Battery life

Music (Approx.)

  Stereo Mini-jack Balanced Standard-jack
MP3 (128 kbps) 10 hours 10 hours
AAC (256 kbps) 10 hours 10 hours
FLAC (96 kHz/24 bit) 9 hours 9 hours
FLAC (192 kHz/24 bit) 8 hours 8 hours
DSD (2.8224 MHz/1 bit) 9 hours 9 hours
DSD (5.6448 MHz/1 bit) 9 hours 9 hours
DSD (11.2896 MHz/1 bit) 9 hours 9 hours

Bluetooth (Transmitter mode) (Approx.)

MP3 (128 kbps)/SBC - Connection Preferred 19 hours
FLAC (96 kHz/24 bit)/LDAC - Connection Preferred (Auto) 14 hours

A Bluetooth connection will shorten the battery life by up to 45 % depending on the following conditions.

  • Format of the content.
  • Settings of the connected device.

Bluetooth (Receiver mode) (Approx.)

SBC (Connection Preferred) 9 hours
LDAC (Sound Quality Preferred) 8 hours

The battery life may become about 10 % shorter when some of the sound quality settings are active.


  • The values shown in this topic are the approximate battery life when content is played continuously at the default settings.
  • Even if the player is turned off for an extended period, a small amount of battery power is still consumed.
  • Battery life may vary depending on volume setting, conditions of use and ambient temperature.
  • The battery is consumed considerably when the screen is on.

The contents of the Help Guide may be subject to change without notice due to updates to the product's specifications.