It depends on the rest of your system, and what you're used to hearing. I have a DV47a for SACD and DVD-A, and can say that I am only too happy to shut it off and get back to my normal front end (Spectral), which is orders of magnitude more refined, neutral, tight, and capable than the Pioneer. CD playback with the Pioneer falls in the same category. Mass market gear doesn't cut it with very high end (and revealing) equipment. I am waiting for the first serious high end universal player to come along, and the Pioneer is just a stopgap until then.
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