With the flexibility to connect to everything, the intelligence to control your musical world with a touch, and the power to deliver an exceptional signal, the Aries G2 Wireless Streaming Transporter is the most technologically advanced, best-sounding way to bring high performance audiophile streaming to your home audio system that we’ve ever created.
Whether your digital favourites reside on your local network, USB drives, streaming services like TIDAL and Qobuz, or Internet Radio, the Aries G2 manages every connection so you can explore your entire digital universe right from our Lightning DS control app and take advantage of features like On-Device Playlists, Memory Caching, Gapless Playback and Bit-Perfect Multi-Room functionality.
With a supercharged hardware platform, the Aries G2 has got the power to build an astonishingly pure, bit-perfect stream for music formats up to DSD512 over Wi-Fi for truly exceptional sound performance. Whether on its own or matched with other G Series devices from AURALiC, the Aries G2 redefines audio connectivity and performance.
Aries G2 sports an all-new industrial design that’s engineered to set a new standard for sound quality, heightening the user experience and looking every bit as good as it sounds. Offering features like full galvanic isolation to optimise the sound of today’s highest-resolution formats.
Aries G2 offers nearly-universal connectivity for access to all your digital sources. Tri-band Wi-Fi and Ethernet open your system to UPnP/DLNA media servers, shared network folders, high-resolution Internet Services, and Internet Radio, as well as RoonReady, Bluetooth, AirPlay, and SongCast control.
With a 4-inch true colour in-plane switching display, featuring a resolution of over 300ppi and providing complete operational feedback, including playback status, configuration settings, and a full library view for browsing your collection.
- Dual Femto Clocks
- Smart-IR Control
- Dual Purer-Power
- 1GB Memory Cache
- Lossless Streaming Formats: AIFF, ALAC, APE, DIFF, DSF, FLAC, OGG, WAV and WV
- Lossy Streaming Formats: AAC, MP3, MQA and WMA
- PCM Sampling Rates: 44.1KHz to 384KHz in 32Bit
- DSD Sampling Rates: DSD64(2.8224MHz), DSD128(5.6448MHz), DSD256(11.2896MHz), DSD512(22.57892MHz)
- Streaming Inputs: AURALiC Lightning DS for iOS, AURALiC Lightning DS for web browser (device settings only), OpenHome compatible control software (BubbleUPnP, Kazoo), Roon (Roon Core required separately)
- Audio Outputs: AURALiC Lightning Link
- Digital Outputs: AES/EBU, Coaxial, Toslink
- USB Output: USB Host to compatible DAC
- Wired Network: Gigabit Ethernet
- Wireless Network: 802.11b/g/n/ac Tri-Band WiFi
- Power Consumption: Sleep, <10W / Playback, 50W at max
- Finish: Anodized precision-machined aluminum case in matte black