Auralic ARIES Streamer

Auralic ARIES Streamer

1,495.00

The AURALiC Aries streamer serves as a “bridge” between music files on network storage or high quality online streaming services and your system's existing DAC, enabling virtually any DAC to stream high resolution music quickly and wirelessly. It can handle virtually any file format and sample rate, including DSD.

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    Aries includes dual-band high-speed WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet and USB 2.0 inputs. It offers a choice of outputs including USB audio host buffered by AURALiC’s patented ActiveUSB™ technology, low jitter AES/EBU, coaxial and TOSLINK optical. The USB audio host can deliver PCM from 44.1 to 384 KHz at 16, 24 and 32-bit resolutions as well as DSD and double-rate DSD to a compatible USB DAC. The other digital outputs are limited to 192 KHz at 24-bit, which is the limit of the S/PDIF standard.

    Aries is bundled with AURALiC’s Lightning DS app. The app has the capability to fully control Aries and browse your music library on your network-attached storage (NAS) device, stream high quality music content from service providers like Qobuz and Tidal, control playback and select hardware settings, such as output channel, WiFi network, etc. The Aries includes an Internet radio tuner. The Aries can also stream audio via Apple AirPlay and is Roon Ready.

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    Specification

    Streaming Services

    • Local uPnP/DLNA library content
    • TIDAL, Qobuz and WiMP online streaming
    • Internet Radio
    • AirPlay and Songcast
    • USB hard drive files
    • Roon Ready

    Supported File Types

    • AAC, AIFF, ALAC, APE, DIFF, DSF, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WV and WMA

    Sampling Rates

    • PCM in 44.1Khz - 384Khz at 16 - 32bits
    • DSD64, DSD128, DSD256

    Control Software

    • AURALiC Lightning DS
    • AURALiC RC-1 remote control
    • OpenHome compatible software
    • UPnP compatible software

    Media Server Compatibility

    • Built-in Lightning Server
    • Minimserver, Twonky, Asset UPnP, JRiver
    • DLNA/uPNP compatible server software

    Display

    • 3” 256*64px OLED

    Input

    • RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet
    • Dual-Band WiFi connection
    • USB 2.0 High-Speed for external disk

    Output

    • USB 2.0 High-Speed for compatible DAC
    • AES/EBU
    • S/PDIF coaxial and TOSLINK optical

    Power Consumption

    • Standby: <2W
    • Playback:  15W at max.

    Dimensions

    • Appox. 9.8"W x 7.8"D x 2.7"H (25cm x 20cm x 7cm)

    Weight

    • 1.8 pounds (0.8kg)