Rip it. Download it. Store it. Stream it. The VAULT 2i lets you rip all your CDs in bit-perfect, high-resolution formats or copy your existing music library to the VAULT 2i’s hard drive. Additionally stream music from cloud based services or internet radio stations. Hook it up the to your existing sound system, or pair it with a set of powered speakers and stream your digital music collection in studio-quality.
- Store thousands of tracks on the VAULT 2i’s 2TB internal hard drive.
- Rip your CDs with bit perfect precision.
- USB ports to backup and restore your personal music collection.
- Easily connect to wired home network for flawless streaming.
- Control music wirelessly with the intuitive BluOS Controller app.
- Stream your music libraries to multiple Bluesound players throughout the home.
- Access and stream Internet radio stations and cloud music services using the onboard streamer.
- Dual band Wi-Fi, and additionally also supports 2-way Bluetooth aptX HD, which means you can steam from your device via Bluetooth, as well as listen via your Bluetooth enabled headphones.
- Connect Bluesound to your Amazon Echo with the skill in the Alexa app and use Amazon’s Alexa Voice assistant to control Players around the home.
- AirPlay 2 lets you play music or podcasts from wireless stereo components throughout your house — all in sync.
Supported File Formats
MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, ALAC, OPUS
Hi-Res formats – FLAC, MQA, WAV, AIFF
2TB internal ultra-quiet hard-drive with low power consumption
FLAC, MP3 (320kbps), WAV selectable
Slot-loading mechanism for ripping standard audio CDs
Native Sampling Rates
32 – 192 kHz
Supported Operating Systems
Plays music from network shares on the following desktop operating systems: Microsoft Windows XP, 2000, Vista 7-10, Apple Macintosh 7-10
THD+N – 110dBA
Distortion – 0.005%
Free Internet Radio
TuneIn Radio, iHeartRadio, Calm Radio, Radio Paradise, LiveXLive, Radio.com
Supported Cloud Services
Spotify, Amazon Music HD, TIDAL, Deezer , Qobuz, HighResAudio (VAULT Required), Napster, KKBox, Bugs, Taihe Music ZONE, SoundMachine, IDAGIO, OraStream
Voice Control Integrations
Amazon Alexa & Google Assistant Skills
Control4, RTI, Crestron, URC, push, iPort, ELAN, Lutron, roon, Airplay 2
*Some services, features and technologies will be available soon with a firmware upgrade
Gigabit Ethernet RJ45
1 x Type-A port for connection to USB memory sticks (Fat32 or NTFS formatted) and supported peripherals
1 x Type-B (mini) for product servicing
Combo – TOSLINK / 3.5mm
Analog RCA Stereo with FIXED option
TOSLINK digital optical
Headphone 3.5mm Stereo
12 Volt trigger out
Bluetooth 5.0 aptX HD wireless built-in
Two-Way (transmit & receive)
Universal bi-pin AC Cord input (100 – 240AC)
Mobile Operating System
BluOS – Free Android and iOS App Available Online at Google Play and Apple App Store
Simple top-panel touch controls.
IR learning remote capability
Dual-Core ARM® CORTEX™ A9, 1 GHz
1.84 kg / 4.05 lbs
220 x 90 x 192 mm
8.7 x 3.54 x 7.55 in
Power Consumption (Idle)
2x AC power cords (Europe & North America)
Universal AC Power Supply
Stereo RCA Cable
Stereo 3.5mm mini-plug to RCA Cable
-10° C to 50° C, 20% to 80% relative humidity
0° C to 40° C
Available in White or Black Matte