The Marantz MCR511 Melody Stream is a superb networked mini system, with excellent music reproduction from network files, optical and analogue inputs.
The MCR511 has a host of networking and streaming features. WiFi connection takes just a single button press,and there is an optical digital input, so you can connect your TV and other devices. Connect to your broadband connection and the Melody Stream can access thousands of free Internet radio stations from all over the world via vTuner, as well as online music services such as Spotify Connect. the MCR511 is DLNA compatible so you can access the music library on your computer and network attached storage. It also supports AirPlay, with control via the Marantz Remote App on Apple or Android products.
The Melody Stream supports ALAC, as well as 192kHz/24bit high-resolution WAV, FLAC HD files, and gapless playback as well. The USB ports are iPod-digital-compatible and "Made for iPhone" certified. Whatever source you choose, the powerful 60W (rms) x 2ch amplifier plays music loud and clear.
The MCR511 Melody Stream has everything you could need from a thoroughly modern media player.
|Amplifier power (watts) ||2 x 60|
Headphone output (via 6.3mm jack)
Optical digital audio in (via toslink)
Stereo line in (via 2 x RCA/phono)
Subwoofer pre-out (via RCA/phono)
Ethernet socket (RJ45)
|Extra||Internet radio, vTuner, Spotify.|
Supports DLNA streaming and Apple Airplay.
|Finish ||Black or Black/Apple White|
|Frequency response (Hz)||5 - 22,000|
|Networking||Wired or wireless networking|
|Supplied accessories ||Remote control|
|W x H x D (mm) ||292 x 77 x 302|
|Weight (kg) ||2.6|