the Hi-Res

audio player

The greenest portable High-Resolution Audio Player carrying over 400 years of craftsmanship from Japan.
- product design
- mechanical engineering
- design for manufacturing
- work instruction
client: Lab-4GD


pure copper enclosure- 400-year ancient coloring techniques create four stunning looks and feels. Each enclosure is crafted from a pure copper block via precision CNC milling and colored by hand in Takaoka, Japan.

  • easy-to-eyes paper-like display from E ink.

  • highest quality Maxell Li-ion battery

  • powerTune TI codec with miniDSP

  • class-G TI headphone amplifier

  • eco-sustainable wood veneer from Italy

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special thanks to "momentum factory Orii" www.mf-orii.co.jp

photography: HAUS Studio www.facebook.com/hausstudios