Bluesound NODE 2

Free Your Digital Music Collection, and Discover Music Services.

Easily connect the NODE 2 to any existing stereo or home theater system, to unlock and discover a world full of music streaming services and Internet radio stations. Filled with an array of analog and digital input and output options, the NODE 2 brings infinite playback choices into your very own sonic domain.

New Generation 2 Features

Powerful ARM® Cortex™-A9 CPU running at 1GHz
Improved connectivity with both Analog and Optical Inputs
IR Sensor with TV Connect learning function
Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX® high-fidelity codec support
Headphone Output with Dedicated Amplifier
Coax Digital Audio Out (NODE 2, VAULT 2)
Gigabit Ethernet speed
New advanced Wi-Fi design
Best-in–class audio performance



  • Stream music to multiple Bluesound Players all over the home
  • Access and connect to internet radio stations, cloud music services, and your own local music library
  • Control music wirelessly with an intuitive Controller App for iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and Windows & Mac OS X desktops
  • Stream your digital music collection to your existing stereo system
  • Stream Internet radio and cloud music services
  • Simple setup, easily expandable
  • Up to 24/192 full res playback
  • ARM Cortex A9, 1 GHz processor
  • 32-bit/192kHz DAC
  • Simple Touch Panel control
  • iOS and Android app controllers
  • WiFi and GigE Ethernet
  • Digital and analog connections (see below)
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, Apple Macintosh OS X 7-10 for music sharing
  • Playback of FLAC, AAC, ALAC, WAV, AIFF, WMA, WMA-L, OGG, and MP3
  • IR input with remote learning capability
  • Black or white finish

Technical Specifications

  • Signal-to-noise ratio: -110 dB
  • Distortion: THD+N, 0.005%
  • Power consumption (idle): 6 watts
  • Dimensions: 8.7″ x 1.8″ x 5.7″
  • Weight: 2.45 lbs.



  • Ethernet/LAN: Ethernet RJ45/GigE
  • WiFi (built-in): 802.11 b/g/n WiFi
  • Bluetooth (built-in): Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX
  • Optical/analog input: Combo jack (Toslink/3.5mm mini-jack)
  • USB In: Type A (Fat32 Formatted)
  • USB: Type B (Mini) for product servicing
  • Audio ouput: Analog RCA Stereo with FIXED option
  • Digital outputs: TOSLINK digital optical x 1, coaxial x 1
  • Headphone output: 3.5mm stereo
  • Subwoofer output: RCA
  • IR optical (built-in)
  • IR input: 3.5mm mini-jack
  • Trigger output: 12V
  • Universal bi-pin AC cord input (100-240 AC)


Included Accessories

  • 120V AC power cable (230V AC power cable)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Stereo RCA-to-RCA cable
  • 3.5mm stereo mini-plug-to-RCA cable
  • Toslink optical to 3.5mm mini adaptor
  • Quick set-up guide

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