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#277181 - 2018-06-17 07:01 Can I stream Tidal solely with the 218?
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Or will I need a MC200 too?

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#277182 - 2018-06-17 07:06 Re: Can I stream Tidal solely with the 218? [Re: Danny77]
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If you have a PC you can install the Tidal app on and that has an audio output that can connect to the 218 then yes.

The 218 does not have a USB input unfortunately, quite a significant omission imho.
The MC200 would also enable Tidal streaming plus Sooloos.


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#277196 - 2018-06-17 15:20 Re: Can I stream Tidal solely with the 218? [Re: Ratbert]
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Alternatively, you could purchase a Roon sub and use an existing PC as core/store and stream Tidal (inc. MQA) over your network. Either this or MC200/Sooloos will sound very significantly better than using the analogue or digital output of a PC.


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