The exaSound PlayPoint and its companion e32 DAC are miniature masterpieces that illustrate that excellent sound doesn’t require large components.
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exaSound is proud to receive two PF Brutus Awards for the newly released flagship e32 DAC and the PlayPoint Network Audio Player.
The exaSound PlayPoint network audio player is loaded with support for sample rates up through DSD256 and PCM 384kHz as well as featuring playback modes galore. Enabling its customers to take advantage of whatever high resolution music they have or even resampling lower resolution to something higher with HQPlayer/NAA, is a hallmark of exaSound. You got it? exaSound can play it. Software features such as RoonReady and Roon Server, put the PlayPoint in a very unique class of components.
The PP works very well with its new Kazoo/USB Drive trick, and very easy to set up. It's almost unnerving not to be relying on networked server and storage for a change!
The sound quality was outstanding in both UPnP and NAA configurations. The PlayPoint lets you have an excellent multichannel digital music player anywhere there is access to the home network…Having lived with the exaSound e28 for many months, I’m convinced that the addition of the PlayPoint in no way compromises its excellent sound while greatly enhancing its functionality.
A Roon Ready product is a hardware audio player which has implemented RAAT and been certified by the Roon team for proper implementation”. That’s how Roon themselves describe Roon Ready... A recent exaSound firmware update recently introduced Roon Readiness to the PlayPoint...
This step-by-step guide illustrates how to configure the Roon server running on the exaSound PlayPoint for use with the Roon Remote app.