Mark Levinsonから、「 № 519 Audio Player: High-Resolution Wired and Wireless Streaming, Network, Disc and Digital Inputs 」登場!!

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CES 2016, LAS VEGAS – Today, HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, previewed the forthcoming Mark Levinson № 519 Audio Player, a remarkably versatile ultra high-end source component designed to accommodate every digital audio format. The № 519 was designed to be the heart of high-performance audio systems, with the ability to play back virtually any audio format from streaming music services to networked storage, to CD to high-resolution digital inputs and even convenient Bluetooth® wireless. In addition, it includes high-performance headphone connectivity and integrated digital volume control allowing it to serve as a fully integrated digital music source.

“We created the Mark Levinson № 519 to be nothing less than the optimal digital music playback component for the way today’s listeners access their music,” said Jim Garrett, Director of Marketing and Product Management, HARMAN. “The № 519 lets music lovers enjoy music from nearly any source experience whether it’s the latest high-resolution streaming audio format, their CD collection or even from their mobile devices.”

Designed and engineered at HARMAN’s Engineering Center of Excellence in Shelton, CT, USA, the № 519 provides a full compliment of wired and wireless digital audio inputs and as well as an integrated slot-loading CD player, making it a truly universal digital audio playback device. The integrated high-resolution DAC receives its nine digital inputs including USB asynchronous streaming and mass storage, Gigabit Ethernet, Balanced, Optical, Coaxial, as well as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless featuring aptX® technology for maximum resolution.

The Mark Levinson № 519 offers high-resolution digital decoding up to 24-bit, 192kHz from PCM and double-speed DSD. Its DAC incorporates an ESS Sabre32 Reference converter for superlative musical accuracy with exceptional resolution and dynamic range. The № 519 contains a complete embedded Linux computer, delivering outstanding performance headroom for flawless performance, regardless of configuration. It contains Spotify Connect, TIDAL, QOBUZ, Deezer®, Rhapsody® or Napster® and a large library of internet radio stations and podcasts for a virtually limitless library for discovering and auditioning new music. For listeners whose libraries contain older or lower resolution content, the № 519 contains HARMAN Clari-Fi® music restoration technology, which rebuilds musicality and detail lost in the compression process.

The № 519 features a proprietary Mark Levinson discrete, direct coupled, fully balanced, dual-monaural signal path offering balanced and single-ended analog outputs, balanced, optical and coaxial digital outputs and a high-performance headphone outputs integrated into the front panel. Digital volume control enables usage as a standalone music playback device connected directly to a power amplifier or active loudspeakers without the need for a separate preamp, and selectable low-pass filtering enables the unbalanced outputs to be used for subwoofer integration. The № 519 is also the first Mark Levinson component to include a headphone output with the ability to directly drive high-performance headphones.

The № 519 is built to the absolute finest standards of materials, fit and finish, featuring a 6000-series aluminum housing in black with silver trim. The № 519 can be operated from its large, front-panel color display, included remote control, Apple iOS® and Google Android™ apps, all major web browsers and via a comprehensive range of system integration connections. Like all Mark Levinson products, the № 519 is designed and handcrafted in the USA.

The Mark Levinson № 519 Digital Player will be available in July 2016.



•Mark Levinson proprietary discrete, direct coupled, fully balanced, dual-monaural signal path
•Plays up to 24-bit, 192kHz PCM, double-speed DSD, CD, and virtually all 2-channel formats
•Designed and handcrafted in the USA

•Digital inputs: USB, Balanced, two Optical, two Coaxial, two USB drives, Bluetooth, Network
•Mark Levinson DAC featuring the renowned ESS Sabre 32-bit processor

•Analog balanced and unbalanced, digital, and headphone outputs
•Spotify, TIDAL, Qobuz, Deezer, Rhapsody, internet radio, and podcasts built in (availability varies by region)



The Mark Levinson № 519 is a complete, modern music player for today’s music lover. It combines wireless and wired music streaming with a traditional CD player, plus connections for USB drives, additional digital sources, and Bluetooth audio and HARMAN Clari-Fi® technology; all in an uncompromising package featuring Mark Levinson proprietary system design and a 6000-series aluminum chassis. The № 519 sports a large, color display, comes with a matching remote control, and also can be controlled with iOS and Android apps, all major web browsers, and a host of system integration connections. Like all Mark Levinson products, the № 519 is proudly designed and handcrafted in the USA.

Wired and wireless streaming, CD player, and DAC
•Play from streaming services, home network, devices, players, and discs
•Bluetooth wireless audio with high-quality aptX for instant wireless music with maximum Bluetooth sound quality
•Plays virtually all high-resolution audio formats: enjoy 24-bit, 192kHz PCM, 5.8MHz DSD, FLAC, ALAC, and more

Proprietary Mark Levinson discrete, direct coupled, fully balanced, dual-monaural signal path
•Pure, uncompromising sound quality without restriction, limitation, noise, or coloration• Mark Levinson DAC for outstanding, jitter-free performance using award-winning circuit design
•A complete embedded Linux computer delivers outstanding performance headroom for flawless performance, regardless of configuration
•HARMAN Clari-Fi music restoration technology restores compressed music, intelligently and musically

Limitless control and integration
•Control from front panel, remote, mobile and browser, system integration: beautiful graphic interfaces for a variety of control methods
•Analog outputs with volume control (balanced and unbalanced), digital outputs, plus front-panel headphone output enables direct connection to amplifiers, with no preamplifier needed, if desired






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