Amarra For Mac Publisher's description
from Sonic Studio
Amarra is the audiophile-grade computer music player that was designed
Amarra is the audiophile-grade computer music player that was designed to provide you with the best music reproduction achievable from a computer-based system. With its close integration with iTunes and support for advanced audio formats like FLAC, Amarra lets you experience your music like never before.
Sharing the same pristine sound as all of our professional products, Amarra provides bit-perfect output of standard and high resolution audio files to your audio interface or DAC.
Amarra, from Sonic Studio, is the audiophile quality computer music player for the most discriminating music enthusiast. Designed using the same technology in use today by record companies worldwide for producing CDs, DVDвЂ™s and Blu-rayвЂ™s, Amarra is praised by audiophiles the world over for delivering analog-like smoothness and liquidity from a digital source.
.Ultimate in audiophile performance
.Supports up to 192 kHz sample rates
.Automatic sample rate adjustment
.Double-precision audio processing
.RAM-based Cache for disk-free operation
.Native FLAC playback & conversion
.Choice of dither algorithms
.Amarra is $695 (USD)
.Independent playlist window (iTunes not required)
.Load complete playlists for gapless playback
.Use with Cache for sterling disk-free sound
.Drag & Drop from Finder or iTunes
.Advanced multi-band EQ
.Save/Open EQ Settings
.13 different filter topologies including:
* Parametric - 1st to 4th order
* High / Low Pass
* High / Low Shelve
* Band Pass / Stop
* RIAA / De-RIAA
* Emph / De-Emph, DC / No-DC
What's New in This Release:В· Tech Note: Gapless Playback
В· Gapless playback is perfect for contiguous performances such as symphonic recordings or live performances. Amarra's Playlist feature is the answer for seamless playback.
To enable perfect gapless playback in Amarra 2.2:
В· In iTunes, make sure each song in the recording is tagged for gapless playback. To do this, select a file in the recording by single-clicking on it. From the File Menu, Get Info ->Options tab and make sure that the 'Part of a gapless album' check box is selected for each song.
В· Select the all the files for this album in iTunes. Hint: you may want to create an iTunes playlist for each gapless performance. Refer to the iTunes Help menu for more information on creating playlists in iTunes.
В· In Amarra's Playlist menu select 'Add Track From iTunes'. This loads all of the files you selected in iTunes into an Amarra Playlist and readies them for gapless playback.
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall