The sMS-1000SQ Windows Edition is the new way of music server based on Windows Server OS besides the original Linux OS based sMS-1000SQ.
After a longer period of reasearch and testing, SOtM proudly announce the first Windows OS based server which is simply so much better than any existing windows based server on the market, SOtM’s sMS-1000SQ Windows Edition is unequaled and capable to deliver the best sound quality available today.
Here are the key points why sMS-1000SQ Windows Edition is so special:
First, in order to fundamentally enhance the already great sound quality of a Windows Server 2012 R2 based music server, we chose to use the award-winning AudiophileOptimizer from Switzerland based Highend-AudioPC.
The AudiophileOptimizer is gaining popular favor from audiophiles around the world since more than two years. It is installed as first piece of software to ensure the best sound quality possible, even outperforming Linux based music servers. The Audiophile Optimizer specifically optimizes the Windows OS with only one goal in mind, to reproduce the highest sounds quality possible. In short, SOtM sMS-1000SQ Windows Edition is purified Windows OS by Audiophile Optimizer.
Second, the users can easily obtain high quality internet streaming service via ROON, and are capable to build the multi-zone network audio system configuration.
Third, Windows 8.1 OS can be installed as an option for those users desiring the common PC operation such as internet surfing, video playback and etc. With that, the sMS-1000SQ can be referred to Windows OS device, which is specialized in obtaining the high quality sound, allowing using of all functions on Windows OS based on the reputable sMS-1000SQ Hardware performance.
Fourth, sMs-1000SQ Windows Edition uses tX-USBexp as the basic feature and allows external power to the USB audio port presenting the highest sound quality.
Plus, the sMS-1000SQ Windows Edition allows using the internet streaming services like TIDAL or Qobuz, and common music playback programs like Foobar2000 and JRiver.
The sMS-1000SQ Windows Edition offers the best sound & technic as the original sMS-1000SQ does, both sMS-1000SQ series provide the most satisfied sound quality no matter what kinds of audio systems users may desire to build, they can enjoy fantastic sound performance with SOtM sMS-1000SQ server.
Windows Server 2012 R2 with AudiophileOptimizer pre-installed and configured
Roonserver for multi zone internet streaming audio system
Various audio player application support
Video playback support
Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials
Standard Installation is without MediaPlayers pre-installed
Upon request available with MediaPlayers pre-installed
(Roon, TIDAL, Qobuz, Foobar2000 & JRiver)
High-End Audio Optimization
SOtM customized version of the AudiophileShell included
Basic standard storage
64G SSD for Windows Server 2012 R2
(Also available as 120GB, 250GB, 500GB, etc.)
Optional data storage
Various disk sizes from 500GB to 4TB available
USB output model
Audio grade USB 3.0 port (tX-USBexp)
External power input jack
USB power on/off switch
USB audio class 2.0 support
Digital output model
AES/EBU, Coaxial, Optical output
Analog output model
Balanced output voltage: 1.9Vrms
Unbalanced output voltage: 0.95 Vrms
Supports 32bit/192KHz PCM
THD+N: 0.005% > @ 1KHz
Output band width: -3dB@100KHz
Input Voltage: +19Vdc
Power: Max 60W
Operating temperature: +10 ~ +30℃
Storage temperature: 0 ~ +40℃
Operating & storage humidity: 10% ~ 90%