Selekt new features Davaar 75

Davaar 75 brings Wi-fi and Bluetooth to Linn Selekt

13 February 2020

New Davaar software – for all Linn DS/DSM products and Series 3 – adds some nice new features to Linn Selekt:

  • Wi-Fi network connectivity for Selekt (on all existing Selekt devices)
  • Bluetooth audio playback for Selekt (on all existing Selekt devices)
  • Configurable SPDIF input/output for Selekt (on all existing Selekt devices on SPDIF 1 connector)
  • MPEG2 AAC support for Selekt with surround module and Core 1 products with HDMI 2.0 and surround module

as well as some maintenance and bug fixes including:

– improvements to changing between wired and wireless networks
– improvements to reading TuneIn favourites
– fixed hang when connection to Linn Account was interrupted
– added mechanism for clearing Wi-Fi credentials from device

To update your unit, open Linn Konfig, select ‘Updates’ tab and follow prompts for each product, or follow Linn’s instructions here. Once the updated is complete, please power-cycle your system at the mains for optimum performance.

Linn Davaar 75 Build 360 (4.75.360) software update released 13th Feb 2020. View the full release notes here.

The update is very straightforward but any questions, give us a call on 01244 345 576.

Naim Qobuz iPad

Naim Audio adds native Qobuz support

10 February 2020

** 10th Feb update – it’s here! Download free firmware upgrade through the Naim App now **

Finally! Naim Audio is adding native Qobuz support to it’s streaming products.

Qobuz offers the most comprehensive CD-quality music catalogue currently available and the largest selection of albums in true high-resolution studio quality.

This week the free, over-the-air firmware update will arrive for Uniti Atom, Star and Nova all-in-one systems as well as ND5 XS2, NDX2 and ND555 network players, enabling seamless access to Qobuz streaming services – including true high-resolution streaming up to 24-bit/192kHz quality – from within the Naim control app. Follow the in-app prompt or select ‘check for updates’.

An update for 2nd Generation Mu-so and Mu-so Qb wireless music systems will follow in Spring 2020. In the meantime, owners of the Mu-so range can enjoy Qobuz in up to 24bit/96kHz quality via Chromecast.

Here’s the full press release from Naim: Naim Qobuz press release January 2020 – final

New Linn App

New Linn App now available

3 February 2020

Linn has launched and a new and improved user interface – Linn App – for control of its digital streaming products. The new and improved app replaces Kazoo for iOS users and offers a host of new features designed to enhance the user experience.

Quick Access: Browse, Search, Queue, Room selection and System setting tabs are always on screen, making it quick and easy to access anything you need at all times.

Global Search: Quickly find the music you’re looking for across all streaming services and stored music content at the same time.

Access Playlists from Anywhere: Playlists are now stored on the cloud, so you can access them from anywhere and play them on any Linn DSM player, simply by logging into your Linn Account.

Basic System Configuration: Access to user configuration options, such as the ability to rename rooms and sources, add sources plus the ability to update to the latest software for selected products.

Linn App is available now to download for iOS in the App store here and will be introduced for Android later this year.

Naim Uniti Core update

Naim Uniti Core Firmware update 2.5.2

13 November 2019

Naim Audio today released firmware update 2.5.2 for Uniti Core hard disk music server and ripper that brings a number of fixes and improvements.

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Naim NDX2

Naim AirPlay® 2 Streamer Update

6 November 2019

Apple AirPlay 2 support has been added to Naim Audio’s dedicated network players – the ND5 XS2, NDX 2 and ND 555 – via a free over-the-air firmware update.

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Naim Uniti range

Naim Audio – Firmware update 3.3.0 for Uniti Atom, Star and Nova

4 October 2019

Naim Audio have just released a major Firmware update for the Uniti range which fixes a range of display and usability issues and adds fresh internet radio functionality.

