Auralic Aries MINI Wireless Streaming Node - Black

Auralic Aries MINI Wireless Streaming Node

Compact and lightweight, the ARIES MINI packs all the functionality of the award-winning ARIES Streaming Bridge into a space-saving and affordable package, with the addition of a High-End internal DAC for analog output to your system. Whether you’re looking to outfit your Hi-Fi with streaming capabilities for the first time, or to provide the missing link between multiple listening environments, the ARIES MINI is the perfect combination of connectivity, features and sound to discover what High-Resolution streaming is all about.

Auralic Aries MINI Wireless Streaming Node - Black
Auralic Aries MINI Wireless Streaming Node - Black
£449.00
(£374.17 ex VAT )
In Stock
Auralic Aries MINI Linear PSU
Auralic Aries MINI Linear PSU
£249.00
(£207.50 ex VAT )
In Stock

The ARIES MINI uses Wi-Fi or wired Ethernet to link your Hi-Fi system to all your favorite sources of high-resolution digital music. Stream music from any network-attached computer, media server, attached USB drive. or even an (optional) internal drive for hosting your music onboard the MINI itself.

Support for the highest resolution formats including DXD and DSD256, and features like memory caching and bit-perfect multi-room playback, the ARIES MINI packs a lot into a small package. Just connect it to your DAC or go straight into your amplifier or active speakers from premium analog outputs that deliver your music without compromise.

Unite Your Digital Sources

The ARIES MINI offers a plethora of ways to access your music, wherever it is. Store digital music files on a networked computer or media server and the MINI streams that library on command to your audio system over Wi-Fi. Or simply attach a USB drive to one of the MINI’s 2 USB ports. There’s even space inside to install any 2.5” HDD/SSD, turning the ARIES MINI into a music server in its own right. Online services like TIDAL, Qobuz, and Internet Radio expand the possibilities even further, and with support for Roon, AirPlay, SongCast and Bluetooth there’s no end to the ways you can use the ARIES MINI to add high-end streaming to your system.

Small Box, Big Sound

Don’t let its small size fool you — the ARIES MINI is serious gear for serious music lovers. It sports an ES9018K2M High-End Sabre DAC chip and supports the highest resolution digital music around, all the way up to DXD and DSD256. There is also an optional external linear power supply for the ARIES MINI too, for discriminating users looking to keep EMI as far from their music as possible.
Auralic Aries MINI Wireless Streaming Node - Black
Auralic Aries MINI Wireless Streaming Node - Black
£449.00
(£374.17 ex VAT )
In Stock
Auralic Aries MINI Linear PSU
Auralic Aries MINI Linear PSU
£249.00
(£207.50 ex VAT )
In Stock

Specification

  • Benchmark
    • Frequency Response: 20 - 20KHz, +/- 0.1dB*
    • THD+N: <0.001%, 20Hz-20KHz@0dBFS
    • Dynamic Range: 116dB, 20Hz-20KHz, A-weighted
  • Streaming File Format
    • Lossless: AIFF, ALAC, APE, DIFF, DSF, FLAC, OGG, WAV and WV
    • Lossy: AAC, MP3, MQA and WMA
  • Sampling Rate
    • PCM: 44.1KHz to 384KHz in 32Bit***
    • DSD: DSD64(2.8224MHz), DSD128(5.6448MHz), DSD256(11.2896MHz)****
  • Control Software
    • AURALiC Lightning DS for iOS
    • AURALiC Lightning DS for web browser (device setting only)
    • OpenHome compatible control software (BubbleUPnP, Kazoo)
    • Roon (Roon Core required separately)
  • Audio Inputs
    • Streaming Inputs: Network shared folder, USB Drive, Internal Music Storage**, uPnP/DLNA Media Server, native TIDAL and Qobuz Sublime+ streaming, Internet Radio, Spotify Connect, AirPlay, Bluetooth, Songcast, RoonReady
  • Audio Outputs
    • Digital Output: Coaxial, Toslink
    • USB Output: USB Host to compatible DAC *****
    • Analog Output: Single-Ended RCA (2Vrms at 0dBFS)
  • Network
    • Wired: Gigabit Ethernet
    • Wireless: 802.11b/g/n/ac Tri-Band WiFi
  • Power Consumption
    • Sleep: <5W
    • Playback: 16W at max.
  • Dimensions - W x D x H
    • 5.3 x 5.3 x 1.1 in. (13.5cm x 13.5cm x 2.8cm)
  • Contents
    • AURALiC ARIES MINI Wireless Streaming Bridge,
    • Power adapter,
    • RCA cable,
    • HDD installation kit,
    • Quickstart guide,
    • HDD installation guide
* Tested under Filter Mode Precise for all sampling rate
** With optional 2.5-inch HDD or SSD installed
*** 352.8KHz and 384KHz and 32bit are not supported via digital outputs
**** DSD128 and DSD256 are not supported via digital outputs
***** 'Compatible DAC' means a DAC do not require a driver for Linux system
Price: £449.00
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