View Full Version : play music from nas (apple time capsule)

01-11-2014, 03:19 AM
Anyone with experience of playing music from a NAS on AW9000?

All my music is on my Apple Time Capsule wireless network drive. i Want to connect it to an AW9000, see my music and playlists in the app and play music without the need of turning my pc on.

As far as I understand my NAS is not dlna certified.

I asked the question in the online chat. Rhey said i can connect but they cannot guarantee it wiil work?

Anyone with a more solid answer.

If it doesn't work I will go for Sonos. They confirmed it works.


Philips - Rafal
01-13-2014, 12:59 PM
Dear tom_vtk,

To stream music from your PC/Mac to AW9000, your NAS needs to be DLNA certified. Since yours is not certified, we cannot guarantee it will work.

Kind regards,
Philips Moderation Team

01-13-2014, 08:12 PM
so it might still work or does "cannot guarantee" = "it will not work"
Is there a way to find out (besides buying a d trying)?
what parameters affect this streaming functionality?


01-14-2014, 07:05 AM
If you have a PC, a tablet or smartphone download a DLNA player on it and connect it to your server to play music. If it works, high chance it works with the AW9000.
If you do this test with a Twonky player and it works, then the chance is even higher.

01-15-2014, 08:49 AM
thanks a lot, i will try it out.