Auralic Debuts Streamer Bridge
Auralic this week announced the arrival of the Aries Streamer Bridge, the first product features its Lightning Streaming technology. The technology is described by the company as "the industry's first whole-house, high-resolution streaming solution that supports both Double-Rate DSD and DXD."
"ARIES will begin a new era in the Hi-Fi industry," Xuanqian Wang, the President and CEO of Auralic Limited, said as part of the announcement.
"We intentionally set the retail price starting at $999, an extremely affordable entry point, to offer everyone an opportunity to get onboard and enjoy the convenience and high quality music that modern technology can bring to all. Auralic has invested and budgeted more than $1,000,000 to develop the Lightning Streaming system. We are committed to providing continuous, free online upgrades to improve the performance and compatibility for our solution, as well as to add new exciting functions support in the near future such as local storage playback, DSD upsampling, room acoustics correction and multi-channel."
The product comes to two models: The Aries LE ($999) and Aries ($1,599.)
See the company website for more.