Coinciding with the release of Lumin D2, Lumin Firmware 10 (for all Lumin network players and transport) introduces support for Spotify Connect. Note: Requires a Spotify Premium account.
Firmware 10.0 runs Roon Ready RAAT SDK 1.1.22.
Although it was possible to use Spotify Connect via AirPlay, the Lumin native support of Spotify Connect offers the following advantages:
Better sound quality - as confirmed by beta testers and our own listening tests
Support for multiple platform including Android
Instantaneous response via Spotify app
Optional upconversion to DSD - so even DSD-only LampizatOr DAC owners can enjoy Spotify via Lumin
Lumin supports Roon Ready, MQA, Tidal Masters, Qobuz Hi-Res, Spotify Connect, TuneIn, AirPlay.