FAQ: What kind of processing is Roon doing to my audio?
You can see what kind of processing, if any, Roon is doing to your audio by clicking the yellow/green/purple light at the bottom of the screen:
This displays the Signal Path window, which describes the path that audio takes through Roon all the way from the source to the output device.
FAQ: Will Roon alter my audio files or tags in any way when I import them?
Nope. Roon doesn't alter your music files or their metadata tags in any way. Metadata edits made in Roon are saved in your Roon database, your music files aren't modified. The only time Roon modifies your files is when you explicitly tell us to ...
FAQ: What audio outputs or devices are supported by Roon?
Connected Outputs: Built-in outputs, USB DACs, and Sound Cards Any audio devices recognized by the OS will be recognized by Roon, from Built-in Sound to PCI Soundcards to USB DACs. In the settings of Roon, you will select which recognized audio ...
FAQ: Does Roon support DSD?
Yes, Roon supports DSD. In terms of transports, Roon supports: DSD over PCM (DoP) v1.0 DSD converted to PCM in Roon, sent as PCM to your DAC DSD-Direct (DSD-Native) using ASIO drivers on Windows PCM to DSD Sample Rate Conversion In terms of file ...
FAQ: How do I set up Roon to use my DAC?
Start in Settings, which you can access by clicking the Navigation button, then clicking Settings: In Settings, click Audio and find your DAC. You should see a big "Enable" button next to it, like I'm seeing here for my DragonFly: Click Enable, then ...
FAQ: Why is Roon converting to PCM?
The most common reasons why DSD is converted to PCM are: The audio device isn't reporting DSD support to Roon The audio device isn't configured to support DSD playback Volume leveling or Crossfade are enabled for the current zone Features in the DSP ...
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