Bluesound Vault 2i
Stream It In High-Res Anywhere You Want.
All Without A Computer.
Rip it. Download it. Store it. The VAULT 2i lets you rip all your CDs rapidly in bit-perfect, high-resolution formats. Store thousands of tracks on its internal ultra-quiet 2TB hard-drive that doubles as a network NAS drive. Hook up the VAULT 2i to your existing gear, pair it with a set of powered speakers or stream your digital music collection in studio-quality to Bluesound players all over the home.
- Store thousands of tracks on the VAULT 2i’s 2TB internal hard drive
- Rip your CDs in FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA, and many other formats
- 1 Type-A port for USB connection to add your personal music collection
- Innovative 1GHz dual-core ARM Cortex processors
- Easily connect to wired home network for flawless streaming
- Control music wirelessly with the intuitive BluOS Controller app
- Stream your music libraries to multiple Bluesound players throughout the home
- Ask for the music you want to hear and control it with Amazon Alexa*.
- AirPlay 2* lets you play music or podcasts from speakers throughout your house — all in sync.
Note, however, that the Vault 2 does not support UPnP or DLNA, and cannot be seen directly by non-Bluesound streamers. One solution is to run a UPnP server on a computer that's on the network, and point that server to the Bluesound using file share.
Supported File Formats
MP3, AAC, WMA, OGG, WMA-L, ALAC, OPUS
Hi-Res formats - FLAC, MQA, WAV, AIFF
2TB internal ultra-quiet hard-drive with low power consumption
FLAC, MP3 (320 kbps), WAV
Slot-loading mechanism for ripping standard audio CDs
Native Sampling Rates
32 - 192 kHz
Supported Operating Systems
Plays music from network shares on the following desktop operating systems: Microsoft Windows XP, 2000, Vista 7-10, Apple Macintosh 7-10
THD+N - 110dBA
Distortion - 0.005%
32-bit, 192 kHz
Free Internet Radio
TuneIn Radio, iHeartRadio, Calm Radio, Radio Paradise, Slacker Radio
Supported Cloud Services
Spotify, Amazon Music, TIDAL, Deezer , Qobuz, HighResAudio, Murfie , JUKE, Napster, KKBox, Bugs, Taihe Music ZONE, SoundMachine
Control4, RTI, Crestron, URC, push, iPort, ELAN, Lutron, roon, Amazon Alexa Skills, Airplay 2
Gigabit Ethernet RJ45
1 x Type-A (Fat32 or NTSF formatted) port for connection to USB memory sticks and supported peripherals
1 x Type-B (mini) for product servicing
Combo - TOSLINK / 3.5mm
Analog RCA Stereo with FIXED option
TOSLINK digital optical
Headphone 3.5mm Stereo
12 Volt trigger out
Bluetooth 5.0 aptX HD wireless built-in
Two-Way (transmit & receive)
Universal bi-pin AC Cord input (100 - 240AC)
aptX® Bluetooth wireless built-in
Free Android and iOS App Available Online at Google Play and Apple App Store
Simple top-panel touch controls.
IR learning remote capability
Dual-Core ARM® CORTEX™ A9, 1Ghz Processor
1.84 kg / 4.05 lb
220 x 90 x 192 mm
8.7 x 3.54 x 7.55 in
Power Consumption (Idle)
2x AC power cords (Europe & North America)
Universal AC Power Supply
Stereo RCA Cable
Stereo 3.5mm mini-plug to RCA Cable
-10° C to 50° C, 20% to 80% relative humidity
0° C to 40° C