NAD Masters M50.2 @ Audiologica –
The NAD M50.2 Digital Music Player is a major upgrade on the company’s landmark M50 introduced four years ago. Heralded as a bold step forward in digital music reproduction. the M50.2 proudly takes the baton and builds upon its predecessor’s legacy with a variety of performance upgrades and innovative features.
With the NAD M50.2, the music lovers can simply network music throughout their home. They can do this effortlessly as they digitize and centrally store their music library and then make it available to other BluOS-
In fact, BluOS offers users the broadest array of music sources for high resolution playback. Rip CDs into 24/192 storage, directly download High Res music without a computer, stream from a cloud service, or plug in an existing digital music library from a hard drive – wherever or however music is accessed it can be enjoyed with the M50.2
In addition to some of the most efficient and highest performing processors available, the M50.2 is elegantly designed, with a bright control panel and a sleek and streamlined look that will complement most any décor.
Among the many important features on the M50.2:
Automatic ripping of CD to internal RAID of two 2TB hard drives
Real time playback of CDs
Decodes FLAC, ALAC, MP3, WMA, AAC, Ogg
SPDIF Outputs; AES/EBU, Coaxial, Optical
USB output (mass storage mode)
USB inputs, 1 front (host), 1 rear (device)
IR in/out IR remote control
TFT touch panel display
Software defined product with upgrade path