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Four New Updates With All-New HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022: Budget Hi-Res Audio Player Redefined!!

HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022

HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022


HiBy has updated its classic R3 range of digital audio players with the latest release of the R3 Pro Saber 2022. It comes as an upgraded variant for the R3 Pro Saber that came out back in 2020. HiBy has designed the new R3 Pro Saber 2022 from the ground up with all-new updates that greatly enhance its sound performance. The primary upgrades with the new R3 Pro Saber 2022 include a brand new Dual DAC chipset, high-performance FPGA architecture, Dual-independent crystal oscillators, improved battery life, better amplification, etc.


HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022 has got a price tag of 209$, check out more information here.


Upgraded DAC Chipset

HiBy has upgraded the DAC chipset of the R3 Pro series of audio players with newer generation DAC chips. The R3 Pro Saber 2022 houses a premium Dual DAC chipset housing two ES9219 latest-gen ESS Sabre DAC Chips with Quad DAC+ technology. They are based on patented HyperStream III Architecture that enables crisp high-resolution audio signal decoding. Compared to the previous generation players, the R3 Pro Saber 2022 brings cleaner and smoother performance with this new DAC arrangement.


Dual Independent Crystal Oscillators & High-Performance FPGA Architecture

HiBy R3 Pro Saber features a specially developed FPGA audio architecture. The player houses dual independent crystal oscillators clocked at 22.5792MHz, and 24.576MHz rates. They handle different audio streams including PCM and DSD signals with utmost precision. R3 Pro Saber 2022 greatly improves performance with minimal jitter and delivers a cohesive sound throughout a wide frequency band.


Powerful Amplification

Just like the previous generation R3 Pro Saber, the latest 2022 version features dual headphone outputs, 2.5mm balanced and 3.5mm single-ended. But the internal amplification circuitry has been upgraded for improved sound performance. The pair gets an impressive boost in the output power with ratings that touches up to 340mW while the previous generation produced up to 210mW.


Improved Battery Life

HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022 brings us some improvements in its battery life as well. Once fully charged, it provides continuous music playback for up to 20 hours. You can enjoy good music all day long with the R3 Pro Saber 2022!!


A Compact Music Player For Day-to-Day Regular Usage

HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022 follows the legacy by the previous generation of the player. It’s a compact, versatile music player that brings multiple advanced features including Two-Way High-Res Bluetooth connectivity, 16x MQA unfolding, MSEB Tuner, and many more features. HiBy has designed it to be an ideal choice for both beginners as well as experienced audio enthusiasts!! R3 Pro Saber 2022 is launched at just 209$, you can check out more features and functions over here.


HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022

HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022

HiBy R3 Pro Saber 2022