Arcam rPlay Music Streamer Gets 5 Stars
UK-based What HiFi? magazine takes a crack at the new Arcam rPlay music streamer and finds it musical, stable and easy to use.
Adding streaming to your HiFi hasn't been easier than this. Great sounding and easy to use, the new Arcam rPlay gives you access to many different music streaming services, like TIDAL and Spotify, all made possible by DTS PlayFi. Arcam provides the guts for superb sound, including a 4-four layer circuit board and independent power supplies, so that you can enjoy resolutions up 24/192. Conveniently, you can join together up to 8 zones simultaneously, for the ultimate party mode. Hookup with ethernet or WiFi and enjoy instant access, via setup with WPS or AirPlay. Control it all with the slick DTS PlayFi app, available as a free download for iOS, Android, and Windows. $599 US retail price. Find an Arcam retailer near you.
Keep reading for excerpts from the What HiFi? review.