Network Players - Spotify Connect

Relevant Products: EDGE NQ, Azur 851N, CXN v1 & v2, CXR120, CXR200 Stream Magic 6 v2

All of our Network Players are Spotify Connect enabled. This means as long as you have a Spotify premium subscription you will be able to stream all of your music from your Spotify account directly to your Network Player. 


Please find instructions on how to use Spotify Connect below:


  1. Open Spotify and play something.
  2. Click Connect to a device  in the bottom-right.
  3. Select the device you'd like to play on.



  1. Open Spotify and play something.
  2. Tap Devices Available at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Tap the device you want to play to.

Not seeing the device you want in the device list?

Try switching off the Show local devices only setting. This means your app will try to find nearby devices that aren’t on the same internet connection as you. Here's how:

  1. Tap Home .
    Got Premium? Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Tap Devices.
  4. Switch off Show local devices only and try Connect again.


As well as using Spotify Connect you can also use the following methods to listen to Spotify.

 Apple AirPlay

You can play any streaming service on your network player using AirPlay from a compatible Apple device.

Choose “More Devices” and select the Apple AirPlay icon  from within your chosen App, Control Centre or iTunes (PC/Mac) and select your Network Player.

 USB from my PC or Mac

Any desktop app can also be played from your PC or Mac through a USB connection to your Cambridge Audio network player when a direct point to point connection is implemented.

Connect a USB A to B cable between your PC or Mac and the Cambridge Audio network player and select “USB Audio” as the desired digital input through the network players’ interface.

 Bluetooth (aptX)

Audio can also be played over a Bluetooth connection available by connecting the optional BT100 Bluetooth receiver to the Cambridge Audio network player and pairing it to your smart device.  


For more information please visit Spotify's support site here


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