In a world of digital soullessness, LUMIN A1 stands out as a natural and fluid performer filled with emotion.
Why LUMIN A1
Since its launch, news of LUMIN A1 has spread to all corners of the globe, with awards and reviews coming from the industry's most respected websites and magazines.
Computer Audiophile described LUMIN as "the network player by which all others should be judged"
6moons' Joël Chevassus described DSD through LUMIN as "the most exciting audio experience I've yet had".
*Wolfson WM8741 DAC chips, 1 chip per channel
*Precision-machined from a solid block of aluminium
*Output connectors coupled with dual LUNDAHL LL7401 output transformers
*External dual-toroidal power supply
*DSD playback and upsampling
*Supports DoP (DSD over PCM) for the BNC SPDIF output
All the usual LUMIN refinements
From MQA to DSD, FLAC to WAV, LUMIN can play all the high-resolution formats you could ever want
Native support for TIDAL, Qobuz, Spotify and AirPlay, giving you access to tens of millions of songs
The unique and intuitive LUMIN App described as "the most convenient interface in existence" by Tinman
LUMIN programme of continuous development that has seen Roon, MQA, and Spotify support added in 2017 alone.
DSD Support: DSD 2.8MHz, 1-bit
PCM Support: Up to 384kHz, 16–32-bit, Stereo
Analog Output Stage: Wolfson WM8741 DAC chips, 1 chip per channel Fully balanced layout with high-quality components
Output connectors coupled with dual LUNDAHL LL7401 output transformers
Digital Output Stage:
HDMI: DSD 2.8MHz, 1-bit PCM 44.1–192kHz, 16–24-bit, Stereo
BNC SPDIF:PCM 44.1kHz–192kHz, 16–24-bit
DSD (DoP, DSD over PCM) 2.8MHz, 1-bit
External dual-toroidal Available in 240V and 110V versions
Finish: Raw brushed aluminium or black anodised brushed aluminium
Lumin (solid aluminium chassis):350mm (W), 345mm (D), 60mm (H), 8kg
PSU: 100mm (W), 295mm (D), 55mm (H), 2kg
Specifications for all LUMIN music streamers
Streaming Protocol: UPnP AV protocol with audio streaming extension (OpenHome)
Native support for TIDAL, MQA, Qobuz and TuneIn Radio.
Tidal MQA icons to identify high-res music
Qobuz high-res icons to identify high-res music
Volume control High-resolution artwork
Search Multiple tag handling
Composer tag support
Album-grouping in playlist
Automatic internet links to artists/album/songs
Saving and restoring of playlists (including Tidal and Qobuz)
Supported Audio File Formats:
DSD Lossless: DSF (DSD), DIFF (DSD), DoP (DSD)
PCM Lossless: FLAC, Apple Lossless (ALAC), WAV, AIFF
Compressed (lossy) Audio: MP3, AAC (in M4A container)MQA
Ethernet RJ45 network 100Base-T
USB storage, flash drive, USB hard disk (FAT32, exFAT, NTFS and EXT2/3)
Analogue Audio Outputs:
XLR balanced, 4Vrms, pin 2 Hot
RCA unbalanced, 2Vrms
Supported Control Devices:
All models of Apple iPad (v2 or later). iOS 8.0 or later required. Full Retina Display support.
Android devices. Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later required
Programme of Continuous Development – Firmware-upgradable for further features and enhancements