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cracking sound when entering standby mode 1 month 1 week ago #60793

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Hi Guys,I have a brand new FLEX TRS. I installed and configured it with DSP2x4 and Dirac plugins. All is working I am generally happy, but one thing is not good.When I switch off my Minidsp Flex TRS and it goes into standby mode It makes a short cracking noise - s. the attached wav file @ second 4 . It is not loud, but audible in my active speakers. It is independent from the master volume and always has the same level. I use Volumio on Raspi 4 with SPDIF (Coax) out and go into the FLEX SPDIF input and go then with balanced TRS cables to my Presonus R65 monitor speakers. Raspi 3 is absoluely fine and the speakers either. The crack is only in the FLEX.Is it normal? Do you have the same problem when the device is sent into standby mode?

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cracking sound when entering standby mode 1 month 4 days ago #60873

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I hear a quiet click on my Kali IN-8s when I put the Flex TRS into standby. Like what you're hearing, its loudness is independent of the master volume.

I would describe it more as an anomaly than a problem. At my listening position, the recording you shared sounds about the same loudness as my click when I have the master volume set to play music quietly with transient peaks of about 60 dB.

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cracking sound when entering standby mode 1 month 5 days ago #60879

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Well, I see that you confirm. This product seems to be designed like this. Even if it is not a big deal it is disapointing for a 600€ device with hi-fi aspirations. And interesstingly when you switch between the presets one ear tha the sound is muted. But it is not when pressing standby.

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