E100 embeds carefully selected 3TB HDD. The drive is supported using with MELCO Highly Stable Storage System (HS-S2) same as N1ZS/2A. MELCO branded circuit board is optimized from audiophile point of view to promise the highest quality transport. The drive can be turned off with the dedicated power switch.
The case is designed using the same concept as most recent MELCO music library products. 2 mm thick under chassis supports the whole case with great rigidity. Beautifully designed thick aluminum case is half size of N1A and fits most of desktop USB-DACs. It weighs 3.6kg (almost 3.6x that of similar IT drives).
MELCO Highly Stable Storage System holds whole drive with our dedicated technology.
Dedicated PCB holds capacitors for power supply and quality clock generator for better signal transmission.
TO HOST USB type B port is for N1 or PC to read the disk data.
TO DEVICE USB type A port is for USB-DAC playback with N1 USB Local playback function.
HDD is formatted with exFAT. Reformat is available with Windows / Mac PC.