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FiiO

FiiO - Q3 (Unboxed)

Portable THX Balanced DAC & Amp
Sale price₹ 9,990 Regular priceMRP: ₹ 14,990
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Warranty & Services

This FiiO - Q3 (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 - Q3 (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. 

An exchange will be allowed only if 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)

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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Bajaj Finserv

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

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0

Zest Money

Tenure available: 3 Months
Eligibility: All Zestmoney users
Transaction value: Depends on your credit limit
Payment Gateway: Please choose Cashfree at checkout

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0

Simpl Pay in 3

Salary week offer
  1. Offer valid from 1st July to 10th July, 2022
  2. Users will get 10% cashback up to a maximum of ₹500 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.

AXIO

Tenure available: 3 or 6 Months
Eligibility: All above 21 years of age
Transaction value: Available on all orders below Rs. 60,000/-
Payment Gateway: Please choose Razorpay at checkout

Offer alert: Get Flat Rs. 500 Cashback on orders above Rs. 5,000 with AXIO. Valid till 31st July, 2022
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0

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7 DAY REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE

In case you receive the FiiO - Q3 (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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No Cost EMI Options

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

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0

Tenure available: 3 Months
Eligibility: All Zestmoney users
Transaction value: Depends on your credit limit
Payment Gateway: Please choose Cashfree at checkout

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0

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

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
Salary week offer
  1. Offer valid from 1st July to 10th July, 2022
  2. Users will get 10% cashback up to a maximum of ₹500 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.

100% Buyer Protection

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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EMI Options through UPI / Debit / Credit Cards


Tenure available: 3 and 6 Months
Eligibility: All above 21 years of age
Transaction value: Available on all orders below Rs. 60,000/-
Payment Gateway: Please choose Razorpay at checkout

Offer alert: Get Flat Rs. 500 Cashback on orders above Rs. 5,000 with Axio. Valid till 31st July, 2022
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0

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

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0

Salary week offer
  1. Offer valid from 1st July to 10th July, 2022
  2. Users will get 10% cashback up to a maximum of ₹500 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/-
Payment Gateway: Please choose Razorpay at checkout

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0

Tenure available: 3 Months
Eligibility: All Zestmoney users
Transaction value: Depends on your credit limit
Payment Gateway: Please choose Cashfree at checkout

Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0

EMI Options through Other Credit Cards


Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 14% ₹ 3,408 ₹ 234
6 14% ₹ 1,734 ₹ 412
9 14% ₹ 1,176 ₹ 592
12 14% ₹ 897 ₹ 774
18 14% ₹ 619 ₹ 1,144
24 14% ₹ 480 ₹ 1,522
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 1,176 ₹ 592
12 14% ₹ 897 ₹ 774
18 15% ₹ 623 ₹ 1,228
24 15% ₹ 484 ₹ 1,635
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 13% ₹ 1,171 ₹ 549
12 13% ₹ 892 ₹ 717
18 15% ₹ 623 ₹ 1,228
24 15% ₹ 484 ₹ 1,635
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 15% ₹ 1,181 ₹ 635
12 15% ₹ 902 ₹ 830
18 15% ₹ 623 ₹ 1,228
24 15% ₹ 484 ₹ 1,635
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 15% ₹ 1,181 ₹ 635
12 15% ₹ 902 ₹ 830
18 15% ₹ 623 ₹ 1,228
24 15% ₹ 484 ₹ 1,635
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 13.50% ₹ 1,173 ₹ 570
12 13.50% ₹ 895 ₹ 746
18 13.50% ₹ 616 ₹ 1,102
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 13.99% ₹ 1,176 ₹ 591
12 13.99% ₹ 897 ₹ 773
18 14.99% ₹ 623 ₹ 1,227
24 14.99% ₹ 484 ₹ 1,634
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 13% ₹ 1,171 ₹ 549
12 12% ₹ 888 ₹ 661
18 12% ₹ 609 ₹ 976
24 12% ₹ 470 ₹ 1,296
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 1,176 ₹ 592
12 14% ₹ 897 ₹ 774
18 15% ₹ 623 ₹ 1,228
24 15% ₹ 484 ₹ 1,635
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 15% ₹ 1,181 ₹ 635
12 15% ₹ 902 ₹ 830
18 15% ₹ 623 ₹ 1,228
24 15% ₹ 484 ₹ 1,635
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 1,176 ₹ 592
12 14% ₹ 897 ₹ 774
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 1,176 ₹ 592
12 14% ₹ 897 ₹ 774
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 No Cost EMI ₹ 3,330 ₹ 0
6 No Cost EMI ₹ 1,665 ₹ 0
9 14% ₹ 1,176 ₹ 592
12 14% ₹ 897 ₹ 774
18 15% ₹ 623 ₹ 1,228
24 15% ₹ 484 ₹ 1,635
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2.5mm & 4.4mm
Balanced Output

Connect With
USB C

Upto 325mW @ 32Ω
Power Output

Battery Capacity of
1800 mAh

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.

