Wolson Press Release

I receieved a press release today from Wolfson regarding their WM8740 DAC.  Pioneer have adopted it for their high end Blu Ray player. 


{include_content_item 45}Wolfson’s high performance audio technology enables Pioneer’s players to achieve true high definition cinema sound.

Wolfson Microelectronics (LSE:WLF.L) announces that its WM8740 high performance stereo DAC has been selected by Pioneer Electronics for use in its latest Blu-ray home theatre disc player.

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What i thought was interesting about the uptake is that this DAC already appears in DAC Kits that the DIYer has access to at reasonable prices. 


Twisted Pear Audio do a kit based on this DAC,


Click here for details on the Opus


Owning the Kookaburra, I have no doubt the kits will be of high quality and very easy to manufacture.  Definately worth a look.