Linn's sacd player is called the Unidisk player I think? The Ikemi plays redbook cd's.
A "hybrid" has a CD layer and an SACD layer. A CD player, like
the Ikemi, will play the CD layer of a "hybrid" SACD. If you want
to hear the SACD layer, you need an SACD player. Linn does
make a Universal Player called the Unidisk, which plays DVD-A,
SACD and CD, for around $11,000. If it doesn't have to be Linn, there are other Universal Players for less. If you're set on the
Ikemi, it will only play CD's, but in that regard, it has drawn nice