New in box
Amplify your total music experience. Just add speakers.
- Simple setup, easily expandable
- Stream your digital music to anywhere in your home
- Stream internet radio and cloud music services
- Intuitive control via iOS or Android app
- Innovative, award-winning amplifier
- Available in Gloss Black or White
NEXT GENERATION STEREO. The POWERNODE is a bi-amplified streaming music player that delivers powerful and crystal clear audiophile-grade sound to any room in your home. Centered around a patented DIRECTDIGITAL™ amp that keeps the audio signal 100% digital from end to end, the POWERNODE is the fastest and highest bit-depth digital music player on earth.
Just connect your favorite speakers, or add the Bluesound DUO – a custom-tuned satellite speaker and subwoofer kit for the POWERNODE (engineered in one of North America’s most advanced sound labs*) and get immersed in the ultimate HiFi experience.
Industry-leading DirectDigital™ Amp Technology
Patented DirectDigital amplification : Harness the perfection of zero distortion, deeper bass and texture clarity like no other system can deliver.
Native High-Res Format Player
Hear every detail of the world’s most accurate 24-bit/192kHz studio master recordings in lossless FLAC format. Also plays WAV, AIFF, AAC, WMA, MP3, and other standard audio formats with gapless playback.
4x the processing speed than other comparable systems allows you to access your music exactly when you want to hear it. DirectDigital amp clock speeds up to 844kHz.
Designed and Engineered by Audiophiles
Tested and perfected at one of North America’s most advanced sound labs by some of the same engineers and musicians who started the original HiFi revolution in the 1970s.
- built-in stereo amplifier rated at 80 watts total into 4 ohms
- DirectDigital amplifier design renders digital music sources with fine detail, even at low volumes
- communicates with other Bluesound players via your home network (wired or wireless)
- control the system with a free app for your smartphone, tablet, or computer (Android™, iOS®, Kindle Fire, Windows®, and Mac®)
- plays MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, FLAC, ALAC, WAV, and AIFF files
- supported sample rates: 32kHz to 192kHz
- plays Internet radio stations from TuneIn Radio
- Spotify Connect lets you play Spotify's streaming music library through your Bluesound system via your smartphone or tablet (requires Spotify app and a premium subscription; firmware and app version 1.10.0 or higher)
- plays streaming audio from TIDAL, Rdio™, Rhapsody, and Murfie
- play music in multiple rooms when you add other Bluesound players
- top controls for volume and muting
- USB port for connecting a thumb drive with music files
- speaker terminals accept banana plugs or bare wire
- RCA output for connecting optional powered subwoofer
- Ethernet port
- compatible with Windows® (XP or higher operating system)
- compatible with Mac®
- operates on AC power (detachable cord included)
- weight: 4.2 lbs.
- 9-3/4"W x 7"H x 8-1/2"D
- requires smartphone or tablet with free Bluesound app for control of system playback
- requires high-speed Internet connection