The QUAD Vena II Play is the latest addition to the best-selling QUAD Vena series of integratedamplifiers. It is also heralds the arrival of wireless audio streaming and multi-room technology tothe QUAD product portfolio. Based on the recently upgrade and richly specified Vena II, the QUAD Vena II Play incorporates the acclaimed DTS Play-Fi® platform.
With DTS Play-Fi® Technology, music can be streamed over your wireless network in high resolution format and can be easily expanded to an ultimate multi-room system if required. You can stream from any source on your wireless network, including smart-phones, tablets or PCs as well as a NAS Drive.
The DTS Play-Fi® platform offers a wealth of music options from around the globe. Spotify, Tidal, HD Tracks, Deezer, Amazon Music, Napster, KKBox and Sirius XM, to name a few. Browse a radio guide with thousands of stations and podcasts, or stream from a home media server with DLNA compatibility.
QUAD Vena II Play borrows more than just looks from its sibling, the Vena II – utilizing much of the same high-specification design, including the ES9018K2M from the Sabre32 Reference DAC as well as the aptX Bluetooth connectivity, it has all the pure musicality of QUAD coursing through its very versatile circuitry.
There is also a sma ering of both digital and analogue connections, including an MM phono stage, for a turntable. So however you want to enjoy your music, analogue or digital, the QUAD Vena II Play will have you connected and ready to play.
- Integrated Amplifier – 2x 45W RMS (8Ω) / 2x 65W RMS (4Ω)
- Wi-Fi® Technology – DTS Play-Fi streams music over standard Wi-Fi networks, delivering perfectly synchronized audio, with no lag and zero loss in sound quality
- Any Operating System – Fully compatible with all operating systems: Apple iOS, AndroidTM, Windows® PC, and FireOS
- Easy Setup – No logins, no complicated computer-based setups. Just download the app and within minutes, you’reready to listen
- DTS Play-Fi App – Simply download the free app and immediately send songs via Wi-Fi to any speaker in any room of the house
- Multi-room – Enjoy music in every room of your house — allat once, perfectly synchronized, with no lag. You’re incontrol
- Lossless Audio Streaming – Stream in 24-bit/192kHz with compatible streaming services and files formats
- ESS Sabre32 ES9018K2M Reference DAC – As seen in the award-winning QUAD Vena II and many high-end audio solutions
- Ethernet Connection – Wired internet connection for high bandwidth applications
- Play From Any Bluetooth Device – High quality Bluetooth APTX receiver
- Turntable Ready – Built-in MM Phono stage
- 1 x optical / 1x coaxial / 2 x Aux – Whole system connectivity
- NEW LED Volume Indicator – Customisable visual volumedisplay
- Dedicated Spotify connect LED indicator
WIRELESS STREAMING TECHNOLOGY
What is DTS Play-Fi®?
DTS Play-Fi is premium whole-home wireless audio, now available from the largest ecosystem of brands in the world. Stream your favorite content with astounding audio quality, from every device that you’ve got. All DTS Play-Fi products are seamlessly interoperable, so you can find the perfect speaker for every room, and know that they will all make beautiful music together.
Whole home audio, made easy
DTS Play-Fi sends audio from mobile devices to speakers throughout the home using a proprietary streaming, synchronization, and authentication technology.
Freedom of choice, at last
Every single DTS Play-Fi product works perfectly with all the rest, regardless of brand, so you get a huge range of options to customize your home, and one simple, elegant listening experience. DTS Play-Fi offers an unparalleled selection of audio products for your home, from compact ba ery-powered speakers to powerful soundbars, built by the most respected audio brands in the business. No more compromising your style or taste to get a high-quality wireless audio solution.
An endless supply of music
DTS Play-Fi comes with a wealth of music options from around the globe. Spotify, *Pandora, Deezer, Napster, KKBox and Sirius XM, to name a few. Browse a radio guide with thousands of stations and podcasts, or stream from a home media server. Stay tuned, because new services are added all the time. * Pandora is enabled for select Play-Fi products only.
Works with every device you’ve got
Of course your music is always close by. And we know you have all kinds of devices in your life. That’s why DTS Play-Fi is built especially for smartphones, tablets, and PCs. We have easy-to-use software for Android, iOS, Kindle Fires, and Windows. We support streaming via AirPlay, and Spotify Connect, too. Any way you want to play, it just works.
Want to sit down in a specific room and appreciate the fine subtleties of your high resolution audio collection? DTS Play-Fi has you covered. Critical Listening mode allows you to send your high resolution audio files to your premium DTS Play-Fi product with no transcoding or downsampling, no wires necessary.
No longer do you need to suffer through the tiny speakers of your laptop or tablet when watching videos or YouTube. With the DTS Play-Fi app for *Windows, turn on Video mode, and send the audio to the nearest DTS Play-Fi product to enjoy your video with premium sound wirelessly A/V synchronized.
More ways to control your music We integrate with the software and hardware controls on your phone, tablet, or computer. Pause or seek through tracks in the notification or lock screen, or just leave the phone in your pocket and use the volume rocker to raise the noise throughout your house.
Got a smart watch? DTS Play-Fi can be controlled from both Android Wear and Apple Watch systems. Easily see what’s playing at a glance, and quickly change up how the sessions going, without ever having to touch your phone.
DTS Play-Fi Headphones
With the new DTS Play-Fi Headphones app, you can enjoy high quality TV audio privately through any pair of headphones. Not only do you get the great sound quality and tight A/V synchronization of DTS Play-Fi, you can also connect to multiple headphones or speakers at the same time. This app is only available on iOS and Android is coming soon!