W Adapt Wireless Adapter: Definitive Technology's W Adapt allows you
to upgrade and transform your existing home entertainment setup into a wireless
music system. The W Adapt can connect to almost any home entertainment gear
using analog or digital connectivity.
Definitive Technology Wireless Collection: The W Adapt is
Definitive Technology's Wireless Collection which is wireless solution for
distributing music anywhere in your home or office. Stream select online music
services, Internet radio, and your personal digital music library all from your
smartphone, tablet, or computer.
Note: Due to bandwidth limitations of most wireless networks, Definitive
Technology does not recommend more than 16 wireless Play-Fi
devices on the same WiFi network at a given time.
Wired or Wireless Network Connectivity: The Definitive
Technology W Adapt is fitted with a RJ-45 Ethernet (LAN) port to hardwire the
device to your home's network router. The W Adapt also features built-in WiFi
(802.11 g/n; 2.4/5.0GHz) for a wireless connection to your home network.
DTS Play-Fi Wireless Technology: Definitive Technology's
Wireless Collection employ DTS Play-Fi wireless technology for wireless sound
that is reliable and high-quality. DTS Play-Fi combines DTS audio and WiFi
wireless technology to wirelessly stream high-definition "lossless" audio with
no impact on sound quality. DTS Play-Fi will stream pure, bit-for-bit, lossless
audio, for uncompromised quality sound; up to 16-bit/48kHz. DTS Play-Fi has a
range of up to 100' from your wireless router.
Note: All DTS Play-Fi enabled products work seamlessly
together, so there's no hassle adding more speakers and devices, or choosing
more than one audio brand (like
Wren, etc..) in your home.
Simple Setup: There are two methods for connecting the DTS
Play-Fi W Adapt to your home network. You can perform WiFi setup via the free
Definitive Technology App on your Apple iOS/Android mobile device or Windows PC
(this setup allows you to connect multiple Play-Fi devices at once to your
network). You can also use the WPS button on the W Adapt if your wireless router
supports WPS (this setup only allows you to connect one Play-Fi device at a time
to your network).
Definitive Technology App: Download the free Definitive
Technology App onto your
Apple iOS (8.0+) device,
Android (4.0+) smartphone/tablet, or
(7/8) PC for easy and convenient management of your music from your mobile
device or computer. From the app you can initially set up the Definitive
Technology wireless system, as well as add, link, and control all your
Definitive Technology Wireless Collection and DTS Play-Fi speakers. You'll be
able stream music directly from the system's built-in music online services, or
music on your mobile device or PC to multiple Wireless Collection series and DTS
Play-Fi enabled speakers through out your home. The app lets you browse your
music by artist, album, genre, or title; and provides album art. You can choose
to play the same music in each zone or a different song in each room.
Variety Of Sources: The Definitive Technology Wireless
Collection supports a variety of music sources.
Supported Music Files:
- Mobile Device (Apple iOS + Android): You are able to
wirelessly stream your music files from your music library on your Apple iOS
(6.0+) or Android (2.2+) device to the Definitive Technology Wireless collection
system through the free Definitive Technology app.
- Online Music Services: From the free Definitive
Technology app on your mobile device or computer, you can share and listen
and Internet Radio.
- Computer Music Library: The Definitive Technology
wireless system is DLNA compliant for playback of various music files stored
on your Windows PC (7/8) or DLNA-certified NAS drives connected to your home
network. Use the free Definitive Technology app on your mobile device or
computer to access these music files. MAC OSX computers and laptops require
third party software to be visible on the network (Twonky, Plex, Servio
etc.) as they do not support DLNA.
Definitive Technology's Wireless
Collection and DTS Play-Fi support music formats such as MP3, AAC, FLAC, and
WAV. The system will recognize music files up to 24-bit/192kHz and wirelessly
stream these files at up to 16-bit/48kHz (CD quality sound). Some down-sampling
may occur to ensure virtually lossless distribution throughout a home network.
Critical Listening Mode: For those who wish to hear high
resolution audio as originally intended, Critical Listening mode will enable
native rendering of high resolution files up to 24-bit/96kHz, with no
down-sampling or network synchronization adjustment. In this way, audio files
retain their original audio integrity. Critical Listening Mode is only available
on one DTS Play-Fi device and not supported for multiroom audio distribution.
Maximum Number of Rooms/Zones Supported: You can play the
same source in each zone or a different song in each room. Eight separate
wireless source devices (smartphones, tablets, etc.), each with its own source,
are supported simultaneously and any wireless source device can stream to eight
DTS Play-Fi playback devices. Due to the bandwidth limitations of most wireless
networks, no more than 16 wireless DTS Play-Fi products on a single WiFi network
at one given time is recommended.
Analog & Digital Inputs: The W Adapt is fitted analog
and digital audio inputs. There are to analog audio inputs; one stereo minijack
(3.5mm) analog input and one stereo
analog (RCA) input. The stereo RCA input will accommodate any analog source with
an analog audio output or headphone output. There is also one optical (toslink) digital input. The optical
digital input lets you connect your digital audio device (2ch PCM only). These
inputs can only be played back at the W Adapt location and cannot be used for a multiroom application.
Analog & Digital Outputs: The Definitive Technology W Adapt wireless
adapter offers analog and digital outputs to connect to your home entertainment
system. There is one stereo analog (RCA) output, one optical (toslink) digital
input, and one coaxial (RCA) digital input. All outputs only support up to 2ch
AC Power Adapter: The Definitive Technology W Adapt wireless
adapter operates off of standard household current using the included AC power
- Input: 100-240V ~ 50/60Hz,
- Output: 12.0V - 1000mA
Mounting Options: The W Adapt wireless adapter can be table-top
mounted using its integrated rubber feet, or rack-mounted via the included