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Selekt Surround

Linn Selekt DSM Surround

25 April 2019

The first upgrade modules are now available for Linn Selekt DSM, aimed squarely at movie-lovers.

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Naim Warranty Guidelines

12 April 2019

Naim Audio Warranty Policy Update.An updated warranty policy from Naim Audio is available for reference.

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Heads Up – Airplay 2 and DAB/FM coming to Naim Uniti

11 April 2019

Impending good news for Naim Uniti owners. Two new features are en route to you – Apple Airplay 2 and DAB/FM.

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Naim SuperUniti

TIDAL fix for Mu-so and legacy Naim streamers

15 March 2019

Good news from Naim Audio for Mu-so and legacy streamer owners who may have been experiencing problems with TIDAL streaming service. The problem has been diagnosed and a simple power-cycle of your product should ensure the fix is implemented.

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Surround Sound upgrade for Linn DSM

17 January 2019

A surround processing upgrade is now available for Linn Klimax DSM and Akurate DSM*, offering a high performance solution with any speakers and providing the opportunity to update your existing Linn Surround Sound system with the latest high performance.
The simple upgrade, fitted to the HDMI 2.0 board in the field, provides on-board processing of up to 7.1 channels of Dolby and DTS audio.

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Linn Davaar

Linn DSM – Davaar 66 firmware release

15 November 2018

New firmware for Linn DS/DSM products has been released – Davaar 66 Build 255 (4.66.255).  This release adds new features for Selekt DSM as well as minor bug fixes for other Linn products.

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Naim Mu-so AirPlay2

Apple AirPlay 2 comes to Naim Mu-so

5 November 2018

Apple AirPlay 2 technology becomes available this week for the Naim Audio Mu-so range, bringing with it highly advanced multi-room audio capabilities and natural voice controls via Apple’s Siri virtual assistant.

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Linn Kazoo

New Kazoo Maintenance Release (v4.13.21).

19 October 2018

New Linn Kazoo maintenance release now available – no functionality changes but some minor bug fixes.

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Naim Uniti Core

New Patch Update for Naim Uniti Core (v. 2.5.1)

18 October 2018

A new software patch has just been released for Naim Uniti Core. 2.5.1 – minor bug fixes. The update will become available for all users via a notification in the Naim app.

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Chord Electronics digital secrets revealed – mind blown!

2 October 2018

Warning: this is techy, very techy, but if you want to know the secrets behind Chord Electronics’ DAC technology and in particular the game-changing (and controversial) Hugo M-Scaler, read on.

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Naim App update – faster, slicker, better.

31 August 2018

An improved version of the Naim App will be available for free download early next week from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store, making it easier and quicker to discover and control your Naim products.

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Roon Ready Naim

22 August 2018

Naim Audio’s new streaming trio – ND555, NDX 2 and ND5 XS 2 – are all Roon Ready.

But just what is Roon again? Put simply, it’s a searchable, surfable encyclopedia of music. Roon analyses your music collection and your listening behaviour to find and present photos, bios, reviews, lyrics, concerts, etc. that are relevant to you; making connections between artists, composers, performers, conductors and producers. Roon is a bit like targeted advertising but useful rather than annoying! It’s very clever and it will likely make you stay up way too late, weaving a web of musical discovery.

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Naim Uniti range

Naim Uniti Software Update – 2.6.1

23 June 2018

Coming soon – Naim Uniti software version 2.6.1. Sit back and wait for your notification in the Naim App.

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iOS & Android Streamer Support Release

22 June 2018

Good news – new updates to iOS and Android this week will fix some of the annoying (albeit minor) issues in operating Naim streamers.

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Linn and roon

Linn and roon make friends…

1 June 2018

Finally… Linn streamers are roon controllable.

As control apps go, Kazoo is one of the best, maybe that’s why it took Linn so long to embrace roon – but finally, Linn DS products can now be controlled using this exceptional interface.

