ANTIPODES K50 Music Server - high power dual-computer USB SPDIF AES3 12S Ethern

AT 11 MS K50
NZ$ 20,000.00 pr (incl. GST)
Antipodes

Exceptional Musicality with Exceptional Transparency for Ultimate Sound Quality

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NEW PRODUCT RELEASE - K50 NOW AVAILABLE: 
The full-width Antipodes K50 is our latest advance of the state of the art in digital audio, and fully implements the new technologies delivered by the Antipodes OLADRA Project. Refinement, dimensionality, dynamics, timbre and resolution are exceptional. The Antipodes K50 gets out of the way to let you fully experience the emotional impact of the original recording.
 
The Antipodes K50 integrates three separately powered and isolated computation engines:
 
A high power engine to enable Server Apps to effortlessly handle a huge music library, re-assemble internet streams to recover the original file's sound quality, handle DSP features without loss of quality, and to serve the cleanest possible stream to the Player App.
An advanced player engine to run the selected Player App to provide exceptional USB Audio output and to feed the Reclocker.
An all-new fully-isolated reclocking engine to provide exceptional S/PDIF, AES3 and I2S digital outputs.
Insert your own SSDs or have your provider install them for you - up to 24TB. Add USB drives. Include music files located elsewhere on your network. Upload music files from anywhere on your network. Add internet streaming services. Attach an Antipodes K10 Ripper to import music from your CDs. All easily user-configurable to form a single integrated music library that is available to all playback solutions selected.
 
Easily select the playback solutions you wish to use, from the world's best high-end digital audio software providers. Stream by Direct Ethernet connection, USB Audio, S/PDIF, AES3 or I2S to your main stereo system, and at the same time stream over your network to streaming devices.
 
Setup and control everything from your desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone.

Features

Specifications

Features

K50 Connections
Insert up to three 2.5" Sata SSDs. They will click securely in place.
USB Audio 2.0 Output
Femto Word Clock Master Output on BNC
AES3 Digital Audio Output on 3-pin XLR
S/PDIF Digital Output on BNC
S/PDIF Digital Output on RCA
I2S Digital Output on HDMI
Dual USB Ports For External CD Ripper (eg. Antipodes K10)
Two Servicing Ports
Ethernet Connection to Network on RJ45
Ethernet Connection for Direct Streaming to Streamer on RJ45
Two USB Ports for USB Disks
Mains Power IEC Inlet - User Switchable 110-120vac to 220-240vac

Specifications

Cooling - Passive Fanless Silent
Case - CNC Machined From Solid Alloy
Direct Stream Ethernet Output - YES
USB Audio 2.0 Output - PCM to 32bit/768kHz / DoP to DSD512 / Native DSD to DSD512
S/PDIF Output On RCA and BNC - PCM to 24bit/192kHz / DoP to DSD64 / 
AES3 Ouput On XLR - PCM to 24bit/192kHz / DoP to DSD64 
I2S Output On HDMI - PCM to 32bit/384kHz / DoP to DSD256 / Native to DSD512
Optional Music Storage - Easy Self-Unstallable Without Tools / 3 Bay Slide-In / Up To 24TB
Hardware Modules - V5.6H For Server Apps / V5X For Player Apps / R1I Reclocker
Power Supply Internal - 3x HSL80
AC Power Switchable - 110-120VAC 60Hz / 220-240VAC 50Hz
Size - 445W x 370D x 120H mm
Shipping size: 600W x 520D x 250H mm 
Weight - 16kg
Warranty - Back to base (Return To Seller) - 3 Years