How-To: Turn your Raspberry Pi into a AirPlay receiver to stream music from your iPhone | Raspberry Pi HQ. Raspberry Pi – Connected to Receiver Wouldn’t it be cool if you can stream your music directly from your iPhone to your speakers or audio receiver system? This is in-fact possible using a Raspberry Pi connected via a audio cable to your receiver and connected via WiFi and AirPlay to your iPhone. It all sounds pretty complex but it is in fact not hard to setup at all. Before we get started – please note that this guide is only for audio – we will not be able to steam videos to your tv at this time. Prerequisites & Equipment You are going to need the following: A Raspberry Pi (Buy here)A 3.5mm Stereo Jack cable to connect the Raspberry Pi to your receiverA USB WiFi Adapter (Unless you want to run a network cable) I use the Edimax – Wireless 802.11b/g/n nano USB adapter – its small and cheap!
If you need any help connecting your Raspberry Pi to your WiFi network you can use the guide here. Step 1 – Making sure the audio output work alsamixer Next we can test the output by running: . sudo make install. How-To: Turn your Raspberry Pi into a AirPlay receiver to stream music from your iPhone | Raspberry Pi HQ.