Melco N50 Music Library


Melco N50 Music Library

Melco N50 Music Library
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The N50-S38 (3.84 TB SSD) is Melco’s first full-width library to benefit from an advanced SSD (solid state) hard drive. 

The 3.84 TB SSD drive at the N50’s heart, brings the benefits of solid state storage and playback to discerning music lovers wanting a full-width (43 cm) solution to complement existing audio devices.

Based on the original N1A library, the new N50 brings contemporary features and the latest Melco expertise to a classic design aesthetic.

Melco N50 rear view

  • Specially selected HDD and SSD drive for audio performance
  • High-quality positive-click front panel buttons 
  • Crystal-clear easy-read low-noise OLED display
  • 3x USB 3.0 ports for easy back up, expansion and DAC connectivity 
  • Easy music importing from flash, CD or HDD drives
  • IEC mains inlet with true electrical ground to define the source component as ground point
  • Internal power-line noise filter
  • New PCB, layered rigid SSD mounter and feet
  • Made in Japan

Music storage

  • 1 x specially selected 6TB HDD
  • 1 x specially selected 3.84 TB SSD

Network connectivity

  • LAN Port-Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T)
  • Dedicated PLAYER port
  • Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T)
  • DHCP server in isolated mode

USB connectivity

  • USB 2.0 port USB DAC-dedicated
  • USB 3.0 backup port
  • USB 3.0 expansion port
  • USB 3.0 port for music importing and CD drives
  • USB 3.0 front panel port for importing and DACs
  • USB player file support: DSF, DFF, FLAC, WAV, ALAC, AIFF and AAC

USB player sample rate support

  • 16-32 bit (PCM) to 384 kHz:-auto downsample to suit connected DACs
  • Gapless PCM support
  • 1 bit (DSD) to 11.3 MHz Quad DSD
  • Markerless DSD support
  • DSD to 32 bit PCM conversion selectable
  • Gapless DSD support
  • OLED displays player sample rate

Power supply

  • 100-120 VAC, 220-240 VAC


  • 436 x 62 x 352mm


  • 7 kg

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