Lantis - Love Live! collaborated limited hi-res portable headphone amp

Lantis, a Japanese music production company specialising in anime, gaming and voice actors and a Bandai Namco subsidiary, collaborated with a popular anime called Love Live! and made a limited edition high-resolution portable headphone amp called Astell&Kern AK10 Love Live! Edition.

Advance orders will start being accepted at Lantis' online store L-MART and Bandai Namco's online store Premium Bandai in a limited quantity on July 22. The product will be delivered to customers around September.

Astell&Kern AK10 Love Live! Edition has built-in DAC, and allows users to enjoy hi-res audio in up to 96KHz/24bit by connecting to your iPhone/iPod touch and smartphone.

Love Live! is an animated school idol project and they actually released CD and DVDs. There are 9 members in the idol group so each of the headphone amp models is coated in one of 9 different colors to suit each member.  

  • Price: 30,980 yen

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