The NODE X marks 10 years of Bluesound, advancing the world
of multi-room hi-res music streaming to create a modern addition to your
existing hi-fi system or powered speakers.
To celebrate 10 years of #LivingHiFi, the NODE X offers a
new take on the iconic NODE with a silver finish, premium ESS Sabre DAC, and
dedicated THX headphone amplifier. Enhance your existing HiFi setup or powered
speakers with this modern addition. With a few taps on the BluOS Controller
app, available for iOS, Android, Mac, and PC, you can explore near unlimited
collections of music, from hundreds of internet radio stations to dozens of
streaming services and your own digital music library.
to any existing stereo amplifier, AV receiver, or powered audio system.
by a state of the art Quad-Core 1.8GHz ARM® Cortex™ A53 processor and a
premium ESS Sabre HiFi DAC.
of the art headphone amplifier features THX’s Achromatic Audio Amplifier
(THX AAA™) technology and a full-sized 1/4” (6.35mm) jack for no-compromise
eARC connectivity, digital, optical and analog input/output options, with
wired and wireless headphone and subwoofer outputs.
audio streaming with access to Internet radio stations, cloud music
services, and your own local music library.
band Wi-Fi, Gigabit Ethernet and support for 2-way Bluetooth aptX™ HD
Bluetooth ensures music playback without interruption.
and control a seamless multi-room system with the intuitive BluOS
panel touch controls with presets.
input and remote learning capability – Control it with the included
Bluesound RC1 Remote Controller.
with the BluVoice skill in the Alexa app and use Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant
to control Players around the home.
2 lets you play music or podcasts from wireless stereo components throughout
your house — all in sync.
MEET THE NODE X
Since its inception, the iconic NODE has proven that audio
quality, convenience and affordability can live together in one compact unit.
The NODE X re-imagines some of the best parts of the NODE’s product design and
takes ‘just add streaming’ into the next generation of audiophiles.
WIFI YOUR HIFI
Bring 24-bit hi-res streaming to an existing stereo or to
your powered speakers and access all the music ever recorded with a few taps of
the BluOS Controller app for iOS, Android, or Mac or PC computers. Hundreds of
internet radio stations, premium music services like Tidal, Qobuz, Deezer,
Spotify and dozens of other music streaming services, are integrated with the
NODE X’s operating system, making music discovery seamless and exciting.
FORM MEETS FUNCTION
Don't let the size and minimalist looks of the NODE X fool
you into diminishing its capabilities. Inside, the NODE X features a premium
ESS Sabre DAC design that supports 24-bit/192 kHz audio processing, along with
a high-end headphone amplifier driven by THX AAA™ technology and a full-sized
¼” (6.35mm) headphone jack for the ultimate no-compromise, wired headphone
Bring music into your NODE X using HDMI eARC, Wi-Fi or
Ethernet, Apple AirPlay 2, aptX™ HD Bluetooth, or USB, to hear audio content
from streaming services, TV, and your own music library. Listen to your music
through your HiFi system or through wired or wireless headphones, by connecting
to the RCA, TOSLINK optical, aptX™ HD Bluetooth, 3.5mm jack, Apple devices, or
other Bluesound or BluOS players.
FROM ANYWHERE TO EVERYWHERE.
Bit-perfect music listening can happen away from your HiFi
system with the NODE X as your multi-room hub. The award-winning BluOS platform
is the only platform in the world that can support up to 64 players, all
streaming in 24-bit hi-res audio. With a growing stable of brands and devices
being added to the BluOS platform, the NODE X opens up a world of hi-res
listening options throughout your home that no other player can.
Quick access controls like play/pause, track skipping, and
volume are available as touch panel controls at the top of the NODE X, via
voice assistants like Siri, Alexa, or Google Voice, or by programming your own
IR remote or the included Bluesound RC1. Advanced controls, including tone
controls, subwoofer crossover optimization, and settings to enhance external
DAC connections are available in the BluOS Controller app. The NODE X can also
be integrated into a smart home with full-feature drivers for Lutron, Elan,
RTI, Crestron, and other popular home control systems.
THE MULTI-ROOM DREAM.
Seamlessly connect the NODE X to multiple Bluesound speakers
throughout the home with the BluOS Controller app and create an intuitive
multi-room music system unlike any other.
Control Systems Control4, Crestron, URC, RTI, ELAN, Lutron
Status Indicator RGB LED x 2
Play/Pause Button Touch LED
Volume Control Buttons Touch Slider LED
Previous/Next Track Buttons Touch LED
Preset Buttons Touch LED x 5
Proximity Sensor Yes
Included Accessories RC1 Remote Control
120V AC Power Cord
230V AC Power Cord
Stereo RCA to RCA Cable
TOSLINK Optical to 3.5mm Mini Adaptor
Quick Setup Guide
10th Anniversary Insert
Storage Environment -10°C to 50°C, 20% to 80% relative humidity
Operating Environment 0°C to 40°C
Product Weight 1.09kg/2.4lbs
Product Dimensions 220 x 46 x 146 mm
8.7 x 1.8 x 5.7 in
Shipping Weight 2.28kg/5.03lbs
Shipping Dimensions 300 x 300 x 74 mm
11.8 x 11.8 x 2.75 in