CFO (Chief Fun Officer)
- Feb 13, 2016
- Seattle Area
No. It is entirely different business, far more complex and require a lot more software expertise. It simply is not in the cards.Will we ever see a pre/pro from MiniDSP, Topping, SMSL or the host of other excellent manufacturers that routinely release great measuring and sounding gear?
What is in the cards is next generation of AV Processors and AVRs performing better. Until we came around, no one was paying attention to such things. But now are on the radar of a number of companies who aspire to do better. There is actually simple technique which I call "pure music mode." Activate that and they should be able to disable all the pipeline dynamic range issues and optimize SNR and with it, SINAD. Of course, it doesn't hurt to clean up the DAC implementation as well.