HiBy R2

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HiBy R2

$89.00$99.00
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$89.00$99.00

 The shipment for the R2 order placed from November 28 will begin on December 20.

The HiBy R2 is an entry-level HiFi digital audio player.  Operating on the Linux-based HiByOS bit-perfect audiophile operating system, the R2 is the first HiBy product to include dual microphones for use as an audio recorder.  Also supporting streaming, internet radio, and e-book functionalities.

 

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Pocketable Fashionable Audiophile

Making new waves

Headfonics

"This is an exciting year for entry-level DAPs, and the HiBy R2 has done a great job to blur the line between entry and mid-tier DAPs. It is stylish, compact, balanced in sound and performance, and doesn’t harm any fiscal kidneys. This will now be my entry-level DAP recommendation to anyone who asks." Click the full review here.

Headfonia

"This is where the combo shines. This combination has a great synergy to it. Signature instantly feels meatier, bolder and more authoritative. Overall, the combo has very good energy, it is dynamically pleasing for a budget stack." Click the full review here.

Moonstar

"A decent sound quality, great battery life and many features like Two-way LDAC, USB DAC, MESB Parametric EQ, Voice Recorder, E-Book Reader, etc. and a fluid UI integrated into an Ultra-Portable device with a very robust all zin-alloy chassis." Click the full review here.

Head-Fi (IryxBRO)

"R2 is a groundbreaking entry level DAP, packed with lots of modern functions typical for flagship models and delivers audiophile-grade sound quality. All three are underpriced judging by the offered features and performance level in comparison to the corresponding rivals. " Click the full review here.

The new entry level standard in audiophile fashion

A perfect balance between aesthetic and functionality.

Be audiophile in high fashion

Utilizing an all new zinc alloy chassis for a smooth fine body. Small, light device even more comfortable in the hand thanks to the gentle curves befitting a HiBy family member.

Supports streaming audio

Supports internet radio and TIDAL music streaming. Be connected to your music from anywhere!

(Qobuz streaming will come in the future.)

ES9218 HiFi audio chipset

Supporting up to 32bit / 384kHz and DSD128, the R2 uses this audio chipset for greater decode ability and lower noise and distortion. Hear the difference. 

All-format support

mp3, wav, ape, flac, dsf, dff, iso, cue, wma, ogg, aac, opus, aiff etc. all supported.

MQA support

4x unfold of MQA files, giving master-tape quality audio re-constitution, richer replay of the sound as intended—it’s a take-you-to-the-concert / studio experience!

Dual HiRes accreditation

HiRes & HiResWireless
Doubly audio-quality assured! 

Supporting UAT for HiFi Bluetooth

UAT--Ultra Audio Transmission. Developed in-house by HiBy, this new Bluetooth codec supports audio transmission at up to 192kHz, data bandwidth up to 1.2Mbps, and can even optimize transmission according to music content.

Bluetooth 5.0

Supporting both Bluetooth transmission and reception for greatest “ease-of-play”! Supporting UAT, LDAC, aptX, AAC and SBC Bluetooth audio transmission
and UAT, LDAC, AAC and SBC reception.

Supporting 5GHz WiFi

For the speediest streaming, WiFi audio and data transmission / reception.

HiByOS takes on everything

HiByOS is a bit-perfect audiophile operating system developed in-house by HiBy. Designed from the ground up for optimum audio performance, it also contains several innovative functional extensions for the greatest “ease-of-play”!

HiByLink

Operate your pocket R2 from your huge smartphone screen. Install the HiByMusic app on your smartphone to connect to the R2 via Bluetooth or WiFi to view / browse the R2 music library on your smartphone, play / pause skip, adjust volume, etc. Just like having an audiophile smartphone but better!

MSEB (MageSound 8-ball)

The MSEB is a sophisticated audio remastering system developed in-house by HiBy, able to directly control warmth, thickness, vocal forwardness, impulse response and other qualities highly sought after by audiophiles.

Supporting microphone recording

Dual microphones for high quality stereo audio recordings. A concert-goer must-have and sure-fire party trick! 

Play time

With 15 hours continuous play time and 20 days standby, any time is play time!

Dimensions

61x61x12mm

Buttons & Ports

List of included items

R2 player, USB cable, protective case for R2, instruction manual and warranty card

Specifications

Model HiBy R2
Operating SystemHiBy OS
SoCIngenic X1000E
DACES9218
Dimensions61*61*12 mm
Weight85g
Display size2.45”
Display resolution480*360
Battery size1000mAh
Storagevia MicroSD card slot supporting up to 2TB
USBType-C USB2.0 port
Play time15 hours continuous
Standby20 days
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0
WiFi bands2.4GHz, 5GHz
3.5mm output power70mW+70mW
3.5mm THD+N<0.001%

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Be the first to know when we launch!

Get the latest news of HiBy R2 & special offers!

