An Integrated Amp for High-Res Music Streaming and MQA Playback: Bluesound PowerNode 2 Digital Player/Amplifier Drives Almost Any Speakers, Has Bluetooth aptX and HybridDigital Technology
A clever and modern update of the integrated amplifier, Bluesound's second-generation PowerNode 2 digital music player/amplifier pairs with and drives practically any loudspeakers to elevate high-resolution streaming to previously unthinkable heights. Conservatively rated at 60WPc and equipped with Bluetooth aptX and MQA playback ability, PowerNode 2 puts a priority on wireless high-end sound. No wonder it plays music from audiophile-minded sites such as HDTracks, TIDAL, Qobuz, and more. Borrowed from NAD, HybridDigital amplification and advanced 32-bit/192kHz DAC technologies allow PowerNode 2 to play at very loud volumes without distortion. While PowerNode 2 operates independently and performs distinct functions via your home Wi-Fi yet, it also effortlessly syncs with other players via your home network if you build an entire Bluesound system. Backed by our money-back guarantee, PowerNode 2 is what streaming is and should always have been about.
HybridDigital Amplification for Distortion-Free Playback
Bluesound spared no expense by placing in PowerNode 2 advanced audio technologies that deliver blazingly fast error-free playback in studio-master recording quality, resulting in unbeatable performance. Using industry-leading 1GHz ARM Cortex A9 multicore processors, Vault 2 boasts HybridDigital amplification combined with a 32-bit 192kHz DAC platforms to ensure lossless high-res music playback is flawless, with precision and clarity at any volume.
A World of Music: Internet Radio, aptX Bluetooth, and High-Res Music Services a Touch Away
Instantly access 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 to the aptX Bluetooth-equipped PowerNode 2. Access your downloads and your entire iTunes library (or any other USB NAS drive connected) all without ever turning on a computer.
Ultra-Fast Wi-Fi Connection and Speed for Skip-Free Playback
PowerNode 2 uses your home wireless network and sets up quickly. With an advanced Wi-Fi antenna design and blazing-fast ARM Cortex A9 processors, PowerNode 2 ensures 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 Bluesound player in any room.