Headphone Amp Comparison

FiiO K5PRO vs Fiio BTR5

FiiO K5PRO

The K5PRO is a compact, desktop DAC/headphone amp combo by FiiO. It features the leading AK4493 DAC chip with a wide variety of inputs and outputs to create a great value proposition.

$149.99 MSRP

Fiio BTR5

The Fiio BTR5 is a well regarded, portable Bluetooth DAC/Amp. Not only does the BTR5 accept digital audio input via Bluetooth, but it can also work as a dedicated portable amplifier through USB-C input.

$109.99 MSRP
Features
Physical Dimensions
Mass

43.7 gram

Power

AC 115v

AC 230v

USB-C

Input/Output
Inputs

Coaxial S/PDIF

RCA

TOSLINK S/PDIF

USB-B

USB-C

Outputs

¼ inch

RCA

3.5mm

Balanced 2.5mm

Audio
Sample Rate

32 bit / 768 kHz

32 bit / 384 kHz

Frequency Response

20 Hz - 40 kHz

DAC Chip

AKM AK4493

Output Power
  • 1.5 amp at 32 Ω
Portability
Wireless

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Codecs

AAC

aptX

aptX HD

aptX LL

LDAC

SBC

Battery Life

540 minute

Battery Capacity

550 mAh

Reviews

In that regard, and in the context of a budget product that is designed reasonably well, I am going to recommend the Fiio K5 Pro.

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