Innuos ZENith MkII music server

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Innuos ZENith Mk II

Library management is a fundamental part of server design and Innuos has gone further than most in its attempts to make this easier. It could, and undoubtedly will, be refined over time, but so long as you let it do the sorting for you – and look at those reports when they come in – the ZENith is capable of making this side of things pretty straightforward. On the sound quality side, it is very capable indeed – clearly more so than the competition I had to hand thanks one presumes to the SSD storage. This does limit absolute capacity, but you can always go for the 2TB option for an extra £500, and even then the ZENith MkII is the least expensive SSD server on the market. All in all, it’s a very hard act to beat for anyone looking to push streaming quality to the max.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Type: Solid-state music server with SSD storage and CD ripper

Storage: Minimum of one 1TB SSD hard drive

Network connection: RJ45 Ethernet

Digital Outputs: RJ45 Ethernet direct, USB 2.0

Back up connection: USB

Formats supported: WAV, AIFF, FLAC, ALAC, OGG Vorbis, AAC, MP3, DoP (DSD over PCM)

CD rip format: FLAC (zero compression)

Streaming services supported: Qobuz, Tidal, Spotify Premium

User Interface: Web browser, third party control applications

Other Features: UPnP server, DLNA device compatible

Dimensions (H×W×D): 70 × 420 × 320mm

Weight: 9kg

Price: £1,999

Manufacturer: Innuos

Tel: +44(0) 1793 384048

URL: www.innuos.com

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