Bluesound Powernode 2 Amplified Wireless Streaming Music Player
The POWERNODE 2 is nothing less than the reinvention of the most popular audio component of all time – the integrated amp. The POWERNODE 2 is able to drive even the most demanding professional loudspeakers. It’s a streaming powerhouse in a category all it’s own. Welcome to the future of HiFi.
Bluesound Powernode 2 Amplified Music Player Highlights:
- Stream your digital music to any wired stereo speakers
- Connect to and access internet radio stations and cloud music services
- Control music wirelessly with a Controller App for iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and Windows & Mac OS X desktops
- Sync music with multiple Bluesound Players all over the home
- Simple setup, easily expandable
Bluesound Powernode 2 Amplified Music Player Features:
Industry-Leading Hybriddigital Amp + 32-Bit 192khz Dac
- Our award-winning, state-of-the-art, audiophile-grade HybridDigital amplification and DAC technologies brings dynamic power and high-current delivery to your high-res music experience, resulting in the ability to play louder than ever before, with the same zero-distortion precision audio signature we’ve become known for. Permission to turn it up, granted.
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, paired with our own innovative HybridDigital Amp and DAC platforms, ensures that your lossless high-res music playback is flawless, with precision, power 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, Rdio 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.
HiFi your WiFi.
- Bluesound uses your home wireless network, and sets up quickly. With an advanced WiFi antenna design and blazing-fast ARM Cortex A9 Processors, 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.
Bluesound Powernode 2 Amplified Music Player Specifications:
- Supported File Formats: MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, FLAC, ALAC, WAV, AIFF
- Power Output: HYBRIDDIGITAL AMPLIFIER, 60 Watts x2 into 8ohms
- Native Sampling Rates: 32 - 192 kHz
- Bit Depths: 16 - 24
- Performance: SNR - 110dB, Distortion, THD+N - 0.020%
- 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
- 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
- 5-way speaker binding posts
- Audio Output:
- 12 Volt trigger out
- Headphone output - 3.5 Stereo
- Subwoofer output - RCA
- Power: Universal tri-pin AC Cord input (100 - 240AC)
- Wireless: aptX Bluetooth wireless built-in
- Mobile: Free Android and iOS App Available Online at Google Play and Apple App Store
- Pushbuttons: Simple top-panel touch controls.
- Control: IR lSensor built in - Front panel
- Processor: ARM CORTEX A9, 1 GHz
- Unit Weight: 1.72 kg / 3.8 lbs
- Gross Dimensions:
- 220 x 70 x 190 mm
- 8.7 x 2.75 x 7.5 in
- Power Consumption (Idle): 12 Watts
- Storage Environment: -10° C to 50° C, 20% to 80% relative humidity
- Operating Environment: 0° C to 40° C
What's In The Box:
- 2x AC power cords (Europe & North America)
- Ethernet Cable
- Toslink Optical to 3.5mm Mini Adaptor