Innuos PULSEmini Music Streamer

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PULSEmini is an incredibly capable music streamer that plays well with others; like others in the PULSE series, it’s perfect for playing music stored on other devices thanks to its flexibility and easy streaming from a NAS drive, music server or music streaming services seamlessly.
Getting the most enjoyment out of your favourite music is now within reach with the PULSEmini. Whether you’re just getting started exploring HiFi quality audio, or you’re looking for the convenience of expanding your existing HiFi setup to include streaming in new locations, PULSEmini is the perfect place to start.
Key Features
  • Custom-designed motherboard with an Intel quad-core processor
  • Compact design with quiet, fanless operation
  • Includes both analog and digital outputs (RCA, USB, Optical and Coaxial SPDIF)
  • Industrial-Grade SSD module specifically for the Operating System with power-loss protection
  • Low-Density Parity Check ECC engine and Global Wear-Levelling technologies
  • 4GB of highly reliable Industrial-Grade RAM

Each PULSE series Network Music Player has two modes:

In Standalone mode, you can use the Innuos Sense app to play streaming services, Internet Radio and music stored on a NAS, to a multitude of audio systems. In this mode, the PULSEmini becomes the center of your audio system, enabling you also to use the Sense app with other streaming devices on your network.

In Endpoint Mode, PULSEmini connects to a main music server, be it an Innuos Music Server, HQ Player or any Logitech Media Server based server. The PULSEmini will then show as a zone on the respective music server app and you can use your preferred app to browse and play music through the PULSEmini.

Convenient Design: With its compact footprint, low-power efficiency, quiet operation and range of connectivity, the PULSEmini is a convenient and discreet music streamer for all your music from an Innuos music server, HiFi streaming services and internet radio.

Hi-Fi Engineering: The PULSEmini offers more than just casual usage – the innuOS Operating System, paired with a custom motherboard and premium components offer far greater musical performance than using a computer for streaming.
Connectivity Made Easy: PULSEmini outputs PCM up to 32bit/768kHz as well as up to DSD512 via USB to compatible DACs. It features coaxial and optical SPDIF outputs capable of up to 24bit/192kHz. PULSEmini has its own integrated DAC. This means you can now connect directly to all your favourite devices such as Soundbars, AV Receivers or Integrated Amplifiers the easy way using RCA analog connections.
Powerful Performer: Using the innuOS operating system, network music players and servers are configured and optimized from the ground up for the perfect balance of performance and simplicity. Control your library from the comfort of your tablet or smartphone – no computer required.
MQA Core Decoding: PULSEmini supports MQA Core Software Decoding, which means you can playback MQA audio files and streams. MQA Core software decoding is provided free of charge and enables streaming and playback of MQA files up to 24bit/96 kHz for non-MQA DACs and up to 24bit/384 kHz for MQA Renderer/Decoder DACs. PULSEmini can also passthrough MQA files to MQA Full Decoder DACs.InnuOS Operating System 2.3 or higher is required for MQA Core Decoding.
  • Digital Output: Coaxial SPDIF (Up to 24bit/192KHz PCM) / Optical SPDIF (Up to 24bit/192KHz PCM) / USB (Up to 32bit/768KHz, Up to DSD256 via DoP, Up to DSD512 via Native DSD)
  • Internal DAC: TI PCM5102 supporting 24bit/192KHz PCM
  • Analogue Output: RCA Analog
  • Ethernet: 2 x rear panel RJ45 – Bridged Gigabit Ethernet
  • USB: 4x USB 3.0
  • Audio Formats: WAV, AIFF, FLAC, ALAC, AAC, MP3, MQA (with supported DACs)
  • Streaming & DAC: UPnP/DLNA – Controls selected UPnP streamers as endpoints via Sense, Qobuz, Tidal, Radio Paradise, Internet Radio
  • USB DAC Support: USB DACs complying to USB Audio Class 2; USB DACs supporting DSD over DoP protocol; Selected USB DACs supporting Native DSD
  • Dimensions: 227mm x 160mm x 74mm (W x D x H)
  • Weight: 1.8 Kg
  • In the box: Innuos PULSEmini Network Player, AC/DC Power Adapter, Mains Cable, 2m Ethernet Cable, Quick Start Guide