WTX-StreamTubes from Advance Paris (Image Credit: Advance Paris)
WTX-StreamTubes from Advance Paris (Image Credit: Advance Paris)

Tube Streamer for €400

WTX-StreamTubes from Advance Paris

Based on the small network player WTX-StreamPro, the French manufacturer Advance Paris has constructed a streamer that includes a tube output stage.

It only has a width of 13 cm, but can access the streaming services Spotify, Deezer, Tidal, Qobuz, Amazon Music as well as web radio via Ethernet or Wi-Fi. For streaming in a home network, it supports the DLNA and Airplay protocols as well as the audio formats FLAC, WAV, ALAC, AAC and MP3, and even has multi-room capabilities. Conversion from digital to analog is done with a Burr-Brown PCM1796 DAC chip, which can work with resolutions of up to 24 bits and 192 kHz. The coaxial and optical digital outputs can also work with this resolution.

A Bluetooth dongle can also be connected optionally. The highlight is to be found in form of the miniature Raytheon 5703 tubes, which sit in the Class A output stage and are visible through a small window in the front of the device. The WTX Stream Tubes is operated via the free Advance Playstream app.

Image Gallery

The Connections of the WTX-StreamTubes
2 Bilder
Interior of the WTX-StreamTubes; the Tube Module on the Right
Back

Latest News

M&K D85/95

New Shelf Speakers "D85" and "D95" from M&K

M&K Sound – or Miller & Kreisel – has created a… Read more

The new integrated amplifier Pro-Ject MaiA DS3

New Amplifiers by Pro-Ject: MaiA DS3 and Stereo Box S3 BT

Austrian manufacturer Pro-Ject expands its range of… Read more

The new Levar MC preamp sits in a compact metal housing.

New Phono Preamplifiers Levar Ultimate-MM and MC

Levar's new MM and MC phono preamplifiers are called… Read more

Heco Aurora 900 AM

Heco Aurora 900 for Stereo and Home Theater

To meet the demands of both music and home theater fans… Read more

iFi Neo Stream

New Streamer including DAC iFi Neo Stream

iFi expands its range of streaming DACs with the Neo… Read more

The new Audiolab 9000A and 9000CDT

9000A and 9000CDT: New Amp and CD Flagships from Audiolab

Audiolab presents its new reference series: The 9000A… Read more


Top-Articles from the archive

STEREO Magazine Newsletter

Subscribe to our newsletter and don't miss a new issue anymore!

Register now