(music streamers, wireless speakers, DACs and CD players)
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MUSIC STREAMERS/WIRELESS SPEAKERS
Bluesound is an award-winning wireless hi-res sound system that lets you play music in any and every room throughout your home. Choose music from your favorite streaming service or from a music library connected to your home network. Control how and where your music plays with the free BluOS app for your smartphone, tablet, or desktop computer
Music is a range of four intelligent wireless multiroom speakers. They all have intelligent features that automatically adapt to the room they’re in, their position in that room and to the musical tastes of their users. They are packed with cutting-edge technology from our pro studio and high-end hi-fi products – so your tunes sound just as the artist intended.
Xeo 20 combines the latest wireless technology with impressive sound quality and makes listening to music truly convenient and easy. The Xeo 20 speakers are equipped with cutting-edge DSP (digital signal processing) and powerful integrated amplifiers that allow for the direct connection of various analog and digital audio sources. Each speaker driver in the cabinet has its own amplifier specifically matched, tuned and optimized to drive that one unit. Xeo 20 also has a built-in high-quality aptX Bluetooth on board that enables the operation of Bluetooth devices and plays them back in optimal sound quality.
Xeo 30 combines the latest wireless technology with impressive sound quality and makes listening to music truly convenient and easy. The Xeo 30 speakers are equipped with cutting-edge DSP (digital signal processing) and powerful integrated amplifiers that allow for the direct connection of various analog and digital audio sources. Each speaker driver in the cabinet has its own amplifier specifically matched, tuned and optimized to drive that one unit. Xeo 30 also has a built-in high-quality aptX Bluetooth on board that enables the operation of Bluetooth devices and plays them back in optimal sound quality.
The DALI KATCH is a portable battery powered Bluetooth speaker. The KATCH also support analog input via mini-jack and includes a USB charge output to keep your phone or tablet charged while you rock your beats. Setting fresh standards in portable audio, the stunning new KATCH is the ultimate embodiment of DALI’s advanced digital technology and unique design knowhow, bringing both elements together to create a loudspeaker that delivers incredibly rich sound from an incredibly compact chassis. Available in a range of colors, the DALI KATCH will blend elegantly into almost any environment. The integrated leather carrying strap makes it easy and comfortable to bring along the DALI KATCH and the durable design makes it safe to do so.
The CALLISTO 2 C is the stand mount solution in our new wireless ecosystem that empowers you to easily access all your Hi-Res music directly from your smart device. Designed to deliver on DALI’s promise of producing the most natural and faithful reproduction possible. The CALLISTO 2 C is perfect for smaller spaces or rooms where the speakers need to remain discreet, but where power and presence are still paramount. The CALLISTO 2 C connects wirelessly to the DALI Sound Hub through an extremely stable digital connection. Everything from the drivers to the amplifier is developed in-house, which is why we can optimize every single component to match each other perfectly. The DALI CALLISTO speakers are MQA Certified. By adding the DALI BluOS NPM-1 module to your system, you can now take advantage of the ever-growing catalogue of studio master recordings that have been encoded into MQA and streamed on services like Tidal.
The CALLISTO 6 C is a floor standing solution in our new wireless ecosystem that empowers you to easily access all your Hi-Res music directly from your smart device. Designed to deliver on DALI’s promise of producing the most natural and faithful reproduction possible. The CALLISTO 6 C delivers a complete and highly detailed three-dimensional sound stage into even large rooms, while adding extra width and depth. The two woofers and large internal cabinet volume ensures truly deep bass performance and room filling sound-pressure levels. The CALLISTO 6 C connects wirelessly to the DALI Sound Hub through an extremely stable digital connection. Everything from the drivers to the amplifier is developed in-house, which is why we can optimize every single component to match each other perfectly. The DALI CALLISTO speakers are MQA Certified. By adding the DALI BluOS NPM-1 module to your system, you can now take advantage of the ever-growing catalogue of studio master recordings that have been encoded into MQA and streamed on services like Tidal.
2go is a high-performance streamer/server that transforms the Hugo 2 DAC into a fully featured Wi-Fi- and Ethernet-enabled device with up to 4 TB of solid-state library playback, bringing the proven sound quality benefits of our award-winning Hugo 2 DAC technology to network audio. The 2yu is an advanced designed-for-2go digital interface enabling 2go as a fully-fledged standalone streamer, ready to be used with external DACs and devices, including the 768-kHz upscaling Hugo M Scaler. 2yu connects directly to 2go to add TOSLINK optical S/PDIF, coaxial and BNC (both 75 ohms) digital outputs, plus a cleverly integrated USB-A output.
Mu-so is a wireless music system. Commanding 450 watts of power through six custom-designed speakers, Mu-so creates an experience of music that has to be heard to be believed. It’s simple to use connectivity includes AirPlay, Bluetooth®/aptX®, Spotify Connect®, TIDAL, UPnP™ (access stored music), Internet Radio, Multiroom, USB, Analogue and Digital inputs, Apple iOS and Android apps for complete control. Combine Mu-so, Mu-so Qb and other Naim streaming products for the ultimate multiroom experience.
