Author Archives: Mr Apodizer

Concerns about sound quality MQA

Since I have the MQA decoder working with my Logitech Media Server, I have been listening to a selection of albums that I also have in CD format. I noticed 2 things: There are a lot of albums in MQA … Continue reading

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MQA decoder for Logitech Media Server

Wow, time is going quickly. It is already 3 years since my last post, and it did definitely not feel that long. Last year MQA finally took off. In the beginning of 2017 Tidal started streaming MQA under their ‘Masters’ … Continue reading

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MQA – Further explained

Sometimes things are simpler than you think. Also sometimes you have all pieces of the puzzle and you still do not see the big picture. MQA seems to fall into this category.

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MQA – What is Meridian hiding?

I have been doing a lot of reading these last few weeks. There is quite some discussion on fora and audio news sites on Meridians latest invention called MQA. But what is MQA exactly and what is Meridian not telling … Continue reading

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New service: Create CD master using Revelation One filter

The Revelation One filter can not only up-sample, as it is used in its default application, but it can also down-sample. This way it can be used to create a CD master from the original studio master. We already tested … Continue reading

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Dynamic Resolution Enhancement (Update)

After my initial success with Dynamic Resolution Enhancement (see this post) it proved to be more difficult than anticipated. With some albums it worked great, but with most it gave issues. After a lot of testing and improving the program … Continue reading

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Teaser: New software for Simple Audio Roomplayer

At the moment I am beta testing a completely new software solution for the Simple Audio Roomplayer. Key features include: GAPLESS playback … this is essential of course. Working PAUSE … not 100% essential, but still very useful. Native 3rd … Continue reading

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