Max2Play Home 2016 (en) › Forums › General Questions on Hardware and Max2Play Versions › Real multiroom/multi zone audio system with multi source-multi output › Reply To: Real multiroom/multi zone audio system with multi source-multi output
Firstly, the idea of using ethernet is your ideal solution, it makes everything scalable and modular.
In general you got our system’s general idea down perfectly. We use the Squeezebox system with one server instance on one of the Pi’s and players on all the others.
We put together a guide on an exemplary multiroom system which is very similar. Here it is
We also created a Multiroom Audio Configurator to make sure you have the right setup for each room (using HAT sound cards for the Pi as its built-in audio is subpar). Here is the configurator
Now the best news of all, you just need one license for our OS and you can try it for free 🙂
Let me know if you have any more specific questions and write me via mail if you need some feedback on buying our bundles/complete solutions