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Shanling - M9

Flagship Hi-Res DAP with Dual DAC Chips

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    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 No Cost EMI ₹ 76,666 ₹ 0
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 14% ₹ 78,462 ₹ 5,387
    6 14% ₹ 39,914 ₹ 9,482
    9 14% ₹ 27,069 ₹ 13,624
    12 14% ₹ 20,651 ₹ 17,812
    18 14% ₹ 14,240 ₹ 26,329
    24 14% ₹ 11,043 ₹ 35,031
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 13% ₹ 78,333 ₹ 5,001
    6 13% ₹ 39,800 ₹ 8,799
    9 14% ₹ 27,069 ₹ 13,624
    12 14% ₹ 20,651 ₹ 17,812
    18 15% ₹ 14,348 ₹ 28,273
    24 15% ₹ 11,152 ₹ 37,646
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 13% ₹ 78,333 ₹ 5,001
    6 13% ₹ 39,800 ₹ 8,799
    9 13% ₹ 26,960 ₹ 12,637
    12 13% ₹ 20,543 ₹ 16,516
    18 15% ₹ 14,348 ₹ 28,273
    24 15% ₹ 11,152 ₹ 37,646
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 13% ₹ 78,333 ₹ 5,001
    6 13% ₹ 39,800 ₹ 8,799
    9 15% ₹ 27,179 ₹ 14,613
    12 15% ₹ 20,759 ₹ 19,113
    18 15% ₹ 14,348 ₹ 28,273
    24 15% ₹ 11,152 ₹ 37,646
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 15% ₹ 78,591 ₹ 5,774
    6 15% ₹ 40,028 ₹ 10,167
    9 15% ₹ 27,179 ₹ 14,613
    12 15% ₹ 20,759 ₹ 19,113
    18 15% ₹ 14,348 ₹ 28,273
    24 15% ₹ 11,152 ₹ 37,646
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 12.50% ₹ 78,269 ₹ 4,808
    6 12.50% ₹ 39,743 ₹ 8,458
    9 13.50% ₹ 27,014 ₹ 13,130
    12 13.50% ₹ 20,597 ₹ 17,164
    18 13.50% ₹ 14,187 ₹ 25,360
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 12.99% ₹ 78,332 ₹ 4,997
    6 13.99% ₹ 39,912 ₹ 9,476
    9 13.99% ₹ 27,068 ₹ 13,614
    12 13.99% ₹ 20,650 ₹ 17,799
    18 14.99% ₹ 14,347 ₹ 28,253
    24 14.99% ₹ 11,151 ₹ 37,620
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 13% ₹ 78,333 ₹ 5,001
    6 13% ₹ 39,800 ₹ 8,799
    9 13% ₹ 26,960 ₹ 12,637
    12 12% ₹ 20,435 ₹ 15,223
    18 12% ₹ 14,026 ₹ 22,466
    24 12% ₹ 10,827 ₹ 29,845
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 12% ₹ 78,205 ₹ 4,615
    6 12% ₹ 39,686 ₹ 8,117
    9 14% ₹ 27,069 ₹ 13,624
    12 14% ₹ 20,651 ₹ 17,812
    18 15% ₹ 14,348 ₹ 28,273
    24 15% ₹ 11,152 ₹ 37,646
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 13% ₹ 78,333 ₹ 5,001
    6 14% ₹ 39,914 ₹ 9,482
    9 15% ₹ 27,179 ₹ 14,613
    12 15% ₹ 20,759 ₹ 19,113
    18 15% ₹ 14,348 ₹ 28,273
    24 15% ₹ 11,152 ₹ 37,646
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 14% ₹ 78,462 ₹ 5,387
    6 14% ₹ 39,914 ₹ 9,482
    9 14% ₹ 27,069 ₹ 13,624
    12 14% ₹ 20,651 ₹ 17,812
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 13% ₹ 78,333 ₹ 5,001
    6 13% ₹ 39,800 ₹ 8,799
    9 14% ₹ 27,069 ₹ 13,624
    12 14% ₹ 20,651 ₹ 17,812
    Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
    3 13% ₹ 78,333 ₹ 5,001
    6 13% ₹ 39,800 ₹ 8,799
    9 14% ₹ 27,069 ₹ 13,624
    12 14% ₹ 20,651 ₹ 17,812
    18 15% ₹ 14,348 ₹ 28,273
    24 15% ₹ 11,152 ₹ 37,646
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Chi-Fi
Excellence

