Astell&Kern: Tidal High-Fidelity Streaming Service


Astell&Kern has finally announced the long awaited support for the Tidal High-Fidelity Streaming Service. Tidal offers more than 42 million standard-definition (CD quality) and high-definition music files, as well as 140,000 high-quality videos. The experimental platform was built for fans, directly from artists from 52 countries worldwide.

Astell&Kern is offering Tidal support via an “Over-The-Air” (OTA) firmware update for the entire product line, including the AK70, AK300, AK320, AK380, AK240, AK100 II, and AK120 II. The players are capable of reproducing high-resolution music signals up to 32-Bit/384 kHz. Astell&Kern players provide the highest sound standards and include Mastering Quality Sound (MQS) and audio formats, such as DSD.