Monday, April 22, 2019
exaSound Gamma Music Server
Store, Stream and Play

Meet the best proprietary and open-source digital audio technologies in one compact component



Roon Core Server, UPnP server, Roon Ready Player, UPnP/OpenHome Player, Airplay Player and Signalyst NAA Player

  • Heavy-duty, high-performance hardware
  • exaSound-built lightweight operating system optimized for Hi-Res audio
  • Seamless user experience and life-like sound with exaSound DACs
  • Stream music to RoonReady, Airplay, UPnP, OpenHome and many other audio devices

Roon Core

  • Manages your music collection, streams to your audio devices, and stores the Roon database in the Gamma internal SSD drive
  • Manages your music files stored on internal disk storage, USB drives and NAS
  • Manages streamed content from TIDAL and Qobuz
  • Streams music to USB, Sonos, AirPlay, Roon Ready, and many other audio devices
  • Playback is controlled by the Roon Remote app available on all platforms
  • Offers bit-perfect playback or DSD / PCM upsampling, stereo and multichannel playback
  • Requires Roon subscription

UPnP Server

The built-in UPnP Server can stream music files stored on the internal SSD storage or attached USB drives. Up to eight drives can be attached with external powered USB hub. Compatible player Apps include MconnectHD, BubbleUPnP and Hi-Fi Cast.

Integration with exaSound DACs - Expect Exceptional Fidelity
Special integration with exaSound DACs offers flawless user experience and exceptional fidelity.

Network Player/Renderer

The exaSound Gamma can serve a double duty as server and player/renderer when exaSound DAC is attached via USB. Unique asynchronous packet streaming over USB developed by exaSound guarantees that CPU load cased by multiple server tasks does not affect the timing accuracy and precision of local USB playback. With one device audiophiles can have it all - reverence-quality music server and top-performance renderer.

ZeroJitter™ Asynchronous Bitperfect Streaming

ZeroResolutionLoss™
Volume Control
  • All-time 0dB full-scale streaming
  • 4-way volume synchronization
  • Volume trimming for individual channels
  • Volume bypass
ENclusiv™ Comprehensive Sampling Rate Support in Stereo and Multi-channel
  • Native DSD64, DSD128, DSD256
  • DXD 352.8kHz /32bit
  • PCM 44.1 to 384kHz/32bit
  • MQA Full Unfold with Supported DACs
exaSound DACs connected via USB to the Gamma Server operate as Roon Ready devices.



Roon Ready is the highest level of Roon integration. Roon technology is customized and embedded both in the player and the DAC for achieving best user experience. Together, Roon and exaSound deliver the power, flexibility, and performance benefits of networked audio, with the easiest setup and highest reliability available.

Learn more here: How Roon Works
 
Features

Streaming Services

  • Tidal and Qobuz are available via Roon, AirPlay and third-party apps including Bubble UPnP and MconnectHD
  • Spotify is available via AirPlay
Technologies

  • Audio streaming protocols: Roon RAAT, Signalyst NAA, UPnP, Open Home, AirPlay
  • Networking: Gigabit Ethernet
  • Ready for use right out of the box with zero-configuration
  • Advanced configurations are available via Web-browser user interface
  • Remote support
  • Remote upgrade
Connecting Third-party DACs via USB
Third-party DACs supporting the USB Audio 2.0 standard can be connected via USB to the Gamma Music Server, however the availability of features is not tested. For best results third-party DACs should be used as network-connected devices.



Specifications

   
CPU
Intel 8th Generation i7 Processor
RAM 8GB, custom upgrade options up to 32GB
System SSD Drive
128GB, custom upgrade options
Optional Internal Storage
 Internal 2.5″ HDD/SSD Bay
Music Library
 OVER 12,000 Albums (120,000 Tracks)
Roon Core Multiroom Capacity
Over Five Zones, Typical
 Network Connection
Gigabit Ethernet 
USB Ports
 2x USB 3.0
Firmware
 Version 20
Price
US $ 2,500


exaSound Gamma Music Server Owner's Manual
exaSound Gamma Music Server Owner’s Manual.pdf
Last updated on April 05, 2019

 

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