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 an 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 @ Munich HIGH END 2016

As tradition, also this year the RuneAudio team will be in München, Germany to attend the most important exhibition in Europe for the hi-fi industry, the Munich HIGH END 2016. … Continued

RuneAudio @ AXPONA 2016 – Chicago

RuneAudio team will be at AXPONA again! (Chicago, April 15-17, 2016) We are proud to take part in one of the most important Audiophile events of the United States of … Continued

RuneAudio runs on Raspberry Pi 3 model B

We have officially added the Raspberry Pi 3 model B to our certified devices family. The image, which works also on the Raspberry Pi 2 and includes some new features … 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