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black321

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Posted: Jun 12, 2019 - 2:08pm



 black321 wrote:
what are the chances of getting flac on Bluesound?
 

Looks like it happened 2 months ago... time to get one.

https://support1.bluesound.com/hc/en-us/articles/360021759753-Radio-Paradise-Advanced-Features

black321

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Posted: Jun 7, 2019 - 4:53pm

what are the chances of getting flac on Bluesound?
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Posted: Mar 26, 2018 - 5:49am

Kinda a newbee to this bit rate stuff but i was under the impression that Bluesound Bluenode2 was playing RP in Flac? When i check the diagnostic log it shows RP playing "RadioParadise:http://stream-tx3.radioparadise.com/aac-320" Can I play RP through Tidal  in FLAC? Can I play RP through Tidal in the BlueOS?
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Posted: Jan 26, 2018 - 12:18pm

 black321 wrote:
how does  bluesound compare relative to a straight PC-USB-DAC connection? 

 
I went from a mac mini to a W4S upgraded SONOS  connect which is close to the quality of a Bluesound and never looked back.  Do a search on "bluesound node vs PC"  and you will get a fair number of discussions (SteveHoffman , Audiogon) about people switching from PCs to dedicated streaming devices.

In my particular case and many others, when going digital out, USB is the least desirable option vs Optical or Coax.  There are lots of discussions out there regarding the amount of "noise" that comes off a PC USB out.

Once you get a dedicated streaming device like a Sonos or Bluesound I will bet like many others "you will never look back".


black321

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Posted: Jan 26, 2018 - 11:06am

how does  bluesound compare relative to a straight PC-USB-DAC connection? 
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Posted: Jan 26, 2018 - 9:57am

OMG - I have also been wondering (and bugging BlueSound) to integrate the BlueSound with RP's new lossless format. THIS WOULD BE AN AMAZING OPTION! RP is my very favorite radio station, but I will sometimes flip over to Tidal just so I can listed to the lossless selections there. Would LOVE, LOVE, LOVE if I could listen to RP in lossless format on my BlueSound (Node 2) device!

If we get to vote on this - I say YEY for sure.
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Posted: Jan 24, 2018 - 12:26pm

 rarenracy wrote:

The 320 stream sounds very good through my Bluesound Node 2 into my HiFi.  Nevertheless it would be great to have full fat FLAC. Any news on this?

 
I'm honestly finding it hard to believe the stream is anything less than CD resolution. But I haven't listened to lower resolution streams on my HiFi since moving from Spotify to Qobuz (now Tidal) several years ago. Maybe audio codecs have come on a lot since then?  

Really enjoying the music. Thank you for such a great station. 
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Posted: Jan 5, 2018 - 10:53am

 Creggor wrote:
Howdy Bill!

Will the Bluesound station be updated to the new FLAC stream as well as Alexa and other players?

Thanks for all the great music! 
When I first started listening to Radio Paradise I realized that you and I have very similar tastes and our music libraries must overlap quite a bit {#Guitarist}

BillG wrote:

320kbps

 

 
 


 
The 320 stream sounds very good through my Bluesound Node 2 into my HiFi.  Nevertheless it would be great to have full fat FLAC. Any news on this?
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Posted: Nov 20, 2017 - 1:51pm

Howdy Bill!

Will the Bluesound station be updated to the new FLAC stream as well as Alexa and other players?

Thanks for all the great music! 
When I first started listening to Radio Paradise I realized that you and I have very similar tastes and our music libraries must overlap quite a bit {#Guitarist}

BillG wrote:

320kbps

 

 
 

BillG

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Posted: Jan 22, 2017 - 12:53pm

 WaWaZat wrote:
Just found this cool station! I have a new network of BkueSound WiFi speakers in my home. What is the streaming bit rate resolution of RP through the BlueSound app?

 
320kbps
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Posted: Jan 22, 2017 - 11:19am

Just found this cool station! I have a new network of BkueSound WiFi speakers in my home. What is the streaming bit rate resolution of RP through the BlueSound app?