Pocketable Fashionable Audiophile

Making New Waves

Headfonics

"This is an exciting year for entry-level DAPs, and the HiBy R2 has done a great job to blur the line between entry and mid-tier DAPs. It is stylish, compact, balanced in sound and performance, and doesn’t harm any fiscal kidneys. This will now be my entry-level DAP recommendation to anyone who asks." Click the full review here.

Headfonia

"This is where the combo shines. This combination has a great synergy to it. Signature instantly feels meatier, bolder and more authoritative. Overall, the combo has very good energy, it is dynamically pleasing for a budget stack. " Click the full review here.

Moonstar

"A decent sound quality, great battery life and many features like Two-way LDAC, USB DAC, MESB Parametric EQ, Voice Recorder, E-Book Reader, etc. and a fluid UI integrated into an Ultra-Portable device with a very robust all zin-alloy chassis." Click the full review here.

Head-Fi (IryxBRO)

"R2 is a groundbreaking entry level DAP, packed with lots of modern functions typical for flagship models and delivers audiophile-grade sound quality. All three are underpriced judging by the offered features and performance level in comparison to the corresponding rivals. " Click the full review here.

The new entry level standard in audiophile fashion

A perfect balance between aesthetic and functionality.

Be audiophile in high fashion

Utilizing an all new zinc alloy chassis for a smooth fine body. Small, light device even more comfortable in the hand thanks to the gentle curves befitting a HiBy family member.

Supports streaming audio


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

Supports internet radio and TIDAL music streaming.
Be connected to your music from anywhere!

(Qobuz streaming will come in the future.)

ES9218 HiFi audio chipset

Supporting up to 32bit / 384kHz and DSD128, the R2 uses this audio chipset for greater decode ability and lower noise and distortion.
Hear the difference. 

All-format support


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

mp3, wav, ape, flac, dsf, dff, iso, cue, wma, ogg, aac, opus, aiff etc. all supported.

MQA support

4x unfold of MQA files, giving master-tape quality audio re-constitution, richer replay of the sound as intended—it's a take-you-to-the-concert / studio experience!

Dual HiRes accreditation


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

HiRes & HiResWireless
Doubly audio-quality assured! 

Supporting UAT for HiFi Bluetooth

UAT--Ultra Audio Transmission. Developed in-house by HiBy, this new Bluetooth codec supports audio transmission at up to 192kHz, data bandwidth up to 1.2Mbps, and can even optimize transmission according to music content.

Bluetooth 5.0


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

Supporting both Bluetooth transmission and reception for greatest “ease-of-play”!  Supporting UAT, LDAC, aptX, AAC and SBC Bluetooth audio transmission
and UAT, LDAC, AAC and SBC reception.

Supporting 5GHz WiFi

For the speediest streaming, WiFi audio and data transmission / reception.

HiByOS takes on everything


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

HiByOS is a bit-perfect audiophile operating system developed in-house by HiBy. Designed from the ground up for optimum audio performance, it also contains several innovative functional extensions for the greatest “ease-of-play”!

HiByLink


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

Operate your pocket R2 from your huge smartphone screen. Install the HiByMusic app on your smartphone to connect to the R2 via Bluetooth or WiFi to view / browse the R2 music library on your smartphone, play / pause skip, adjust volume, etc. Just like having an audiophile smartphone but better! 

MSEB (MageSound 8-ball)


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

The MSEB is a sophisticated audio remastering system developed in-house by HiBy, able to directly control warmth, thickness, vocal forwardness, impulse response and other qualities highly sought after by audiophiles.

Supporting microphone recording


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

Dual microphones for high quality stereo audio recordings.
A concert-goer must-have and sure-fire party trick! 

Play time


UAT - The Ultimate In Bluetooth HiFi

With 15 hours continuous play time and 20 days standby, any time is play time!

Dimensions

61x61x12mm

Buttons & Ports

List of included items

R2 player, USB cable, protective case for R2, instruction manual and warranty card

Specifications

Operating System
HiBy OS
SoCIngenic X1000E
DACES9218
Dimensions61*61*12 mm
Weight85g
Display size2.45”
Display resolution480*360
Battery size1000mAh
Storagevia MicroSD card slot supporting up to 2TB
USBType-C USB2.0 port
Play time15 hours continuous
Standby20 days
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0
WiFi bands2.4GHz, 5GHz
3.5mm output power70mW+70mW
3.5mm THD+N<0.001%


Specifications

Bluetooth chipsetQCC 5121
Driver complementone dynamic and one balanced armature driver, total two drivers per earpiece
Bluetooth standardBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth codecUAT/aptX/SBC/AAC
Bluetooth coverage distance10m
OperationTouch, indicator light and voice feedback, HiBy Blue app control
Status indicatorsBlue and red lights
MicrophoneIncluded
Battery capacityWH3 = 45 mAh, Battery case = 400 mAh
Battery Life5-hour playtime after fully charged. With Battery case up to 24-hour playtime.
Weight63g (including battery case)

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