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Shanling Audio M8 Premium Portable Media Player

Shanling Audio M8
Shanling Audio M8 Premium Portable Media PlayerPurchase OnlinePrice per item: $3,299.00not currently available Enquire Now

Shanling have developed the M8 system using their AGLO (Android Global Lossless Output) technology. Thanks to AGLO, music from all apps will be processed correctly and at its full quality, without any degration caused by Android's processes.



  • 2 x AK4499EQ DAC
  • Qualcomm Bluetooth
  • Interchangeable Sockets
  • 8-core Snapdragon 430
  • AGLO Audio
  • DSD512 32Bit/768kHz
  • 5" Full HD Screen
  • 7000 mAh Battery


Interchangeable Headphone Sockets

M8 adapts a brand-new system of interchangeable headphone sockets, developed by Shanling themsevles. This system makes it possible to provide all the needed connection standards, while keeping a cleaner look and better optimized internal design. Four different socket options come with the M8 and more can be added down the line.


Flagship DAC

The M8 uses a Dual AKM AK4499EQ DACs to provide high end sound. The analog circuit has been designed around these high performing AKM flagship DACs with in-houose I/v conversion stage and a fully balanced amplifier.

This offers reference class performance while keeping Shanling's traditional smooth, pleasing and slightly warmer sound.


Xmos XUF208 USB Interface

With the advanced XMOS USB interface, the M8 can serve as a true Hi-Fi USB DAC. Supporting Hi-Res playback all the way upto 32bit/768kHz as well as native DSD512.


Ultimate Bluetooth Connectivity

The M8 uyses Qualcomms CSR8675 Bluetooth 5.0 chipset to assure a stable connection and low latency while not having to compromise on sound.


Powered by Snapdragon

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 430 Octa-core processor and 4GB of RAM provides swift and lag free system performance and with 64GB of storage, it will take care of all your apps.


Balanced Amplifier

The amplifier design is based on Shanling's OP+BUF amplifier architecture originally designed for the M6 Pro. The M8's design has been pushed to even better performance thanks to further optimization and the newly designed I/V conversion stage.


Battery Built to Last

With a massive 7000mAh battery, the M8 can last up to 14 houors of continuous playback. And thanks to the support of Qualcomm's Quick Charger 3.0, charging times are dramatically reduced.


Dual Hi-Res Audio Certification

The M8 earned both the Hi-Res Audio and Hi-Res Wireless Audio certifications from the Japan Audio Society, making it a perfect pairing for Hi-Res certified headphones and Hi-Res audio files.



  • Dimensions: 138 x 80 x 20 mm
  • Screen: 5-inch 1080*1920 Touchscreen
  • Weight: 342 g
  • Operating System: Open Android 7.1
  • Storage: 64GB Built in + up to 2TB Micro SD
  • Output Power:
    • Low: 18 mW @32Ω
    • High: 48 mW @32Ω
    • Turbo: : 260 mW @32Ω
  • Single-Ended Output:
    • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 40 KHz (0.5dB)
    • THD+N: 0.00089%
    • Channel Seperation: 75 dB @32
    • S/N Ratio: 121 dB
    • Dynamic Range: 121 dB
    • Noise Floor: >115 dB (1.7 uV)
    • Output Power:
    • Low: 71 mW @32Ω
    • High: 184 mW @32Ω
    • Turbo: : 840 mW @32Ω
  • Balanced Output:
    • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 40 KHz (-0.5dB)
    • THD+N: 0.00085%
    • Channel Seperation: 115 dB @32
    • S/N Ratio: 123 dB
    • Dynamic Range: 123 dB
    • Noise Floor: >113 dB (2.1 uV)
    • Output Power:
    • Low: 18 mW @32Ω
    • High: 48 mW @32Ω
    • Turbo:  260 mW @32Ω

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