N25 Audio Streamer
Korean manufacturer Nova Fidelity are pleased to introduce their most advanced affordable network audio streamer to date, featuring powerful ARM Cortex A9 processing at 1.0Ghz and pristine Sabre32 Reference DAC conversion.
Nova Fidelity’s N25 has been meticulously designed to meet the challenges and requirements of the most cutting edge digital music playback trends available.
As the worlds of audio and video move evermore to the digital realm, Nova Fidelity have sought to make products such as the N25 as future proof as possible by utilising a host of proprietary designs. Long proven hardware circuit designs have been implemented, as well as custom software designs from in-house researchers to develop a slick and intuitive user interface.
As with all modern Nova Fidelity streaming devices, the N25 is fully controllable via Novatron’s MusicX Neo App - available for download from the App Store and Google Play store.
A plethora of competing streaming mediums and services are now available. Thanks to Nova Fidelity, there’s no need to commit to only one.
The N25 achieves high performing audio and straight forward integration with local USB storage, home network sources including NAS, Roon, internet radio, DAB+ and FM radio, aptX HD via Bluetooth, Airplay from iOS devices and more.
All major audio and high res streaming services are also supported, including Spotify Connect, Amazon Music, TIDAL, Napster, Deezer and Qobuz.
With the addition of Nova Fidelity’s Bluetooth expansion upgrade, the N25 can operate as a transmitter as well as a Bluetooth receiver. This functionality allows playback via Bluetooth equipped headphones and speakers for ease of wireless listening even in larger rooms.
No Amp? No problem
Nova Fidelity’s N25 audio streamer also comes in an amplified version featuring 75W of power per-side. With the N25AMP, Nova Fidelity present a solution which is truly plug and play - just add speakers.
Dual core ARM Cortex A9 processor
ESS ES9018K2M Sabre32 Reference DAC chip
USB Audio Class 2.0 output for external DACs
Built-in DAB+/FM tuner and HDMI ARC input
HDMI output for connecting external screens
On-board Bluetooth receiver
SBC, AAC, aptX, aptX LL, aptX HD support
USB Audio Class 2.0 input
1x Coaxial in/out, 1x TOSlink in/out
2x USB 3.0 high speed host port, 1x USB 2.0 port
Giga Fast Ethernet(10/100/1000Mbps)
Five (5) custom keys on the front panel for DAB+ or FM radio pre-sets
Precisely CNC-machined aluminium front panel
CPU: Dual Core ARM Cortex A9 running at 1.0GHz
Main Memory: DDR-1066 1GByte
Tuner: Selectable for DAB/DAB+ or FM Radio
Online Services: Amazon Music, TIDAL, TIDAL MQA, Deezer, Qobuz, Napster, High-Resolution Audio, Spotify Connect
Display: 4.6" TFT LCD(800 x 320pixels)(* able to connect to ext. screen via HDMI out)
Controls: Key & Jog(Volume/Scroll)
Remote Control: IR, Customized Remote App for iOS, and Android devices
Analogue Out: RCA
Digital Out: Coaxial, TOSlink, USB, HDMI
Digital In: Coaxial, TOSlink, HDMI ARC IN
Data In: USB B type connector (support up to PCM 384Khz/32Bit, DSD Native 256, and DoP 128)
Source: AC 220V - 240V / AC 110V - AC 120V Auto Switching, 50/60Hz
Dimensions: 440 (W) x 260 (D) x 73 (H) mm
Knob: Aluminium by CNC cutting