Auralic Aries G2.1 - Hi-Res Music Streamer
Auralic Aries G2.1 - Hi-Res Music StreamerAs Hi Resolution music playback and streaming deservedly gains traction in the world of Hifi, it has become apparent that the DAC (digital to analogue converter) is only a part of the streaming playback chain that makes a difference. The streaming device is also a part of the Audio quality experienced too. The Auralic ARIES G2 really shows how much better HiRes Music sounds. When it comes to streaming music files files that are above 24/96 (ie -DSD or 24/192 or higher) the ARIES G2 delivers the goods.
Here at Douglas Hifi we have heard the sonic differences that various streaming hardware solutions also make to the quality of sound during playback. Auralic have been providing a range of great sounding solutions since the early days of serious music streamimg - and they have helped realise the full potential of HiRes streaming in their latest range of products. Many of our clients own and love their Auralic streaming products.
The Auralic ARIES G2.1 Wireless Streaming Transporter (HiRes Music streamer) is infused with cutting edge AURALiC technologies. and designs developed for their premiere G2.1 line. The ARIES G2.1 connects over Wi-Fi or Ethernet to access digital sources like Network Attached Storage, Internet HiRes streaming services such as TIDAL and Qobuz, the wide world of Internet Radio, as well as USB drives. The ARIES G2.1 brings ultra high performance music streaming to your home audio system.
What extra details go into the Auralic Aries G2.1?
Unity Chassis II
The ARIES G2.1 chassis has been designed as a double enclosure, where an outer case made from high-grade aluminum is supplemented with an inner layer of copper. A high-mass base and enhanced four-foot multi-spring suspension system complete the quiet, noise defeating performance of the ARIES G2.1’s Unity Chassis.
Whisper-Quiet Operation: Dual Galvanic Isolation
The HDMI-type, 18Gbps high-speed connection provides ultra-fast two-way communication and boasts the only real jitter-free link in the world of high-performance audio. As an added bonus, G2 and G2.1 products can be linked without worry, allowing them to work seamlessly, as one contiguous digital source for an astonishing musical experience.