Pickering, Ontario, October 15, 2014 — Bluesound, the first wireless digital multi-room system to fully support highres audio, announced two more notable names to its ever-expanding network of music services: Murfie and HDTracks. The latest release for the Bluesound Controller App supports Murfie and HDTracks, giving music lovers the freedom to stream a massive collection of lossless music and access high-definition downloads on their Bluesound wireless high-res music system. The new BluOS version also includes support for local library playlists, folder browsing, and cross browsing between local libraries and music services to make searching for a favorite track a whole lot easier.
Bluesound users can browse Murfie’s vinyl and CD inventory of 500,000 new and used albums and stream lossless music directly to any Bluesound Player in your home. They can even access stored vinyl and CD rips on-the-fly from their personal online Murfie collection with the Bluesound Controller App and listen to them house-wide on multiple Bluesound Players simultaneously.
“In addition to Murfie, with this latest release, Bluesound owners can explore HDTracks and its premier online music store to discover true high-res music.” commented John Banks, Bluesound, Chief Brand Officer. “They can simply get ondemand access to the online music store and download high-quality recordings directly to the Bluesound VAULT without using a computer. Plus stream all HDTracks downloads to any Bluesound Player in their home.”
Bluesound users are asked to upgrade all their Bluesound Players to BluOS firmware version 1.12.0 or higher starting October 16, 2014 to enjoy these new music services and features. Combining advanced digital technologies and striking design with radical new thinking, Bluesound products are destined to create an exciting audio revolution that will appeal to a wide demographic audience.
BluOS 1.12.0 will be available October 16, 2014. Download the Bluesound Controller Apps and BluOS firmware updates here: http://www.bluesound.com/downloads
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