Volumio Primo


For Music Lovers, By Music Lovers

  • Uncompromised Bit-Perfect Audio Playback
  • Hi Quality Audio Output powered by ESS  ES9028Q2M DAC
  • Integrated WebRadio directories
  • Supported Formats: DSD, WAV, FLAC, Alac, Aac, Vorbis, Cue, Mp3 and more
  • Playback control and configuration via Web-app from anything with a browser
  • Powered by ASUS Tinkerboard S
  • Multilanguage
  • Alarm and sleep function
  • USB Audio Output up to PCM 32 bit 768 kHz and DSD512
  • SPDIF Audio Output up to 24 bit 192 kHZ
  • HDMI Video Output
  • CIFSSMB and NFS Network Attached Storage compatibility
  • Wireless and Wired Network Connectivity

Nominated the Best Sounding Device on the Market by Soundcheck

“Primo was the one we immediately liked the most. The device had the most detailed and balanced natural sound.”

Jens Neugebauer, Soundcheck Hamburg founder 

“The Sound Quality is remarkably good… Soundwise, the Primo is a winner in its class.

… The Primo offers very good Sound Quality and Build Quality for the Money.”

Hans Beekhuyzen, The Hans Beekhuyzen Project


Engineered for Audio Quality


1. Voltage Isolator

2. 2x Low Noise Voltage Regulators

3. Low Dropout Voltage Regulator

4. ESS90x8Q2M DAC


5. High Precision Clock Oscillator

6. DAC Microcontroller

7. 26B RAM

8. Dedicated USB BUS


Versatile Output Options


Play all sorts of digital material

As Volumio, Primo is a universal player: from mp3s to Hi-Resolution flacs, Internet Radios, DSD files and of course Hi-Res Music Streaming services like TIDAL and Qobuz.

If that wasn’t enough, Volumio’s plugins store offer a variety of other third party integrations like Spotify, YouTube, TuneIn Radio and much more

First Class Networking

Primo's networking capabilities are to the task: Gigabit Ethernet for ultra-fast transfer speed and an external Wi-Fi antenna for optimal signal.

A Powerful SoC

The core of Primo is the ASUS Tinkerboard S which is simply the best integrated computer available. Thanks to its fast CPU, dedicated USB path and integrated memory it offers unmatched performances.

Technical Specifications

Analog output ES9028Q2M DAC via I2S, PCM 24 bits 192kHz , DSD128  via DoP
SPDIF output PCM 24 bits 192kHz
USB output 4X USB 2.0 , PCM 32 bits 768kHz
CPU Quad core 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A17 with passive heatsink
Internal Memory 16GB Emmc
Video Output HDMI, up to 4K resolution
LAN Gigabit
Wireless Networking 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi & Bluetooth 4.0 + EDR with External Antenna