Sonore Sonicorbiter SE multifunction PCM, DSD/DoP and native DSD capable music renderer with Ethernet input and USB or optical output. This flexible unit has a fast multi-core processor. An external 5v DC input allows you to optimise sound quality by improving the power supply. (See iFi power supply option)
This unit offers similar software functionality to Sonore microRendu but at a lower cost. microRendu has enhanced hardware for utimate performance. Sonicorbiter is the name of the operating system, a collaboration between Sonore and Vortexbox.
Note: Audiostore Mite offers similar/better functionality in many situations and has optional Opto/SPDIF output: https://www.vortexbox.co.uk/Audiostore_Mite/p317978_16681343.aspx
Mode #1 - SqueezeLite Output - This output works with any Logitech Media Server and compatible controllers. This output supports true gapless playback of PCM and DSD/DoP to a USB DAC
Mode #2 - ShairPort Output - This is an AirPlay emulator that utilizes streams sent to it from a compatible source. True gapless playback of PCM.
Mode #3 - MPD/DLNA Output:
Mode #3a - DLNA Output - Utilizes streams from UPNP/DLNA servers and controllers. This output can be configured as an OpenHome renderer. Output supports true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD.
Mode #3b - MPD Output - This is intended to work with a SMB mount. This output supports true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD.
Mode #4 - HQ Player NAA Output - This utilizes streams from Signalyst's HQ Player running on your computer. Digital signal processing is performed by HQ Player and then asynchronously streamed to the Network Audio Adapter (NAA) output. Supports true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD.
Mode #5 - RoonReady Output - This output utilizes streams from Roon with true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD.
Please note that the optical output may require careful optical cable selection as it is a slightly non-standard size. If not fully seated high-resolution files may not play correctly.
Use of voltages above 5v will invalidate warranty
In the box - Sonic Orbiter SE, User Guide, PSU (if ordered)
This product is sold/supported from the UK. 12 months return-to-base warranty