Simple Audio Roomplayer


Simple Audio just released the new Roomplayer+ with synchronised music playback, direct NAS support, support for 24/192 uncompressed formats and a host of other new features. The latest high resolution music streamer boasts a whole host of standout features:

High resolution: Exceptional audio performance from MP3 tracks up to uncompressed high-resolution formats (24/192) - accurate sound reproduction that stays true to the original.


Multi-library: Access to music libraries, music folders, even individual tracks stored on multiple devices around the home - from computers (PC/Mac) and NAS drives to smartphone, tablets and MP3 players.

Multi-user: Everyone can take advantage of the Roomplayer's unique multi-user features to personalise their Roomplayer experience - perfect for music lovers whose family has varied music tastes.

Multi-room: Powerline technology integrated into every Roomplayer supports high-res streaming and multi-room connectivity - play different music in different rooms or create groups to synchronise music in rooms around the home.

Easy to control: Roomplayer apps display all the available music in the home, showing album artwork and offering plenty of ways to browse and search through albums, artists, tracks and composers.

Music discovery: New music is available via integrated music services (Deezer and WiMP) and over 50,000 local and global radio stations on TuneIn - store favourites and create new playlists.

Roomplayer front

The new Roomplayer comes with a faster processor, more memory and a new operating system, making it faster and smarter than its predecessor. It is capable of streaming music, even high resolution 24/192 file formats, in sync around the home over wired or Powerline networking. The new Roomplayer continues to support music streaming too with Deezer and now WiMP as well as TuneIn radio.

Roomplayer Models

There are two Roomplayers models:

The Roomplayer with Amp featuring an on-board Class D amp that outputs 50 Watts per channel that is designed for direct connection to a pair of loudspeakers.

The Roomplayer (no amp) with high performance signal handling and a high resolution DAC with all the analogue and digital connections needed to connect to a HiFi system.

http://www.simpleaudio.com/blog/2014/3/28/we’ve-just-launched-the-new-roomplayer