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#275582 - 2018-04-29 20:42 Roon vs Sooloos
Registered: 2012-11-04
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HermanAtHome Offline
Hitchhiker
HermanAtHome Offline
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Registered: 2012-11-04
Posts: 143
Loc: Hässleholm, Sweden
Is Roon better than Sooloos? No!!!!

Sometimes it cant find my Meridian endpoints. There is a little bit more information in Roon, but is that worth 50$ a year?

I Think Sooloos is absolutely the best choice it is simple and straightforward and is always working.


861v8+ID41, HD621, G98, Arcam P35, DSP5200SE, DSP5200HC, SW1600, DSP320.
2xMS600, 2xMS200, 2xDSP3200, AC200, Explorer2, 2x218, AD88, Prime
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#275583 - 2018-04-29 21:10 Re: Roon vs Sooloos [Re: HermanAtHome]
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Registered: 2010-12-09
Posts: 3,546
Loc: Europe
Is Roon better than Sooloos for you? No


Never pass up a good chance to shut up!
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#275584 - 2018-04-29 21:45 Re: Roon vs Sooloos [Re: Ratbert]
Registered: 2011-02-02
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Hector Offline
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Hector Offline
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Registered: 2011-02-02
Posts: 2,266
Loc: Midlands, UK
Happy to agree with Herman except for the weaknesses in legacy M storage 2xMD600 in my case, with no reliable diagnostics.

But hey ho I have learnt to live with this and don't expect any change. Happy with Tidal / MQA / my system, as is but might invest in 218 to extend capability to another zone.

Hector


AV: Thorens TD160B, SME, ShureV15MK2, 500, 598, 861v4, DSP7200.1LR, DSP3300HC Samsung UE55, SkyHD.
DINING: MS600, AC200, DSP5200SLLR.
STUDY 504, SB Touch, 2x MD600, C15, 808.6, 5200SE, Mac & PC, Explorer v1, Prime+PS Grado GS1000i
HORIZONTAL: M80, MS200, Red Rose Spirit + Sonus Faber Toys
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#275589 - 2018-04-30 06:33 Re: Roon vs Sooloos [Re: Hector]
Registered: 2004-12-09
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ChrisLayerUK Offline
President of the Imperial Galactic Government
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Registered: 2004-12-09
Posts: 6,285
Loc: Colchester, Essex, UK
I use Roon and the only time I have trouble with my MS200 endpoints is when I occasionally have to re start a power line adapter in my Bedroom Zone. This is an issue on my network and not a Roon fault.
Hardwired cat5e zones are rock solid.


No 18 in the Hall of fame smile I have simple tastes; I am content to settle for the best: GIK monster bass panels, rear wall.
MC200 500GB, QNAP TVS 471i3. Roon into 2 MS200's. Explorer 2. Bluesound Pulse 2 and Mini. 596 v1.89.2, 518, G61R, M60.2 Rosewood, M33C, M33 Rears, M1500 Sub, Foxsat HD, Sony Blu Ray, Pioneer 5090, 2 Chromecast's for LRB videos.
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#275613 - 2018-04-30 20:36 Re: Roon vs Sooloos [Re: ChrisLayerUK]
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Registered: 2004-12-09
Posts: 6,285
Loc: Colchester, Essex, UK
Further to my last reply, I did have a Roon zone issue today and noticed the Ram on my QNAP was saturated. A restart of the core fixed this. Systems normal now.


No 18 in the Hall of fame smile I have simple tastes; I am content to settle for the best: GIK monster bass panels, rear wall.
MC200 500GB, QNAP TVS 471i3. Roon into 2 MS200's. Explorer 2. Bluesound Pulse 2 and Mini. 596 v1.89.2, 518, G61R, M60.2 Rosewood, M33C, M33 Rears, M1500 Sub, Foxsat HD, Sony Blu Ray, Pioneer 5090, 2 Chromecast's for LRB videos.
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