Bluesound Wireless Multi-Room Music Streaming Amplifier - POWERNODE 2i (B)
POWERNODE 2i (B)
The amp reinvented. The POWERNODE 2i is the streaming amplifier that merges several traditional components into one and unlocks a world of high-fidelity streaming. Effortlessly driving your choice of speakers with the same zero-distortion audio signature Bluesound has become known for, the POWERNODE 2i takes your favorite tracks to new levels. Permission to turn it up, granted.
- Easily drive your existing pair of premium speakers
- HybridDigital™ amp and DAC technologies ensures flawless playback with precision and clarity.
- 60 Watts x 2 into 8 ohms of HybridDigital™ power.
- Featuring digital and analog input/output options, headphone stereo mini jack, subwoofer RCA mono.
- Access and stream Internet radio stations, cloud music services, and your own local music library to multiple Bluesound Players.
- Create and control a seamless multi-room system with the intuitive BluOS Controller app.
- Connect Bluesound to your Amazon Echo with the skill in the Alexa app and use Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant to control Players around the home.*
- AirPlay 2 lets you play music or podcasts from speakers throughout your house — all in sync.
REINVENT YOUR HIFI
Music changes with every generation, which is why the POWERNODE 2i was designed to breathe new life into the speakers you own. Easily hook up the POWERNODE 2i to your favorite pair of bookshelf, tower, or outdoor speakers using standard speaker wire, and instantly stream the music you want to hear in stunning quality. It’s time to dust off your old speakers and enjoy the world of streaming.
SET YOUR MUSIC COLLECTION FREE
Featuring an array of analog and digital input and output options, the POWERNODE 2i gives you infinite playback choices to rule your sonic domain. With the ability to connect to a CD player or turntable, the POWERNODE 2i ensures that your physical music collection continues to thrive. Easily stream your favorite tracks from the source of your choice and hear it anywhere in the home.
ALL THE MUSIC EVER RECORDED.
With Airplay 2* built-in for easy integration into the Apple ecosystem, the POWERNODE 2i is the most flexible streaming amplifier ever. Premium high-res music services like TIDAL ®, Spotify ® and Qobuz ®—as well as virtually all other popular music services and Internet radio stations can be found directly inside the BluOS Controller app. Easily access your downloads, your iTunes library and any other content from a NAS drive, all without turning on a computer.
Outfitted with our award-winning, state-of-the-art HybridDigital™ amplification technology, the POWERNODE 2i delivers dynamic power with precision and clarity to your home stereo system. Complete with advanced DAC platforms, the POWERNODE 2i lets you hear your music zero-distortion free at any volume, with both large and small speakers.
FILL YOUR HOME WITH MUSIC
Seamlessly connect the POWERNODE 2i to multiple Bluesound speakers throughout the home with the BluOS Controller app and create an intuitive multi-room music system unlike any other.
|Supported File Formats||MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, ALAC, OPUS Hi-Res formats - FLAC, MQA, WAV, AIFF|
|Power Output||HybridDigital™ Amplifier, 60 Watts x2 into 8ohms|
|Native Sampling Rates||32 - 192 kHz|
|Bit Depths||16 - 24|
|Performance||SNR - 110dB Distortion, THD+N - 0.005%|
|Supported Operating Systems||Plays music from network shares on the following desktop operating systems: Microsoft Windows XP, 2000, Vista 7-10, Apple Macintosh 7-10|
|Free Internet Radio||TuneIn Radio, iHeartRadio, Calm Radio, Radio Paradise, Slacker Radio|
|Supported Cloud Services||Spotify, Amazon Music, TIDAL, Deezer , Qobuz, HighResAudio, Murfie , JUKE, Napster, KKBox, Bugs, Taihe Music ZONE, SoundMachine.|
|Integration Partners||Control4, RTI, Crestron, URC, push, iPort, ELAN, Lutron, roon, Amazon Alexa Skills*, Airplay 2*|
|Network||*Some services, features and technologies will be available soon with a firmware upgrade|
|USB||Gigabit Ethernet RJ45 Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac, dual-band)|
|Audio Input||1 x Type-A port for connection to USB memory sticks (Fat32 or NTFS formatted) and supported peripherals 1 x Type-B (mini) for product servicing|
|Audio Output||Combo - TOSLINK / 3.5mm|
|Bluetooth Quality||Headphone output - 3.5 Stereo 5-way speaker binding posts Subwoofer output - RCA|
|Bluetooth Connectivity||Bluetooth 5.0 aptX HD wireless built-in|
|Power||Two-Way (transmit & receive)|
|Mobile Operating System||Universal tri-pin AC Cord input (100 - 240AC)|
|Pushbuttons||BluOS - Free Android and iOS App Available Online at Google Play and Apple App Store|
|Control||Simple top-panel touch controls.|
|Processor||IR Sensor built in - Front panel|
|Unit Weight||ARM® CORTEX™ A9, 1 GHz|
|Gross Dimensions||1.72 kg / 3.8 lbs|
|Power Consumption (Idle)||220 x 70 x 190 mm 8.7 x 2.75 x 7.5 in|
|Storage Environment||2x AC power cords (Europe & North America) Ethernet Cable Toslink Optical to 3.5mm Mini Adaptor|
|Operating Environment||-10° C to 50° C, 20% to 80% relative humidity|
|Finish||0° C to 40° C|