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exaSound PlayPoint Mark II Owner's Manual
exaSound PlayPoint Mark II Owner’s Manual.pdf
Last updated on April 15, 2018


Firmware Updates
Version 18 (2018-11-06)
New Features  -  added automatic configuration profiles for the following devices:
  • Kii Kontroller
  • Chord Dave
  • Devialet 200
  • Benchmark DAC 1 USB
  • Wavelength Audio Cosecant HS2
  • Asus Xonar U7
  • Asus Xonar U7 MK II
  • Avoid slow boot if the network is not available
  • Avoid delay on boot for scanning Wi-Fi networks
  • Updated to latest Roon RAAT SDK v. 1.1.32
Version 17 (2018-06-29)
New Features:
  • Support for e32 Mark II and MQA.
Version 16 (2018-05-07)
New Features:
  • Support for PlayPoint DM.
Version 15 (2018-02-26)
New Features:
  • Support for PlayPoint Mark II.
  • Support for DACs with USB Audio Class 2.0 interface.
Bug Fixes:
  • Fixed compatibility issues when Roon is used with the exaSound e20 DAC.
Version 14 (2018-02-21)
New Features:
  • Experimental support for DACs with USB Audio Class 2.0 interface.
  • Home screen displays information about the active DAC input. This feature works with e32 and e38 DACs.
  • Remote support enhancements
  • exaSound OS update
  • Roon RAAT update
Version 13 (2017-09-05)
New Features (See updated Owner's Manual):
  • New Web user interface. All features of the PlayPoint can be controlled remotely from a Web browser.
  • Manual network IP address configuration
  • Manual configuration for Wi-Fi connections
  • Touch-screen interface update - DAC inputs can be controlled from the PlayPoint
  • exaSound OS update
  • Roon RAAT update
Version 12 (2017-02-08)
New Features:
  • Master volume and volume trimming for individual channels can be controlled from web browser from any mobile device
  • USB drives attached to the PlayPoint can be shared for network access. Music files can be copied to the PlayPoint via the home network
  • Roon Ready playback engine updated for use with Roon 1.3
  • Improved compatibility with USB drives with UEFI-based partitions
  • Support for USB drives formatted with exFat file system
  • Easy access to the Roon online user guide from the PlayPoint web interface
Version 11 (2016-09-15)
New Features (See updated Owner's Manual):
  • Roon management screen allows for manual installation and removal of Roon Server
  • New status icons on the main screen for Roon Server, UPnP server and attached USB drive
  • New status icons on the playback screen for Roon Ready and UPnP playback mode
  • The UPnP status icon on the Music Library screen blinks during library updates
  • AirPlay volume works with finer steps with the iPad/iPhone volume buttons
Bug fixes:
  • ShairPort reports unique device ID based on the device serial number
Version 10 (2016-06-15)
New features:
  • Roon Server automatic configuration of local USB drives
  • DAC Auto Power Off screen
  • Updated Roon Quick Start Guide
  • Updated Owner's Manual
Version 9 (2016-05-18)
New features:
  • Added Roon Core running on the PlayPoint for use with USB-attached or NAS storage
Version 8 (2016-05-14)
Changes / new features:
  • Added OpenHome support
  • Added UPnP server
  • Maximum Volume limit configuration screen
  • Support for models without Wi-Fi (Japan version)
  • Improved AirPlay volume control
  • Improved Network Configuration screen
Version 7 (2016-02-26)
New features:
  • Roon Ready Certification
Version 6 (2016-02-11)
New features:
  • Screensaver settings screen
Bug fixes:
  • Fixed screen freezing during quick track changes
Version 5 (2016-01-30)
New features:
  • Channel mapping for 4.0 (Quad) and 5.0 multichannel formats
Version 4 (2015-12-17)
New features and enhancements:
  • Screensaver
  • Support for AirPlay metadata
Version 3 (2015-11-25)
New features and enhancements:
  • Remote support
  • On-device web site
Version 2 (2015-11-09)
First public release

Version 1 (2015-10-01)
Initial (beta) version for beta testers