offers perfect solutions to store, stream and play digital music and video
System features* (see also our new product VortexBox Nova)
- Play bit-perfect, gapless music at highest quality, including HiRes audio
- Access streaming services*, Spotify, Deezer, Qobuz, Tidal, Internet radio, iPlayer etc
- Local playback or network players, microRendu, Sonic Orbiter SE, Naim, Sonos, Muso etc
- Control with Apps on Apple/Android phone/tablet or from MAC/PC (and Windows phone)
- Simple admin via browser on any PC, MAC, tablet, phone
(Some version/hardware dependent)
- Multi-function Music/Media Server/Streamer/Player
- Automatic CD Ripping, Automatic storage, Indexing, and Album cover download
- Stream UPnP/DLNA to NAIM, Linn, Cyrus, Marrantz, Linn, Pioneer, Denon etc
- Connect USB DACs to 192Khz/24 bit Gapless (+ DSD 256 with suitable DAC)
- Incremental back-up to removable USB hard-drive - safer than RAID system
*Feature depends on model, playback device and/or connection method. If any feature is essential, please ask. Deezer, Spotify, Qobuz, Tidal, Roon, MakeMKV (DVD Ripping) etc require subscriptions from provider
Choose from our range of energy efficient
systems. We load Vortexbox*** or our new enhanced Vortexbox Nova
software + preset typical settings for out-of-the box use with: Squeezebox, most USB DACs and DLNA network players (NAIM, Cyrus, Linn, Oppo, Marrantz, Denon, Cambridge, Onkyo, SONOS and many others) (Custom version required for B&O or Audiolab MDAC - please notify us)
Ultra-lower power systems (~6w) available for boat/solar houses etc. Please contact us
VortexBoxUK is the authorised distributor of systems/software to EU customers. There are no other authorised UK suppliers. 12 month RTB warranty for units supplied by us. USA, Canada, Africa, and non-EU orders are normally shipped from vortexbox.org
* Open Source databases requiring an Internet connection are used for CD detection and tagging.
** CDs with copy protection or embedded video may need to be ripped on an external system
*** OEM software is a version specially prepared for us by Vortexbox.USA
Overseas buyers: The lowest cost way to purchase from us is to Select Bank Transfer/Cheque during checkout then go to Transferwise using the bank details from our Invoice that will be emailed to you. https://transferwise.com/u/8e97a
Digital conversion/storage of music/video is not permitted in all countries. Please check for your location. It is unlawful to copy material without the permission of the Copyright holder.
VB MicroServer 2
Ultra-compact, Low-noise Streamer/Server Improved version of Microserver with higher quality case. Now suitable for horizontal or vertical operation. All you need if you already have most of your music in digital format or prefer to RIP on an external system. Most USB external CD or our USB CD/DVD drives...
Sonore microRendu - In stock
Sonore microRendu music interface offers Ethernet input with USB output for connection to DAC. micro Rendu utilizes a proprietary circuit containing just essential components. It is a collaboration between Sonore by Simple Design, Small Green Computer and John Swenson. ( Current September 2016 batch...
VortexBox Lux Roon Edition
Connect with your music in an entirely different way. Roon is the best tool for managing both large, complex music libraries. Roon's tight integration with Tidal means that whatever size your collection, it now effectively also includes the millions in the Tidal library. Roonserver software is standard...
VB MicroServer Plus
Aluminium case, very low noise Streamer/Server All Aluminium - very compact. Ideal if you already have much of your music in digital format or prefer to RIP on an external system. Connect most USB external CD drives or our optional Slimline USB CD/DVD drives for automated VortexBox Ripping (can remove...
Vortexbox features (DLNA, UPnP, USB DAC, SONOS local, streaming, Squeezebox etc) (Please tell us if you have B&O system) Now available up to 6TB ( 14,000+ CD) (1TB system uses laptop type drive which is quieter & more energy efficient) Low cost, low noise, all aluminium system . All versions 2 x USB,...
Quality system. Heavy aluminium front and sides, very low noise, 'heat-pipe' fan-less operation (drive on anti-vibration mount) Internet radio, your own music or streaming radio services such as Spotify, Qobuz or Deezer. Just add a DAC and amplifier for a versatile all-in-one streaming solution. Squeezebox,...