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OK, I sent this query to Sony Pro Support:  Here's the reply:  Here's what he was referencing, from page 86 (specifications) of the PCM-D100 Operating Instructions:  Interpret that as you see fit, but I find it hard to believe that the Optical Out of the the hybrid connector labeled "LINE OUT (OPT)" can actually deliver DSD2.8 S/PDIF (there's no such thing) to an external DAC. At best, DSD2.8 playback must be getting converted to 192 kHz/24-bit LCPM. More research is...
 Could you please give us a quick run-down on what's NOT working with the X3, currently (assuming you have the latest firmware)?   I stopped following the X3 thread several weeks back. And (especially if you really don't think there's anything wrong with your X3, currently) can you please describe precisely how you use it - i.e. are you only folder browsing, not using playlists, only using WAV, only using 32GB cards, etc. etc.   (What hoops are you jumping through to stay...
Uhhh...  I'm a buzzkill for the Lyr - somewhat notorious for having bombed the Lyr thread a couple of years ago when I proclaimed that I preferred my LCD-2 rev.1 with the Meier Stepdance over the Lyr, having gone through three different pairs of tubes while borrowing it from a friend for a month, including some expensive Mullards. Despite the LCD-2 not being the end word in resolution, the Lyr sounded every so slightly woolly compared to the Stepdance.  Jason Stoddard...
Currently available for $162.10 at Amazon - a "Best Price" according to CamelCamelCamel:   Citizen Men's BN0095-08A Scuba Fin Eco-Drive Scuba Fin Diver's Watch   (click the "3rd Party New" check box to see the 3rd party seller history)
Oh my dog!  Thanks for this update ^.     That just about closes the deal for me.    I can wait a few more days for DigitalFreak to dig up some whatever he can find...   Mike
 It's really nice to read someone else using entirely different words to say what I have said - reassuring to know I'm not alone in my thinking.  Mike
Excellent!   I've had high hopes for the X5, but last I read, it still doesn't do gap-less playback (not to mention some other unsavory problems that I could probably live with).
 Haha!    I really think a lot of people are going to have the PM-1 fairly soon, but I do feel an obligation to "represent" if nobody else will be bringing them.  
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