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MOON 390 MiNDv2

MOON MiNDv2 upgrade offer

29 May 2018

If you have a MOON by SimAudio digital streamer, you’ll be familiar with the MiND app for organising and listening to your music. The good news? MiND is about to get better.

And if you act now, you can save yourself £345 too!

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Linn Labs

Software Spotlight: Introducing Linn Labs

10 May 2018

Calling all Linn enthusiasts and budding software geeks…

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Naim

Multiroom your Naim products with Streaming v4.6 software update

5 April 2018

Planning a house party? Or would you just like to play your favourtie tunes in every room simultaneously. Perhaps to convince the rest of the house of your impeccable taste? Then good news, with the latest firmware update, all Naim network products can now be seamlessly linked together a la ‘party mode’.

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Linn Kazoo

Linn Kazoo maintenance release (v4.11.257)

2 February 2018

New Kazoo Maintenance Release

2nd Feb 2018 –  new maintenance release available for Kazoo (v4.11.257).

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DSD for Linn

Linn DSD support and new Exaktbox Filter

21 December 2017

Linn has announced that DSD support is now available in both Klimax DS & Klimax DSM featuring Katalyst as well as two new Exakt Filter updates for Linn Exaktbox.

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Naim Uniti Core

Naim Uniti Core 2.5 Firmware update coming soon

20 December 2017

Naim Audio Uniti Core owners, keep your eye on your Naim App over the next few days – there is a significant firmware update coming soon and it’s a biggie, including fundamental usability improvements and major bug fixes.

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Naim App update – iOS 5.9 and Android 2.5

19 December 2017

New iOS and Andorid app updates are now available from Naim. The new updates includes metadata editing for Android, as well as several bug fixes.

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Naim android app V2.4

Naim Android App update v2.4

22 November 2017

Just released, Naim Audio Android app v2.4 is now available in the Play Store. The new update features considerable performance improvements as well as some minor bug fixes.

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Linn Kazoo software update

New Linn Kazoo (Mac) Maintenance Release v4.11.245

25 October 2017

New Kazoo (Mac) maintenance release now available for Kazoo for Mac (v4.11.245)

This release contains stability improvements; however there are no changes in functionality. We recommend that you carry out an update to ensure the best experience possible with increased reliability.

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Roon for Naim Uniti

Roon for Naim Uniti

21 October 2017

It’s been heralded as ‘the music player for music lovers’ and it undoubtedly delivers the best music browsing experience around. It’s called Roon, and it is now available for Naim Uniti.

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Linn Kazoo software update

New Linn Kazoo and Kazoo Server maintenance release

27 September 2017

Calling all Linn DS owners…

Now available – a new maintenance release for Linn Kazoo v4.11.242 & Kazoo Server v4.7.1295.

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Naim Audio android app v2.2.1971

Naim Android app update V2.2.1971

30 August 2017

To coincide with the arrival of Uniti Nova, Naim Audio has updated it’s Android app to version 2.2.1971, supporting Uniti Atom, Uniti Core, Uniti Nova and other Naim streaming products and including a host of improvements and fixes to current functionality.

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Linn Spotify

Linn DS support for Spotify

30 August 2017

2 billion playlists and 30 million songs – now available to Linn owners through Spotify.

From today, Linn have added Spotify support to TIDAL and Qobuz music services already available through it’s streaming products giving customers more choice and ways to discover new music.

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Naim Audio Uniti Core

Naim Uniti Core firmware v.1.5

15 August 2017

Today sees the release from Naim Audio of Uniti Core 1.5 firmware update.  Once live, the Naim app will notify users that an update is available for download.

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Linn Exakt

New Linn Exakt filter for Klimax

14 August 2017

From today, a new Exakt Filter featuring extended drive unit modelling delivers the best ever performing Klimax 350 loudspeakers. Simply select the new Exakt Filter using Linn Konfig and upgrade to Klimax 350 to experience the improvements.

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