Aria Piccolo Music Server

£2,400.00

Brand Aria

Aria piccolo, is a ripper, streamer, multi-room player and DLNA server that has been designed for budget conscious users and sets a new reference in price/performance ratio for an all-in-one system. It incorporates a fanless design with ultra-low power consumption, so it can always be keep on and ready to play your favorite music.

Features
• Easy to use - just open your tablet and start playing music
• 100% silent operation
• 1TB/2TB (HDD) or 1TB (SSD) internal storage
• Multizone support
• Fully automatic CD Ripper (insert & rip), with external DVD
• Best metadata retrieval in the market with auto access to 5 databases
• Bit Perfect digital audio
• Support for up to 32bit/384KHz PCM/DXD music files and DSD256.
24bits-192KHz and DSD64 via SPDIF.
• Digital (USB) and unbalanced analog RCA outputs
• Compatible with AirplayTM, Google Cast, and DLNATM
• Wifi 802.11.ac
• Supports storage expansion via external HDD and NAS
• Supports a broad range of music formats: WAV, FLAC, Apple Lossless
(ALAC), AIFF, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, MP3 and DSD256

Specs
HARDWARE
• Slim all aluminum fanless case
• Custom industrial grade, ultra low-power computer board
• Switch mode Power Supply (external)
• Digital Audio Outputs: USB 2.0
• Analog Audio Outputs: 2 x RCA (unbalanced)
• 1TB/2TB HDD or 1TB SSD, additional capacity can be provided with an
external HDD or a NAS.
• The model can also be specified without DAC or with an internal DAC
supporting up to 32bits-384KHz and DSD 64/128/256.
• External DVD-R
DAC
• Sampling frequency: PCM 44.1 to 384kHz, DSD 64 to 256
• PCM resolution: 16 to 32 bits
• Frequency response: 5Hz to 75kHz (fs 384kHz or DSD256)
• DAC: 32Bits- 384 KHz and DSD64/128/256
• SNR: 106dBA
• THD+N: 0.003%
• Output voltage: 2.0Vrms @ 0DBFS
• Output impedance: 0,5 Ohms
• Clock precision: 10ppm 0°C to 50°C, 2.5ppm typical @ 25°C
• USB link: async, USB 2.0 Audio class compliant

SOFTWARE
RIPPING
• FullyautomaticCDRipper(insert&rip)withexternalDVD
• ErrorcorrectionandAccurateRipaudiocheck
• Internetaccesstopremiumdatabases:AMG,GD3,SonataDB(Classical),
Freedb and Musicbrainz
• PerfectMetasoftwarepicksandmergesmetadataresultsfromeach
database to bring you the best metadata results in the industry
• Extendedmetadatafieldssupport(upto18)forallmusicgenres:
Composer, Period, Instrument, etc., a unique feature, and still a market
first available for any genre with manual tagging
• Fullyautomaticextendedmetadatataggingforclassicalmusic
PLAY
• Gaplessplayback
• Crossfadeinplayback
• Playfilesfrommemory
• MultizonestreamingusingUPnP/DLNAcompatiblerenderers • PlayfromanexternalNASoption
• PlaytoTabletandanyothercompatibledevice
• StreamanymusicservicefromyourTablet
• PlayremotelyyourmusiclibraryinaPC/MACormobiledevice • MultichannelsupportviaUSB
AUDIOPHILE CHARACTERISTICS
• Support for uncompressed (WAV, AIFF) and lossless formats (FLAC, ALAC) • DXD(32bit/352.8KHz)fileSupport
• DSD64andDSD128filesupport
• BitPerfectsupport(ASIO,ASIO2.1,WASAPIandKernelstreaming)

Iaria app

• Extremely easy-to-use, just open the app and start playing music
• iaria app automatically detects any aria server and selects it with no network
hassles. Manual entry of NAS name or IP address is also provided
• Available zones with compatible DLNA renderers are identified and can be
selected anytime in the zones menu
• Multilanguage GUI support
• Super-fast loading and scrolling of large libraries
• Logical tree views in tile layout supported for all extended metadata fields,
that allows a unique and powerful browsing experience through the music
library
• Playlists storage in aria server
• Import music (copy to HDD) and libraries from external HDD and NAS
• Deletion of music files
• Automatic playlists creation (top 100, recently played, etc.)
• On-screen tagging tool for all metadata fields
• Audio streaming to the Tablet allows listening to aria’s music library on
headphones
• Intelligent Search engine showing results sorted by tracks, albums and
metadata fields
• Streaming music with Airplay: You can stream the music contained in your
Tablet, Spotify, Qobuz, Wimp/Tidal, Deezer, Rapsody, Pandora, Internet
radio, etc.
• Streaming to Airplay devices
• Compatible with iOS and Android