Explanation terms – Marantz NA-11S1 User Manual
AirPlay sends (plays) contents recorded
in iTunes or on an iPhone/iPod touch to a
compatible device via the network.
ALAC (Apple Lossless Audio Codec)
This is a codec for lossless audio compression
method developed by Apple Inc. This codec
can be played back on iTunes, iPod or iPhone.
Data compressed to approximately 60 – 70%
can be decompressed to exactly the same
App Store is a site that sells application
software for such devices as the iPhone or
iPod Touch, and is operated by Apple Inc.
This expresses the read amount per 1 second
of video/audio data recorded in a disc. A larger
number means higher sound quality, but also
means a larger file size.
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Some contents may not be compatible with
other DLNA CERTIFIED® products.
DSD (Direct-Stream Digital)
This is an audio data recording method. Audio
signals are stored on media such as Super
Audio CDs as delta-sigma modulated digital
audio. The signal is composed of single-bit
values at a sampling rate of 2.8224MHz.
FLAC stands for Free lossless Audio Codec,
and is a lossless free audio file format.
Lossless means that the audio is compressed
without any loss in quality. The FLAC license
is as shown below.
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iTunes is the name of the multimedia player
provided by Apple Inc. It enables management
and playback of multimedia contents including
music and movies. iTunes supports many
main file formats including AAC, WAV, and
MP3 (MPEG Audio Layer-3)
This is an internationally standardized
audio data compression scheme, using the
“MPEG-1” video compression standard. It
compresses the data volume to about one
eleventh its original size while maintaining
sound quality equivalent to a music CD.
MPEG (Moving Picture Experts Group),
These are the names for digital compression
format standards used for the encoding of
video and audio.
Video standards include “MPEG-1 Video”,
“MPEG- 2 Video”, “MPEG-4 Visual”, “MPEG-
4 AVC”. Audio standards include “MPEG-1
Audio”, “MPEG-2 Audio”, “MPEG-4 AAC”.
Sampling involves taking a reading of a sound
wave (analog signal) at regular intervals and
expressing the height of the wave at each
reading in digitized format (producing a digital
The number of readings taken in one second
is called the “sampling frequency”. The larger
the value, the closer the reproduced sound is
to the original.
This is a free online content server for Internet
radio. Note that usage fees are included in
For inquiries about this service, visit the
vTuner site below.
vTuner website: http://www.radiomarantz.
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Windows Media DRM
This is a copyright protection technology
developed by Microsoft.
Content providers are using the digital rights
management technology for Windows
Media contained in this device (WM-DRM)
to protect the integrity of their content
(Secure Content) so that their intellectual
property, including copyright, in such content
is not misappropriated. This device uses
WM-DRM software to play Secure Content
(WM-DRM Software). If the security of the
WM-DRM Software in this device has been
compromised, owners of Secure Content
(Secure Content Owners) may request that
Microsoft revoke the WM-DRM Software’s
right to acquire new licenses to copy, display
and/or play Secure Content. Revocation does
not alter the WM-DRM Software’s ability to
play unprotected content.
A list of revoked WM-DRM Software is sent
to your device whenever you download a
license for Secure Content from the Internet
or from a PC.
Microsoft may, in conjunction with such
license, also download revocation list onto
your device on behalf of Secure Content