Published On: May 9, 2024

Wiim Unveils Two New Streaming Devices: WiiM Ultra and WiiM Amp Pro

Published On: May 9, 2024
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Wiim Unveils Two New Streaming Devices: WiiM Ultra and WiiM Amp Pro

WiiM introduces the WiiM Ultra and WiiM Amp Pro, two new products designed to elevate the streaming experience for audiophiles worldwide.

Wiim Unveils Two New Streaming Devices: WiiM Ultra and WiiM Amp Pro

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At this year's High-End Munich Show, audio streaming specialist WiiM took the stage to introduce its latest creations, the WiiM Ultra and the WiiM Amp Pro. These new additions to WiiM's lineup promise to deliver enhanced audio experiences without breaking the bank, building upon the success of the brand's previous offerings.

The Wiim Ultra emerges as a versatile powerhouse designed to elevate audio experiences to new heights. Sporting a sleek aluminum casing, this device boasts a 3.5-inch full-color touchscreen and a physical volume knob, providing users with intuitive control and seamless navigation. 

With an array of connectivity options including HDMI ARC, Line-In, Phono-in, and Optical Inputs, along with Line-Out, Optical, Coaxial, USB, and dedicated headphone output ports, the Wiim Ultra ensures compatibility with a wide range of devices—from turntables to smart speakers.

Front view of the WiiM Ultra.

Equipped with a 32-bit/384kHz ES9038 Q2M SABRE DAC and the latest Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.3 technology, the Wiim Ultra delivers exceptional audio fidelity and seamless streaming capabilities. Moreover, its built-in room correction technology allows for precise adjustments tailored to individual room acoustics, guaranteeing an optimal listening experience.

WiiM Ultra Technical Specifications: 

  • HDMI ARC, line-in, phono-in, and optical-in, USB-A (for storage-based playback)
  • Line-out, optical-out, coaxial-out, subwoofer-out, and a dedicated 3.5mm headphone output
  • 32-bit/384kHz ES9038 Q2M Sabre DAC
  • Dolby Digital Audio
  • Dual-antenna Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.3
  • 3.5-inch glass-covered touchscreen display
  • Built-in room correction technology
  • Bit-perfect digital output or high-fidelity analog audio (SNR>120dB, THD+N<0.0002%)

Meanwhile, the Wiim Amp Pro represents a refined iteration of its predecessor, incorporating high-performance components and advanced signal processing. With an output of 60W per channel into 8Ω (or 120 Watts per channel at 4Ω), the Wiim Amp Pro offers robust amplification suitable for a variety of setups. 

WiiM Amp Pro.

Enhanced connectivity options, including Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.3, ensure seamless integration with other devices, while the inclusion of a 32-bit/384kHz ES9038 Q2M SABRE DAC guarantees pristine audio reproduction.

Wiim Amp Pro Technical Specifications: 

  • Updated DAC: the Pro shares the same 32-bit/384kHz ES9038 Q2M Sabre DAC as the Ultra
  • Dual-antenna Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.3
  • Improved analog-out signal-to-noise ratio (SNR): 120dB versus 98dB on the Wiim Amp
  • Improved analog-out total harmonic distortion (THD+N): – 105 dB (0.0005%) versus -92 dB (0.002%) on the Wiim Amp

Both devices offer comprehensive streaming support, with compatibility with popular services such as Spotify, TIDAL, and Deezer, along with support for voice assistants such as Siri, Alexa, and Google. Additionally, the Wiim Home app provides users with convenient control over their streaming preferences, while the Wiim Voice Remote offers an alternative wireless control option.

Pricing for the Wiim Ultra is set at $329, while the Wiim Amp Pro will retail for $369, with availability slated for the third quarter of this year. Both products will be sold through Amazon and other select retail partners.

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