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Music Server selection guide (sonicTransporter series and 1U Roon Appliance)

Product sonicTransporter i5 sonicTransporter i7 For Roon DSP sonicTransporter i7 for HQPlayer + Roon Server sonicTransporter AP 1U Roon Appliance
Customer Looking for a music server exceeds Roon server requirements at an affordable price Customers that want to take advantage of all the upsampling features that Roon has to offer Customers that want to take advantage of both Roon Server and HQPlayer features, integration, & upsampling. Customers that want to take advantage of all the Roon upsampling features and rip CDs Looking for a premier Roon server that fits into your existing system rack and rips CDs
Processor i5 i7 (quad core 7700) i7 (quad core 7700) i7 (quad core 7700) i5
Storage Included None None None 4TB 2TB
Additional Storage Available Yes - up to 4TB SSD or 2TB Spinning Yes - up to 4TB SSD or 10TB Spinning Yes - up to 4TB SSD or 10TB Spinning Yes - custom order 2TB Included
CD Drive Included No No No Yes Yes
Operating System sonicOrbiter OS sonicOrbiter OS sonicOrbiter OS sonicOrbiter OS sonicOrbiter OS
Controlled By Tablet or Web Browser Tablet or Web Browser Tablet or Web Browser Tablet or Web Browser Tablet or Web Browser
Keyboard and monitor required No No No No No
Network Protocols DLNA, Samba (Sonos® and others), Squeezebox®, Roon (RAAT) DLNA, Samba (Sonos® and others), Squeezebox®, Roon RAAT) DLNA, Samba (Sonos® and others), Squeezebox®, Roon (RAAT) DLNA, Samba (Sonos® and others), Squeezebox®, Roon (RAAT) DLNA, Samba (Sonos® and others), Squeezebox®, Roon (RAAT)
Roon Server Installed Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
HQPlayer Installed (with license included) Available Available Yes Available Available
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