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Selekt DSM Network Music Player

Selekt DSM will revolutionise your interaction with digital music. It’s a tactile and beautiful musical experience, better in every sense. It will make your system sound better and it will help you fall in love with your music all over again.

As stunning to look at as it is to listen to, every element is precision engineered for the most authentic musical performance possible.

Feel the music you want to play. Selekt DSM’s jewel-like dial and smart buttons are ready to be personalised just for you, giving you immediate access to the music you want to hear, no matter the source.

Selekt DSM is designed to fit with your system and make it sound better, whatever your setup.

With four stereo and four surround configurations to choose from, you’ll find a model that suits your needs, whether its music or movies you love.

Explore the range

Selekt DSM

A dedicated streaming source for improved sound from any separates system, available in stereo or surround configuration.

Adding Selekt DSM to your system will make it sound better. And with Space Optimisation technology you get the best possible sound from your entire system configured just for you, no matter what speakers you have or where they’re placed.

Selekt DSM includes a built-in pre-amplifier, enabling you to connect all your sources, including your turntable, to get better sound from them too… instantly.

Customisable smart buttons provide immediate access, directly from the product, to anything you want to hear - no matter the source. Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

With its modular, upgradeable design, your Selekt DSM can be adapted in the future as your needs change, either by increasing the performance by adding Katalyst, expanding to Surround or simplifying your system by adding integrated amps… just add speakers.

Selekt DSM

A dedicated streaming source for improved sound from any separates system, available in stereo or surround configuration.

Adding Selekt DSM to your system will make it sound better. And with Space Optimisation technology you get the best possible sound from your entire system configured just for you, no matter what speakers you have or where they’re placed.

Selekt DSM includes a built-in pre-amplifier, enabling you to connect all your sources, including your turntable, to get better sound from them too… instantly.

Customisable smart buttons provide immediate access, directly from the product, to anything you want to hear - no matter the source. Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

With its modular, upgradeable design, your Selekt DSM can be adapted in the future as your needs change, either by increasing the performance by adding Katalyst, expanding to Surround or simplifying your system by adding integrated amps… just add speakers.

  • Available in stereo or surround configuration (up to 5.1)
  • Streams virtually any digital source over a standard network
  • Supports formats up to 24-bit 192 kHz
  • Space Optimisation built-in
  • Six customisable smart buttons for immediate access to pinned content from any source
  • Illuminated, jewel-like dial provides comprehensive control and feedback directly from the product
  • Integrates seamlessly with Tidal & Qobuz lossless streaming services
  • Plays Internet radio via TuneIn
  • 10 digital & analogue inputs including HDMI ARC and USB Audio Class 2
  • HDMI Switching module in Surround configuration – 4 inputs / 1 output (available as an upgrade for Stereo configuration)
  • Built-in MC/MM phono stage for connecting a turntable
  • Up to 5.1 Surround Sound Processing (Surround configuration only or available as an upgrade for Stereo configuration)
  • Analogue outputs for connection to pre- or power amps
  • Exakt Link for connection to Linn Exaktbox or integrated speakers

Selekt DSM Technology

Space Optimisation
Space Optimisation

Space Optimisation

Every Linn network music player has Space Optimisation built-in.

Space Optimisation uses sophisticated acoustic modelling to build up a complete picture of how your speakers, their placement, and the unique characteristics of your room interact to affect the sound you hear. Whatever speakers you use, and however you’ve designed your room, you’ll hear a performance that’s optimised uniquely for you.

Exakt
Exakt

Exakt

Exakt technology preserves the natural sound of every instrument by synchronising the elements that make up every note, including all the harmonics.

Available through the addition of a Linn integrated speaker or Exaktbox to your system, it uses Exakt Link to connect to your Linn DSM player. All current Klimax, Akurate and Majik models have Exakt Link connections on-board, ready for the ultimate system upgrade.

Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amps

Improve and simplify your system – just add speakers. Available in stereo or surround configuration.

Adding Selekt DSM to your system will make it sound better. And with an on-board power amp you can enjoy the performance and streamline your system – just add speakers. Available in stereo or surround configuration. Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

Space Optimisation technology lets you get the best possible sound from your entire system configured just for you, no matter what speakers you have or where they’re placed.

