sMS-200

 sMS-200 is a new generation of mini network player with built in ‘Media Player Board’ developed by our own technology.

 The significance of sMS-200 comes from the dedicated ARM processor board developed for only audio purpose, it is definitely not the similar kind of those ready-made processor boards in the market offered with dazzling low price but not that much of high sound quality, of which the most of audio product manufacturers experience deterioration of sound and are forced to use unnecessary features from the ready-made boards, but now it’s gone with the sMS-200.

 SOtM developed the product just for audio sound performance, getting rid of all unnecessary features concentrating on the high quality sound tone at a reasonable price.

 sMS-200 is particularly designed to provide the best sound quality based on our own unique technologies accumulated to date since those days of media players, and it is probably be the only one capable product exceeding the current network players on the market in terms of functionalities.

 As to the player software, Roon Ready, MPD, DLNA, SqueezeLite and others are available. And the music files from an external USB storage device, network shared folders and streaming services are also available. As well, the more functions can be easily added via software upgrade.

 sMS-200 is the one and only network player in the kind of price range, and does deliver high fidelity together with impressive sound. It does make people freely imagine the close to real scene where the original sound is generated from.

 Simply experience the difference and surprise with sMS-200 developed by SOtM.

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Plus, get a 1 year Roon license at the very special price!

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Key Feature

  • Roon Ready
  • SqueezeLite
  • DLNA Renderer
  • MPD
  • Logitech Media Server
  • HQ Player NAA
  • Shairport

Reviews

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sMS-200 Realization award by 6moons.com

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Specification

OS
  Linux
Audio player
  Roon Ready
  DLNA renderer
  Music Player Daemon(MPD)
  Logitech Media Server(LMS)
  Squeezelite
  HQplayer
  Shairport
Audio feature
  PCM 32bit/768KHz max, DSDx512 max

  Ultra Low Jitter Clock
  Ultra Low Noise Regulator
  Active Noise canceller
USB port
  High-End audio grade USB port x 1
  USB 2.0 port x 2
Ethernet port
  RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet
Power requirement
  Input Voltage : +6.5 ~ 14Vdc
  Power : Max 15W
Operating environment
  Operating temperature range: +10 ~ +30℃
  Storage temperature : 0 ~ +40℃
  Operating & storage humidity : 10% ~ 90%
Dimension
  106×48×152(mm)
Weight
  1.5Kg >

FAQ

Why sMS-200 is so special?

We have the most special and unique original technology made by our own such as Ultra low noise regulator, Ultra low jitter clock, active noise canceler, multi stage regulation and the other leading edge original technology, these have been proved by tX-USB, tX-USBexp, SATA Filter and etc from the moment when they revealed in this industry and they can’t be easily copied nor reproduced by others. These are applied to all our products, and they present the most detailed and high quality sound and it is the key feature that why our products are different with others.

As it has been mentioned above, the most special and unique technologies have been applied to all SOtM products as well as the sMS-200. It make sMS-200 presenting the most attractive sound quality compared to others in the same price range products on the market, actually we sure that there is no one in the same price range with such high quality audio product in current market.

Does sMS-200 support Gigabit Ethernet ?

Yes, sMs-200 supports Gigabit Ethernet but Our initial sMS-200 batch was released in the condition of supporting 100Mbps network, but now sMS-200 is available to support Gigabit Ethernet by upgrading some parts of hardware and software.

 The initial batch includes the serial number from MP0001 to MP00055 and SP0000 to SP0008. You can check the serial number of your unit and apply the new upgrade as following the instruction.

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Also if your unit has the serial number, MP00012 and  MP01001 to MP01030 with  the software version 0.1.8 below, please apply this instruction. Also please check the router or switching hub is supporting Gigabit Ethernet.

  • If you have the Gigabit Ethernet supportive router or switching hub,

-> Connect sMS-200 to the gigabit Ethernet supportive router or switching hub and then upgrade sMS-200 to the latest software through Eunhasu animated GUI.

  • If you don’t have Gigabit Ethernet supportive router or switching hub,

->  Please follow the instruction in the link.

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How can I enhance the sound quality with sMS-200?

 For a stable network connection, we recommend using a gigabit speedy router and above CAT6 Ethernet cable, and we proudly and strongly recommend the dCBL-CAT7, iSO-CAT6 or dCBL-CAT6 in such network audio system

  Also, the dedicated USB audio device as like sHP-100 or sDP-1000EX can present most detailed, high textured sound and high resolution with sMS-200. And to enhance the quality on USB output, we recommend using tX-USBhubEX together with sMS-200, then you will be able to hear  the upgraded and improved sound quality .

when using the USB external USB storage for LMS

Just in case, the external USB storage is detected in LMS web interface as USB1 or USB2 but if you can’t find the music file, go to LMS Settings -> Basic settings tab  -> Rescan Media Folders and click Apply. And then the music file will be shown and able to play.

If still having the problem after you apply the above method, please stop and start Squeezelite function on Eunhasu Web GUI.

Thank you.

Use Chrome browser to enter Eunhasu Web GUI.

We recommend using Chrome browser to enter Eunhasu Web GUI. 

Open Chrome browser on a PC or smart device and connect to “http://eunhasu” (without quotation marks) or its IP address.

On MAC OSX, connect to “http://eunhasu.local” (without quotation marks).

If music stops playing occasionally, what I need to do?

Depends on your network environment, such symptom can be appeared.

Please check your network environment is stable.We highly recommend using a gigabit speedy router and above CAT6 Ethernet cable for the stable network audio system, also if you use a bundle type of router, we don’t recommend using it.

If you have such symptom while using Roon Ready, please  adjust the buffer setting or resync delay on Config Roon Ready or on Roon settings.

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Roon settings

What is Roon ready and SOtM sMS-200?

 Roon is the most engaging, enjoyable way to browse your music.

 Being Roon Ready means that SOtM sMS-200 network players transparently discover and connect to Roon, with no network configuration, with bitperfect delivery of audio to your dac.

 Together, Roon and SOtM deliver the power, flexibility, and performance benefits of networked audio, with the easiest setup and highest reliability available.

sMS-200 with Roon license code

SOtM offers a 60 day free promotional subscription to Roon for whom purchased sMS-200 or sMS-1000SQ.

Also, we offer a 1 year Roon license at the special price for whom purchased sMS-200 or sMS-1000SQ, please contact us and grab this great chance!

Email us : [email protected] or [email protected]

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sMS-200 Known issue

  1. The sMS-200 uses the latest Linux kernel and it has a compatibility issue with MYTEK DIGITAL STEREO192-DSD DAC USB2.0 .
  2. When updating from V0.1.9 by Safari web browser, the progress-bar seems not moving or to be stuck around 17% point. If you experience this behavior, you should wait enough and we strongly recommend updating twice to make sure the update completion.

When connecting the USB storage device to sMS-200

  • An external USB storage device in exFAT format is supportive from Eunhasu V0.2.7.
  • Multi partitions cannot be mounted normally, we recommend connecting 1 partition USB storage device.
  • An external USB storage device can be used in Squeezelite or MPD/DLNA feature.

sMS-200 WiFi Feature

sMS-200 now supports USB Wi Fi , please upgrade the f/w to  ver.0.3.0. and you are able to use USB Wi Fi feature.

The USB Wifi dongle should uses RTL8812AU chipset to work with sMS-200 WiFi feature.

Check here about how to use sMS-200 WiFi feature.