A1 Music Player | Lumin


1000 $


Since its launch in late 2012, news of LUMIN A1 has spread to all corners of the globe, with awards and reviews coming from the industry’s most respected websites and magazines.

Computer Audiophile described LUMIN as “the network player by which all others should be judged” and 6moons’ Joël Chevassus described DSD through LUMIN as “the most exciting audio experience I’ve yet had”.


Effortlessly plays everything from DSD 128 5.6Mhz through high-res PCM to mainstream formats FLAC, Apple Lossless, MP3 and Internet radio streams.

Gapless Playback, On-Device Playlists and robust music buffering provide a superior playback experience, free from distractions.

Precision-machined from a solid block of aluminium using the finest materials, LUMIN deserves a place at the top of any audiophile’s hi-fi.

No Compromise
The highest-grade matching components, circuit design and spacious layout include true balanced audio outputs and an external toroidal power supply.

A superbly natural, attractive and uniquely designed iPad app makes music browsing and selection a pleasure for everyone.

Raw brushed aluminium. A black anodised aluminium finish is available as a special order item. Please contact your retailer for costs and lead time


Streaming Protocol
UPnP AV protocol with audio streaming extension
Gapless Playback
On-Device Playlist

Supported Audio formats
DSD Lossless:

PCM Lossless:
FLAC, Apple Lossless (ALAC), WAV, AIFF,

Compressed (Lossy) Audio:
MP3, AAC (in M4A container)

Supported Audio Sample Rates, Bit Depths, Number of Channels
PCM, 44.1kHz – 384kHz, 16 – 32bit, Stereo
DSD, 2.8MHz, 1bit, Stereo (5.6MHz on LUMIN S1)

Upsampling Rates and Bit Depths
DSD upsampling option for all files up to 96kHz

Supported Control Devices
All models of Apple iPad (v2 or later). iOS 5.0 or later required. Full Retina Display support.

App Features
High-resolution artwork. Artwork caching. AirPlay compatibility. Multiple-tag handling. ‘Composer’ tag support. Find & Filter. Tag browsing.

Ethernet network 100Base-T
USB storage, flash drive, USB hard disk (Single-partition FAT32, NTFS and EXT2/3 only)

Analog Audio:
XLR balanced, 4Vrms, pin 2 Hot
RCA unbalanced, 2Vrms

Digital Audio
BNC SPDIF:PCM 44.1kHz–192kHz, 16–24bit
DSD (DoP, DSD over PCM) 2.8MHz, 1bit

A1 Technical Specification:

DSD Support
Up to DSD64 2.8MHz, 1-bit

HDMI Output
PCM 44.1kHz–192kHz, 16–24-bit
DSD 2.8MHz, 1-bit

Analog Output Stage
Wolfson WM8741 DAC chips, 1 chip per channel
Fully balanced layout with high-quality components
Output connectors coupled with dual LUNDAHL LL7401 output transformers

Power Supply
External dual-toroidal
Available in 240V and 110V versions

LUMIN (solid aluminum chassis): 350mm (W), 345mm (D), 60mm (H), 8kg
Dual-Torodial PSDU: 100mm (W), 295mm (D), 55mm (H), 2k

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