Battery life

The values shown below are the approximate battery life when content is played continuously at the default settings.

Music (Approx.)

MP3 128 kbps 33 hours
AAC 256 kbps 31 hours
FLAC 96 kHz/24 bit 30 hours
FLAC 192 kHz/24 bit 26 hours
DSD 2.8224 MHz/1 bit 15 hours
DSD 5.6448 MHz/1 bit 13 hours
DSD 11.2896 MHz/1 bit 11 hours

Bluetooth (Transmitter mode) (Approx.)

MP3 128 kbps / SBC - Connection Preferred 17 hours
FLAC 96 kHz/24 bit / LDAC - Connection Preferred (Auto) 15 hours

Bluetooth (Receiver mode) (Approx.)

SBC (Connection Preferred) 13 hours
LDAC (Sound Quality Preferred) 12 hours


  • 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 battery life may become about 45 % shorter when some of the sound quality settings are active.
  • A Bluetooth connection will shorten the battery life by up to 55 % depending on the following conditions.
    • Format of the content.
    • Settings of the connected device.

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