Streaming Stereo Amplifier - Looking for a just add speakers hifi system that has brains and power ? The new for 2021 Bluesound Node has all of that and more.
Just Add Speakers
Source, control, and amplification come packed into the compact and minimalist POWERNODE. Get the most out of your favourite speakers with an award-winning audiophile-grade amplifier that features 80 watts per channel of zero-distortion power. A premium DAC design flawlessly delivers hi-res, studio-quality music, including support for FLAC, MQA, and other popular file formats. The BluOS Controller app connects you to popular streaming services like Spotify, Tidal, Qobuz, SiriusXM, and dozens of others, or from your own music library through Apple Airplay2, aptX HD Bluetooth, or even a network-connected drive or USB hard drive.
TV Sound System
Connecting the Powernode to the HDMI (ARC) output of a television, will turn the Bluesound streaming amplifier into a powerhouse for your movies. Using the Powernode with your TV will create a performance far superior to that of a soundbar thanks to the wider soundstage and hifi quality sound.
Whether it’s one or many rooms, the POWERNODE is a versatile workhorse. It can be placed either freestanding or in a custom installation rack, allowing you to easily toggle back and forth amongst a number of listening set-ups. Looking for a traditional 2-channel audiophile listening experience? Just add a pair of your favourite speakers. Add the PULSE SUB+ to your 2-channel set-up to create a capable and musical 2.1 wireless system. Bring a pair of PULSE FLEX 2i to the party as rear channel additions to your 2.1 system for a wireless Dolby surround sound home theatre experience. Sprinkle other BLUESOUND players around your home for a whole-home multiroom audio solution.
The POWERNODE supports HDMI eARC, dual-band Wi-Fi and Gigabit Ethernet, Apple Airplay 2, two-way aptX HD Bluetooth, RCA, Toslink optical, 3.5mm jack, and USB Type A connectors. Bring music into your POWERNODE from dozens of internet radio and streaming services, Bluetooth devices, TV and gaming consoles, network or local hard drives, nearby Apple devices, CD players, and many others. Then send your music into your favourite speakers, other Bluesound players or BluOS devices, Bluetooth headphones, wired headphones, Apple AirPlay devices, or other network-connected speakers.
Turn It Up
Bluesound’s beloved amplifier platform now pumps out 80W per channel of authentic, understated HybridDigitalTM power. It is the same signature HiFi sound, but more of it! Perfect for driving your choice of speakers, even with longer cable runs, and helping you get the most out of your setup.
Small Yet Mighty
Don't let the size and minimalist looks of the Powernode fool you into diminishing its capabilities. Inside, the Powernode features an audiophile-grade DAC design that not only supports 24-bit/192 kHz audio processing, but also MQA for master quality listening. Along with powerful software features like tone controls and fixed volume output, you can customise your listening preferences in detail.
|Inputs||2 x 3.5mm (SHARED)
2 x Digital Optical (SHARED)
1 x HDMI with eARC
DLNA Support (uPnP/see DLNA formats)
Local file playback (USB)
|Power Output - Per Channel||80W at 8 Ohms|
|Voice Control||Siri, Google, Alexa|
|Dimensions||70 x 220 x 190 MM ( H x W x D )|