Melco N1-S38 SSD Server/Streamer


Melco N1-S38 SSD Server/Streamer


The flagship Melco N1 has been researched and developed from the ground up, incorporating a brand new aluminium chassis up to 5mm thick, a new mainboard, high grade low noise internal linear power supply and extensive pro-grade connectivity. These aspects add up to increased performance whilst retaining the most important goal: unrivalled sound quality.

The N1 improves on the fantastic N1ZS and N10 Melco music library products, incorporating the technologies learnt and developed to the next level.

  • Specially selected 3.84 TB SSD drive for audio performance
  • High-quality positive-click front panel buttons
  • Crystal-clear, easy-read, low-noise OLED display
  • 4x USB 3.0 ports for easy back up, expansion and DAC connectivity
  • Easy music importing from flash, CD or HDD drives
  • IEC mains inlet with true electrical ground to define the source component as ground point
  • External 10MHz clock connection (BNC)
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Technical Information

Music storage
1 x specially selected 3.84 TB SSD

Network connectivity
LAN Port-Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T),
Dedicated PLAYER port – Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T),
SFP Port (1000 mbps MAX)

USB connectivity
USB 2.0 port USB DAC-dedicated
USB 3.0 port USB DAC-dedicated/USB file import
USB 3.0 backup port
USB 3.0 expansion port
1 x front panel USB 3.0 port
USB player file support: DSF, DFF, FLAC, WAV, ALAC, AIFF and AAC

USB player sample rate support
16-32 bit (PCM) to 384 kHz:- auto downsample to suit connected DACs
Gapless PCM support
1 bit (DSD) to 11.3 MHz Quad DSD Markerless DSD support
DSD to 32 bit PCM conversion selectable Gapless DSD support
OLED displays player sample rate

External Clock Input
BNC, 10MHz, 50Ω, 0.5-5Vpp

Power supply
Pre-set 220-240 V AC or 110-120 V AC dependent on locality

Size 440 x 82 x 353mm
Weight 14kg