Mu-so Qb gains the new 2nd Generation illuminated volume dial, complete with a full control array and a proximity sensor: it lights up as your hand approaches it. Mu-so Qb 2nd Generation can also be controlled via the updated Naim app and a new remote control handset
Available in the same burnished grey aluminium chassis and with the same upgraded speaker grille design as its Mu-so big brother, Mu-so Qb 2nd Generation wireless speaker can also be customised with optional replacement grilles in the same Olive, Terracotta or Peacock colours.
The 300W unit includes new speaker drivers – optimised in conjunction with Focal and Naim’s VerVent Audio associate. The, the Qb now has an upgraded DSP with more than 10 times extra processing power.
Stream your music in high-resolution quality (Qb can handle files up to 32bit/384kHz) via UPnPTM or through AirPlay 2 (including Apple Music), Spotify Connect, TIDAL, Chromecast built-in and Internet radio. Upgraded Wi-Fi connectivity is available with Ethernet. You can also connect devices wirelessly via Bluetooth. Mu-so Qb 2nd Generation’s USB input supports music playback from USB drives, while its optical input means you can connect your TV.
A multiroom set up can be arranged via the remote. Available for iOS and Android devices, the updated Naim app allows you to browse by artist, genre, album and more, complete with artwork and extended music information. You can also control volume, light settings, room modes and create playlists. As a further option, Mu-so Qb 2nd Generation is Roon Ready, too.
Out on 2 September, at £749.
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