FiiO KA5 USB DAC Headphone Amp dongle Volume Control PCM 768kHz DSD 256 Headphone Outputs 3.5mm/4.4mm for Android/iOS/Mac/Windows
1.How to control the KA5 via the FiiO Control APP in Android mobile?
Connect the KA5 to the Android mobile phone via the USB c to c adapter that comes with the KA5.
1.The KA5 could not be controlled via the iOS version FiiO Control APP. But after adjusting the setting in KA5 or in Android FiiO Control, the settings will be saved.
2.After adjusting settings via FiiO Control for KA5, the setting display on the device changes immediately. But when adjusting the setting in the KA5, menu in FiiO Control app doesn't change?In order not to affect USB audio playback and provide users with a better listening experience, it is designed that only some settings change synchronously. If all settings menu were designed to change synchronously, it may cause audio stuttering and other issues.
2.Why does the screen freeze on the FiiO logo when I turn on the device?
It is possible that the volume- button was accidentally pressed before connecting to the USB port, causing the device to enter burning mode.Please unplug and restart the KA5.
KA5 supports up to 768K/32bit and DSD256, but does not support MQA decoding.
3.When using coaxial output, is the volume in front device adjustable?
When KA5 is set to coaxial output, both the front and rear ends can adjust the volume.
4.How to use SPDIF output in KA5?
If you need to use the SPDIF function, please enable the SPDIF switch in the menu first. Then connect the KA5 to the coaxial input port of other device via a dedicated 3.5mm to RCA coaxial cable. The pin definition diagram is as follows
5.How do I enter UAC1.0 mode on KA5?
The UAC 1.0 mode in KA5 supports Win7, Win8 and PS5 etc.When the KA5 is disconnected and turned off, holding the multifunction button while connecting it to a UAC1.0 device, the KA5 will enter UAC1.0 mode.
Dual CS43198 DACs
The KA5 features dual Cirrus Logic CS43198 DACs, known for their efficiency and their ability to sound good with a wide variety of music, to give you a serious upgrade to your sound.
The KA5 supports up to 32bit/768kHz PCM and DSD256 decoding, allowing you to really dig into and listen to the heart of your music.
For better audio performance, the KA5 utilizes a 6-layer immersion-gold PCB as well as high-performance ultra-low noise op amps for powerful, robust sound.
Flexible local operating system
*Volume buttons A/B mode
Volume+ button: short press once to increase volume 1 level, long press for 2 seconds to play previous track, and press to go page up in settings menu. Volume– button acts in the opposite way.
Volume+ button: short press once to play previous track, long press to increase volume, and press to go page up in settings menu. Volume– button acts in the opposite way.
The OLED display and physical buttons make navigating the settings menu and looking at the playback display more straightforward and intuitive. In addition, the KA5’s built-in MCU processor handles complex operations with ease, further making the KA5 a joy to use.
3.5+4.4 dual outputs
*3.5mm output supports SPDIF output. After enabling the SPDIF output in the settings menu, the USB audio signals can be converted to SPDIF signals. Connect the KA5 to a higher-end external decoder to set up a better audio system.
Android/Apple adapters included
Compatible with Android, iOS, Windows, and MAC devices
Besides the local KA5 operating system, you can use the FiiO Control App to take control over the KA5. Use either method to conveniently dial in the KA5 exactly how you want it.
*The KA5 can only be controlled through the FiiO Control app on an Android device.
|USB-A male to Type-C female adapter*1 Type-C to Type-C OTG cable*1 Type-C to Lightning OTG cable*1 Manual*1
|Output power 1
|L+R≥122mW+122mW (32Ω single-ended/THD+N＜1%)
|Output power 2
|L+R≥265mW+265mW (32Ω balanced/THD+N＜1%)
|PO＜1.6μV (A-weighted); BAL＜1.8μV (A-weighted)
|Output impedance 1
|＜0.3Ω (32Ω load/single-ended)
|Output impedance 2
|＜0.35Ω (32Ω load/balanced)