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Stream Encoders & Decoders

If you want to listen to encode an internet radio station you will need an encoder. If you want to listen to an internet radio stream you will need a decoder. You can use a PC for either but sometimes you need something a little more dedicated. Our range or encoders/decoders offer that alternative.

Barix Instreamer 100 Encoder

The Instreamer 100 is a hardware encoding device designed to encode your internet radio station in either MP3 or AAC format and at select-able bitrates. If you want a reliable encoding method that people can't easily fiddle with then this is the ideal solution.

Barix Exstreamer 100 Decoder

The Exstreamer 100 decoder is a hardware based MP3/AAC stream device which can be used to 'listen' to an internet or local network stream. The most common use for this is decoding audio for network based speaker systems.

Barix Exstreamer 200 Decoder & Speaker Amp

The Exstreamer 200 decoder is a hardware based MP3/AAC stream device which can be used to 'listen' to an internet or local network stream. It also includes a built in audio amplifier making it ideal for applications where is is being used to provide audio to a speaker zone.

Spacial Sam Cast Pro Software Encoder

The Sam Cast Pro software encoder provides a low cost way to encode in multiple formats and bit rates (fully legally) and has the advantage of including a decent dynamic processor.

Sonifex PS-Send-SD Pro Audio Stream Encoder

This professional audio streaming encoder by Sonifex allows you to encode professional level audio in a variety of formats for 'point to point' transmission or connecting to an Icecast / Shoutcast streaming server. NEW FOR 2016 - Now Includes: Silence detection on audio input, which will trigger an SNMP trap.

Sonifex PS-Play Pro Audio Stream Decoder

This professional audio streaming decoder by Sonifex allows you to decode professional level audio in a variety of formats from 'point to point' transmission or an Icecast / Shoutcast streaming server.

Sonifex PS-Amp Pro Audio Stream Decoder & Amplifier

The PS-AMP is a freestanding unit which converts an IP audio stream directly to speaker outputs. It is also available in a 1U rack-mount as the PS-AMPS. The PS-AMP has the same feature-set as the PS-PLAY except that there are no individual audio outputs other than the speaker terminals. The PS-AMP uses an integrated 2 x 15W D-class amplifier to deliver audio directly to a pair of connected speakers.