The Auralic Altair G2.1 Digital Audio Streamer is an all-encompassing digital and analog source component. It provides abundant capabilities to the performance-oriented G2.1 Series. Combining every function available from AURALiC into the ultra-quiet G2.1 chassis, the Altair G2.1 is perfect for the most demanding music lover.
The Altair G2.1 will deliver amazingly rendered, dynamic music from almost any source. Including high-res titles from online streaming services, a file on a NAS drive or an LP on a turntable.
Hardware upgrades include:
- Unity Chassis II: a copper enclosure minimizing interference, an anti-vibration footer system on a massive base
- Clocking armed with hyper-accurate femto-second clocks
- Purer-Power power supply
- Class A Orfeo Output modules.
Internet radio, Airplay™, Bluetooth, USB connectivity, and optional internal storage are available.
Control the ALTAIR G2.1 intuitively via the proven Lightning DS app, or the controls clearly shown on the high-resolution 4" color display. Completing this extensive feature set: Wi-Fi and Ethernet connectivity, smart IR control, and a locked-in analog volume control.
What's in the Box?
- AURALiC ALTAIR G1
- 2 x External WiFi antennas
- Power Cable
- USB Cable
- User's Guide
- Frequency Response: 20 - 20KHz, +/- 0.1dB*
- THD+N: < 0.0002% (XLR); < 0.0003% (RCA), 20Hz-20KHz at 0dBFS
- Dynamic Range: 124dB, 20Hz-20KHz, A-weighted
Streaming File Format
- Lossless: AIFF, ALAC, APE, DIFF, DSF, FLAC, OGG, WAV and WV
- Lossy: AAC, MP3 and WMA
- PCM: 44.1KHz to 384KHz in 32Bit***
- DSD: DSD64(2.8224MHz), DSD128(5.6448MHz), DSD256(11.2896MHz), DSD512(22.57892MHz)****
- AURALiC Lightning DS for iOS
- AURALiC Lightning DS for web browser (device setting only)
- OpenHome compatible control software (BubbleUPnP, Kazoo)
- Roon (Roon Core required separately)
- Wired: Gigabit Ethernet
- Wireless: 802.11b/g/n/ac Tri-Band WiFi
- Digital Inputs: AES/EBU, Coaxial, Toslink, USB Audio
- Streaming Inputs: Network shared folder, USB Storage, USB CD Drive, Optional Internal Storage, UPnP/DLNA Media Server, native TIDAL, HighResAudio and Qobuz Sublime+, Internet Radio, AirPlay, Bluetooth, Songcast, RoonReady
- Balanced: XLR (4.5Vrms at 0dBFS, output impedance 10ohm)
- Unbalanced: RCA (4.5Vrms at 0dBFS, output impedance 50ohm)
- Headphone: 6.35mm Headphone Jack (output impedance 5ohm)
- Playback: 50W at max.
- Dimensions - W x D x H: 34cm x 32cm x 8cm
- Weight: 15 lbs (6.8kg)
- Anodized aluminum case in matte black