The Auralic Altair Wireless Streaming DAC Pre-Amplifier is a world class wireless streaming solution combined with a High-End DAC. The Product has a generous array of inputs that include a stream from network folder, USB drive, uPnP/DLNA media server, TIDAL, Qobuz streaming, Internet Radio, AirPlay, Bluetooth, Songcast, Roon Ready and an optional Internal music storage.
The Auralic Altair also features the following digital inputs: AES/EBU, Coaxial, Toslink, USB device to computer, 2 USB host for storage and an external DAC.
The Altair is developed based on Auralic’s award-winning lighting Streaming Platform along with their also award-winning VEGA Digital Audio Process. The Lighting Streaming Platform was launched in 2014 and is the first streaming solution that supports Quad-Rate DSD, PCM up to 32Bit/384K using a Wi-Fi network.
The Streaming Platform has multiple unique features such as Gapless Playback, On-Device Playlist, Memory Cache and Bit Perfect Multi-room Functions.
Auralic’s in house software R&D team are continually developing and maintaining the Lightning streaming platform to ensure the user is regularly updated with new features that are automatically updated through Auralic’s automated software update system.