HiBy - R3 II (Gen 2)

Hi-Res Digital Audio Player

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1 Year of
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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!


Best Suited for Portable Use

For those who value them, being able to carry their favourite DAP when they are on the move is invaluable.


These DAPs 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 DAPs are cleverly engineered with the latest technology to offer the ultimate combination of portability & Hi-Fidelity!


Bluetooth with
UAT, LDAC & aptX

Battery Life

DAPs with built-in batteries offer easy operation without the annoyance of wires.


Battery life is a measurement of battery performance. It is the amount of time your DAPs will still have enough juice to power your headphones or IEMs. It can be summed up; as how long a battery will last before your DAPs need to be recharged.


Nothing interferes with your music, thanks to the high-performance and long-lasting battery. No interruptions, just pure sonic bliss!


ESS Sabre ES9219C
Dual DAC Chip

Upto 380mW @ 32Ω
Power Output

Upto 2TB
of Storage

Battery Capacity of
2000mAh

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Controls

HIBY INTRODUCES THE ALL-NEW AND UPGRADED DIGITAL AUDIO PLAYER - THE R3 (GEN II)

HiBy has unveiled the next iteration of its entry-level Hi-Res audio player series with the introduction of the HiBy R3 Gen II. Featuring a fresh design, dual ES9219C high-performance DAC chipset, a 3.2” touchscreen interface, 4.4mm output, MQA support, and more, the HiBy R3 Gen II is an exceptional player designed to meet everyday needs. It boasts format compatibility, accommodating Native DSD256 audio signals, PCM 32-bit/384kHz signals, and up to 16x MQA unfolding. This DAP offers an outstanding listening experience, enhancing the already impressive performance of the original R3 with a thorough redesign and new functionalities.
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ENJOY CRYSTAL CLEAN AUDIO WITH DUAL DAC ARRANGEMENT AND DUAL LOCK DESIGN

The HiBy R3 Gen II takes a significant leap forward by incorporating a dual DAC setup as its core enhancement. HiBy R3 Gen II adopts dual ES9219C high-performance DAC chips from ESS Sabre Technologies, delivering heightened clarity and resolution during the decoding of high-resolution PCM and DSD audio signals. The HiBy R3 Gen II is fully equipped to handle high-res 32-bit/384kHz PCM and native DSD256 audio signals, and it supports complete 16x MQA unfolding for studio-grade sound quality. Furthermore, it employs dual independent active crystal oscillators at 45.1584 and 49.152MHz, featuring low phase noise. These oscillators automatically ensure precise clocking for different sample rates in music sources, effectively reducing jitter and increasing accuracy, bringing listeners closer to the rich quality of analogue sound.

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UPGRADED AMPLIFICATION STAGE FOR MAXIMUM POWER AND 4.4MM BALANCED OUTPUT

HiBy has enhanced the internal components of the R3 Gen II to offer a robust output, a crucial feature for a portable device. This boost in power enables it to effortlessly drive IEMs while you're on the move, delivering a clean output of up to 380mW. The HiBy R3 II features a USB-DAC mode where the onboard battery supplies power to the headphone amp independently of the USB power supply. Draw less power from your smartphone and reduce interference. The R3 Gen II is an excellent option for everyday users. Additionally, there's a notable upgrade in the balanced output connection. This device now supports both balanced and unbalanced connections, featuring 4.4mm balanced and 3.5mm single-ended outputs. You have the flexibility to pair your preferred IEMs with your chosen termination on the R3 II.

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UTILISES THE HIBYOS OPERATING SYSTEM AND OFFERS VERSATILE FUNCTIONALITY

The R3 Gen II is equipped with its custom operating system, HiByOS, meticulously tailored for audio processing. This OS incorporates various top-tier audio features considering its compact size. Notably, HiBy Link enables remote control of the R3 Gen II using a smartphone, making it adaptable for diverse scenarios, such as serving as an AV system audio source in your living room or convenient on-the-go use with the R3 Gen II in your pocket and just the smartphone in hand. Moreover, the R3 Gen II can function as a USB DAC with your phone, tablet, laptop, or PC, independently powering headphones with its onboard battery. Additionally, it supports multiple functions like digital audio source, Bluetooth receiver, headphone amp, and Bluetooth adapter for a computer and wireless audio source, showcasing its impressive versatility.

