Rip it. Store it. Download it. All without a computer.
Rip all your CDs rapidly in lossless high-resolution formats, space-saving MP3, or both simultaneously. Purchase, download and store high-res tracks on a dedicated ultra-quiet 2TB hard-drive with no computer needed. Access and share your entire digital music collection and stream it in studio-quality to multiple rooms all over the home.
Made for More than MP3
Of course, Bluesound is compatible with MP3s and just about every other digital format ever created but Bluesound was purpose-built for high-res audio. While other companies put a premium on style, Bluesound has spared no expense on the integration of advanced, innovative audio technologies that deliver blazingly fast error-free playback in maximum studio-master recording quality, resulting in absolutely unbeatable performance.
The Future of Music is Fast
Using industry-leading 1GHz ARM Cortex-9 Multi-core processors, you'd think Bluesound was engineered for something more than just audio. Bluesound's 32-bit architecture combined with 8x oversampling DAC platforms ensures that your lossless high-res music playback is flawless, with precision and clarity at any volume.
All the Music Ever Recorded
Discover instant access to millions of songs. Premium high-res music services like TIDAL®, Spotify® and Qobuz® as well as virtually all other popular music services and internet radio stations are already built-in. Access your downloads and your entire iTunes library or any other USB NAS drive connected all without ever turning on a computer. Imagine Your Music. Your way.
Hi-Fi your WiFi
Bluesound uses your home wireless network and sets up quickly. With advanced Gigabit Ethernet connectivity and a blazing-fast ARM Cortex A9 Processor, Bluesound ensures that there are no skips or delays in every corner of your home even when streaming high-res audio files. Play your music in perfect sync, or play different music simultaneously, to any player in any room.
Supported File Formats: MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, FLAC, ALAC, WAV, AIFF
Storage: 2TB internal ultra-quiet hard-drive with low power consumption
CD: Slot-loading mechanism for ripping standard audio CDs
Native Sampling Rates: 32-192 kHz
Bit Depths: 16-24
DAC: 32-Bit, 192kHz
Supported Operating Systems: Plays music from network shares on the following desktop operating systems: Microsoft Windows XP, 2000, Vista, 7, 8, Apple Macintosh
Free Internet Radio: TuneIn Radio, iHeartRadio
Supported Cloud Services: WiMP, Rdio, Slacker Radio, Qobuz, HighResAudio, JUKE, Deezer, Murfie, HDTracks, Spotify, TIDAL, Napster, Rhapsody.
Album Art: JPG
Network: Gigabit Ethernet RJ45, 802.11 b/g/n WiFi
USB: Type-A port for connection to USB memory sticks and supported peripherals (FAT32 Formatted)
Type-B (mini) for product servicing
Audio Input: Combo - TOSLINK / 3.5mm
Audio Output: Analog RCA Stereo with FIXED option, Coaxial RCA, TOSLINK digital optical, Headphone 3.5mm Stereo, Subwoofer RCA
Wireless: aptX® Bluetooth wireless built-in
Mobile: Free Android and iOS App Available Online at Google Play and Apple App Store
Control: IR Sensor built in - Front panel
Processor: ARM® CORTEX A9, 1 GHz
Unit Weight: 1.84 kg
Dimensions (WxHxD): 220 x 90 x 192 mm
Power Consumption (Idle): 22 Watts