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LUMIN U2 Network Transport

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Original price $7,400.00 - Original price $7,400.00
Original price
$7,400.00
$7,400.00 - $7,400.00
Current price $7,400.00

LUMIN U2 Network Transport

Experience the ultimate in audio streaming with the LUMIN U2 Network Transport. With its advanced technology and high-speed connectivity, this device delivers impeccable sound quality and seamless music playback. Stream your favorite music with ease and immerse yourself in a truly immersive audio experience like no other.

The Next Generation Streaming Transport

An all-new LUMIN for DAC owners; LUMIN U2 focusses on pure digital.

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Why Lumin U2

After the huge success of our sweetspot price/performance LUMIN T3, LUMIN U2 brings the same design philosophy to a transport for the first time.

Taking chassis construction methods, linear power supply design and dual-network from the multi-award-winning LUMIN P1, the all-new LUMIN U2 brings high-end digital right into the heart of the LUMIN range.

Transport-only unit featuring the finest LUMIN components

  • First LUMIN Transport to use new all-in-one chassis
  • Latest processor provides greater resampling flexibility
  • New integrated toroidal linear power supply
  • Fibre Network provides complete isolation from network digital noise
  • Increased capacity for future updates
  • 3 USB ports including a NEW dedicated low-noise USB output
  • Dual-Network interface with built-in Network Switch
  • DSD512 and PCM768 playback
  • 4 exceptionally low-phase-noise crystal clock oscillators
  • New surface finish taken from the high-end P1
  • Leedh Processing lossless volume control
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All-new processing system

  • Completely new next-generation hardware and software provide a new foundation for LUMIN
  • Increased processing power and storage capacity provide greater resampling flexibility, audio processing performance and future-proofing.
  • Up/down sampling up to DSD256
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Internal ultra-low-noise linear power supply

  • First LUMIN Transport with a built in linear power supply
  • Ultra-low-noise rectifier and linear regulator
  • Extra large toroidal transformer
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Dedicated USB port for Audio Output

  • First LUMIN to feature 3 USB ports
  • New dedicated “Direct-Coupled” USB digital audio output port
  • Leaves two ports free for music storage and accessories
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CNC chassis construction

  • First LUMIN Transport to use new all-in-one chassis
  • The thick CNC panelled aluminium construction offers upgraded structural rigidity and sheilding compared to the U2-Mini
  • Precision CNC milling techniques from our flagship products provide the high-end LUMIN family aesthetic

Draws the very best aspects from throughout the LUMIN range

New processing hardware and software first introduced with the U2-Mini and T3

The best features used from our flagship players such as Fibre Networking, Linear Power Supply and Dual-stage voltage regulators

New for a LUMIN Transport - U2 uses CNC panel construction finished in a new silky surfacing process taken from our high-end P1 that is less susceptible to finger marks and easier to clean.

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.

Advanced streaming services & technologies

Every LUMIN player comes with support for a wide range of popular streaming services including Roon, TIDAL, Qobuz, Spotify, FLAC Radio Stations and more...

Leedh Processing

Lossless volume control for all LUMIN players.

An innovative new digital volume adjustment algorithm that eliminates rounding errors is now included (at no additional cost) on all LUMIN players!

Specifications

  • DSD SUPPORT:

    • Up to DSD512 22.5MHz, 1-bit
  • PCM SUPPORT:

    • Up to 768kHz, 16–32-bit, Stereo
  • UPSAMPLING RATES & BIT DEPTHS:

    • DSD256 upsampling option for all files
    • PCM 384kHz upsampling option for all files
  • DIGITAL OUTPUT STAGE:

    • USB:
      • Native DSD512 support
      • PCM 44.1–768kHz, 16–32-bit, Stereo
    • OPTICAL, COAXIAL RCA, COAXIAL BNC & AES/EBU:
      • PCM 44.1kHz–192kHz, 16–24-bit
      • DSD (DoP, DSD over PCM) 2.8MHz, 1-bit
  • OPTICAL NETWORK:

    • Industry-standard SFP
    • 1000Base-T Gigabit Ethernet
    • Adapter may be needed for your particular switch/cables
    • Use simultaneously with RJ45 (e.g. connect one to router and one to LUMIN L1 or NAS)
  • POWER SUPPLY:

    • Internal toroidal linear
    • Low-noise linear regulator
  • PHYSICAL:

    • FINISH:

      • Black anodised aluminium
      • Raw anodised aluminium

      DIMENSIONS

      • 350mm (W), 350mm (D), 60.5mm (H), 6kg

 

 

 

 

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