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 inexpensive, 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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RuneAudio @ AXPONA 2015 – Chicago

RuneAudio team will be at AXPONA (Chicago, April 24-26, 2015), North America’s Premier Event for Audiophiles and Music Lovers. If you are around there, come and meet us in person! … Continued

RuneAudio runs on Raspberry Pi 2 and Cubietruck

We have officially widened the range of our certified devices adding the Raspberry Pi 2 and the Cubietruck to the family!While waiting for the 0.4 release you can now run … Continued

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

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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