Linn Klimax DSM
Linn Klimax DSM
Next generation Klimax DSM is the best yet, applying decades of audio innovation and digital technology learnings. With its extreme engineering and breathtaking sound, Klimax DSM is the closest you’ll get to streaming audio perfection.
Designed from the ground up, Klimax DSM is housed in an exquisite precision-machined new enclosure, providing vital acoustic isolation along with visual and tactile luxury.
On the inside, the beating heart is the ground-breaking home-grown Linn Organik DAC, enabling our most natural sound ever.
- Features Organik DAC, enabling our most natural sound ever
- Available in two variants: Audio for music source connection; AV with the addition of HDMI connectivity for movie sources
- Streams virtually any digital source over a standard network
- Supports formats up to 24-bit 384kHz with the addition of DSD256
- Integrates seamlessly with Tidal & Qobuz lossless streaming
- Plays Internet radio via TuneIn & Calm Radio
- Analogue, digital and wireless connectivity for performance and convenience
- HDMI 2.0 connections (4K compatible) including eARC for Smart TV connection - AV variant only
- New lowest distortion ADC gets the most from connected analogue sources
- Exakt Links for connection of Klimax LP12, Urika II, Exaktbox or integrated Exakt speakers
- Distortion-free digital volume control
- Surround Sound Processing available with upgrade - AV variant only
- Space Optimisation built-in (requires configuration by Linn Specialist)
Network music player and integrated pre-amplifier with inputs for additional digital and analogue sourcesInputs
- Toslink x1
- SPDIF x2 (one configurable as an output)
- Balanced XLR x1
- RCA Phono x2 pairs
- USB Type B x1
- HDMI (AV variant only) x4
- HDMI ARC / eARC (AV variant only) x1 (via HDMI output)
- Balanced XLR x1 pair
- RCA Phono x1 pair
- HDMI (AV variant only) x1
Weight 16.4 kg
Klimax System Hub
Engineered to preserve every last musical detail, the Klimax System Hub player gives you access to networked music in the highest quality possible, from Studio Master downloads to streaming services and internet radio. Machined from a solid billet of aluminium, its clamshell design provides the best possible mechanical and electrical isolation for the boards inside, protecting the delicate audio signal. Even your turntable will sound better than ever, connected to one of its nine inputs.
Perfect streaming to your speakers
Featuring Linn's streaming technology and a range of inputs to connect anything in your living room, every musical performance is perfectly transmitted to the speakers using Linn's Exakt Link lossless connection.
Klimax System Hub is designed for use in a Linn system with Exakt technology and is the perfect choice for those seeking an all-Linn performance solution from the outset.
Audio Formats FLAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, MP3, WMA (except lossless), AIFF, AAC, OGG
Resolution Up to 24-bit 384 kHz
Integrated Services Tidal, Qobuz, Spotify Connect, Airplay, Roon, TuneIn, Calm Radio
WiFi Yes (802.11ac)
Bluetooth Yes (4.2)
HDMI Spec HDMI 2.0 - Supports: 4k resolution @ 60 Hz 4;4;4 HDCP 2;2; HDR; ARC; eARC; CEC
Ethernet x 1 (1000BASE-T RJ45)
Optical Ethernet x1 (SFP socket)
Exakt Link x2
Construction Machined from solid aluminium