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The M2X has a rectangular design and the body is titanium in colour. On the front, there is the touchscreen. There is the Hi-Res logo sticker on the surface below the touchscreen. At the left side, play/pause button, back & next buttons and Micro SD slot. At the right side, there is a volume wheel which acts as a switch on/off button too. At the bottom of the M2X, there are the USB Type-C port, 3.5mm standard headphone output jack and 2.5mm balanced headphone output jack. The back of the M2X shows the brand logo and some specifications.
The Shanling M2X has 10 sections of EQ with 8 presets (Pop, Rock, Dance, Blues, Metal, Vocal, Classic, Jazz). It can be used as a standalone digital analogue converter (DAC). In addition, it utilizes Bluetooth 4.2 bi-directional transmission that supports LDAC, AAC, apt-X, SBC. There is Tidal streaming.