1 Year of
Warranty

Ideal for
Audiophiles

Best Suited for
Portable Use

Bluetooth with
LDAC, LHDC & aptX HD

Upto 18 Hours of
Battery Life

3.5mm Pro, 2.5mm & 4.4mm
Balanced Sockets

Upto 920mW @ 32Ω
Power Output

AKM AK4499EQ
Dual DAC Chip

Metal
Build

256 GB
Internal Memory

Battery Capacity of
8350 mAh

DESCRIPTION

INTRODUCING THE ALL-NEW, DUAL HI-RES CERTIFIED & UPGRADED SHANLING M9

Shanling M9 pushes the boundaries in terms of technological innovations, delivering refined and pristine audio. The M9 has been upgraded in design aesthetic and audio architecture to deliver an unmatched user experience. Featuring 2 limited edition AKM 4499EQ DAC chips along with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 CPU. It also extends its upgrade in terms of operating system and the screen. Overall the M9 digital audio player is Shanling’s flagship digital audio player that features the latest and the best in the audio industry. The M9 has been awarded “Hi-Res Audio'' and “Hi-Res Wireless Audio” certification from the Japan Audio Society, for its outstanding performance.
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UPGRADED CPU, RAM, STORAGE AND USER EXPERIENCE WITH ANDROID 10

The all-new Shanling M9 delivers improved performance across the board compared to the previous generation M8, including bass response, dynamic range, soundstage and imaging. The M9 leaps forward in the Android platform, moving to a newer and more powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 CPU with eight cores 11nm architecture and Adreno 610GPU and upgrading to Android 10. Android OS will assure better performance and app compatibility for the foreseeable future. RAM has been increased to 8GB for smoother multitasking and internal memory is upgraded to 256GB, to provide enough space for apps and their data. M9 also offers a MicroSD slot to expand the storage even further.

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FULL 16X MQA DECODING COMBINED WITH INTERCHANGEABLE OUTPUTS SOCKETS

The Shanling M9 comes with Master Quality Authenticated (MQA) support. MQA authentication is a badge of approval, guaranteeing players master-quality audio output. The device can perform 16x decoding of MQA files to deliver outstanding sound quality. To further enhance the signal path, the M9 now comes with interchangeable 2.5mm, 3.5mm, 4.4mm and 3.5mm Pro output options allowing you to connect to various devices. These connectivity choices offer you to enjoy your music without worrying about adaptors.
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ENJOY MUSIC WIRELESSLY WITH BLUETOOTH 5.0 AND WIFI 5G CONNECTIVITY

The Shanling M9 comes with the new Qualcomm chip to offer Bluetooth 5.0 two way connectivity. This chip also allows you to stream your music from a smartphone or a tablet effortlessly. Moreover, the M9 is compatible with the high-quality transmission codecs aptX, aptX HD, LDAC, LHDC and SBC, for a resolution equal or superior to CD quality, in wireless mode. The M9 also offers WiFi 2.5G and 5G band connectivity with support for DNA and Airplay. With Bluetooth 5.0 and WiFi technology, you can connect to the M9 wirelessly and not lose any audio signal quality. M9 comes with support for DNA and Airplay streaming and it can be synced with The Eddict App for remote control and firmware updates are easy thanks to the Over-The-Air functionality.
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OFFERING 18 HOURS OF BATTERY LIFE WITH AN ENHANCED GAIN CIRCUIT