Selekt DSM includes a built-in pre-amplifier, enabling you to connect all your sources, including your turntable, to get better sound from them too… instantly.

Customisable smart buttons provide immediate access, directly from the product, to anything you want to hear - no matter the source. Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

With its modular, upgradeable design, you can increase the performance of your Selekt DSM further by adding Katalyst, our cutting-edge DAC architecture, or expand to Surround and bring your movies to life.

Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amps

Improve and simplify your system – just add speakers. Available in stereo or surround configuration.

Adding Selekt DSM to your system will make it sound better. And with an on-board power amp you can enjoy the performance and streamline your system – just add speakers. Available in stereo or surround configuration. Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

Space Optimisation technology lets you get the best possible sound from your entire system configured just for you, no matter what speakers you have or where they’re placed.

Selekt DSM includes a built-in pre-amplifier, enabling you to connect all your sources, including your turntable, to get better sound from them too… instantly.

Customisable smart buttons provide immediate access, directly from the product, to anything you want to hear - no matter the source. Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

With its modular, upgradeable design, you can increase the performance of your Selekt DSM further by adding Katalyst, our cutting-edge DAC architecture, or expand to Surround and bring your movies to life.

  • Available in stereo or surround configuration (up to 5.1)
  • Streams virtually any digital source over a standard network
  • Supports formats up to 24-bit 192 kHz
  • Space Optimisation built-in
  • Six customisable smart buttons for immediate access to pinned content from any source
  • Illuminated, jewel-like dial provides comprehensive control and feedback directly from the product
  • Integrates seamlessly with Tidal & Qobuz lossless streaming services
  • Plays Internet radio via TuneIn
  • 10 digital & analogue inputs including HDMI ARC and USB Audio Class 2
  • HDMI Switching module in Surround configuration – 4 inputs / 1 output (available as an upgrade for Stereo configuration)
  • Built-in MC/MM phono stage for connecting a turntable
  • Up to 5.1 Surround Sound Processing (Surround configuration only or available as an upgrade for Stereo configuration)
  • Connect multiple Linn DSM players for a high performance multiroom system
  • Exakt Link for connection to Linn Exaktbox or integrated speakers
  • Up to 6 channels of 100W/channel into 4 Ohms, bespoke Linn-designed, bridged Class-D amplifier with post-filter feedback

Selekt DSM Technology

Space Optimisation
Space Optimisation

Space Optimisation

Every Linn network music player has Space Optimisation built-in.

Space Optimisation uses sophisticated acoustic modelling to build up a complete picture of how your speakers, their placement, and the unique characteristics of your room interact to affect the sound you hear. Whatever speakers you use, and however you’ve designed your room, you’ll hear a performance that’s optimised uniquely for you.

Exakt
Exakt

Exakt

Exakt technology preserves the natural sound of every instrument by synchronising the elements that make up every note, including all the harmonics.

Available through the addition of a Linn integrated speaker or Exaktbox to your system, it uses Exakt Link to connect to your Linn DSM player. All current Klimax, Akurate and Majik models have Exakt Link connections on-board, ready for the ultimate system upgrade.

Selekt DSM

with Katalyst

Make any separates system sound better with this dedicated streaming source, available in stereo or surround configuration.

Adding Selekt DSM to your system will make it sound better.

Featuring our Katalyst DAC Architecture, digital sources are reproduced with greater precision than ever before, giving you greater insight into all of your music.

And with Space Optimisation technology you get the best possible sound from your entire system configured just for you, no matter what speakers you have or where they’re placed.

Selekt DSM includes a built-in pre-amplifier, enabling you to connect all your sources, including your turntable, to get better sound from them too… instantly.

Customisable smart buttons provide immediate access, directly from the product, to anything you want to hear - no matter the source. Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

With its modular, upgradeable design, your Selekt DSM can be adapted in the future as your needs change... from Stereo to Surround, or by adding integrated amps and simplifying your system... just add speakers.

Selekt DSM

with Katalyst

Make any separates system sound better with this dedicated streaming source, available in stereo or surround configuration.

Adding Selekt DSM to your system will make it sound better.

Featuring our Katalyst DAC Architecture, digital sources are reproduced with greater precision than ever before, giving you greater insight into all of your music.

