Oppo UDP205by Audiologica
Current UHD Blu-ray players on the market are based on borrowed-over solutions using TV decoder chips with a computer, optical drive or UHD recorder chip repurposed for use as a player. Oppo, however, has invested millions of dollars with MediaTek to develop a specialized UHD Blu-ray decoder SoC [System on Chip]. Oppo are the first company to release a UHD Blu-ray player with this powerful SoC. With over a decade of experience developing high-end DVD and Blu-ray players, OPPO has once again teamed with MediaTek to produce and manufacture a specialized 4K UHD Blu-ray decoder SoC – the quad-core OP8591, which offers the most advanced image decoding and processing technology available for 4K UHD Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD and user generated media formats. Drawing from over a decade’s worth of experience in advanced image processing technology and high fidelity audio performance, the UDP-205 is the perfect choice for discerning enthusiasts. The UDP-205 provides reference level sound quality through the analog outputs, improves the clock precision of the HDMI audio output, and increases the power of the built-in headphone amplifier. For the analog output stages, the UDP-205 utilizes two ES9038PRO DACs, which are the flagship of the ESS Sabre Pro series, delivering best-in-class audio performance.