Music Server

Gross price: 8 990 €* (incl, VAT)

     (excl. shipping costs)

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  • The Core Audio DAIDO music server merges the convenience of our times with all the virtues of analogue technology while being future-proof at the same time. The KARUNA and KARUNA Reference DDC+ReClocker with their 10 MHz reference 10 MHz clock output and DENPO/DENPO Reference DAC was developed to match all the parameters of the transport and reproduces all details and nuances with unparalleled musicality. These DAIDO-KARUNA-DENPO Series Core Audio equipment together gives for a customers a high sound quality digital source with full linear PSU powered equipments made ever in a history of Core Audio. In every part of this equipment package is a huge step to find in digital sources the musicality, emotions and get closer to the musicians, composers.
  • Dynamic range and frequency extension is several times better now than in earlier standards (Redbook CD ) and to make these audible improving the source is not sufficient. The whole audio chain needs to meet the new requirement of these parameters.

  • Our uniform philosophy and standards guarantee that our products bring perfect spatial cues, realism and uncompromised listening experience for the discerning audience. More and better details may require us to re-learn how we listen to music due to the increased amount of information.

Hardware specification:

- Core Audio V1.1 analogue 8 circuits PSU: made from carefully selected special components (Nichicon audio grade capacitors). A fully analogue power supply for each component with 8pcs circuit and ATX standard sockets . It is fully balanced with low output noise.
- Own designed, anti vibration damped, triple shielded toroidal transformers (250+250VA)

- Passive cooling Streacom FC10 case, silent mode

- Intel Core i5 actual Gen. processor

- ASUS miniITX motherboard (only 1pc PCIe port for add-on cards)

- 2x8Gb RAM selected memory modules

- 512Gb M2 SSD on motherboard (optional + 1,2 or 4 TB), connected to our ReClocker
- Core Audio USB Card P24 OCXO PCIe with 1 outputs is also connected to a  8 circuit low noise PSU with 4pin molex
- Components are timed automated start-up.

- SoftStart component (optional if you doesn't need that, but for 120.000uF capacitors in PSU it is highly recommended)

- Normal ATX/EPS wiring (optional available a better cabling)

- UP-OCC solid copper inside wiring on AC and DC side.

Software specification:

- Altered BIOS and operating system settings to switch off or delete functions and applications that are not necessary for music playback. 

- Processor and memory are synchronised in the operating system.

- CORE AUDIO full MEMORY PLAYER called ATLANTIS SURFACE - available from 2023 Q1

  the operating system and all of the player, optimizing software are running in a RAM (like RAM Disk). After starting the music server with optimized BIOS the operating system loading into the music server's RAM (16 Gb), the boot time is ca. 1-1.5 Minutes. Then the user can choose on the Atlantis Surface environment:  

JRiver + JRemote or 

ROON with TIDAL or 

Audirvana with Tidal/Qobuz/HRA or

Tidal, Qobuz, HRA, Deezer, Amazon Music dedicated Win10 app integration. 

The music server can controlled from iOS/Android smartphone or tab and of course with HDMI monitor + keyboard and mouse too.

The following software license is INCLUDED : 

 MS Windows Win10 fully optimized for audio and video playing

 ROON preinstalled is an option without any monthly or yearly subscription 

Audirvana preinstalled is an option without any monthly or yearly subscription 

JRiver and JPlay 30 days free version preinstalled

Tidal, Qobuz, HRA, Deezer, Amazon Music dedicated Win10 apps are preinstalled, the user need to sign in if own a subscription

The Core Audio Memory Player software environment is our solution and advise to use it for the best sound quality on our system. Of course our customers can choose the normal operating system management without memory playing. 

Size: 435 x 319 x 100mm

Weight: 18kg

Electrical parameters:

  • 200-250V AC (230V)

            250VA + 250VA toroidal transformers

            SoftStart unit, UP-OCC solid, shielded inside cabling