Cambridge CXN (V2) Network Streamer
digital convenience and quality. CXN (V2) further refines the seamless digital
music experience that made the original a What Hi-Fi? award winner, three years
running. A faster processor opens up new possibilities, giving you a
richer internet radio experience and a greater level of playback control
AWARD WINNING STREAMING FROM THE CAMBRIDGE AUDIO CXN
Cambridge Audio, we strive to keep moving forward. That’s why, despite winning
What Hi-Fi?’s ‘Best Streamer’ category three years running, we’re still working
to improve the best sounding network player around. The new Cambridge Audio CXN
(V2) network streamers increased processing power refines your digital music
experience, making it a joy to use and opening up new
Almost 50 years of hi-fi expertise goes into every single one of
our products to ensure they sound spot on – the CXN (V2) is no different.
Your music is passed through our unique ATF2 upsampling
technology (read more on this wizardry here) and then through dual Wolfson WM8740 DACs
(premium digital to analogue converters).
All audio is upscaled to a hi-res 24bit/384kHz format
using polynomial curve fitting interpolation. Every song has even more acute
detail and warm depth, so you’ll be able to enjoy musical nuances that you’ve
never heard before in songs that you’ve heard a thousand times.
Our engineers spent hours tuning the CXN (V2) the old school
way, by ear, which we believe is the only way to achieve a sound quality that
genuinely moves you.
We wanted to design a product that allows you to play any song
in the world from any device.
The CXN (V2) network streamer will play almost anything you
want. Thanks to its huge processing power and slick functionality from our
award winning StreamMagic platform, it doesn’t make a fuss of it or skip a
single beat, it just plays your music instantly.
Cambridge Audio CXN (V2) introduces mpeg-DASH and HLS
compatibility out of the box, which allows for higher quality, more consistent
live streams, creating an intimate internet radio experience. Because the
CXN (V2) supports DASH, your favourite radio stations from the BBC will be
available in 320 kbps.
We’ve included; Spotify Connect, Airplay, Internet Radio, NAS
Drive/ UPnP compatibility, asynchronous USB, Coax and TOSLINK digital inputs,
DSD64 support and AptX Bluetooth (with added BT100 receiver).
There’s a lovely big colour screen on the front so you can
always see the album artwork and commands that you’re sending to the unit. To
make control as seamless as possible, we’ve built our own app – Cambridge
Whether it’s flicking through albums, building playlists or
setting presets, the app allows simple and intuitive browsing of all the
connected sources from the comfort of your chair. And with the Cambridge Audio
CXN (V2) network streamer you’ll find even more control as you’ll be able
to seek through digital music playing from your desktop, NAS, USB or Spotify to
pinpoint your favourite music moments.
We’ve completely removed any obstructions or complicated menus
between you and your favourite music, leaving the CXN (V2) simply as a catalyst
to an incredible listening experience.