A revolutionary digital Hi-Fi player

“One player to rune them all.”

RuneAudio is a free and open source software that turns embedded hardware into Hi-Fi music players.

Take a cheap, silent and low-consumption mini-PC and make it perform as an high fidelity digital source.
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Control your music from everywhere

Easy to use, platform independent

We developed RuneUI, a built-in, ready to use and cross-platform web interface to control playback and settings.

The headless player is controlled wireless from remote by many different clients, running on different devices.

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Happy birthday RuneAudio!

We launched this website on this day last year… how the time has flown. HAPPY 1st BIRTHDAY RUNEAUDIO! It’s really exciting what we achieved in this time: the increasing quality of … Continued

RuneAudio @ OSD 2014 – Udine

RuneAudio team will be present at Open Source Day 2014 event in Udine, Italy, on Saturday, November 29th. We will have a dedicated space for us (room M, along the main … Continued

RuneAudio 0.3-beta for Raspberry Pi is out!

Today is a very exciting day for us, as we finally get to announce that the long awaited 0.3-beta release is ready to download! We really hope that all our hard … Continued

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Multiplatform, free and open source

Made by audiophiles, for audiophiles

RuneOS operative system is custom built and optimized to run on multiple hardware platforms and give the best sound quality.

It's Linux based, free and open source. Get involved in the development and be part of our community!

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Sounds great and plays everything

The ideal source for your Hi-Fi system

Pick your music from multiple sources like local drives (USB disks), network shares (CIFS and NFS), and web radios.

Bitperfect and gapless playback of common audio formats and support of native DSD playback with DSD-over-PCM.

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Sleepless coding nights...

RuneUI takes a big leap forward

Hi everybody, I’m Andrea Coiutti (ACX in the forum), RuneAudio’s co-founder and designer and developer of RuneUI. This is the first entry in this new blog section on RuneAudio website, … Continued