Streaming is freedom for music fans: network players surpass format limits and transform music files of all origins into the best possible sound.
They allow huge collections to be stored with full quality in the smallest possible space while nevertheless accessing every title in a matter of seconds.With the N-30 AE, downloads can even be in high-resolution format or even DSD.
Those who do not want to purchase a NAS can simply connect a USB hard drive directly to the N-30 AE. Then the player uses it as a full-fledged server and even makes it accessible via the network.
Anyone who wants to complement a local collection with an inexhaustible online archive or even replace it entirely can choose between Spotify, Tidal and Deezer. All three music subscription services are supported natively by the N-30 AE and the latter two even offer loss-free streaming in full CD quality.
Naturally the N-30 AE also connects to smart phones and tablets using Airplay or Bluetooth, and also via Google Cast after a free update. So much the better that the N-30 AE is going to support the FireConnect multi-room standard as well. This allows you to tap into all music sources connected to it, anywhere in the building.
|Amplifier power (watts)||50 W/ch (4 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 10 %)|
2x USB 2.0
|DAC/Digital bits||ESS Sabre DAC ES9016|
|Networking||Dual band WiFi
|W x H x D (mm)||435 x 103 x 300|