Cayin N5 Digital Audio Player

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  • $349.00
  • Regular price $499.00


Out in the summer of 2015, the Cayin N5 player has established itself as a serious contender for the best DAP player under the 500Eur category. With its unique 2.5mm balanced output, dual MicroSD card slot and an aluminium body it is both function and look which makes the Cayin N5 a must have.


  • Rotary control dial
  • Weight: 195gm
  • Width: 64mm
  • Height: 111mm
  • Thickness: 16.4mm
  • Balanced headphone amplification with 2.5mm TRRS headphone output
  • Balanced and single-ended headphone output
  • Compared with single-ended out, balanced out has more output signal, better channel separation and driving power
  • Native DSD decoding
  • ISO direct decoding
  • Digital audio architecture chips of Ingenic JZ4760B + SA2000 + AKM AK4490EQ to decode DSD format
  • Utilising Texas Instruments AK4490EQ DAC conversion chip from the U.S. the N5 can operate in dual mode (PCM+DSD) steadily.
  • OPA1662 conducts the lowpass filtering
  • AD712 for voltage amplification
  • Headphone output stage employs four BUF 634U chips for current driving supplying up to 250mA current output.
  • Supports PCM 192kHz/24bit and DSD64/128 decoding
  • Dual TF Card Slot
  • USB3.0 Port
  • USB3.0 can be compatible with USB2.0
  • Besides it also has a wider bandwidth which makes the transmission rate up to 500MS/S
  • USB3.0 is able to detect device quicker, manage power more efficiently and speed up charging for the device.
  • Supports up to 128GB*2 (Max 256GB)
  • 9 hours battery when playing (4200mAH)



  • Phones Out (Bal)
  • Power rating: 300mW+300mW (@32O)
  • 0-20kHz(±0.2dB,Fs=192kHz), 5-50kHz (±1dB,Fs=192kHz)
  • THD+N: 0.006% (1kHz,Fs=44.1kHz;20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)
  • Dynamic Range: 108dB (20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)
  • SNR: 108dB (20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)
  • Phones Out (Single End)
  • Power rating: 200mW+200mW (@32O)
  • Frequency Response: 20-20kHz(±0.2dB,Fs=192kHz), 5-50kHz (±1dB,Fs=192kHz)
  • THD+N: 0.006% (1kHz,Fs=44.1kHz;20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)
  • Dynamic Range: 108dB (20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)
  • SNR: 108dB (20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)
  • Output Impedance; 0.26O Line Out
  • Output Level: 2.0V (@10kO)
  • Frequency Response: 20-20kHz (±0.2dB,Fs=192kHz), 5-50kHz (±1dB,Fs=192kHz)
  • THD+N: 0.005% (1kHz,Fs=44.1kHz;20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)
  • Dynamic Range: 108dB(20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)
  • SNR: 108dB (20Hz-20kHz,A-Weighted)


  • 4200mAh 3.7V Lithium polymer, can play 9 HRS
  • Charging: 3h (with 2A Charger, not provided)
  • Charging Current: <=1500mA when charge with 2A Charger, <=500mA when charge with computer USB port


  • Silicone Carry Case: 1
  • USB cable: 1
  • Users Manual: 1