Battery Life

A good pair of headphones or Hi-Fi devices can make all the difference when it comes to listening to music, watching movies, or playing video games. They can also be a great way to enjoy Internet radio and podcasts, as well as phone calls. To do any of these tasks, they need to offer a good battery life, and these do just that. Packed with a high-performance and long-lasting battery so that nothing comes between you and your music. No interruptions, just pure joy!

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.

Volume Controls

If your Amps & DACs have volume controls, you will be able to adjust the volume level with a simple touch of a button without having to reach for your source device. Your music keeps playing without being interrupted or accidentally paused during playback. Having volume controls on Amps & DACs or at least in-line controls on the audio cable may seem unnecessary to some people, but they are, in fact, quite convenient.

Headphone Zone Certified Unboxed Units

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.

Original Warranty

All unboxed headphones carry the same warranty period as a brand new headphone would.

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Unchanged Replacement Policy

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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 - Q3 (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.

IGN Awards

PORTABLE AMP Category

VGP Award
Nov, 2020

Headfonics

10-30T yen DAC/AMP Award

VGP Award
June, 2021

Headfonics

"The Q3 encases a fully-balanced THX structure amplification module under the AAA Frontier series.It claims to be the “World’s Most Linear Amplifier Technology for Headphones”."

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head-fi

"FiiO has cleverly added inside the Q3 an extra nickel-copper shield & highly efficient radio frequency absorbers to completely shield the unit from electromagnetic interference."

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soundnews

"I like that FiiO dimmed those LEDs & knurled its volume knob to have a better feeling of it.It looks modern,easy to use & really straightforward once you learn its buttons,i/p & o/p."

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theheadphonelist

"The Q3 is their latest portable DAC/AMP featuring this innovation. Design-wise, it clearly takes a page out of the Q1 MKII’s book with a similar albeit elongated housing. "

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headfonia

"The FiiO Q3 is the third iteration of the mighty Q1,the entry-level portable DAC/AMP from the brand.Think of it as a battery-powered K3, as both devices share lots of quirks & features."

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positive-feedback

"The FiiO's volumetric cube-sound stage is quite large & holographic, Positioning & layering are also quite good as is image solidity & there is very good transparency & thus detail retrieval."

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Customer Reviews

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Sandeep Singh
Excellent product

Excellent product as I am not an audiophile but it was easy to use solved my purpose and very compact in size

Thank you for sharing this positive review.

D
Danie Britto (Chennai)
Amazing Experience

It’s been amazing so far. I use my iPhone 11 and Astell & Kern Billie Jean with Q3 and the experience has been nothing short of awesome. Apple Music Hi-Res Lossless plays like a charm with this setup and Q3 is able to get the best from Apple Music at 24bit 192kHz.

Hey Danie,
Always a delight to hear that our customers are happy & the purchase is upto their expectations. Thank you for the review & ratings. Cheers!

S
Sam W. (Coimbatore)
Design and Comfort:
Sound Quality:
Value for Money:
Great DAC/Amp but somewhat unwieldy for mobile devices

With regard to power, this device can drive most headphones to a decent volume without a problem (provided the headphones don't exceed an impedance of 300 Ω). The sound quality is great; I'd say the sound is very neutral and would pair well with a wide range of headphones, be they warm-sounding or bright-sounding. The Q3 is ideal for laptop users who travel often or even just move around in their homes a lot. The battery life is pretty great for what it is, but won't last an entire day of usage (which is fine really, given that most other portable DAC/Amps in this range have worse battery life). Here are some of my gripes. It's a little too unwieldy to use with phones. The binding straps they provide in the box make no sense cause phones don't have thick bezels to wrap those straps around anymore and you'd be covering a sizable portion of your screen; also, they look hideous. You need to think of a workaround if you really need to strap the Q3 to your phone. The volume knob isn't as smooth as I'd like it to be. It isn't terrible by any means, but I expected a better rotation mechanism for the price. Speaking of price, I got it for 12,990 INR; it immediately dropped to 11,900 during the Christmas sale, and it's still at that price point right now. I feel kinda shafted, but hey, that's just my bad timing lol.

