Originally Posted by kennyt
Having lived with the Meridian 861v4 for a long time, and having compared MCPCM in DTS MA and DD/DTS, it just might, I will be home soon and do just the test you propose, and the Denon review with be forthcoming. I would love to say yes, the Meridian is AN AMAZING pre/pro, but the new uncompressed audio codecs have the potential to sound better from lessor gear than DD/DTS from the best. I'll let you know what I find out!
We can't wait to hear your review, hurry please as I am in the market for a new Pre/pro and have my eyes set on a Classé SSP-800 except it will come out of the gate without the new codec!!!