I can only assume that they mean the capacity to stream FLAC and other
higher resolution formats that exceed the conventional Redbook standard.
Lou Judson wrote:
> "Superior sound quality?" I have yet to hear streaming audio that
> sounds better than CDs. Has anyone?
> Bu then I have never seen a Linn CD player either.
> Lou Judson • Intuitive Audio
> On Nov 21, 2009, at 8:26 AM, Karl Miller wrote:
>> Posted on Musical America's site
>> CD Players
>> En route to Obsoletism?
>> Products, a high-end manufacturer of home audio systems,
>> will give up manufacturing CD players as of January and
>> instead focus on digital streaming equipment. The British
>> company, which makes systems costing between £2,500 and
>> £100,000, believes that digital streaming offers superior
>> sound quality.
>> "Our customers have fast recognised the
>> limitations of CD players and in the age of home
>> networking,” Managing Director Gilad Tiefenbrun tells BBC
>> News, “people now want better control of their music and
>> the ability to enjoy it in any room of their home. CD
>> players no longer belong in the specialist domain."
>> Ironically, the company will continue to make