Cayin company at the exhibition NAMM Musikmesse Russia 2018 presented in the Russian market an improved portable player N5 Mark II. The novelty received the letter S in the title and more advanced stuffing. The device can be used for mobile listening to music or as an analog source for a desktop amplifier or active speakers.

Music player Cayin N5 Mark II has got an improved version in a steel case

Cayin N5 Mark II S is made in a robust stainless steel case, equipped with a 3.5-inch touch screen, covered with tempered glass. Also, there is an additional 2.5-mm balanced headphone output, which allows improving the sound quality due to the corresponding cable. Also, the player has a linear output rated at 2 V, which is suitable for audio equipment with an input impedance of more than ten kΩ. This allows you to use the N5 Mark II S as an analog source for an amplifier or active speakers.

The player is based on a four-core Rockchip RK3188 processor with 2 GB of RAM and is running a modified version of Android with the ability to install various music applications. For the sound in it meet the digital-to-analog converter ESS9018K2M, three amplifiers OPA1652, and three amplifiers OPA1622.

The amount of internal storage has been increased to 64 GB. There is also support for two microSD-cards with a capacity of 400 GB each. Thus, the user can carry around 800 GB of music.

Technical characteristics of Cayin N5 Mark II S:

  • dimensions: 117 x 59 x 15 mm;
  • weight: 248 g;
  • Display: 3.5 «, IPS, 800×480;
  • processor: Rockchip RK3188;
  • RAM: 2 GB;
  • storage: 64 GB + two slots for microSD cards of 400 GB each;
  • battery: 3,000 mAh;
  • battery life: up to 12 hours;
  • DAC: ESS9018K2M;
  • operational amplifier: 3 x OPA1622.