Converts any analog or digital audio source, including tuners and CD players, into high-quality VBR MPEG1 and MPEG2 streams (stereo mode). G.711 and PCM as well (mono mode). The audio is encoded in real-time, and the generated audio stream can be distributed, via an IP-based network or the Internet, to one or more receivers or Shoutcast/Icecast-servers.
Barix Instreamer 100 can be easily managed via a web browser interface using PCs, web pads, PDAs or other web-enabled devices. With serial and Ethernet control APIs, open IP-standards, and the MP3 format, the device can also be integrated with other components.
Connecting the Barix Instreamer 100 to audio equipment is made simple by offering stereo RCA analog inputs as well as optical S/PDIF and coax digital inputs.
This product was replaced end of 2012 by the Barix Instreamer.