Lumin T2 Network Music Player

Lumin

Lumin T2 Network Music Player

Price
£3,795.00
All-new chassis construction combines with X1 technology to provide the perfect balance
Product Colour
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why LUMIN T2

LUMIN T2 heralds the first redesign of the classic A1/T1 main boards and chassis. This new approach combines solid cnc panel construction with X1 technology to hit the performance sweet spot.

all-new chassis construction featuring thick cnc panels and an internal power supply

  • New generation processor provides DSD512 and 384kHz playback
  • Dual ES9028PRO SABRE DACS
  • USB digital audio output
  • Precision 32-bit internal digital volume
  • Discreet clock system for precision timing
  • Low-noise switching power supply with dual stage regulator
  • Resampling to every supported format up to DSD128 and PCM384kHz
  • MQA full decoding
  • Roon Ready, Spotify Connect, MQA, TIDAL, Qobuz, TuneIn and AirPlay-compatible

all-new chassis construction

  • New CNC panelled construction offers upgraded structural rigidity and shielding compared to the T1
  • The newly-designed thick cnc panels provide the high-end LUMIN family aesthetic

all the usual LUMIN refinements

  • From MQA to DSD, FLAC to WAV, LUMIN can play all the high-resolution formats you could ever want
  • Native support for TIDAL, Qobuz, Spotify and AirPlay-compatible, giving you access to tens of millions of songs
  • The unique and intuitive LUMIN App described as "the most convenient interface in existence" by Tinman
  • LUMIN programme of continuous development that has seen Roon, MQA, and Spotify support added in 2017 alone.

stream everything

From MQA to DSD, FLAC to WAV, LUMIN can play all the high-resolution formats you could ever want.

Have a thirst for new music? No problem – LUMIN comes with native support for TIDAL, Qobuz, Spotify and is AirPlay-compatible, giving you access to tens of millions of songs.

take control

The LUMIN App is created in harmony with the LUMIN hardware to deliver the most intuitive and visually rich way to browse, select and play your music collection.

It represents LUMIN's vision of how to make music browsing and playback easy, visual, and tactile.

always one step ahead

LUMIN is always evolving. The full LUMIN range benefits from their programme of continuous development, allowing you to relax in the knowledge that wherever possible they'll bring you the latest streaming technologies.

In 2017 every LUMIN model gained compatibility with Roon, MQA and Spotify Connect — all absolutely free of charge.

musical performance

LUMIN put a huge amount of effort into sourcing the highest-grade matching components, creating truly balanced circuits, designing cases that shield from interference, etc, etc, but it's only important if the end result effectively communicates the intentions of the artist.

Notably, the common thread in every published and consumer review of all LUMIN products is musicality.

  • all-new chassis
  • DUAL DAC: ES9028PRO
  • DSD512 22.6MHZ
  • PCM 384KHZ
  • USB output
  • internal power supply
Specifications

DSD support:

  • Up to DSD512 22.6MHz, 1-bit

PCM support:

  • Up to 384kHz, 16–32-bit, Stereo

analog output stage:

  • Dual ESS SABRE32 ES9028Pro DAC chips
  • Fully balanced layout with high-quality components
  • Completely redesigned analogue buffer includes audiograde output capacitor and ultra-low-noise and high dynamic range
  • Discreet clock system for precision timing
  • Precision 32-bit internal digital volume

upsampling rates & bit depths:

  • DSD128 upsampling option for all files
  • PCM 384kHz upsampling option for all files

digital output stage:

  • USB:

    • Native DSD512 support
    • PCM 44.1–384kHz, 16–32-bit, Stereo
  • BNC SPDIF:

    • PCM 44.1kHz–192kHz, 16–24-bit
    • DSD (DoP, DSD over PCM) 2.8MHz, 1-bit

power supply:

  • Internal 100–240V AC auto-ranging
  • Low-noise
  • Shielded power supply compartment for reduced interference with delicate electronics

physical:

  • FINISH:

    LUMIN (SOLID ALUMINIUM CHASSIS):

    • Black anodised brushed aluminium
    • Raw brushed aluminium
    • 350mm (W), 345mm (D), 60mm (H), 6kg

streaming protocol:

  • UPnP AV protocol with audio streaming extension (OpenHome)
  • Roon Ready
  • Spotify Connect
  • AirPlay-compatible
  • Gapless Playback
  • On-Device Playlist

app features:

  • Native support for TIDAL, MQA, Qobuz and TuneIn Radio.
  • Tidal MQA icons to identify high-res music
  • Qobuz high-res icons to identify high-res music
  • Volume control
  • High-resolution artwork
  • Artwork caching
  • Search
  • Multiple tag handling
  • Composer tag support
  • Album-grouping in playlist
  • Automatic internet links to artists/album/songs
  • Saving and restoring of playlists (including Tidal and Qobuz)

supported audio file formats:

  • DSD Lossless: DSF (DSD), DIFF (DSD), DoP (DSD)
  • PCM Lossless: FLAC, Apple Lossless (ALAC), WAV, AIFF
  • Compressed (lossy) Audio: MP3, AAC (in M4A container)
  • MQA

input:

  • Ethernet RJ45 network 1000Base-T
  • USB storage, flash drive, USB hard disk (Single-partition FAT32, exFAT and NTFS only)

analogue audio outputs:

  • XLR balanced, 6Vrms, pin 2 Hot
  • RCA unbalanced, 3Vrms

supported control devices:

  • All models of Apple iPad (v2 or later). iOS 8.0 or later required. Full Retina Display support.
  • Android devices. Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later required

other:

  • Leedh Processing lossless digital volume control
  • Programme of Continuous Development – Firmware-upgradable for further features and enhancements

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