The Traditional Amplifier Redefined for the Wireless Age: Bluesound Powernode 2i with HDMI Streams Music, Drives Speakers, Comes with Built-In Music Services, aptx HD, More
A tech-savvy update on the traditional integrated amplifier bolstered by a 1GHz ARM Cortex A9 processor and updated advanced DAC circuitry, the Roon-ready Bluesound Powernode 2i wireless music streaming amplifier pairs with and drives nearly any loudspeakers to deliver wireless high-resolution streaming in ravishing fidelity. An ideal match for wireless speakers or a multi-room Bluesound system, this Absolute Sound Editors' Choice Award-winning, Stereophile Class B Recommended, and zero-distortion component pumps out a powerful 60Wpc, automatically interfaces with premium music services, supports aptX HD Bluetooth, and much more. Amazon Alexa and Siri voice-command ability are here, too. Ditto HDMI ability, which makes ARC and eARC functionality and convenience a reality. What fun! 100% Music Direct Guaranteed.
"The finest just-add-speakers hi-fi system for less than a grand."
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The Traditional Amplifier, Reinvented
Powernode 2i is a streaming amplifier that merges several traditional components into one and unlocks a world of high-fidelity streaming while effortlessly driving your choice of speakers. It takes your favorite tracks to new levels and lets your speakers loose on a world of high-fidelity streaming. Permission to turn it up granted.
Advanced Dual-Band Wi-Fi
Enjoy streaming hi-res audio files with no skips or delays in every corner of your home with advanced dual-band, providing best-in-class Wi-Fi performance even in crowded airspace. Powernode 2i also supports state-of-the-art aptX HD Bluetooth, allowing you to stream studio quality music to wireless headphones and speakers – complete with dedicated volume controls plus a choice of analog or optical connections to other music sources.
Apple AirPlay 2, MQA Decoding, and Built-In Music Services
Powernode 2i is ridiculously flexible, with onboard AirPlay 2 for easy integration into the Apple ecosystem. Premium high-res music services like TIDAL, Spotify, and Qobuz – as well as virtually all other popular music services and Internet radio stations are already built-in. High-end DAC technology decodes and streams MQA files in all their lossless glory. Access your downloads, your iTunes library, and content from any other NAS drive all without turning on a computer.