Astell & Kern AK Jr. Mobile Music Player

Astell & Kern AK Jr. Mobile Music Player


Small-form-factor audio device brings big quality


Bang for your buck

$499 Buy

Staying Slim

Slim form factor and sharp design angles are the hallmarks of Astell & Kern’s entry-level audiophile music player. The Jr. ranks among the best for high-resolution portable playback, featuring a large screen and a cellphone-like slim profile that will slide easily into a pocket. The design includes a scroll-wheel-style volume control with great tactile feedback. One of the more notable functions of the AK Jr. is the ability to function as a digital to analog converter (DAC) for a computer via USB, offering a convenient option for on-the-go laptop use. The AK Jr. is a strong contender for any audiophile’s toolkit, offering value to both novice and experienced listeners.

Jr. can also function as an external DAC

Storage: 64 GB internal memory can be expanded up to 64 GB via the microSD card slot

Screen: 3.1-inch touchscreen

Dimensions: 2.08 by 4.60 by 0.35 inches

Weight: 3.28 ounces

Astell & Kern AK Jr.
Astell & Kern AK Jr.