Cambridge Audio Minx XI Integrated Amplifier with Streamer
The stylish little music system that does it all
Minx Xi is designed to play everything in your music collection in crisp, rich, room-filling quality. No matter whether you're streaming from your smartphone, tablet or your home network, or maybe listening to internet radio, you’ll be sure to hear every single detail from all your favourite music.
Music on your phone or tablet – or from your favourite music apps like Spotify and Rhapsody
Music stored on your home network or any computer on your network
On board internet radio lets you tune-into your favourite stations or discover new ones around the world
Connect your TV, Blu-ray player, gaming consoles and more for a better audio experience
Built to last from rigid metal casework and finished in stunning high gloss black or white
Designed from the ground-up by Cambridge Audio in London, Minx Xi is focussed on delivering superb sound quality whatever music you’re into and however it’s stored.
The plays everything system
Minx Xi handles just about any format of music, from any direction you might throw at it. It will wirelessly stream music from smartphones and tablets in their native quality. Music is accessed from your home network using driverless UPnP technology and Minx Xi will playback music files of all formats and sizes - up to stunning 24-bit/96kHz detail, including "lossless" files. Best still your can access and control all your music using our free app on your smartphone or tablet.
Wireless connection works using wi-fi or Bluetooth so it plays nicely with all brands of phone and tablet. And Minx Xi's streaming capabilities also include 20,000+ station internet radio and built-in streaming service support (BBC iPlayer Radio, Rhapsody and Pandora* among many others). Plus pushed firmware updates means Minx Xi is constantly evolving to support the latest and highest-quality services and gadgets.
Plays it all beautifully
Minx Xi isn't just about getting your audio from any device and having every connection, it's also about making sure that every piece of music sounds brilliant. Every source, whether connected physically or wirelessly, sounds great through Minx Xi. That's because we've used our decades of audio expertise and streaming expertise inside it.
The Class AB amplifier, oversized toroidal power supply and Wolfson WM8728 digital-analogue converter are audiophile components commonly found in high-end products – as is the external clocking we use to reduce jitter in digital audio transmission. This kind of kit is exceedingly rare in this kind of hi-fi. That's why we think Minx Xi is an absolutely brilliant system, not just for its connectivity and its classy looks, but for the audio quality you hear.
The end result is not just room-filling power but also stunning detail drawn from all sources. However you like your music, Minx Xi will make it sound wonderful.
The perfect connection
Minx Xi isn't just wonderful at wireless audio – it's got plenty of sockets too. Extensive inputs include twoUSB ports that will also charge your smartphone or tablet , two digital inputs for set-top boxes, consoles, Blu-ray players and more, as well as three analogue inputs for CD players and other devices and even a subwoofer output and ethernet socket – making Minx Xi an ideal centre to an entertainment system.
Digital to Analogue Converter: Dual Wolfson WM8728