Originally Posted by kennyt
If you send bitstream to your receiver, IT does all the decoding, so once again, why would you spend the extra cash for analog outs that your Denon would then convert back to digital and then again back to analog?????
With what you have you only need bitstream out, everything else is superfluous.
Is there ever a reason on to have the player decode it or will it always be better to send it bitstream & let the Denon decode it?