Oriolus DPS-L2 ES9038 Pro Flagship Retro Audio Player Announced

Posted in Mar 24, 2021 in News, no comment

Oriolus is a well-known Japanese HiFi audio brand. They have a huge catalog of HiFi audio products specializing in the portable range such as IEMs, DAPs, and Amplifiers. They have announced their latest flagship digital audio player, the Oriolus DPS-L2. It is a retro-design high-tier digital audio player with a classic Cassette player look with mechanical switches.

Oriolus DPS-L2

The player shows Oriolus’s dedication toward designing a classic product with retro design and looks. It is a flagship-tier hi-res player with a price tag of  2199$. The manufacturing is limited to only 999 units worldwide so quick to grab for yourself today.

– High-performance ES9038 Pro DAC chip.
– 2×2 way Analog Potentiometer.
– Mechanical Buttons.
– Dual 3.5mm headphone output.
– Balanced 4.4mm headphone output.
– Hotline mute key.
– Display with retro Cassette look.
– Two gain modes(Low/High).
– USB DAC functionality.
– USB OTG expansion support.
– 2.4” high-definition IPS display.
– Supports PCM decoding up to 32-Bit/384kHz and DSD up to DSD256 natively.
– OP Amp Chip: OPA1612.
– Frequency Response: 17Hz-20kHz.
– THD+N: 0.0015%.
– SNR: 117dB(SE), 119dB(Balanced).
– Resolution: 78dB(SE), 105dB(Balanced).
– Two-way Bluetooth V4.0 connectivity.
– 10-segment custom EQ adjustment.
– HiByLink.
– Car mode.

A Classic Retro Piece Of Art
Oriolus is known for the excellent craftsmanship and design of its products. The DPS-L2 is also not an exception. It features a classic retro look as a tribute to Cassettes(One of the first mediums of recording music). It reignites the memories of the childhood of audiophiles where Cassettes used to be the only medium of music. The DPS-L2 features completely mechanical buttons and keys to complement the retro look. There’s even a mechanical switch for play/pause, fast-forward, and rewind functions.

High-Performance DAC Chip
The Oriolus DPS-L2 is equipped with a high-performance ES9038Pro DAC chip. It is a flagship-grade 32-bit 8-channel DAC chip from Sabre Technologies. It sets a new benchmark in the industry with its excellence in hi-res audio signal decoding.

Retro Cassette Display
The Oriolus DPS-L2 features a 2.4” high-definition display that has a rotating cassette interface complementing the retro design of the player. When users use fast-forward/rewind function the speed of the cassette being displayed also changes accordingly.

Hotline Key
The Oriolus DPS-L2 features a unique Hot Line Mute key that instantly stops the playback and switches to ambient sound. It has a press and hold functionality. Users can easily interact with their surroundings using this Hotline Key.

Independent Volume Control With Sliding Analog Potentiometer
The Oriolus DPS-L2 is equipped with 2×2 ALPS sliding analog potentiometer. It allows for independently controlling the volume for left and right channels. It again contributes to the mechanical feel with its sliding controls. With the Oriolus DPS-L2 enjoy the joy of mechanical control.

Balanced 4.4mm & Dual 3.5mm Output Ports
The Oriolus DPS-L2 features a dual 3.5mm single-ended output to share your music with your loved ones. To meet the modern-day listening needs, the player also features a 4.4mm balanced headphone output port.

Classic Design, Modern Functions
Despite having a classic retro look the DPS-L2 has all the latest features such as two-way hi-res Bluetooth connectivity, two-level gain mode, USB DAC functionality, USB OTG Expansion, and many more.

Price & Availability
The Oriolus DPS-L2 is manufactured in a very limited quantity. The player is limited to only 999 units worldwide. If you want to grab this classical beauty be sure to grab it quickly. It has a price tag of 2199$, check out more details on our store page here. Shipments will begin later this month.


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