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(News) Low-priced DAP "Q3 32GB" released

Q3 32GB

Q3 32GB


The Q3 32GB compact, easy-to-carry entry-level digital audio player is now available.



  • Real HiFi decoding, dedicated to DSD256 lossless decoding audiophiles, super high price ratio
  • Built-in dual-core 400MHz CPU supports DSD256 decoding and user EQ
  • The most preferred--built-in memory 32G EMMC, multiple backup system areas, make the player more stable and storage more secure
  • Faster read and write speed, less easy to drop programs, U disk copy and write speed up to 12MByte/s (depending on TYPE-C cable)
  • Music supports CD-level recording of up to 192000HZ (192kHz) 24Bit, up to 4608KBPS (non-software insert and write amplified data)
  • Support Bluetooth transmission
  • High-grade coding knob switch
  • Playing DSD music is about 15 hours, and playing normal format music is about 40 hours.
  • Advanced technology and exquisite craftsmanship from Germany, beautiful masterpieces, milestones in craftsmanship
  • 2.4 inch large screen
  • File browsing
  • Dolby sound
  • Set up
  • German HiFi chip
  • Knob design
  • PCM HD recording
  • Support TF card
  • Polymer battery
  • Bluetooth 4.2



  • Bluetooth version: CSR Bluetooth 4.2
  • Port: USB charging/transferring port
  • Output: 3.5mm headphone/audio output jack
  • Operate function: touch/knob
  • Screen size: 2.4inch
  • Screen resolution: 240*320
  • Player size: 66.6*55.7*17.2mm
  • Battery: 1000mAh Lithium polymer battery
  • Playback time: 10-15 hours
  • Support audio format: MP3, WMA, WAV, OGG, FLAC, APE
  • Support video format: No
  • Storage: TF card
  • Built-in memory: 32GB
  • Weight: 200g


Dolby stereo sound, vivid and shocking sound, faith-level music experience

Dolby Audio sound technology brings a wide sound range and a nuanced visual feast, you can have an on-the-spot experience in music.


German HiFi chip, redefine music powerhouse

Outstanding audio processor, original sound decoding, low latency and no lag, making the sound display wider and richer, with clear high and low bass, full of layering, and better external playback effect.


Aviation aluminum material, German CNC cutting process + intelligent knob design

High-quality aviation aluminum material and advanced German CNC technology, the body is lighter and stronger, wear-resistant and anti-dropping, combined with the intelligent knob interaction design, you can easily switch the content with a twist, which suits your liking.

Polymer explosion-proof lithium battery, large capacity, long battery life, fast charging

It only takes a short charge for a few hours of use.


Extremely fast wireless Bluetooth 4.2, ultra-low latency signal stability

Equipped with CSR Bluetooth chip, with APTX encoding technology scheme, data transmission speed is faster and more stable, have ultra-clear CD-level fidelity sound quality.


It’s based on the in-depth development of the latest system, a better and smoother experience.

Player is built-in PCM high-definition recording, 4608 KBPS CD-level recording, clearly record classroom, meeting, forensics content.

Price & Avilability

The Q3 32GB is available for $69 and is sold by Penon Audio and others.


Q3 32GB

Q3 32GB

Q3 32GB