And with Space Optimisation technology you get the best possible sound from your entire system configured just for you, no matter what speakers you have or where they’re placed.

Selekt DSM includes a built-in pre-amplifier, enabling you to connect all your sources, including your turntable, to get better sound from them too… instantly.

Customisable smart buttons provide immediate access, directly from the product, to anything you want to hear - no matter the source. Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

With its modular, upgradeable design, your Selekt DSM can be adapted in the future as your needs change... from Stereo to Surround, or by adding integrated amps and simplifying your system... just add speakers.

  • Available in stereo or surround configuration (up to 5.1)
  • Streams virtually any digital source over a standard network
  • Supports formats up to 24-bit 192 kHz
  • Space Optimisation built-in
  • Six customisable smart buttons for immediate access to pinned content from any source
  • Illuminated, jewel-like dial provides comprehensive control and feedback directly from the product
  • Integrates seamlessly with Tidal & Qobuz lossless streaming services
  • Plays Internet radio via TuneIn
  • 10 digital & analogue inputs including HDMI ARC and USB Audio Class 2
  • HDMI Switching module in Surround configuration – 4 inputs / 1 output (available as an upgrade for Stereo configuration)
  • Built-in MC/MM phono stage for connecting a turntable
  • Up to 5.1 Surround Sound Processing (Surround configuration only or available as an upgrade for Stereo configuration)
  • Connect multiple Linn DSM players for a high performance multiroom system
  • Analogue outputs for connection to pre- or power amps
  • Exakt Link for connection to Linn Exaktbox or integrated speakers
  • Features Katalyst DAC Architecture

Selekt DSM Technology

Space Optimisation
Space Optimisation

Space Optimisation

Every Linn network music player has Space Optimisation built-in.

Space Optimisation uses sophisticated acoustic modelling to build up a complete picture of how your speakers, their placement, and the unique characteristics of your room interact to affect the sound you hear. Whatever speakers you use, and however you’ve designed your room, you’ll hear a performance that’s optimised uniquely for you.

Exakt
Exakt

Exakt

Exakt technology preserves the natural sound of every instrument by synchronising the elements that make up every note, including all the harmonics.

Available through the addition of a Linn integrated speaker or Exaktbox to your system, it uses Exakt Link to connect to your Linn DSM player. All current Klimax, Akurate and Majik models have Exakt Link connections on-board, ready for the ultimate system upgrade.

Katalyst
Katalyst

Katalyst

Our new DAC architecture performs digital-to-analogue conversion with greater precision than ever.

Katalyst delivers our best digital-to-analogue-conversion by controlling the critical elements that lie at the heart of the analogue signal's creation.

Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps

Improve and simplify your system – just add speakers. Available in stereo or surround configuration.

Adding Selekt DSM to your system will make it sound better. And with an on-board power amp you can enjoy the performance and streamline your system – just add speakers.

Featuring our Katalyst DAC Architecture, digital sources are reproduced with greater precision than ever before, giving you greater insight into all of your music.

Space Optimisation technology lets you get the best possible sound from your entire system configured just for you, no matter what speakers you have or where they’re placed.

Selekt DSM includes a built-in pre-amplifier, enabling you to connect all your sources, including your turntable, to get better sound from them too… instantly.

Customisable smart buttons provide immediate access, directly from the product, to anything you want to hear - no matter the source.Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

With its modular, upgradeable design, your Selekt DSM can be expanded from Stereo to Surround in the future as your needs change.

Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps

Improve and simplify your system – just add speakers. Available in stereo or surround configuration.

Adding Selekt DSM to your system will make it sound better. And with an on-board power amp you can enjoy the performance and streamline your system – just add speakers.

Featuring our Katalyst DAC Architecture, digital sources are reproduced with greater precision than ever before, giving you greater insight into all of your music.

Space Optimisation technology lets you get the best possible sound from your entire system configured just for you, no matter what speakers you have or where they’re placed.

Selekt DSM includes a built-in pre-amplifier, enabling you to connect all your sources, including your turntable, to get better sound from them too… instantly.

Customisable smart buttons provide immediate access, directly from the product, to anything you want to hear - no matter the source.Streaming services, internet radio, podcasts, your turntable or Blu-Ray player… the choice is yours.

