Qobuz & you

Casting Qobuz without difficulties from the Chrome browser on PC or Mac!

Qobuz Qobuz & you On February 22, 2018
We rarely talk about this, but the Chrome browser integrates the GoogleCast protocol—for good reason—and can thus wirelessly broadcast audio content from their Web playback toward a compatible device, for example the ChromeCast Audio (or Video) or any system integrating the GoogleCast protocol. We will answer the question that is often asked by some of our subscribers who would like to establish a wireless connection with their system from the Qobuz application for Mac/PC.

We have tried the Google Pixel Buds Bluetooth earphones February 20, 2018

Last November, we made in our 17th issue of Qobuz & You a presentation, including a comparison, of two systems of in-ear earphones destined to...

Removing any doubt about the playback of a Hi-Res album purchased on Qobuz! February 20, 2018

Today, we are answering the mail of this reader who has had difficulty in knowing if the album he has purchased in Hi-Res on our website is well...

Controlling the music broadcast from an iMac February 20, 2018

We have chosen to answer the mail of this Qobuz subscriber via the Qobuz&You column —whom we thank for his compliments which we were delighted to...

Qobuz application, M-connect player and UPnP/AirPlay network player February 20, 2018

We sometimes get asked what quality can be broadcasted by a Qobuz stream toward a UPnP/AirPlay network player coming from an iPhone (or iPad) on...

Qobuz application, Korg iAudiogate and Hi-Res on iOS. February 20, 2018

Streaming Qobuz in Hi-Res or playing Hi-Res files on an iPhone prompts some enthusiasts to ask themselves, or us, some questions, like this reader...

Pioneer XDP-100R digital audio player and USB OTG connection February 20, 2018

This reader’s mail which has just reached us first left us a bit perplexed and we have decided to process it in this column, as this situation...

How to buy and download albums on Qobuz: a practical guide February 20, 2018

In this article we will detail the different steps you’ll have to go through to buy and (or) download an album on Qobuz, whether you access our...

The R2R digital-to-analogue converters: a few clarifications! January 8, 2018

Most digital audio files use PCM (Pulse Code Modulation) encoding, which has also always been used on CDs. This encoding is always...

What about the brands that don’t integrate Qobuz? What can I do in that situation? January 5, 2018

It seems that the article from last month focusing on Qobuz integration and Qobuz compatibility raised some questions among some of our readers...

Qobuz integration, Qobuz compatibility… let’s break it down for you. December 27, 2017

Sometimes words are interchangeable and sometimes they’re not, so we’re going to look at the difference between Qobuz integration and Qobuz...

Uncovering the audio of the new LG V30 smartphone December 12, 2017

It’s beautiful. It offers a 6” (15.24 cm) display with a resolution of 1440×2880 pixels and its back proudly flaunts the B&O logo—since it’s sold...

Music on the go: Apple AirPods vs Lightning compatible Pioneer Rayz Plus wireless earphones! December 4, 2017

A confrontation, a duel, a face-to-face, a match, or even, in more technical terms, a comparison - there’s no lack of words when you put two...

Choosing your Hi-Fi equipment: a few rules to follow November 28, 2017

A Hi-Fi system, as you already know, is a whole, if not a collection of devices that can all come from the same manufacturer, or from as many...

Apple Lightning interface and Hi-Res November 17, 2017

Following a letter from one of our readers quoted below, we have decided to shed some light on the decoding abilities of audio peripherals that...

Stream Qobuz on the cheap with your DAC or with your amplifier with or without a DAC! November 9, 2017

We often get asked via email (and it was also a question raised during the recent Salon Son & Image) how to use your DAC or your amplifier—with or...

Festival Son & Image: some feedback from the Qobuz booth! October 27, 2017

Many of you paid us a visit in our booth at the Salon Son & Image (Sound & Picture Exhibition) that took place on the weekend of October 14th and...

Listening to Qobuz on the road! October 22, 2017

Currently, the three main ways to listen to Qobuz in your car are the following: 1 – Plugging in your smartphone via USB. The phone is...

Wasapi Exclusive Mode and Devialet Air - Listening to 5.1 files in stereo? October 19, 2017

As a consequence of a problem encountered by one of our subscribers using the Devialet Air streaming application and the Qobuz application on PC,...

Digital audio players and Qobuz October 5, 2017

At the time of writing, there are quite a few digital audio players running on Android OS and possessing a Wi-Fi connection allowing them to...