Minimal design meets exceptional sound quality
The NSC 222 is a multi-featured streaming preamplifier that is easy to use and capable of delivering uncompromising sound quality. With its precision engineering and Naim British design elegance, this product offers a whole universe of music and radio streaming, a stand for vinyl and headphones, as well as high performance analogue pre-amplifier functionality. Combined with the NAP 250 power amplifier, it forms an exceptional whole, to be enriched only with the speakers.
Begin your New Classic musical journey with the NSC 222 preamplifier, an incredibly versatile instrument. Access a wide range of streaming music platforms (Spotify, TIDAL, Qobuz, etc.), many online radio stations and much more, with bitrate support up to 32bit/284kHz.
Want to listen to vinyl? The NSC 222 features an MM phono input. Do you like headphones and want to immerse yourself in a completely individual listening experience? The NSC 222 features Naim's latest headphone technology, inherited from the Uniti Atom Headphone Edition, our world-renowned amplifier-DAC.
The NSC 222 integrates the latest Naim streaming platform. Built by our Salisbury experts, it sets new standards in terms of performance, functionality and ease of use. This product has been designed to deliver true hi-fi performance, with the legendary Naim sound. Stream your favorite radio stations and music you love with Spotify Connect, Apple Music, TIDAL, TIDAL Connect), Qobuz, AirPlay 2, Chromecast, UPnP™ server, USB sticks, Roon Ready, etc
Control everything as you like
New and improved Naim app
The intuitive new Naim app gives you easy control of either one or more NSC 222 machines. You can access all your music, including your favorite radio stations, streaming services and playlists, explore discographies and
artist biographies. In addition, you can update your system with a single gesture.
A simple and pleasant use
The NSC 222 is extremely easy to use – easily controlled from the Focal & Naim app, available on iOS and Android, or with the supplied Zigbee smart remote control. Of course, its various functions can also be accessed directly via the NSC 222 from the backlit volume knob. For maximum listening pleasure, the 5.5" color display shows the songs being played.
Led by our Technical Director for Electronic Products, Naim's expert engineers have devised simple yet elegant circuitry, combined with our award-winning DR technology to deliver the stable and smooth power supply needed to ensure performance. superior. Our teams select the highest quality components and carry out calibrations of the highest precision, for uncompromising results.
A timeless design
Naim products are designed to be both modern and timeless. Our creations are characterized by the absence of ornaments that have no objective of improving performance or sound. The conception of the NSC 222 streamer preamplifier combines extreme precision, great functionality, minimal design and innovative materials, for ease of use and pleasure.
The history of aluminum and Naim
Naim founder Julian Vereker recognized early on the many benefits that aluminum could offer as a coating material for Naim electronic components. Aware of the high sensitivity of delicate audio components to the effects of magnetic fields, thermal instability, unwanted vibrations, where other manufacturers bent thin steel plates, Naim used thick aluminum plates.