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BUILT-IN MSEB TUNING SYSTEM AND SUPPORTS MULTIPLE STREAMING PLATFORMS

HiBy has gone to great lengths to enhance the performance of the HiBy R3 Gen II, and one of the key additions is the innovative MSEB Tuning system. MSEB, a pioneering audio tuning system developed by HiBy, grants direct control over audiophile parameters like sound warmth, note thickness, vocal emphasis, impulse response, and more, allowing you to craft a personalised musical experience. Additionally, the R3 Gen II excels in terms of streaming capabilities, boasting pre-loaded Tidal, Qobuz, and Custom Radio applications. This facilitates easy streaming of your favourite music using high-speed WiFi connectivity on the R3 Gen II.

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DUAL HI-RES CERTIFIED AND OFFERS WIRELESS BLUETOOTH AND WI-FI CONNECTIVITY

The HiBy R3 Gen II boasts Bluetooth 5.1, accommodating various Bluetooth codecs, such as UAT, LDAC, aptX (Transmit Only), AAC, and SBC. It facilitates two-way high-definition wireless audio transmission. With 2.4GHz WiFi support, you can conduct OTA firmware updates, transfer music via WiFi, utilise AirPlay, and employ DLNA. What sets the HiBy R3 Gen II apart is its 16X MQA unfolding capability, offering a master tape quality audio experience akin to being present in the recording studio with the artist. Additionally, it holds dual Hi-Res certification, securing both Hi-Res Audio and Hi-Res Audio Wireless certifications to ensure a premium listening experience.
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SHOWCASES A HIGHLY POCKETABLE DESIGN AND OFFERS 15 HOURS OF PLAYTIME

HiBy has introduced a fresh design concept for the R3 series with the sleek and updated appearance of the R3 Gen II. It's conveniently pocket-sized, characterised by its curvaceous body, an elevated side volume wheel, and physical media control buttons. The 3.2" touchscreen seamlessly integrates into the design, offering a more intuitive user experience. It's designed for straightforward control of power and volume. Battery life is a critical aspect of a Digital Audio Player, and the R3 Gen II shines in this department, providing up to 15 hours of continuous playback on a single charge, thanks to its 2000mAh battery, ensuring extended standby time, allowing you to enjoy your favourite music without interruptions.

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1 Year Warranty

Don't sweat it, this HiBy - R3 II (Gen 2) comes with a 1 Year warranty from HiBy that covers manufacturing defects. All products featured on Headphone Zone are backed by an original manufacturer's warranty.

Read more about HiBy's warranty in India.

Mastering the Art of Portable Music

Drawing from over 15 years of experience, HiBy is a company specializing in music players and accessories, with two subsidiary brands: HiBy Music and HiBy Digital. HiBy Music is dedicated to crafting top-notch portable music players and headphone decoders with a core focus on high-fidelity sound. HiBy Digital leverages HiBy's professional expertise to deliver an array of sleek, digital music consumer electronics, making exceptional music experiences accessible to a vast audience of enthusiasts.

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Headfonics

"It serves as an excellent secondary device, seamlessly integrating with smartphones to extend the music listening experience on the go, particularly when used with 4.4mm terminated IEMs."

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Head-Fi

"You can use the HiBy R3 II to listen to music from an on-board microSD card, stream from Tidal or Qobuz. Use the R3 II to access DLNA or Airplay, and read books."

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Moonstar

"The HiBy R3 II is a very versatile device with an ultra compact size that offers an excellent value for your money, both in terms of sonic and hardware performance."

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Prime Audio Reviews

"HiBy hits another home run with the HiBy R3 II, a standout DAP that blends affordability and audio excellence."

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