All in all, this is a great DAC/Amp for laptop use, but you're gonna need to find a better way to carry it around with your phone. Another important thing to note is the Q3's lack of bluetooth. I don't really care much for bluetooth and if you're in the same boat, get these instead of the BTR5 (if you're willing to cough up the extra dough, that is); it's more powerful and has better battery life. But if you find yourself using bluetooth at all for the sake of convenience, you should definitely get the BTR5 instead.

K
Kiran (Bengaluru)

FiiO - Q3

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Akshay Gaikwad (Bengaluru)
Design and Comfort:
Sound Quality:
Value for Money:
A normal human's perspective.

Not an audiophile but realized what a soundstage is after using this. The build is metal and feels rock solid. Comes pre-charged to about 70 or 80% I think. Always a good sign. An extremely easy setup for anyone. Just plug in and be blown away. Do use a good service like Spotify or others which provide high quality music. You could use it for the usual YouTube songs, but I wouldn't recommend it. Not sure if YouTube music is similar to Spotify or Apple Music. Do try it out. Got it for a good deal during the Christmas Sale. Thanks Varun for the suggestion and HeadphoneZone for the brilliant service and catering to a niche.

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!

R
Robert Singh (Delhi)
Design and Comfort:
Sound Quality:
Value for Money:
Fiio Q3 a better sounding but with less features portable DAC Amp than Fiio's on BTR5.

First of all, the design of the Q3 is excellent. I really love the small thin and slim form factor and good built quality. Problem or should I say inconvenience is to carry along in the pocket because of the whole USB connections and rubber bans strapping with the phone and so on. It is not as easy or simple as using Fiio's own BTR5 which is a Bluetooth portable DAC Amp at a similarly or slightly lesser price then Fiio Q3. The big question is does the Q3 sound better than BTR5? My answer is Yes, but not by a huge margin as I had imagined from other website reviews.

Fiio Q3 has an AKM DAC chip which produce a much balanced, cleaner softer and nice smoother sound signature of AKM DAC chips. The THX certified amp enable Q3 to even better enhance the clarity and neutral sound with excellent low noise floor for IEMs. I absolutely love and enjoy the combination of both the techs and I have been a huge fan of AKM DAC sound signature (which was the main reason I bought the Fiio Q3). On the other hand, BTR5 have a ESS sabre DAC chip which produce a brighter and slightly mid forward sound signature. BTR5 also lacks in terms of sound clarity as the THX amp on Q3 is far better than the amp in BTR5. But at the same time BTR5 has more features and easier to just carry along. It has Bluetooth or NFC feature which can connect to mobile phone or portable music player much more conveniently whereas the Q3 is just a normal DAC amp and you need USB cables to connect to music devices. One can still enjoy HiFi music over Bluetooth on BTR5 as it has LDAC support up to 96khz HiFi music on the go. The battery performance from both devices is almost similar (around 8-9hrs) with IEMs at average listening volumes. Both devices can now support apple lossless music on apple iOS device via USB C or lightning cable. And finally, BTR5 cost lesser by 1k-1.5k (depending on offers) than the Q3 which basically has fewer features of portability.

I enjoy both the devices from Fiio and I am happy to choose either Q3 or BTR5 depending on the occasion; for home and office use I go for Q3 or if I am travelling, I go for BTR5. So, yes, I recommend either one of them to anyone who are interested or looking for a portable DAC amp.

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

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Sunil Reddy (Hyderabad)
Design and Comfort:
Sound Quality:
Value for Money:
Extremely disappointed

Personally I’m not happy with the product as such.
1. At high volumes (>70%) significant distortion, which I never expected. At least from past 10 years I haven’t heard any device creating distortion at high volumes.
I use iPhone 12 mini and iPad with Bose speakers to experience best out of it. But not happy.
2. Cables provided are extremely disappointing in terms of length. I can’t use C to lighting connector which is provided with my iPhone which has better length. Customer support team is saying cable provided with my iPhone device doesn’t support.
3. Even 3.5mm cable is of same length.
4. FIIO customer support is pathetic. They don’t even attend the calls.
If we have any law definitely I will file complaint against FIIO on multiple aspects.

Hey, we are sorry for the issue you are facing with the product. Please let us know if we can help you with the returns of the product.

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They obsess over every headphone so you get the perfect one. They have spent years reviewing & listening to countless headphones every day. Our Headphone Gurus are the go-to guys for everything audio.

Our Headphone Finder puts together their top recommendations. In 4 easy steps, find the perfect headphones for you.