FiiO X3 is a digital music player manufactured and marketed by FiiO Electronics Technology. The player utilizes Wolfson DAC and is capable of reproducing music sampled at 192kHz with a sample size of 24-bits per channel, and to function as a USB audio interface. The X3 is the mid-level member of the FiiO X Series of portable music players. It supports major lossy music formats, such as MP3 and lossless music formats such as FLAC. According to CNET it is affordable and “terrific sounding” music player. According to LA Times FiiO X3 is a better alternative to an iPod. The player received very positive reviews towards price/sound quality ratio, however it was criticized for inelegant interface and confusing placement of buttons.