does enable you to drive some power hungry headphones. The device really shines on a Windows PC though. It has insane power for such a small device. Even power hungry IEMs get uncomfortably loud at 6 - 8 points (on a scale of 100). Once again, don't expect it to drive full size 250 ohms and above headphones to their *full* potential. But it should be enough for a casual listen.
To give a comparison, Samsung's own type C to 3.5 mm adapter needs to be set at 50 points to sufficient power low power IEMs. To be fair, Samsung consumes less than half as much power as KA3.
The bottom line - KA3 is indeed one gem of a device with upgraded software and shines in nearly every scenario. Highly recommended.

Hey Siddhartha,
Glad to hear you are loving the FiiO KA3. Yes, its great for IEMs but cannot drive the 990 Pro 250 Ohms as they have a higher impedance. Cheers!

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FiiO - FH7 In-Ears With 1 DD + 4 BA Drivers
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Thank you Headphone Zone team for timely delivery especially in this situation and bringing this product to India I recommend everyone to check this one before considering other alternatives in the market.

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