April was a family affair as a number of complete families of devices passed through our QA department, with a total of 33 Roon Ready and 5 Roon Tested devices joining more than 350 other devices in our partner programs. It’s hard to believe the first Roon Ready devices shipped only 3 years ago!
Enjoy these offerings from Bowers and Wilkins, Bluesound, cocktailAudio, Waversa, Bel Canto, Nagra, and Holo Audio.
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Lindemann returns with a new Roon Ready device, Pro-Ject add their first Roon Ready option, McIntosh gets Roon Tested designation, and two brand new manufacturers join the mix!
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Five manufacturers introduced Roon Ready and Roon Tested devices in February! Check out the offerings from Devialet, IQaudIO, Kalista, Kii Audio, and MBL.
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What a month! January brought us Roon Ready devices from Ayre, Chord, dCS, ELAC, exaSound, Gold Note, Metrum, and Sonore. From portable solutions to all-in-one behemoths, there’s a new Roon Ready device for you.
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What better way to kick off the new year than with our biggest update yet?
Version 1.6 introduces the brand new Roon Radio, integration with the Qobuz music service, and an improved user experience across several areas of the application.
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There was no better way to finish off 2018 than with 6 more Roon Ready and Roon Tested devices! Part two of December’s Roon partner update included offerings from Cary Audio, JBL, Mark Levinson, Mytek, and Mutec.
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December has been the busiest month for Roon partnerships to date, with 7 brands introducing 15 new Roon Ready and Roon Tested devices just in time for the holiday season. These devices seamlessly integrate with Roon, and are guaranteed to provide the highest standard of user experience and audio quality.
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Roon now streams to any Chromecast device! This includes the Google Home family of smart speakers, Chromecast and Chromecast Audio receivers, and a wide range of third party products. In addition to Roon Ready, AirPlay, Sonos, Linn, Devialet AIR, Squeezebox, and other network audio products, this new features boosts the number of Roon-compatible devices into the thousands.
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We’re very pleased to announce our fifth major software update: Roon 1.5. In the four months since we released 1.4, we’ve launched our first hardware products (Nucleus and Nucleus+) and introduced home automation support with Crestron and Control4 modules. As the Roon team continues to grow, the pace of our releases is increasing so we can bring more features to our members more frequently.
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We’ve been asked this question about a million times since we announced Nucleus – our first hardware product – last year, so we’ve put together a comprehensive white paper that discusses the concept behind the product, the design decisions that were made during the development process, and the nitty-gritty of the hardware and software technologies we ended up using. This post is an overview of some of that information; if you want the whole story, go read the paper!
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