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    Lossless Audio

    I have a Bravia 4k (2021) TV. I am connected to a Sonos ARC with rear speakers. I am using Amazon Music App with a ultra-hd account. I can only get 16 bit. The TV is supposed to support 24 bit and the Sonos supports 24 bit. I don't understand the problem. On my Android phone I can get 24 bit. Is...
  2. D

    NAS for home lossless audio with auto adjustments, possible?

    Hi All, Long time since posting here. I will try to be as concise as possible with my issue; I currently have all my music stored in lossless (flac) on a PC in my music room / studio. This is where my best audio equipment is and where I go when I want to listen to music sounding it’s best...
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    Hi-Res Lossless iTunes to Denon 4311 by cable

    Hi - after Goggling, I bought the 'iPhone/Camera adapter' and connected that by USB to my Denon's 'iPod/USB' input, but I'm struggling to get the iTunes playing on the iPhone to play through the Denon. Any advice would be appreciated.....
  4. CWEBB

    DOLBY ATMOS / ARC -EARC?

    Hi, I own an LG C9 television with eARC. It's connected to my Nakamichi Shockwafe ULTRA SSE 9.2.4 soundbar via the ARC connection on the soundbar. My devices - Xbox One X, LG Blu-ray player, and cable box, are all connected via the HDMI ports on the soundbar. I am wondering if I am...
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    lossless from UHD player

    Hello - I have a very good 2 channel audio system, and am looking to add a bluray/uhd player. I have a very specific need: the player will be connected to my dac via its optical output - either toslink or coax, depending on the player. The output will transmit a downmixed 2 channel digital PCM...
  6. Ahmed98

    Answered Better speaker wire for my AudioEngine A5+? Currently using the stock wires.

    Thank You In Advance! ☺️
  7. C

    Question Difference in quality between lossy and lossless audio ?

    Bought the LG C8 77" online one day before the announcement of the 2019 line-up when I found a brand new one for sale online at $4899. was shocked to find out out a few days ago while the TV was on the way that hdmi 2.0 isn't capable of delivering lossless dolby audio TrueHD and is limited to...
  8. D

    Question Lossless on Soundbar without Receiver - Possible?

    Hello, So I will be getting my LG C8 delivered next week (fingers crossed no panel uniformity issues) and am looking for audio solutions. I have considered a traditional 5.1 speaker set up however I now have my heart set on the SK9Y Atmos Soundbar with the additional LG rear speakers purchased...
  9. DaemonicIntent

    Confused about lossless Atmos and HDMI with ARC

    I have a Sony STR-DN1080 7.1.2 receiver which supports lossless Dolby TrueHD Atmos from Ultra-HD Blu-rays over HDMI eARC and a 2017 55" LG OLED TV with HDMI 2.0a (HDCP 2.2) which only supports the lossy Atmos from streaming services over a single ARC input (no eARC). From what I understood...
  10. dollag

    Question KBPS 16/44.1 lossless flac

    Just wanted to clarify something regarding cd quality files and their limitations and was wondering if someone could enlighten me. My Library consists mainly of redbook alac/flac files. Listening to most files through foobar the kbps jumps around which is to be expected; however, I believed...
  11. RobbBobb9

    Question New Lossless Player

    Hi, I'm looking to replace my Fiio X7 and I'm looking for some recommendations. I'm looking at around the £1000 mark as a maximum. I can't find any comparisons between the A&K Kann and the X7ii and don't have any knowledge of Sony's high end players .Any thoughts on the A&K CD ripper also...
  12. K

    Can I stream to Cambridge Audio Azur 650BD?

    Hi, I have a Cambridge Audio Azur 650BD... Perfect one, but limited by using disks. I have gigs of FLAC and ALAC on my hard drives. I do not believe I should buy another player and Azur 650BD cannot be used for playing my looseless library.... I do not accept MP3 through USB, sorry. Is there ANY...
  13. H

    Help me find: Toslink/optical source to Recorders(preferably lossless hi fidelity formats)

    I am looking for a way to take audio from a toslink/optical source and to be able to make digital recordings of it. I have a collection of music/audio from CDs and other live sources that was digitized some time ago, and some of mine in sites with only access to streaming from because some parts...
  14. Ophicleide

    Question Lossless streaming to Monitor Audio A100 (with DLNA etc.)

    I have a Monitor Audio Airstream A100 amplifier. At the moment, I am using BubbleUPnP on an Amazon Fire tablet to stream FLAC files from a NAS to the A100. I presume this is using DLNA, although the interaction of the various protocols is very obscure to me! In particular, what is not clear to...
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    4K + HD Surround Sound with Old Receiver

    Hi All, I've been looking at upgrading to a 4K TV recently and trying to find more technical information on HDMI specs. Google has failed me, so I've turned to the informative people of AVForums for help :) I curently have an ageing, but trusty Onkyo TX-SR507 which I bought in 2009. I shelled...
  16. R

    Question How to get best sound from USB Type C?

    Hello all! I am thinking of buying the Moto Z and also some over-ear headphones. The problem is that the Moto Z does not have a standard 3.5mm jack. The sound must be output from the USB Type C port. Motorola do provide an adaptor to 3.5mm but I can't imagine this acts as a very good DAC...
  17. Basquelle

    Answered Is Marantz AVR (with Airplay) UPnP / DNLA compliant?

    I have been using ROON (on PC) to stream TIDAL (lossless) to my Marantz AVR (SR6009), via Ethernet. It worked for a few weeks, then stopped working. ROON support staff were unable to fix the problem, saying that the AirPlay function which the Marantz uses is difficult for them to work with. I...
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