Naim Audio Uniti Core HDD Music Server

$4,749.00 inc GST

The Naim Audio Uniti Core HDD Music Server is the ultimate music manager, able to create bit-perfect copies of your favourite CDs and serve them and the rest of your digital music collection up to music players around your home.

Simply load a CD and Uniti Core will expertly rip and catalogue your music. Choose from a range of internal and external storage options for your new digital library.

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Naim Audio Uniti Core HDD Music Server

The Naim Audio Uniti Core HDD Music Server is the perfect music-server partner not just for the Uniti Atom, Uniti Star and Uniti Nova players, but many other music-streaming players, speaker or systems, from Naim and beyond.

It can stream to up to 12 different players at once. As well as being a sleek music archivist and server, Uniti Core can also act as a superb music source. Award-winning performance combines with excellent build quality and usability, wrapped in a beautiful British design that will give you years of entertainment.

Master the Uniti Core and explore a world of music via the Naim App.



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  • Audiostream | Uniti Atom & Uniti Core | Review, Jan 2020 – Not only does it look at home amidst modern decor redolent of the urban, Instagram-savvy digital-audio neophyte, but it has the sonic chops to please even ascetic, basement-dwelling audiophiles.
  • The Ear | Uniti Core | 5 Star Review, Jan 2019 – “It is good to see how far Naim has come in the power, quality and reliability of its digital products. I believe that the sonic gap between digital and analogue replay is narrower than it has ever been.
  • Uniti Atom & Uniti Core | Hi-Fi World | 5 Stars, Jan 2018 – ‘They are feature-packed yet easy to use and have a simply superb sound



Rip, store, serve and play your music
  • UPnP™ (Universal Plug ‘n’ Play)
  • CD Ripping
  • Digital Output
  • Storage and Back up
  • File Formats
  • Wireless Updates
Easy App control – in one room or many

The Naim App – available for Apple and Android devices – makes it simple to control your Uniti Core, and even link up other music systems around your home into a stunning multi-room set-up.

Use the App to access all your music, including your favourite radio stations, streaming services and playlists, and explore artist discographies and biographies.



USB 2 x USB Type A Socket (front and rear)


Digital (S/PDIF) 1 x BNC S/PDIF
S/PDIF output plays up to 192kHz
352.8kHz and 384kHz are down sampled to 176.4kHz and 192kHz respectively
Audio Outputs


Certification Rovi, NTFS, HFS+
Certification and Licenses


Multiroom Serve up to 12 network-connected players via UPnP™.

Music stored locally on Uniti Core:
384k 32-Bit WAV, 24576kb/s: <3 streams
384k 24-Bit WAV, 18232kb/s: <5 streams
192k 24-Bit WAV, 9216kb/s: >12 streams
44.1k 16-Bit WAV, 1411kb/s: >16 streams

Music stored on a NAS:
192k 24-Bit WAV, 9216kb/s: <8 streams

Multiroom Serve up to 4 network-connected players via UPnP™ at full CD quality.

Party Mode Streaming: Sync up to six Uniti all-in-one players or other Naim streamers and control via the Naim app.

Updates Update your system wirelessly via the Naim app.
Network Ethernet (10/100/1000Mbps)


CD Formats Audio CD (Red Book, CD and CD-R)
Audio Formats WAV – up to 32bits/384kHz
FLAC and AIFF – up to 24bit/384kHz
ALAC (Apple Lossless) – up to 24bit/384kHz
MP3 – up to 48kHz, 320kbit (16 bit)
AAC – up to 48kHz, 320kbit (16 bit)
OGG and WMA – up to 48kHz (16 bit)
DSD – 64 and 128FsNotes: Gapless playback supported on all formats.


Dimensions 95mm x 214mm x 265mm (HxWxD)
Finishes Brushed and anodised aluminium
Weight 7kg


Auto Standby time User selectable: adjustable from off up to 24 hours
Mains Supply 115V, 230V; 50 or 60Hz
Power Consumption Typical Use (no storage attached): 6.7W
Network Standby (no storage attached): <2W
Deep Sleep: <0.5W
Network Standby (with internal or USB HDD attached): > 15W*.
*Actual power consumption will vary depending on the size and type of attached internal HDD or USB devicesNote: Power consumption will be increased with the addition of user fitted storage (typical increase of approximately 8W for an internal HDD, dependant on the specification of storage).


CD Ripping Create bit-perfect copies of your CDs, store them internally and play back (external DAC or digital input amplifier needed).
Storage Store up to 100,000 tracks to internal (HDD or SSD – up to 6TB) or external Network Attached Storage or USB-connected storage and serve to a network-connected player.
Ripping and Storage


Supplied with Power-Line Lite mains cable (UK only), standard mains cable (international markets), cleaning cloth, drive caddy screws, BNC to Phono Connector and quick start guide.
Please note: not sold with an internal hard drive – features a removable caddy into which an HDD or SSD can be installed
Supplied with


Mains Cable Power-Line Lite mains cable (UK denominations only)


App Control Naim App for iOS and Android
User Control


Additional information

Weight 7 kg
Dimensions 26.5 × 21.5 × 9.5 cm

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