By continuing to use this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more

Network audio players/servers

Sort by:

Lindemann Musicbook 25 (£3890)

Lindemann Musicbook 25 (£3890)

The Musicbook 25 sounds highly civilised, with a rich midband and pleasing treble, and crafts a pretty esoteric hi-fi experience

Primare NP30 (£2000)

Primare NP30 (£2000)

When rendering lossless CD-quality music files Primare's NP30 proved that it is more than capable of offering audiophile-quality replay.

Sony HAP-Z1ES/TA-A1ES (£2000 each)

Sony HAP-Z1ES/TA-A1ES (£2000 each)

As a duo the HAP-Z1ES and TA-A1ES is a most capable partnership, boasting solid build and handsome design

Bryston BDP-2/BDA-2 (BDP-2, £3125; BDA-2, £2500)

Bryston BDP-2/BDA-2 (BDP-2, £3125; BDA-2, £2500)

The BDP-2 has joined Bryston's line-up along with a new BDA-2 DAC

Krell Connect (£3500 - £2500 without DAC)

Krell Connect (£3500 - £2500 without DAC)

Via network and especially USB, the Connect sounds bold and confident with CD-res files

Pro-Ject Stream Box DS (£699)

Pro-Ject Stream Box DS (£699)

Pro-Ject enters the keenly contested media streamer category with the latest member of its compact Box range, a design based on the StreamUnlimited platform

Aurender S10 (£4995)

Aurender S10 (£4995)

The first in a new breed of 'computer transports', WideaLab's Aurender S10 employs a Linux-based OS and solid-state storage to render your music collection via digital outs

Sonneteer Morpheus Music Centre & Server (£2500/£2500)

Sonneteer Morpheus Music Centre & Server (£2500/£2500)

Known for its poetically-inspired amplifiers, Sonneteer chose instead to name its stylish network player after the god of dreams. Now there's a CD-ripping server to match

Bryston BDP-1/BDA-1 (£2350/2350)

Bryston BDP-1/BDA-1 (£2350/2350)

Bryston presents a simplified method of enjoying computer audio

Musical Fidelity CLiC (£1250)

Musical Fidelity CLiC (£1250)

A clever combination of streamer, DAC and pre-amp that ought to win many converts

Naim Audio UnitiQute (£1380)

Naim Audio UnitiQute (£1380)

Naim's move towards streaming audio continues with this innovative all-in-one

Olive O6HD (£4500)

Olive O6HD (£4500)

The flagship Olive server backs up convenience with audiophile credentials

Meridian/Sooloos Control 15 Media Source 600 (£4750/£1750)

Meridian/Sooloos Control 15 Media Source 600 (£4750/£1750)

A fairly costly system with certain limitations but the bee's-knees intuitive touchscreen interface is a plus, and for some this will be the ideal home music distribution solution

Top 5 Network audio players/servers

Olive O6HD (£4500)

The flagship Olive server backs up convenience with audiophile credentials

Meridian/Sooloos Control 15 Media Source 600 (£4750/£1750)

A fairly costly system with certain limitations but the bee's-knees intuitive touchscreen interface is a plus, and for some this will be the ideal home music distribution solution

Aurender S10 (£4995)

The first in a new breed of 'computer transports', WideaLab's Aurender S10 employs a Linux-based OS and solid-state storage to render your music collection via digital outs

Sonneteer Morpheus Music Centre & Server (£2500/£2500)

Known for its poetically-inspired amplifiers, Sonneteer chose instead to name its stylish network player after the god of dreams. Now there's a CD-ripping server to match

Pro-Ject Stream Box DS (£699)

Pro-Ject enters the keenly contested media streamer category with the latest member of its compact Box range, a design based on the StreamUnlimited platform

Email News - Join our newsletter

Love Hi-Fi? Sign up to our emails for the latest news and special offers!

Support Our Partners
Definitive Audio
Purist Audio Design
Hi-Fi Community Links

For access to partner forums, contributor archives and other consumer electronics resources, please click on the links below...

Johnny Black's Rocksource Archive

Jim Lesurf's AudioMisc Archive

Keith Howard's AudioSignal Archive

John Howe's Audiojumble Website

Trusted Reviews Website

Hi-Fi Offers

Free Rokson electronic stylus balance