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Roy2001
2011-09-23, 13:47
Seems not truely audiophile oriented. It looks like Transporter, priced at $499. Don't konw the sound quality though.

pictures:

http://www.crutchfield.com/App/Product/Item/Photos/Default.aspx?i=033DNP720A&tp=7046

Specs:

Main Specs:


Product Description: Denon DNP-720AE - network audio player / radio tuner
Product Type: Network audio player / radio tuner
Enclosure Color: Black
Dimensions (WxDxH): 17.1 in x 11.2 in x 2.9 in
Weight: 6.4 lbs
Sound Output Mode: Stereo
Sound Effects: Super Dynamic Bass Boost (SDBB)
Radio: Radio tuner - AM/FM - 56 preset stations
Internet Streaming Services: Pandora, Rhapsody, Napster
Network Player: Network audio player - WAV, WMA, MP3, AAC, FLAC
Remote Control: Remote control - infrared

Extended Specs:


Product Type: Network audio player / radio tuner
Width: 17.1 in
Depth: 11.2 in
Height: 2.9 in
Weight: 6.4 lbs
Enclosure Color: Black
Sound Output Mode: Stereo
Audio D/A Converter: 24bit / 192kHz
Sound Effects: Super Dynamic Bass Boost (SDBB)
Built-in Clock: Digital clock, sleep timer
Built-in Display: OLED
Additional Features: Gold plated connectors, iPod ready, Apple AirPlay support
Type: Radio tuner - AM/FM - digital
Tuning Display: OLED display
Preset Station Qty: 56 preset stations
Internet Streaming Services: Pandora, Rhapsody, Napster
DLNA: Yes
Type: Network audio player
Functionality: Digital audio playback, Internet radio playback
Supported Digital Audio Standards: WAV, WMA, MP3, AAC, FLAC
Connectivity: Wireless / wired
Type: Remote control - infrared
Connector Type: 1 x USB ( 4 pin USB Type A ) - front 1 x audio line-out ( RCA phono x 2 ) - rear 1 x SPDIF output ( TOSLINK ) - rear 1 x network ( RJ-45 ) - rear
Included Accessories: AM antenna, FM antenna
Cables Included: Audio cable

maggior
2011-09-23, 14:20
Interesting, though it seems like a bit of a throwback given the monochrome display. The old SB3 had a more appealing screen.

How much do you want to bet it doesn't play FLAC or LAME mp3 gapless?

pski
2011-09-24, 10:00
Interesting, though it seems like a bit of a throwback given the monochrome display. The old SB3 had a more appealing screen.

How much do you want to bet it doesn't play FLAC or LAME mp3 gapless?

It plays FLAC, but for US $499, it should make your breakfast and coffee as well.

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