Starting later this month certain Pioneer branded home audio products will receive a free firmware update enabling playback of MQA.
The NC-50 and NC-50 DAB are network audio players with a built-in CD player and stereo amplifier. Enjoy your music by simply connecting speakers.
MQA music for Pioneer devices is available from various music streaming services such as TIDAL*, and music download sites, such as Onkyo Music in the US, UK and Germany, and e-onkyo music in Japan. MQA with Onkyo and Pioneer are working closely for playback support on more home audio products, and will announce their availability in the coming months.
About Onkyo Music
Onkyo Music is a leading Hi-Res digital music provider, which provides all downloads as FLAC files. FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) is an audio format that compresses audio without any loss in quality. With webstores available in Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States. For more information, please visit www.onkyomusic.com
* TIDAL Masters not yet supported by Onkyo products.