Introducing the Sonore ultraRendu v1.2 - new design

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vortecjr

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We decided to redesign the original ultraRendu to improving some components and upgrading others. We think you will be thrilled with the new Sonore ultraRendu v1.2.

So what's new?
1. We wound up redoing a lot of the power network. The new capacitors available now are much better than what was available when this board
was done originally so we redid every capacitor on the board. Just this alone of very exciting.
2. We replaced two of the TI regulators with three LT3045s.
3. The LVDS clock driver has been replaced with a very low phase noise driver. 
4. Improved the USB A jack to the through hole one used in other Rendu boards. This was done to increase reliability.
5. Ships with Sonic Orbiter 2.8.

SELECTABLE OUTPUT MODES
Mode #1 - SqueezeLite Output - This output works with any Logitech Media Server and compatible controllers. This output supports true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD.

Mode #2 - ShairPort Output - This is an AirPlay emulator that utilizes streams sent to it from a compatible source. This output supports true gapless playback of PCM.

Mode #3 - MPD/DLNA Output:
Mode #3a - DLNA Output - This output utilizes streams from UPnP/DLNA servers and controllers. This output can be configured as an OpenHome renderer. This output supports true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD.
Mode #3b - MPD Output - This output is intended to work with an SMB mount. This output supports true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD. This option requires an SMB share to mount your content in combination with the built-in Drive Mounter application.
Mode #3c - Songcast Output - This output accepts streams from your computer running Linn Songcast. The application is in Beta form.



Mode #4 - HQ Player NAA Output - This output utilizes streams from Signalyst's HQ Player running on your computer. Digital signal processing is performed by HQ Player and then asynchronously streamed to the Network Audio Adapter (NAA) output. This output supports true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD.

Mode #5 - RoonReady Output - This output utilizes streams from Roon. This output supports true gapless playback of PCM, DSD/DoP, and native DSD.


Mode #6 - Spotify Connect Output - This output can be controlled by your computer or tablet running the Spotify (premium) application. This application is based on librespot - an open source client library for Spotify. The application is in Beta form.

Availability
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