With its modular, upgradeable design, your Selekt DSM can be expanded from Stereo to Surround in the future as your needs change.

  • Available in stereo or surround configuration (up to 5.1)
  • Streams virtually any digital source over a standard network
  • Supports formats up to 24-bit 192 kHz
  • Space Optimisation built-in
  • Six customisable smart buttons for immediate access to pinned content from any source
  • Illuminated, jewel-like dial provides comprehensive control and feedback directly from the product
  • Integrates seamlessly with Tidal & Qobuz lossless streaming services
  • Plays Internet radio via TuneIn
  • 10 digital & analogue inputs including HDMI ARC and USB Audio Class 2
  • HDMI Switching module in Surround configuration – 4 inputs / 1 output (available as an upgrade for Stereo configuration)
  • Built-in MC/MM phono stage for connecting a turntable
  • Up to 5.1 Surround Sound Processing (Surround configuration only or available as an upgrade for Stereo configuration)
  • Connect multiple Linn DSM players for a high performance multiroom system
  • Exakt Link for connection to Linn Exaktbox or integrated speakers
  • Features Katalyst DAC Architecture
  • Up to 6 channels of 100W/channel into 4 Ohms, bespoke Linn-designed, bridged Class-D amplifier with post-filter feedback

Selekt DSM Technology

Space Optimisation
Space Optimisation

Space Optimisation

Every Linn network music player has Space Optimisation built-in.

Space Optimisation uses sophisticated acoustic modelling to build up a complete picture of how your speakers, their placement, and the unique characteristics of your room interact to affect the sound you hear. Whatever speakers you use, and however you’ve designed your room, you’ll hear a performance that’s optimised uniquely for you.

Exakt
Exakt

Exakt

Exakt technology preserves the natural sound of every instrument by synchronising the elements that make up every note, including all the harmonics.

Available through the addition of a Linn integrated speaker or Exaktbox to your system, it uses Exakt Link to connect to your Linn DSM player. All current Klimax, Akurate and Majik models have Exakt Link connections on-board, ready for the ultimate system upgrade.

Katalyst
Katalyst

Katalyst

Our new DAC architecture performs digital-to-analogue conversion with greater precision than ever.

Katalyst delivers our best digital-to-analogue-conversion by controlling the critical elements that lie at the heart of the analogue signal's creation.

Silver Linn Klimax DSM network music player
Selekt DSM

(Stereo or Surround)

Silver Linn Klimax DS network music player
Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amps
(Stereo or Surround)

Silver Linn Klimax DS network music player
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst
(Stereo or Surround)

Silver Linn Klimax DS network music player
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps
(Stereo or Surround)

Overview

A dedicated streaming source for improved sound from any separates system

Improve and simplify your system – just add speakers

Make any separates system sound better with this dedicated streaming source

Improve and simplify your system – just add speakers

Main Features

Selekt DSM


 

Analogue Outputs Yes
Surround Sound Processing (up to 5.1) Optional
Exakt Ready Yes
Space Optimisation Yes
Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amps
 

Analogue Outputs Yes
Surround Sound Processing (up to 5.1) Optional
Exakt Ready Yes
Space Optimisation Yes
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst
 

Analogue Outputs Yes
Surround Sound Processing (up to 5.1) Optional
Exakt Ready Yes
Space Optimisation Yes
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps

Analogue Outputs Yes
Surround Sound Processing (up to 5.1) Optional
Exakt Ready Yes
Space Optimisation Yes

Katalyst DAC Architecture

No

No

Yes

Yes

Construction

Aluminium

Aluminium

Aluminium

Aluminium

Finish

Black

Black

Black

Black

Audio Formats

FLAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, DSD (64/128), MP3, WMA (except lossless), AIFF, AAC, OGG

FLAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, DSD (64/128), MP3, WMA (except lossless), AIFF, AAC, OGG

FLAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, DSD (64/128), MP3, WMA (except lossless), AIFF, AAC, OGG

FLAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, DSD (64/128), MP3, WMA (except lossless), AIFF, AAC, OGG

Surround Sound Processing Formats
(Surround Configuration Only)

DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS-HD High Resolution Audio, DTS 96/24, DTS, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, PCM

DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS-HD High Resolution Audio, DTS 96/24, DTS, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, PCM

DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS-HD High Resolution Audio, DTS 96/24, DTS, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, PCM

DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS-HD High Resolution Audio, DTS 96/24, DTS, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, PCM

Resolution

Up to 24-bit 192 kHz

Up to 24-bit 192 kHz

Up to 24-bit 192 kHz

Up to 24-bit 192 kHz

Inputs

Selekt DSM

 
 

Ethernet x 1
HDMI ARC (Stereo configuration only) x 1
HDMI Switching (Surround configuration only) x 4
Toslink x 2
SPDIF x 2
USB Audio Class 2 endpoint x 1
Line level phono (RCA) x 1
MM Phono (RCA) x 1
MC Phono (RCA) x 1
Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amps
 

Ethernet x 1
HDMI ARC (Stereo configuration only) x 1
HDMI Switching (Surround configuration only) x 4
Toslink x 2
SPDIF x 2
USB Audio Class 2 endpoint x 1
Line level phono (RCA) x 1
MM Phono (RCA) x 1
MC Phono (RCA) x 1
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst
 

Ethernet x 1
HDMI ARC (Stereo configuration only) x 1
HDMI Switching (Surround configuration only) x 4
Toslink x 2
SPDIF x 2
USB Audio Class 2 endpoint x 1
Line level phono (RCA) x 1
MM Phono (RCA) x 1
MC Phono (RCA) x 1
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps

Ethernet x 1
HDMI ARC (Stereo configuration only) x 1
HDMI Switching (Surround configuration only) x 4
Toslink x 2
SPDIF x 2
USB Audio Class 2 endpoint x 1
Line level phono (RCA) x 1
MM Phono (RCA) x 1
MC Phono (RCA) x 1

Outputs
Stereo Configuration

Selekt DSM

 

Exakt Link x 2
RCA Phono x 1 pair
Balanced XLR x 1 pair
Binding-post / Banana / spade n/a
Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amp

Exakt Link x 2
RCA Phono No
Balanced XLR No
Binding-post / Banana / spade x 2 pairs
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst

Exakt Link x 2
RCA Phono x 1 pair
Balanced XLR x 1 pair
Binding-post / Banana / spade n/a
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps

Exakt Link x 2
RCA Phono No
Balanced XLR No
Binding-post / Banana / spade x 2 pairs

Outputs
Surround Configuration

Selekt DSM

 

Exakt Link x 2
HDMI x 1
RCA Phono x 3 pairs
Balanced XLR x 3 pairs
Binding-post / Banana / spade n/a
Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amps

Exakt Link x 2
HDMI x 1
RCA Phono x 2
Balanced XLR No
Binding-post / Banana / spade x 5 pairs
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst

Exakt Link x 2
HDMI x 1
RCA Phono x 3 pairs
Balanced XLR x 3 pairs
Binding-post / Banana / spade n/a
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps

Exakt Link x 2
HDMI x 1
RCA Phono x 2
Balanced XLR No
Binding-post / Banana / spade x 5 pairs

Dimensions

Selekt DSM

 

Width 350 mm
Height 113 mm
Depth 350 mm
Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amp

Width 350 mm
Height 113 mm
Depth 350 mm
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst

Width 350 mm
Height 113 mm
Depth 350 mm
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps

Width 350 mm
Height 113 mm
Depth 350 mm

Weight

7.2kg (Stereo Configuration)
8.8kg (Surround Configuration)

8.1kg (Stereo Configuration)
10.0 kg (Surround Configuration)

7.2kg (Stereo Configuration)
8.8kg (Surround Configuration)

8.1kg (Stereo Configuration)
10.0 kg (Surround Configuration)

TISI Declaration

Selekt DSM

 

Line
Out
Power
Amp
THD+N 0.0002% 0.001%
Dynamic
Range
114dB 110dB
Selekt DSM

with Integrated Power Amp

Line
Out
Power
Amp
THD+N 0.0002% 0.001%
Dynamic
Range
114dB 110dB
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst

Line
Out
Power
Amp
THD+N 0.0002% 0.001%
Dynamic
Range
117dB 110dB
Selekt DSM

with Katalyst & Integrated Power Amps

Line
Out
Power
Amp
THD+N 0.0002% 0.001%
Dynamic
Range
117dB 110dB