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Primare R35 Awarded HiFi+ Phono Stage of the Year

  Primare’s R35 wins HiFi+ phono stage of the year, up to £2,500! The HiFi+ award panel highlighted the vast setup capabilities, solid construction, and resulting sound quality at its price point. Thanks to all involved! The following official award citation has been issued by Hifi+ “Primare’s R35 replaces the popular R32 at the top of Primare’s two- strong standalone phono stage range. The company …

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New Prisma Applications and OTA Release

  Primare is pleased to announce the launch of new Prisma applications and related firmware update effectively providing a new build of the Prisma network player platform, eliminating past patches and unnecessary coding to increase control and connection speed and stability, while adding new features and functions to improve overall performance. This represents a significant step in the ongoing evolution of the Prisma platform in …

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Register Your NP5 Prisma with Roon

    Dear NP5 Prisma owner,  We have received confirmation from Roon that all NP5 Prisma users can apply as a developer in order to use the uncertified Roon Ready firmware past the 21 September deadline the company recently announced (see links below for additional information).  Our understanding is that this is offered as a result of our ongoing good faith work with Roon to certify our Prisma models, confirming their interest in supporting our efforts to do so as …

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New Prisma Apps and Updates Status

      We want to provide a status report on the new Prisma apps and updates we have been working on and that have been much delayed. Our sincere hope is that the pandemic has not impacted you as severely as it has us at Primare, where it has caused delays in every aspect of the design, supply, and manufacturing chains, including communication with …

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Uncertified Roon Announcement

  We received the information from Roon early last week that uncertified software could not be enabled after 21 September and have been confirming what impact this will have since then. As we understand it, and as described in Roon’s communication (see links below), if your uncertified device is enabled prior to 21 September, you will be able to continue using the NP5 Prisma uncertified …

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EISA Phono Preamp 2020-2021 is… Primare R15!

  “It’s the ideal interface between a high-quality record player and the line input of your amplifier.”   We are pleased to announce that, for the third year in a row, one of our new models have been honoured with a prestigious EISA award. It is satisfying to note that the EISA Hi-Fi panel not only recognised the R15 MM/MC Phono Preamp for its superior …

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NP5 Prisma MCU Update

Effective Immediately A time critical update for NP5 Prisma was released today, 29 April. Following the most recent Prisma update it was discovered that there was an issue effecting the long-term stability of the MCU in the NP5 Prisma that needed to be addressed immediately. The solution to the issue has been found and the OTA update released today. In this new MCU version we …

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Primare CD35/I35 Prisma Receives Prestigious EISA Stereo System 2019 2020 Award! 

Primare CD35/I35 Prisma Receives Prestigious EISA Stereo System 2019 2020 Award!      “This is so much more than a simple CD player/amp system: it’s the future of hi-resolution home hi-fi.”    So concludes the official award citation for   The official EISA award citation reads (emphasis added):  Recipient of a previous EISA Award, Primare continues its winning ways with this I35 amplifier and CD35 Prisma CD/network player. The amplifier is a …

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Primare Prisma April Update

7 April 2020 We are releasing a small firmware update in preparation for the larger upcoming Roon Ready update – see below for the details. This firmware update coincides with the release of a Prisma app update for iOS and Android tablet apps, with the Android phone version expected to follow soon: iOS: v1.3.3(3) Android: v1.3.1.7 The new iOS app will be a combined iPhone …

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NP5 Prisma shipping end of October

Primare announces NP5 Prisma network player to ship end of October 2019 NP5 Prisma is a clever little device that provides Primare’s Prisma network player technology to virtually any system with a digital input. Incorporating all the functionality found in their latest award winning Prisma enabled models, including AirPlay 2*, Bluetooth, Chromecast built-in, Roon Ready*, Spotify Connect, in addition to network connected hard drive control, …

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