I'd better invest into analogue since with $1000 for an upgrade you can do much better than with digital. That's my $.02
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I have the Sony XA7ES Class A (app- 35lbs) cdp with XLR Balance outputs, you can trust me on this one,one of the best valued cdp on the used market. the last one sold for $750.00 usually go for $925.00 . I compared this to the Miles no contest.I compared it to the Levinson 39 and they were so close in sound ,the Levinson had a bit more base, and with better cables did prove to be a better player, but 3x the price.I have had mine for 5 years. Believe me for the $1K it is a Buy It Now !!! . One guy wrote a few weeks ago I found a better player than the XA7ES and it was the New Tri-Vista, check the price difference.
I have a Muse 9 sign and if you dont choose latest version it is a true bargain on the used market. I have tested my Muse (gen 3) against Wadia 860x in my system and my Muse was at least as good as Wadia. Wadia has little more resolution and Muse a litle more realaxed and warmer sound. And you get any exellent DVD as a bonus with Muse!