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WBA51 Bluetooth and Network Audio Receiver with IR Remote

Quick Overview

The Dayton Audio WBA51 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth audio receiver makes wireless, multi-room streaming easy. The unit supports the Dayton Audio Hi-Fly app for the ability to control streaming options and playback control via your mobile device. Featuring an AUX 3.5mm input, the WBA51 can play back from virtually any device. Integration with a current non-wireless home audio setup is easy with the WBA51's AUX 3.5 mm and optical outputs, and the built in ethernet port makes networking a breeze!

Product Highlights

  • Hi-fly app for device and streaming management
  • Bluetooth 4.0 for offline wireless streaming
  • Built-in ethernet jack for locations without Wi-Fi
  • 3.5mm inputs for devices without Bluetooth or Wi-Fi
  • 3.5mm and optical outputs compatible with any system
  • Includes IR remote, Power supply, MicroUSB Cable, and 3.5mm aux cable

Product Manuals / Spec Sheets / Downloads

Dayton Audio WBA51 User Manual

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Enclosed in a small footprint, the Dayton Audio WBA51 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth audio receiver turns any audio setup into a modern, wireless enabled system. The WBA51 has the ability to stream via Wi-Fi with the Dayton Audio Hi-Fly app, Bluetooth, or with a 3.5mm analog input. Control device funtions, manage your streaming and playback, and easily configure your system for multi-room functionality using the Hi-Fly App! The receiver is fully compatible with Airplay for iOS devices as well as DLNA for Android

Not only does the WBA51 have the ability to stream from virtually any device, it also features popular music apps built-in such as Spotify, TIDAL, Youtube, Quobuz, and Pandora. Blazing fast 150mbps 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi and Bluetooth V4.0 give the WBA51 a strong connection for uninterrupted playback and control.

With a variety of streaming, input, and output options the WBA51 is easily integrated into any home audio system. The freedom of wireless streaming and control makes WBA51 perfect for retro-fitting systems without wireless capabilities. The WBA51 is powered by a 5V/2A micro USB and is easily hidden from view. The package also includes a wireless multi-function IR remote control, power supply, micro USB cable, and AUX 3.5mm cable.

Big Sound, Small Footprint

The super-compact, easily hidden adapter is easy to setup, connecting to your existing speaker system for quick, affordable whole-house audio.


Play Synchronized audio in multiple rooms for seamless listening


Play any song to any single device, or group devices together.


Different users can control the audio source for different devices

Your Music. Your Way. Take Control.

Let your audio listening experience soar with the Hi-Fly multi-room audio technology from Dayton Audio! Using Hi-fly, you can stream your favorite online music services, listen to music directly from your device, or play music stored on your home computer. Compatible with many different Dayton Audio devices, the Hi-fly app is your key to complete customization!



Measure 3" square; fits in the palm of your hand.

Easy to Connect

Use WPS for the easiest set up ever!


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Super Simple Setup

Setting up the WBA51 is simple, start by downloading the free Dayton Audio Hi-Fly App from either the Play Store or the App Store. Once the App is installed, open it on your mobile device or tablet and follow the step by step directions.

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Control the Airwaves at Home

The Dayton Audio Hi-Fly App turns your mobile device or tablet into a remote control for all Dayton Audio Hi-Fly enabled devices. Play music from your favorite streaming providers, or from your home network or mobile device! With Hi-Fly you can send music to individual WBA51 adapters, or group your Hi-Fly enabled systems together for true multi-room audio. Plus, your music continues to lay even if your phone is turned off or you need to take a call.

Advantages of WBA51 HiFly Compared to Similar Wi-Fi Audio Adapter


  • Wireless IR Remote
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Extended Wireless Range
  • Apple AirPlay Compatible
  • 6+ Multi-room and multi-channel music play
  • Music play using DLNA Enabled NAS





  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.0
  • Wi-Fi: 802.11 B/G/N 2.4 GHz 150mbps
  • Playback support: Airplay/DLNA, multiroom playback control with Hi-Fly app, Lossless Audio (WAV, FLAC, APE, ACC)
  • Inputs: 3.5mm Aux, Bluetooth
  • Outputs: 3.5mm Aux, Optical
  • Power: Micro USB 5V/2A
  • Working Voltage: 5V/1A
  • Power consumption: 8W
  • Case Material: ABS Plastic
  • Dimensions: 0.75" x 3" x 3"


Model Number WBA51
List Price $84.99
Color Black
Unit of Measure Each
UPC 848791007828
Warranty - Parts 5 Years
Warranty - Labor 5 Years
Product Shipping Weight (lbs.) .6
Product Weight --
Product Height .75"
Product Width 3"
Product Length --
Product Depth 3"