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Opus GUI v1.5 released!

  • Posted on: 17 January 2019
  • By: moisesmcardona

Hi everyone,

Today, I've released Opus GUI v1.5:

Opus GUI v1.5

This release adds drag-and-drop support to the GUI and also allows you to drag and drop a folder into the software executable.

You can download this new release at GitHub here: https://github.com/moisesmcardona/opus_gui/releases/tag/v1.5

Enjoy!

The Hidizs AP80 just got support for Sony's LDAC bluetooth audio codec!

  • Posted on: 28 December 2018
  • By: moisesmcardona

UPDATE 12/29/2018: Video here: https://moisescardona.me/hidizs-ap80-ldac-video

Hi everyone,

Today morning, it came to my attention that there was a new firmware update for the Hidizs AP80 Digital Audio player. I downloaded and installed it, and surprise! We have LDAC support now! This means that it can be used as an LDAC bluetooth receiver and should also work as a transmitted, altough I haven't tested this mode yet.

Photos of the Hidizs DH1000 DAC/AMP Circuit Board (Teardown)

  • Posted on: 25 December 2018
  • By: moisesmcardona

Hi everyone,

Today, I'd like to show you some pictures of the Hidizs DH1000 Circuit Board.

We need to take out the top and bottom glass first. You can remove the top glass if you want to see the main chips, and you can remove the bottom glass to take a look at the battery. Please note that the glasses are completely glued, not just the borders, so you'll need something that you can use to carefully remove the glue behind:

Unboxing the Hidizs AP80 Digital Audio Player

  • Posted on: 4 December 2018
  • By: moisesmcardona

Hi everyone,

Yesterday, I received the Hidizs AP80 Digital Audio Player from their kickstarter campaign. After that, I received a tracking number which is of no use because of course, I already have the unit here and it shows as "Delivered", so it came as a surprise and was shipped by Amazon since they fullfill US orders from them.

So, here's my unboxing video that I recorded of this tiny (smaller than I expected) audio player. Enjoy!

opusenc.exe new build using libopus 1.3-rc2-2-ga8e2a2b1-dirty - resample quality level 10 - Opus GUI updated

  • Posted on: 27 September 2018
  • By: moisesmcardona

Hi everyone,

Today, I bring you a new version of opusenc.exe, using libopus 1.3-rc2-2-ga8e2a2b1-dirty:

Opusenc

This version brings the changes performed up to today's commit, but I also upped the Speex Resampler quality from 5 to 10, as you can see in the following image:

speex resampler quality 10

As usual, I'm encoding my files using the latest commit.

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