Mu-so Qb is the compact wireless music system. It delivers a staggering 300 watts of power that unmasks your music with a sound that defies size. It’s simple to use connectivity includes AirPlay, Bluetooth®/aptX®, Spotify Connect®, TIDAL, UPnP™ (access your stored music), Internet Radio, USB, analogue and digital inputs, Apple iOS and Android App for complete control. You can also combine Mu-so Qb, Mu-so and other Naim streaming products for the ultimate multiroom experience.
The Uniti Star has the ability to play, rip, store and serve your treasured music collection. Stream your music in high-resolution, play or rip your CDs, tune in to your favorite radio stations, access a world of music with a host of streaming services and dramatically improve the audio quality of your TV or games console. Ready to go with practically any speaker set-up, Uniti Star will have you rediscovering your entire music collection with a deep, immersive sound.
The NAD C 658 is a new kind of stereo component, one that at once changes preconceptions and opens new possibilities for audio reproduction. As we move deeper into the 21st Century the way music is distributed and enjoyed continues to evolve away from physical media to streaming. It also has moved away from analog to digital. The C 658 has incorporated these fundamental truths to create an entirely new type of component that combines a Network Streamer, a state-of-the art DAC, and many aspects of the traditional Preamplifier into a single highly cost-effective package. And thanks to NAD’s exclusive Modular Design Construction, it will keep pace with the latest technology, not yet introduced, but inevitably coming in the future.
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DIGITAL TO ANALOG CONVERTERS (DACS)
The Bryston BDA-3 is a world class DAC that is packed with the perfect mix of features making it an essential part of your digital audio chain. The BDA-3 delivers superb sonic performance through re-sampling and re-clocking of the digital input signal. With the exception of user-selectable up-sampling, the BDA-3 doesn’t convert anything to another format or re-sample at a non-native rate. BDA-3 has PCM playback capable of 384kHz/32 bit resolution and is fully DSD enabled. The BDA-3 can decode up to DSD-256, through asynchronous USB inputs, and accepts SACD input via HDMI.
Hugo 2 is Chord’s transportable DAC/Headphone Amplifier. Designed for both home and mobile use, Hugo 2 transforms headphones and audio systems sound quality with its cutting-edge proprietary DAC technology.
Hugo TT 2 is Chord’s DAC, preamplifier & headphone amplifier for the home. Developed from the multi-award-winning transportable Hugo 2, the Hugo TT 2 is bigger, better and more advanced in every way. The Hugo TT 2 sets a new benchmark for table top DACs, eclipsed only by Chord’s flagship DAVE.
Qutest is Chord’s standalone DAC and is designed to improve sound quality in the home. It is the latest evolution of Chord’s most affordable standalone DAC.
DAVE is Chord’s flagship DAC, a true reference-level product, loaded with Chord’s latest-generation FPGA technology. Put simply, it is the most advanced DAC in the world.
After years of patient research and development, we are proud to launch our MX-DAC with DSD. With its technical innovation, superb technical performance and excellent build quality, the new MX DAC offers truly outstanding value for money. The MX-DAC is a tremendous performer. It has ultra- low distortion, very wide bandwidth and low noise. The technical performance of the MX-DAC is on a par with any other DAC at any price. All inputs whether from coax, optical or USB, are processed in the DSD domain. This desirable feature gives a warmth and humanity to the sound that simple digital conversion doesn’t achieve.
The DAC-V1 is perfectly optimized for modern digital listening. It features an asynchronous USB input – ideal for getting stunning sound quality from your computer. It has single-ended class-A headphone amplifier and the output stages of this amplifier are kept as pure as possible, ensuring outstanding sound quality for headphone listening. The DAC-V1 is DSD compatible and able to play 64 (2.8MHz sample rate) and 128 files (5.6MHz sample rate); the upgrade required significant optimization of the core DSP code which has also improved sound quality.
The M6scd is a top- notch CD player and digital hub in one beautifully engineered enclosure. The M6scd is a superb performer. It uses a 32-bit DAC with 192 kHz up-sampling and delivers outstanding technical and musical performance. It also has a range of digital inputs: 2 x coax, 2 x optical and asynchronous USB. This makes it particularly useful for set top boxes and/or TV sound improvement.
The SA-KI Ruby Signature Super Audio CD Player with DAC player has been developed and tuned by a highly experienced engineering team led by Ken Ishiwata. By up-converting all file formats to DSD, using advanced filtering and processing and direct 1-bit conversion to feed the analog outputs, the SA-KI Ruby delivers sound with remarkable clarity, effortless dynamics and exceptional presence—plus, features a laser-engraved Ken Ishiwata signature to commemorate his legacy.
The CD-2 is designed for audio only. The Lyngdorf Audio philosophy is to get the audio signal as clean as possible and to do the optimization based on the Lyngdorf Audio precision clock system. Resampling the output of the CD drive to a low-noise clock suppresses the level of jitter artifacts in the output signal to an absolute minimum. Our state-of-the-art sample rate converters, using special low-noise design techniques, enable the CD-2 to upsample the digital output of the audio drive to a selectable output rate. A major advantage of this is that you can adjust the output for the optimum operating point of a D/A converter. The digital output can deliver 24-bit resolution at a sample rate up to 192 kHz. The analog output section is upsampled in a parallel process to 96 kHz.
We also carry other high performing DACs and CD Players from these other fine manufacturers