> Hi all,
> My LMS 7.9 and touch (using latest firmware) with EDO play through
> COAX into a Cambridge audio Azur 640 surround receiver, that I use for
> both music (from the touch) and multimedia.
> Although I am quite pleased with the sound, the coaxial input is limited
> to 24 bit / 96KHz.
> I am now starting to collect some Hi Rez material, including dsf/dff
> files and have installed the dsd player plugin v.1.0
> The touch seems to play the tracks quite happily
> I have tried various settings on the file type and squeezebox DSDPlayer
> configuration interfaces. Most result in nasty white noise from the
> "dac"/decoder, while disabling DFF | DFF and DSF | DSF and choosing
> dsdplay for DFF | FLAC and DSF | FLAC did give me (very muffled and
> faint) sound out.
> DOP on or off gives no noticable difference.
> So I am left with three options:
> 1. (Ideally) Buy a DSD-capable DAC and play back through that. This
> would have to be extreme budget equipment at present, but any
> suggestions gratefully received.
> 2. Can I resample the output from the touch, using the Soxr settings on
> the DSDPlayer config for the touch? I can't find any description of
> settings. Can anyone point me in the right direction, or suggest
> settings I could try?
> 3. (least favourite solution). I ca down-sample the source files using
> dsf2flac, but would prefer not to do this, in case I go for option 1
> I'd be really glad of any help or advice that anyone can give.
Edo on the SBT gives 24/192 max on both spdif outputs.
Looking at the spec for your receiver I can see no USB input which would
be needed for DSD in direct form.
One of the cheapest DSD dacs that work with the SBT usb output is 'this
There are lots more if you google.
Ignore the people who tell you not to bother as you are only buying
padded out files :p;):D.
Enjoy your music.
If you are in the UK pm me and I can post a couple for you to try (if
your not in a hurry :) ).
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