Marantz NA6005 Delivers High-Res Streaming, Audiophile Sound, and Modern Connectivity: Save $150 on Network Audio Player/DAC with 2x DSD Ability, Headphone Amplifier, and First-Rate Parts
Now available for $150 off, the Marantz NA6005 network audio player/USB DSD DAC is akin to a state-of-the-art receiver made for 21st century high-resolution audio applications – and your custom listening experiences. Built-in WiFi and Bluetooth wireless streaming, Spotify Connect, Internet Radio, and Apple AirPlay bring countless playback options to your fingertips. A built-in AM/FM tuner and the means to handle eight kinds of file types – including 2x DSD – further expands your music options. When you want privacy, simply utilize the first-rate headphone amplifier. Yes, NA6005 is audiophile quality through and through. A premium component whose unstinting performance belies it modest price, NA6005 includes HDAM circuitry, a reference-class high-current DAC coupled with a jitter removal system, and high-grade internal parts. NA6005 also functions as a great standalone DAC to pair with a CD player or other digital source. DLNA certification even means NA6005 can stream content from your computer and laptop. A three-year warranty and Music Direct's Money-Back Guarantee seal the deal.
Trickle-Down Cutting-Edge Technology: Multiple HDAM Modules, Jitter Reduction Circuit
NA6005 features multiple HDAM and HDAM-SA2 modules in critical circuit blocks, including the analog output stage and headphone amplifier circuit. Compared to conventional IC op-amps, HDAM discrete circuit elements deliver ultra-high slew rate and high bandwidth to ensure purist sound quality. A reference-class high-current CS4398 D/A converter handles PCM 24-bit/192kHz and bitstream DSD, allowing NA6005 to deliver superb fidelity and dynamic range with high-resolution audio file formats, including PCM and DSD. For even better fidelity, a jitter reduction circuit features a dedicated timing data re-clocking system that eliminates distortion caused by poor timing stability in the incoming audio data stream.
Audiophile Construction Inside and Out, Standalone DAC Function
The substantial chassis touts dual-layer chassis foundation construction. Instead of having just one large circuit board, NA6005 sports multiple individual circuit cards to prevent mutual interference. The headphone output even features its own dedicated circuit board. Inside, NA6005 is packed with premium-grade active and passive components, including multiple high-speed, high-current Shottky barrier diodes that boast super-fast recovery times and high reverse current protection, plus audiophile-grade capacitors and precision-tight tolerance resistors. As a bonus, via the optical digital input, you can use NA6005 as an audiophile DAC when connected to a digital disc player or other digital audio source with an optical digital output.
Effortless Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Streaming Via Dual Antennas, Dual Band "N"
Providing optimal Wi-Fi and Bluetooth transmission and reception, NA6005 boasts highly sophisticated next-generation technology that features dual diversity antennas with individual internal wave guides. A powerful RF section equipped with dual-core 300 MHz DSP processors ensures stable streaming and decoding, even in crowded urban environments. The Wi-Fi section features dual band "N" high-speed auto-band switching technology that constantly seeks out the optimum channels for smooth and glitch-free listening. Via the WPS and iOS Wi-Fi setup buttons, you can connect your device with the NA6005 in mere seconds. NA6005 remembers pairing information of up to eight devices.
Music Options Abound: Spotify Connect, Apple AirPlay, Internet Radio
In addition to Spotify Connect compatibility, NA6005 invites users of popular iOS devices (iPod touch, iPhone, iPad) to instantly stream their favorite tracks from their iTunes library via built-in Apple AirPlay, which provides one touch automatic turn-on and source selection. NA6005 is also DLNA 1.5 certified to streaming content from your home computer or laptop. Or, you can choose from thousands of Internet radio stations from around the globe. In addition to compatibility with conventional PCM audio tracks, NA6005 supports no less than 8 additional audio file types, including 2x DSD.
Supplied with an ergonomic remote control compatible with Marantz integrated amplifiers, NA6005 supports the new Marantz Hi-Fi Remote app (iOS/Android) via your home network. The rear panel includes remote control input and output ports for direct connection to a Marantz disc player and an infrared (IR) flasher input for connection to an external control device, along with an RJ-45 LAN port.