Selling my Musical Fidelity M1 CLiC Network Player and Preamp original purchased for my 2nd system that I could not finish, this a great product but I have no use for it.
A Great-Sounding Do-It-All Networking Player/Preamp
The brave new world of digital media has never sounded better or been more accessible than with the Musical Fidelity M1 CLiC. The CLiC is an all-in-one Internet radio player, network music player, DAC, and analog preamp offering the ultimate in networked and portable music. It also gives you unprecedented home audio flexibility. Although there are other networking solutions o the market, the M1 CLiC provides the audio quality and overall performance that you expect from Musical Fidelity.
he M1 CLiC has been carefully designed to be partnered with Musical Fidelity�s M1 series, and also matches aesthetically with the company�s M3 and M6 series products. These combinations will yield one of the best high-fidelity systems available for anywhere near the money. Don�t have any other Musical Fidelity gear? Not to worry! The CLiC will click nicely with any high-quality music system that�s in need of flexible digital and analog capability.
"Amazing," Says Hi-Fi World
"Taken apart, both the M1 CDT and M1 CLiC are excellent products," notes Hi-Fi World magazine for July 201. "Taken together they make an amazing 'do-it-all' CD player� the like of which there is nowhere else."
"Outstanding Sound Quality," ReportsHi-Fi News
"The Musical Fidelity CLiC has proved to me that it is possible to get superb sound from a convenient networked system without spending a fortune," reports Hi-Fi News magazine for June 2011. "The MF CLiC combines outstanding sound quality and ease of use in one well-made package."
Superb Digital and Analog Capabilities
Musical Fidelity�s M1 CLiC is a true universal music controller that�s at home with both digital and analog sources. It has seven digital inputs, consisting of a rear-panel A BUS USB for a USB connection from an iPod/iPhone; a front-panel A BUS USB connection for a flash drive or hard drive; a B BUS USB for connecting a computer/PDA at 32-48 kbps; two coaxial digital inputs; one optical digital; and one network connection. It supports audio streaming and Internet radio and will operate using its built-in wireless capability or via a hard-wired Ethernet connection.
On the analog side, the CLiC has three analog inputs along with both fixed and variable outputs, allowing you to enjoy the CLiC as a great-sounding preamp for your system. The analog inputs are pure analog from beginning to end, allowing the CLiC to maintain signal purity.
24-Bit, 192 kHz Upsampling DAC
At the heart of the CLiC is a very low noise, low jitter reclocking and upsampling DAC providing up to 24-bit, 192 kHz resolution. The core DAC circuitry is from the critically acclaimed Musical Fidelity M1DAC. This circuit has outstanding technical performance with extremely low distortion and excellent linearity. It offers true state-of-the-art performance.
Outstanding Digital Format Compatibility
The CLiC offers outstanding compatibility with a huge range of digital file formats. It offers playback of FLAC (up to 24-bit, 192 kHz on wired LAN and up to 24-bit, 96 kHz on wireless LAN), WMA/9 (up to 16-bit, 48 kHz), AAC/HE-AAC (up to 24-bit, 96 kHz), LPCM (up to 24-bit, 192 kHz on wired LAN and up to 24-bit, 96 kHz on wireless LAN), Ogg vorbis 1.0 (up to 16-bit, 32 kHz), and MP3 (up to 16-bit, 48 kHz). Apple AIFF and Apple lossless formats require use of the Twonky media manager on an NAS drive or PC/Mac.
The hardwired network connection operates up to 24-bit, 192 kHz. The wireless network connection provides up to 24-bit, 96 kHz depending on computer network settings.
Universal music controller
Low noise, low jitter, up to 24-bit 192 kHz, reclocking upsampling DAC
Seven digital inputs (see below)
Fixed and variable analog outputs (see below)
Built-in WiFi connectivity
Convenient front-panel USB connection
Full support of audio streaming and Internet radio
Front-panel menu control (color display)
Wireless remote control
Compatible Digital Formats
FLAC (up to 24-bit 192 kHz on wired LAN and up to 24-bit, 96 kHz on wireless LAN)
WMA/9 (up to 16-bit 48 kHz)
AAC, HE-AAC (up to 24-bit, 96 kHz)
LPCM (up to 24-bit, 192 kHz on wired LAN and up to 24-bit, 96 kHz on wireless LAN)
Ogg vorbis 1.0 (up to 16-bit, 32 kHz)
MP3 (up to 16-bit, 48 kHz)
Apple AIFF and Apple Lossless formats require use of Twonky media manager on NAS drive or PC/Mac
2 x USB (iPod/iPhone input on the rear panel, memory stick, USB disc drive input on the front panel)
2 x coax inputs (SP-DIF up to 24-bit 192 kHz)
Optical (up to 24-bit 192 kHz)
USB B BUS input for computer/PDA limited interface (32-48 kbps)
Network connection (Ethernet, WiFi)
Three RCA analog inputs