-Yamaha CD-N500 CD Player Streamer
The Yamaha CD-N500 CD player is a CD player and network audio player in a single unit. In addition to your own CDs, it's simple to play audio sources downloaded from the Internet and stored on a PC or NAS system. And the special NP Controller application allows you to enjoy your favourite tunes on a smartphone or tablet device via wireless connection.
Support for the vTuner radio station database enables sampling of Internet radio broadcasts throughout the world by connecting to the Internet over a LAN. Furthermore, support for music streaming allows you to enjoy a wide variety of music content. *Available via future firmware update. Service availability depends on regions.
The Yamaha CD-N500 CD player provides a USB port on the front panel for quick connection of an iPod, iPhone, iPad or USB stick. You have instant access to all your stored music, and the digital connection ensures that you hear it with the highest possible sound quality.
Download Yamaha's NP Controller app and use it to browse your device display to select the source or tune you want to play, as well as to see song information and album art. You can also make network and other settings. The app is compatible with either iOS (iPod, iPhone, iPad) or Android OS. The NP Controller app includes a Music Play function that lets you stream music wirelessly from a smartphone or tablet. There's no need to change to another app to enjoy music streaming. Now it's quick and easy to select and hear the music stored on your smartphone via your audio system.
The Yamaha CD-N500 CD player beautifully reproduces all sources as they were meant to be heard, and has a design sense based on the Yamaha Hi Fi concept. The aluminium front panel with its simple yet high-quality hairline finish features a top-grade design with a rotary encoder that's convenient for network audio control. Perfectly matching other Yamaha Hi Fi components, the Yamaha CD-N500 party ensures a high level of owner satisfaction.
The carefully considered interior layout of the Yamaha CD-N500 CD player includes left-right symmetrical audio circuitry and provides the shortest circuit path for audio signal travel, allowing sound to be faithfully reproduced without loss of audio signal purity. Furthermore, all parts were rigorously selected, including the 192 KHz/32-bit Burr-Brown high precision DAC, highly regarded for audio use.
Compatible with the FLAC 192kHz/24-bit and Apple Lossless formats, the Yamaha CD-N500 CD player uses Yamaha's advanced network audio technology to ensure optimum performance with high-resolution audio sources. It also features gapless play, which eliminates the pauses usually heard when continuous music (classical, live album) is transmitted from a network source. A Pure Direct mode can be selected for even higher quality audio output.
Multi-audio player that allows you to enjoy a wide variety of music sources Listen to Internet radio stations and access music streaming. USB Digital Connection for iPod, iPhone, iPad and USB devices. NP Controller App for smartphone and tablet. The App's Music Play function allows wireless music enjoyment. Beautiful sound and top-grade design. High-quality audio design, using carefully selected parts. Support for the FLAC 192kHz/24-bit and Apple Lossless formats.
Warranty information for Yamaha:
Yamaha products are designed and manufactured to the highest quality standards. However, if something does go wrong with the product we are here to help. From your date of purchase your product is warranted against faulty materials or workmanship for a period of 24 months.
This guarantee applies to all Yamaha Products including Air Play and Wireless Speakers, Blu Ray Players, Blue Tooth Speakers, CD Players, Headphones, Hi Fi Amplifiers and Receivers, Home Cinema Aplifiers and award Winning Mini Systems.Providing you with peace of mind and the assurance of premium Quality.