ALTAIR can work as a full function streamer / music server or a stand-alone DAC. When working as a streamer, you can:
- Stream music from NAS or computer.
- Stream music from TIDAL, Qobuz through Lightning DS.
- Stream music from Deezer, Spotify, Pandora through AirPlay or Bluetooth.
- Use it as a RoonReady endpoint with your Roon software.
- Use it as a virtual sound card of your computer through Songcast.
If you prefer to use it as a stand-alone DAC, then you get:
- AES/EBU input with sampling rate support up to 24Bit/192K
- Coaxial input with sampling rate support up to 24Bit/192K
- Toslink input with sampling rate support up to 24Bit/192K
- Asynchronous USB input with sampling rate support up to 32Bit/384K with DSD64, DSD128 and DS256 support (DSD256 is not available for Mac OS X).