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Images of High-Resolution Audio HDD player
Images of High-Resolution Audio HDD player
Images of High-Resolution Audio HDD player
Images of High-Resolution Audio HDD player
Images of High-Resolution Audio HDD player
Images of High-Resolution Audio HDD player

The Way The Artists Truly Intended

Enjoy the subtlest nuances of studio-quality sound in higher than CD quality with High-Resolution Audio. Passion for music unites every component from signal to speaker so it feels like the artist is performing right in front of you.

Play, store, and enjoy High-Resolution Audio

Play and store music and enjoy high-definition audio through the sound system HAP-S1. It has an amplifier for 2x40 W and a hard disk of 500 GB, enabling you to synchronize your music collection on your PC. Connect to your smartphone and easily control your music, so all you have to do is sit back and enjoy.

Hear your music at its best

Whether High-Resolution Audio, CDs or MP3s — listen to your music in the highest possible sound quality. The HAP-S1 supports High-Resolution Audio formats such as DSD, FLAC, WAV and ALAC, as well as formats like MP3, iTunes AAC, ATRAC, and Windows WMA — restoring their quality closer to that of the original.

How High-Resolution Audio works

Listen like you're in the recording studio

High-Resolution Audio works by converting analog sound to digital at a higher and more precise rate than CDs. High-Resolution Audio can have a rate of 24bit/96Hz, capturing more of the details and subtleties in your music. Hear your tracks exactly as they were recorded with no compromise on sound.

High Resolution Audio

Restore all your compressed files

The Digital Sound Enhancement Engine (DSEE) upscales your compressed digital music files (MP3, ACC, ATRAC, and WMA) close to CD quality. By restoring the high-range sound lost during compression, DSEE produces your digital music files in rich, natural sound, closer to the quality of the original recording.

Designed for powerful sound

2x40W AB amplifiers with a dual-mono design

Your one-stop solution for High-Resolution Audio — Independently balanced amp channels deliver a well-rounded performance, while a rigid frame reduces distortion.

Efficient AB amplifiers

Hear natural, well-round sound with a dual-mono design.

Analog FIR filters

Working at the frequencies of DSD for accurate DA conversion.

Aluminum frame

A rigid aluminum frame reduces vibration for less distortion.

500 GB hard drive

A 500 GB built-in hard drive

Store up to 25,000 songs.

Add more storage space

Hook up an external hard drive via two rear USB ports.

Your music, how you want it

Keep up to date with easy, wireless transfers

Enjoy all your music in one place. Download the HAP music transfer application to your PC to sync and copy all your tracks onto the HAP-S1 over Wi-Fi®. The next time you download a new track, it will automatically be transferred.Track names, album art, and more are checked against the online database, Gracenote, for accuracy.

Complete your audio experience

Build the sound system you want, with line out and two line in connections, coaxial, optical, USB and LAN, as well as left and right speaker outputs.

Audio connections

You control the music

Always find the track you're looking for

Take charge of your HDD player with your smartphone or tablet by downloading the control app, or browse your music on the LCD screen with a supplied remote control.


Easily browsing with the app

Your music library is copied to your device for easy browsing.

LCD screen browsing

See your tracks on the LCD panel

Browse your songs at speed from a front-panel jog dial.

Hear it first.


  • High-Resolution Audio compatible

  • DSEE upscaling restores quality to compressed files

  • 500 GB capacity to store thousands of songs

  • Wi-Fi® with automatic PC sync software

  • Control right from your Smartphone or tablet

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