Streaming music player with Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth®
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If you're serious about your music and its sound quality, good news. With the Bluesound system you can play your high-resolution music files and enjoy the convenience of wireless multi-room audio throughout your home. Bluesound was designed by the makers of NAD electronics and PSB speakers, both experts when it comes to delivering high-performance audio.The Node 2 turns your audiophile-grade audio system into a network-capable Bluesound player. Connect the Node 2's analog or digital outputs to your existing receiver or amplifier to make it part of your multi-room Bluesound wireless system. Stream music stored on your home network, Internet radio stations, or online music services, and play it all through your home audio system.
Bluesound is compatible with virtually all digital music formats — including high-resolution files up to 24-bit/192kHz. Access the music stored on your computer or a networked hard drive. Stream from Internet radio stations and online services like Spotify®, Rhapsody, and TIDAL. You can also enjoy downloads from high-res music sites. The player is compatible with MQA, an up-and-coming high-resolution audio format. The Node 2 also features a USB input for playing files "locally" from a thumb drive or hard drive — ideal when friends come over with their own music.
The Node 2 features aptX® audio coding, an advanced form of Bluetooth that allows higher-fidelity sound with compatible Bluetooth devices. The system is backwards-compatible with earlier forms of Bluetooth, too. Bluetooth is a convenient way to play the sound from any app you might be using on your mobile device, including Netflix® and YouTube™. You can even share that Bluetooth source with other Bluesound music players around your house that are connected to the same network. The Bluesound system is easily controlled from your smartphone or tablet. Just download the free app from the Apple® App Store, or Google Play. The app lets you select songs and adjust volume. Choose to play music in one room, all rooms, or different tracks in different spaces around your home.The Bluesound system is easily controlled from your smartphone or tablet. Just download the free app from the Apple® App Store, or Google Play. The app lets you select songs and adjust volume. Choose to play music in one room, all rooms, or different tracks in different spaces around your home.
communicates with other Bluesound players via your home network (wired or wireless)
control the system with a free app for your smartphone, tablet, or computer (Android™, iOS®, Kindle Fire, Windows®, and Mac®)
plays MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, FLAC, MQA, ALAC, WAV, and AIFF files
supported sample rates: 32kHz to 192kHz
supported bit depths 16-24
high-fidelity Bluetooth aptX® audio coding for greater sonic detail with compatible devices
plays Internet radio stations from TuneIn Radio and iHeart Radio
Spotify Connect lets you play Spotify's streaming music library through your Bluesound system via your smartphone or tablet (requires Spotify app and a premium subscription; firmware and app version 1.10.0 or higher)
includes support for Spotify, Deezer, TIDAL, Qobuz, Amazon Music, Napster and Calm Radio
play music in multiple rooms when you add other Bluesound players
top-mounted controls for volume and muting
USB port for connecting a thumb drive with music files
combination mini-optical/stereo minijack audio input
RCA stereo audio
optical digital audio
headphone stereo minijack
subwoofer RCA mono
built-in Wi-Fi (2.4GHz only)
Ethernet port for a wired connection to a home network
compatible with Windows® (XP or higher operating system)
compatible with Mac®
operates on AC power (detachable cord included)
8-5/8"W x 1-13/16"H x 7-3/4"D
weight: 2.45 lbs.
requires smartphone or tablet with free Bluesound app for control of system playback
requires high-speed Internet connection