STREAMER / DAC / PREAMPLIFIER with ROON CORE
LIMITED INITIAL SUPPLY: PRE-ORDER NOW FOR 30% DEPOSIT (£5999)
The Empire Streamer, powered by Roon OS is the cost-no-object design, not only because of spectacular innovation, but also because of craftmanship, where the highest quality parts and best technology was handpicked for the DAC, its Clock, the Power Supplies and Analog Circutry. Empire Streamer is intended to transcend what has been considered the best in DACs and Streamers.
EMPIRE is a Streamer/DAC/Preamplifier powered by built in Roon OS with Roon Core I7 CPU inside. It’s operated either via front panel touchscreen or Roon Remote on a smart device. It has all regular Roon functionality, with access to all online streaming services and local content and ability to play to all endpoints.
COST NO OBJECT:
Cost no object dual mono all balanced audio path in analog and DAC circuits. 3 oversized linear power supplies for digital, for the left and right DAC/analog circuitry, each using shielded low noise toroidal transformer with automatic adjustment to 100-240VAC.
9 ANALOG PREAMPLIFIER INPUTS:
Including state of the art M/M, M/C nickel xformer based phono pre, 2 analog pre balanced inputs, each input with adjustable input sensitivity, 2 independently selectable outputs, both balanced and RCA.
DIGITAL DAC INPUTS:
Streamer, SPDIF, AES/EBU, Optical, USB2, HDMI (2-channel), and Roon End Point, all w PCM DSD and MQA
Internal 8TB SSD. Accepts all external USB3, USBC and Network drives.
BUILT IN MYTEK OS DAC/PREAMPLIFIER PLATFORM:
Allows for future functional upgrades and new DSP features of the DAC/Preamplifier to be released throughout the life of the product. There will be 3 stages of development and functionality:
• UPON SHIPPING: FIRMWARE V1.0
Fully functional Roon OS Streamer with complete DAC output playback, volume control
• Q2 2021: FIRMWARE V2.0
As above plus full preamplifier functionality (enables functionality of already built in hardware)
• Q4 2021: FIRMWARE V3.0
As above plus “a la carte” hi-res DSP features. Details TBA