Sonic Studio is excited to announce a fresh, new update for both Amarra 4 Luxe and Amarra 4! If you already own a copy of Amarra 4 Luxe, update to version 4.1 now to add MQA playback for TIDAL Masters and local MQA tracks to your toolkit.
Amarra 4 owners, this update is for you too! Download the free update to take advantage of performance improvements, superior sound, bug fixes and a better user experience. Better yet, check out MQA, TIDAL, a more powerful EQ and other additional options and upgrade now to Amarra 4 Luxe. (source)
What can MQA do for You?
With an MQA Enabled DAC
- Full MQA Decoding or Rendering capabilities
- Platform-specific DAC compensation and management
- Results in up to 4x sample rates (176kHz/192kHz), 24 bit
What can you Expect from Amarra 4 Luxe?
Without an MQA Enabled DAC
- TIDAL Streaming MQA Support
- Local file MQA playback
- Amarra 4 Luxe performs MQA Core Decoding unfolding MQA files to deliver the sound of the original master recording
- Results in up to 2x sample rates (88.2kHz/96kHz), 24 bit
Enjoy the best of all worlds in one package
- Integrated TIDAL support with MQA Masters!
- Scan your local music collection including DSD, MQA*, FLAC, ALAC*, AAC*, AIFF, WAV, AAC*, MP3 and more
- Import your iTunes music and playlists
* Pending support for Windows (See the Amarra 4 Luxe User Manual for details)
Easily Navigate the clean and intuitive User Interface
- Your local and TIDAL music in one place
- View your library by Songs, Albums, Artists, Playlists, or Now Playing Queue
- Utilize the powerful search function and embedded links to keep every track at your fingertips
- Browse your library and quickly navigate back to your current track with the new Now Playing List
- Select the best sound for your system with our powerful Sonic Mastering EQ
Experience the best DSP processing
- Mastering Equalization with a personal touch
- DSD/PCM 1X/2X, and MQA core decoding
- Up-sampling brings an extraordinary sound to your music
- Included Amarra iOS Remote lets you surf, select and operate remotely