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all radio stations except SOMA are static
#1
Using RPi3 + Kali reclocker + PianoDAC 2.1
To get this little streamer to work, I had to set the DAC to 'PianoDAC' Piano DAC 2.1 would not be recognized by mpd player.
Anyway, I could get music from some radio stations.
Any station that is a SOMA station plays fine, but all others in the default config are static. Is this expected?
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#2
and all Hi-res music as well. Anything that is not 16bit 44khz is just a bunch of hiss and static. Is this an issue with the Piano DAC?
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#3
AFAIK Kali only accepts 16 or 32 bit word length. Anything 24 bit will be distorted. Try setting SoX resampling to 32 bit / * kHz.
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#4
(08-01-2020, 12:30 AM)skypickle Wrote: and all Hi-res music as well. Anything that is not 16bit 44khz is just a bunch of hiss and static. Is this an issue with the Piano DAC?

Yes, there appears to be a problem with the piano dac and the latest Linux Kernel.
There are several posts here..page 8 onwards.

http://moodeaudio.org/forum/showthread.p...804&page=9

Allo have been made aware of their hardware problem here..

https://audiophilestyle.com/forums/topic...-moode-66/

This problem is showing in other audio players .
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#5
confirmed. Setting Sox resampling to 32 bit 'cured' the problem.
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