ELAC DS-S101-G Discovery Music Server

Original price was: $1,999.00.Current price is: $1,120.00.

REDUCED! Designed to be the heart of a serious music system, the DS-S101-G offers playback of local and streaming music with rich multi-dimensional metadata and multi-room audio, with an interface you can master in a few minutes. In-store demo, mint condition.


REDUCED: The Elac DS-S101-G Discovery Music Server allows you to discover the world of computer audio without a computer. Designed to be the heart of a serious music system, the DS-S101-G offers playback of local and streaming music, rich multi-dimensional metadata and multi-room audio, all with an interface that anyone can master in a few minutes. Keeping in line with quality music, the lossless, high-fidelity music streaming service Tidal® has been tightly integrated into the Discovery’s software*. Content from your local collection and content from Tidal are presented in the same beautiful, easy-to-use interface.

Adding the Discovery Series DS-S101-G Music Server to an existing system is simple. Connect the Discovery to the internet and one of the outputs to the upcoming ELAC Integrated Amplifier or your existing system. Adding your personal music collection is a snap. Connect either a hard drive to the rear mounted USB port or point the Discovery to your NAS (Networked Attached Storage) device and the Discovery will take care of the rest, organizing and gathering feature rich meta-data for your entire music collection. Expanding your Discovery system to other rooms is easy. Whether you want the full functionality of an integrated amplifier or a simple wireless speaker in the kids’ room, the Discovery eco-system is ready to grow when you are. * iOS (64-bit Devices), Android, Windows (7, 8, and 10) and Apple OSX

One component, infinite sound.


  • Analog Outputs (Independent Zones): 2 Coaxial Output (Independent Zones): 1 (192.kHz 24-Bit Max) Optical Output: 1 (96kHz 24-Bit Max) USB Port (Mass Storage Class): 1 USB 2.0 Ethernet Port: 1 Gigabit Ethernet

End Point Support:

  • Discovery AirPlay Roon End Point

Control & User Interface:

  • ROON Essentials Control App: For iOS (64-bit Devices), Android (4.4 and higher), Windows (7, 8, and 10) and Apple OSX (10.8 and higher)

Format Support:

  • Supported Audio Formats: WAV, AIFF, FLAC, ALAC, OGG, MP3, AAC 192kHz 24-Bit Audio Formats: WAV, AIFF, FLAC, ALAC

External USB HDD File System Support:


Integrated Streaming Services:

  • Tidal, Qobuz

Track Limit:

  • No Track Limit (Please note that the Discovery UI may become slower as you add a large number of tracks to your library)

Multi-Room Suppport:

  • Type: Wired and Wireless Synchronized Audio: Yes (Analog 1 & 2 can be grouped together and synchronized) (Wireless End-Points can be grouped together and synchronized as well). Please note that since the digital outputs always output the native sampling rate and bit depth int cannot be synchronized with the analog outputs.

Power Supply & Consumption:

  • Power Supply: 12VDC 2A Power Consumption Normal Operation: 4.8 Watts

Dimensions & Weight:

  • Dimensions (WxHxD): 8-1/4″” x 1-7/8″” x 4-5/16″” Weight: 2lbs

It’s really very simple – The Discovery Music Server lets you open your personal music vault from another computer, Apple iPad** or Android tablet. Whether your choice is a full ELAC system powered by an ELAC integrated amplifier and running an ELAC loudspeaker system or a pair of ear buds, you can listen in one room or around the house with other Discovery-compatible products.

A wave of music – Discovery delivers music based on relationships between performers and composers, starting from the tracks you choose. TIDAL* delivers no-compromise music streaming, with millions of tracks in lossless, audiophile quality—a bigger music landscape than ever before. * Separate Tidal Subscription required

Your music, as you like it – Between users and across devices, you can select from downloads, ripped CDs and streaming services. Your collection is supported by a rich library of images and information—an archive of material that adds depth, knowledge and excitement to your listening.

Audiophile reproduction – The artists and engineers who recorded your music took great care creating it. Discovery takes the same care playing it back.

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