Melco N100-H50: Digital Music Library with 5TB Limited Edition Capacity

Melco N100 H50

Melco Audio has announced a large digital music library, the Melco N100-H50. In fact, this is the same model N100-H20, but with an increased capacity of the built-in storage from 2 to 5 TB.

The N100-H50 will receive the same 215mm half-width case, borrowed in part from the higher N1Z series. From there, the general architecture and the RISC processor used are taken. The novelty can be used as a local Hi-Res player with a DAC output.

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An optional dedicated Ethernet port connects the N100-H50 directly to a network player. Streaming Hi-Res live from HighresAudio.com and other sources is also possible. Melco promised to increase their number by the end of the year.

Bitrates up to 32-bit / 384 kHz and Octo DSD are supported, as well as the streaming DSD Melco option. The novelty also works via USB (import and direct playback).

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In addition to the front panel or compatible radio remote controls, you can use the proprietary Melco Music HD app to control the N100-H50. The novelty also works over UPnP. The appearance of the N100-H50 in black or silver is promised in early July.

In the UK, the Melco N100-H50 digital music library will cost £ 2,500 – £ 500 more than the existing N100-H20, which will also remain on sale.

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