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post #1 of 2 Old 12-06-2012, 07:55 PM - Thread Starter
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Hi there, I own a Lexicon DC-1 and while it still produces some of the best surround sound audio I have heard (DTS especially) I would like to upgrade to a pre/pro that offers decoding of the new lossless formats. I see Lexicon only builds the $12K+ HD processor now that will decode the newer formats. I am looking more for ~$5K but with the same excellent Lexicon sound quality.

I see there is a new Outlaw pre/pro coming out soon and many people recommend the NAD and Marantz gear. My use is 60% movies and 40% 2-channel music, so sound quality is the priority (a two channel bypass mode like the Lexicon would be awesome). Thanks for any suggestions!

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Lexicon dropped the price on the mc12hd to 8k a while back. I have had a lexicon dc1 a denon 4311,but stil prefer my 5 year old mc12hd, for sq, L7 processing
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