The Shanling M9 can offer a playback time of up to 18 hours with its 8350 mAh battery, thanks to its optimised, energy-efficient circuitry. Enjoy your music anytime, anywhere with the M9’s extended playback time and its portability. No need to worry about battery life. The M9 also comes embedded with an upgrade gain circuit with AD4610, BUF364A and OPA1612 amp chips, which offers more power at a uniform level to both the outputs. To provide even more power for that most demanding full-sized headphones, M9 utilises a new system with a hardware gain adjustment with three modes, offering up to 460mW@32 ohms in single-ended and 920mW@ 32 ohms in balanced output. This circuit is a much-needed upgrade and allows it to drive the most power-hungry headphones.

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COMPLETELY REDESIGNED FROM THE GROUND UP WITH DUAL SCREENS

Shanling M9 showcases a brand-new design inspired by Shanling’s 25th-anniversary edition lineup of Hi-Fi devices. M9 is built with precise CNC machines, creating the main chassis from a single piece of aircraft-grade aluminium, with a complex wave pattern on the sides. The added glass panels to the front, back and the top of the player offer a clean and smooth look. Experience true-life colours with the main screen of M9. The screen is a beautiful 6-inch LCD panel from Sharp, offering a 216-*1080 resolution and great viewing angles. And it looks even better fitted into the “Floating Screen” design of the front panel. A Simple secondary screen was added to the notch, providing you with a constant display of time, charging, volume or playing sampling rate.

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SPECS

GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS
DIMENSIONS 152mm x 82mm x 22mm
SCREEN 6-Inch 2160 * 1080 Touch Screen
SYSTEM Open Android 10
AUDIO FORMATS DSD(".iso",".dsf",".dff")/DST 60/ ISO / DXD / APE / FLAC / WAV / AIFF / AIF / DTS / MP3 / WMA / AAC / OGG / ALAC / MP2 / M4A / AC3 / M3U / M3U8
HI-RES SUPPORT 32bit 768kHz, DSD512
MEMORY 8GB RAM LPDDR4X & 256GB ROM UFS2.1 & Micro SD card slot
DAC 2x AKM AK4499EQ
DIGITAL FILTERS 5 Preset Filters
BLUETOOTH
VERSION 5.0
SUPPORTED CODECS As Transmitter - LDAC / LHDC / aptX HD / aptX / SBC
As Receiver - LDAC / SBC
SINGLE-ENDED OUTPUT
OUTPUT POWER Low Gain: 0.86V @32 Ohm (23mW)
Medium Gain: 1.39V @32 Ohm (60mW)
High gain: 2.74V @32 Ohm (235mW)
Turbo Gain: 3.84V @32 Ohm (460mW)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20Hz - 40kHz (0.2dB)
THD+N 0.0007%
CHANNEL SEPARATION 75dB @32 Ohm
SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO 122dB
DYNAMIC RANGE 122dB
NOISE Low Gain - >116dB (<1.6uV)
Turbo Gain - >110dB (<3.0uV)
OUTPUT IMPEDANCE <1 Ohm
BALANCED OUTPUT
OUTPUT POWER Gain: 1.70V @32 Ohm (90mW)
Medium Gain: 2.72V @32 Ohm (230mW)
High gain: 3.84V @32 Ohm (460mW)
Turbo Gain: 5.42V @32 Ohm (920mW)
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 20Hz-40kHz (0.2dB)
THD+N 0.0007%
CHANNEL SEPARATION 115dB @32 Ohm
SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO 125dB
DYNAMIC RANGE 125dB
NOISE Low Gain - >113dB (<1.6uV)
OUTPUT IMPEDANCE <1 Ohm
WIFI
CONNECTIVITY 2.4G/5G - SyncLink / DLNA / AirPlay / OTA Updates
BATTERY
CHARGING Supporting QC3.0 charging
BATTERY 8350mAh
BATTERY LIFE Up to 18h (Single-Ended) // 10h (Balanced)
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BOX CONTENTS 1. Shanling M9

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