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Old 06-14-2018, 12:21 PM
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Default Premium UHD disc player other than OPPO ?

There is new hope.
Pioneer UDP-LX500 ( search for it )
and also Panasonic UB9000
Will they better than the OPPO 205 ? Let's see.

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Old 06-14-2018, 12:29 PM
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Old 06-14-2018, 12:46 PM
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I need one with HDMI output so I can keep using my DAC to decode Blu-rays and SACDs
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Old 06-14-2018, 12:51 PM
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I need one with HDMI output so I can keep using my DAC to decode Blu-rays and SACDs

I believe that the Oppo 205 is still available at some locations.
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Old 06-14-2018, 03:57 PM
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I need one with HDMI output so I can keep using my DAC to decode Blu-rays and SACDs


There’s the Cambridge Audio CXUHD. It’s a bit pricey (although not by audiophile standards) at $700 list, but it looks very good. Has 2 hdmi outputs and no dac “...for noise reduction and improved audio...”
https://www.cambridgeaudio.com/usa/en/products/cx/cxuhd.

There’s also the Sony UBP-X800 at $230 list. https://www.sony.com/electronics/blu...etails_default
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Old 06-14-2018, 08:38 PM
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For those who own OPPO, try Zerozone linear power supply .
The Digital version (no more power feed to DAC board) .
Big improvement on video and audio on HDMI output. No extra heat at all.
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Old 06-14-2018, 08:44 PM
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you could get a 105 or 95 oppo and have id modwrighted wiyh tubes etc... way nice and a great option too
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Old 06-16-2018, 12:16 AM
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you could get a 105 or 95 oppo and have id modwrighted wiyh tubes etc... way nice and a great option too

I thought that the mods were intended for audio not video. The OP is asking for UHD.
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Old 06-16-2018, 12:37 AM
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Adding a LPS, changing IEC and internal wires will greatly improve both SQ and PQ.

The upcoming Pioneer UDP-LX800 sounds interesting too.

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The upcoming Pioneer UDP-LX800 sounds interesting too.
Tommy.......I agree, the Pioneer UDP-LX800 should be a sterling performer. Good to see Pioneer stepping up to fill the Oppo void.
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STUDIO - McIntosh C1000C/P, MC2301 (2), MR88, Aurender N10, Esoteric K-01X, Shunyata Sigma spdif digital cable, Sonos Connect, PurePower 2000, Stillpoints, Furutech Flux 50, Michell Gyro SE, Michell HR Power Supply, SME 309, Ortofon Cadenza Black, Wireworld, Sonus faber Amati Anniversario
LIVING ROOM - McIntosh C2300, MC75 (2), MR85, Magnum Dynalab 205, Simaudio MOON Neo 260D-T, Schiit Audio Yggdrasil, Aurender N100H, Shunyata Sigma USB cable, Micro Seiki DD40, Ortofon Cadenza Blue, Nakamichi BX-300, Sony 60ES DAT, PS Audio P10, Furutech Flux 50, Sonos Connect, Stillpoints, Wireworld, Kimber, PMC EB1i, JL Audio f113
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