MELCO N1A Hardware

Melco N1A with 4TB internal storage may be the entry level of the N1 series, but it delivers performance and ease of use well in advance of any IT or computer based audio source. The N1A shares all the features of the flagship N1Z, but with a single power supply and a less costly chassis, but the basic internal architecture unchanged. There is still the unique dual Ethernet connectivity with the dedicated PLAYER port for network Streamers,  and three USB 3.0 ports for Easy BACKUP, Easy EXPANSION and connection to a USB-DAC, a CD loader for importing CDs and also Easy Import of music from a USB drive or Flash dongle.

Aluminium Fascia and Metal Wrap

- Front aluminium fascia and metal wrap

- 435mm wide panel

- Noise suppression OLED

- Front panel USB 2.0 port for Easy Import of music from USB

   devices USB-DAC

- Rear panel Backup/ Expansion/ USB 3.0 port for DAC or

   Import-CD drive


MELCO Direct Streaming Music + MELCO Ethernet Purifier

- Dual Ethernet Ports - Dedicated connection to PLAYER and LAN

- Direct Mode allows N1 to connect to Player without any Router -

   Melco gives IP address to Player

- RJ-45 with low noise light pipe LED indicators

- Micro miniature high performance network pulse transformers

- Audio grade ultra-low jitter internal data clock

- High data integrity and precision low jitter clock buffer

- FPGA voltage control system

Power Supply Unit

- 60W PSU for LAN and SSD & USB related device

- Multiple low noise voltage regulators

- 3 wire IEC with ground

Internal Disk Drive

- Selected low vibration 3.5ich HDD

- Floating HDD mount with Silicon Rubber dampers

- 2 x 2TB HDD – RAID 0, 1, SPANNED

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Series N1A
Model HA-N1AH40-EU (Silver)
HA-N1AH40BK-EU (Black)
HA-N1AH40-US (Silver)
HA-N1AH40BK-US (Black)
Support file (Server) DSF, DFF, FLAC, WAV, ALAC, AIFF, AAC, MP3, WMA, OGG, LPCM
Support file (Player) DSF, DFF, FLAC, WAV, ALAC, AIFF, AAC
Sampling rate (Server) 44.1K, 48K, 88.2K, 96K, 176K, 192K, 384K, 2.8M, 5.6M, 11.3M
Sampling rate (Player) 44.1K, 48K, 88.2K, 96K, 176K, 192K, 384K, 2.8M, 5.6M, 11.3M
Bit rate 16-32bit (PCM), 1bit (DSD)
Media Server Twonky Media Server
Terminals LAN (1000BASE-T)
Player (1000BASE-T)
Backup (USB 3.0, rear panel)
Expansion (USB 3.0, rear panel)
USB 3.0 (rear panel)
USB 2.0 (front panel)
Ground connectable bolt
Power supply unit 60 W x1
Drives Selected 3.5inch HDD 2TB x 2
Case  Aluminum front panel & Metal chassis
Size 436x70x352 mm (17.2x2.8x13.9 inches)
Weight 7kg (15.5 pounds)