Matrix Audio releases firmware update for 2nd gen element music streamers and X-SABRE 3


Firmware Update:

Firmware version: V1.0.5 Build027

Applicable models: element X2, element M2, element i2



  • Fixed the issue that the metadata of some CUE and WAV files are not displayed correctly.

  • Fixed the issue of when the cover image file name includes characters such as "[ ] { }", which resulting in the album image not being displayed.

  • Added some characters to the Wi-Fi password keyboard.

  • The device display supported Korean and Russian.

  • The album art display will give priority to the image files which name is "cover" or "folder".

  • UPnP playback from MA Remote app supported.

  • Added Radio Paradise streaming service.

  • Display album art when playback over DLNA.

How to update firmware:

Firmware version: V1.0.3 Build005

Applicable models: X-SABRE 3



  • Added Radio Paradise streaming service.

  • Display album art when playback over DLNA.

  • Add device by scanning QR code is improved.

  • Fixed the issue that in some cases the back light of touch keys will not turn off automatically.

MA Remote App Update:

App version: v3.2.1

Applicable devices: iPhone, iPad, Android phone


  • Radio Paradise is supported for 2nd gen element series models and X-SABRE 3.

  • Support UPnP music library for 2nd gen element series models.

  • Check for firmware update for X-SABRE 3 and the 2nd gen element series devices via MA Remote app.

  • The working logic of single track playback from TIDAL and Qobuz is optimized. Added options including Play single track, Play from here and Replace queue.

  • Navigation in File view improved with ability to switch between multiple folder levels directly.

  • Touch feedback on and off and text tutorials are available in app settings.

  • Bug fixes.

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