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Digital output only at 24/96? 8 months 2 weeks ago #54522

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Dear SHD users,

After an intense use of other Minidsp devices ( DDRC24 and OPENDRC-DI), I'm starting my experience with SHD.
The idea would be to use digital output to feed a dac for speakers, and analogue balanced outputs to drive a pair of powered subwoofer.
The issue is the standard of digital output: 24/96, which isn't supported by my old but beloved DAC ( an Accuphase DC91).
Any idea about a downsampling? I tried to change the settings in the Volumio app, in the section Resampling Audio, but i think it doesn't affect the rate of the digital outputs.

Thanks in advance!

Massimo

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Digital output only at 24/96? 8 months 2 weeks ago #54526

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Hi Massimo,

did you try how it sounds with only using the SHD without the external DAC? The SHD´s sound quality is said to be very good.

AFAIK you cannot change the output format. It is always 96/24. So the only chance will be to use either another external DAC or a device between the SHD and the DAC for convertion.

Gert

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Digital output only at 24/96? 8 months 2 weeks ago #54528

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Thanks a lot Gert!

I will make an extensive set of trials...my ears will thank me.

I let you know.

BR

Massimo

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