introducing the


by Cocktail Audio






“The X40 applies ESS Sabre DAC ES9018K2M cooperating with XMOS 32Bit/500MIPS Digital Signal Processor.

The high quality Analog Out terminal guarantees lossless signal transmission: enjoy ultra high quality sound via Analog Out and Headphone Out.

Connect your turntable to the Phono IN directly to play or record. Load your vinyl collections to the X40 in 192KHz, 96KHz or 48KHz sample rates and even edit them after recording.

Connect the X40 to your network to stream music to and from other devices, listen to cloud-based music services and control remotely using mobile devices.

Load all your CDs onto the X40 in FLAC, ALAC, WAV, MP3 or Ogg file format with CD tag info and album cover art.

The X40 has a well-organized Music Database built-in. Display all songs by album, artist, genre, composer or title and even search.

The X40 supports up to 4TB 3.5″ and 2.5″ SATA HDDs (Hard Disk Drives) and also SSDs (Solid State Drives)”



  • Playback of DSD64 (2.8224MHz), DSD128 (5.6448MHz), DXD (24bit/352.8KHz), PCM signal up to 32bit/384KHz including
    24bit/192KHz WAV/FLAC and full range of hi-res audio file formats
  • ES9018K2M Sabre³² Reference DAC built-in
  • XMOS 32Bit/500MIPS digital signal processing unit
  • Phono INPUT (Moving Magnet) for turntable
  • Load your vinyl and cassette tape collections to the X40 in 192kHz sample rate
  • Music Streaming Services like Qobuz, Simfy and Internet Radio
  • UPnP Media Server & Renderer for streaming playback and control remotely via network
  • 5 inch full color TFT LCD for intuitive GUI
  • HDMI Out connector for using an external screen like TV as its GUI screen
  • Supports up to 3.5″ SATA hard disk 4TB, 2.5″ hard disk and SSD
  • Toroidal transformer minimizing idle noise
  • FM Radio Tuner built-in
  • Recording with hi-res 24bit/192KHz sample rate
  • Provides the customized Web Interface (WebUI) for remote control and MusicDB management
  • Works with various free apps available at app stores
  • Rugged chassis construction with 12mm thickness aluminum front
  • Versatile software functionalities