HiBy is a Chinese company that specializes in music software and digital audio players (DAPs). I would like to thank HiBy for the review unit of R2. The HiBy R2 can be purchased from HiBy.


  • Operating System: HiBy
  • SoC: Ingenic X1000E
  • DAC: ES9218
  • Dimensions: 61*61*12mm
  • Weight: 85g
  • Display Size: 2.45″
  • Display Resolution: 480*360
  • Battery Size: 1000mAh
  • Storage: Via MicroSD card slot supporting up to 2TB
  • UBS: Type-C USB 2.0 port
  • Play Time: 15 hours continuous
  • Standby: 20 days
  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0
  • WiFi Bands :2.4GHz, 5GHz
  • 3.5mm Output Power: 70mW + 70mW
  • 3.5mm THD+N: < 0.001%

Unboxing & Accessories

The HiBy R2 comes in a black package that sports the brand logo, model name, image of R2 and the words “MAKE MUSIC MORE MUSICAL”. There are specifications at the back of the package. After opening the package, there are HiBy R2, clear protective case, USB-Type C cable, instruction manual, warranty card and certification guide.

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