Melco N1Z2

$ 5,995

Music Server/Streamer


Melco N1Z2

Audiophile Network Music Library and Server

The Melco N1Z2 is the improved version of the original N1Z.  It is the flagship of the new Mk2 series.  An ultimate audiophile grade network music library and server that stands head and shoulders above its competition.  The Melco N1Z2 comes with on-board storage.  Furthermore, it has outstanding sound quality and extremely easy setup and operation.

The N1Z2 is a dedicated Neutrik USB 2.0 port connects to the DAC for optimum sound quality.


EAR Hi-Fi Music Gear Review

“The Melco N1Z is a lovely piece of kit, very well built and thoroughly thought out, all it needs is a dedicated control app to make it irresistible to those after a genuinely refined digital audio experience. The option to add a peripheral disc drive means that you can import a CD library without resorting to the computer and the dedicated USB output negates the need for a network streamer. All in all a very fine piece of kit indeed, I want one!”



Newly Improved Features of the Melco N1Z2 

  • New capacitor bank to isolate the mdedial grade power supply in order to further reduce internal noise
  • A new higher current 3-pole IEC Connector with true ground
  • A dedicated Neutrik USB 2.0 port connects to the DAC for optimum sound quality
  • 2 x built-in power supply noise filter
  • New 6TB HDD with vibration isolating cradles to ensure a new low level of vibration combined with capacity increase.
  • Simple USB expansion and back-up
  • Storage expandable with exernal USB drives
  • Dual Power Supplies – Isolating LAN and internal data
  • Rigid “H” frame construction
  • USB connection to external USB DAC
  • Direct CD importing via external USB drive

Constructed as a pure Audiophile Source Component

  • Heavy aluminium extrusions, bead blasted to a beautiful anodised finish
  • High stability noise eliminating H cross-frame construction for mechanical integrity
  • Single press power button – same as Hi-Fi components and unlike any IT device
  • Comfortable front panel buttons with positive click for easy operation
  • OLED display to reduce internal noise
  • Rear USB 3.0 ports – BACKUP, EXPANSION USB-DAC or Easy Import from Flash drive, CD drive or HDD
  • 3 pole IEC mains inlet with true electrical ground to define source component as ground point, and internal power-line noise filter.
  • TAOC vibration isolating feet

MELCO Direct Streaming Music + MELCO Ethernet Purifier

  • Dual Ethernet ports – dedicated PLAYER port and LAN port
  • Direct Mode allows N1 to connect to Player without any Router (Melco gives IP address to Player)
  • RJ-45 with low noise light pipe LED indicators
  • Micro miniature high performance network pulse transformers
  • Audio grade ultra-low jitter internal data clock
  • High data integrity and precision low jitter clock buffer
  • FPGA voltage control system

MELCO Local USB-DAC Player

  • Simply connect a USB-DAC to the connected port to use the  N1Z/2 as Player and Transport
  • Play Local stored music, Network music from UPnP player, Streaming Music (requires Android Tablet), USB Music and CD
  • Control and music selection from the front panel OLED display
  • Control from your favourite iOS or Android App

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