Majik DS (Exakt Variant)

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Linn Majik DS
(Exakt version)

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Product info

  • Product Name: Majik DS /2 (2015 Variant)
Other variants of this product can be found at Majik DS Variants
  • Date of Introduction:April 2015 - Sept 2018
  • Upgraded to Majik DS/2 with Exakt-link functionality
  • Type: Digital music player with Exakt capability

Hardware Upgrades

UTOPIK Power Supply upgrade: Improved power supply
Note: It should be noted that this upgrade information may at times be out of date and should not be used as a current list of what upgrades are available.


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Product Information Sheet

Using the Linn DS/DSM/HUB with IR handset, PC, MAC, Android tablet, iPad/iPhone...
Remote Control manual
Manage Systems manual
Space Optimisation (Advanced)
Surround Sound with Exakt systems
Safety Information
Warranty Terms and Conditions
Third Party Software Copyright

Network Setup

Back Panel Connections

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  1. MAINS INPUT - To connect to the mains electricity supply.
  2. EARTH GROUND - To connect to an earthing terminal if no mains earth is available or to join to the earths of other products in the system to improve perfromance in areas of poor/noisy electrical earth conditions.
  3. RS232 PORTS - To connect to other Linn devices that don't have ethernet.
  4. ETHERNET - To connect to a network (100Base-T)
  5. FALLBACK - To put the device into Fallback mode (used when reprogramming)
  6. EXAKT LINK- For connection of Exakt products (Exakt speakers/ExaktBox).
  7. SPDIF OUT - To connect to an external DAC or computer that has an Spdif input.
  8. TOSLINK OUT - To connect to an external DAC or computer that has a TOSLINK input.
  9. ANALOGUE AUDIO OUTPUTS - To connect to a preamplifier (or power amplifier when internal volume control is enabled) with unbalanced (RCA) analogue inputs.

Front Panel Connections

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  1. DISP BUTTON - Changes the front panel display mode.
  2. SKIP BUTTONS - Skips to the previous/next track
  3. STOP BUTTON - Stops playing the current track
  4. PLAY BUTTON - Starts playing the current track
  5. POWER SWITCH- To switch the power on/off.
  6. STANDBY BUTTON - Brings the product in/out of standby.


Please read the following carefully before installing the unit in your system – your unit may need to be reconfigured by your Linn retailer.



For further assistance, try our customer support pages