The Lumin S1 combines musicality with greater resolution and dynamics than its predecessor. Improving on an already successful product is never easy. It involved tuning every part of the system to complement the new SABRE32 DAC chips, including revising the clocking system and enhancing the external dual-toroidal power supply.
Includes DSD128 5.6Mhz 1-bit playback
4 ESS SABRE32 ES9018 DAC chips 2 units per channel delivering 16 DACs per channel in parallel
Launched in 2014 at CES, the Lumin S1 adds the capability to play Double DSD (DSD128, 5.8mhz). The Lumin S1 uses 4 ESS SABRE32 Reference DAC chips for a total of 16 DAC’s per channel, running in parallel.
The “S” standing for Statement, the Lumin S1 represents the best network music player, while maintaining that same great original musicality found in the original A1.
The power supply for the S1 is also improved over the original A1.
Whether you choose the original A1 or the newer S1 depends on system synergy, budget, etc. Contact Suncoast Audio today, the leading experts in the Lumin Network Music Player.