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If you are looking at the Audiolabs then you shouldn't need the 8200Q or 8200A - the 8200CDQ also has a DAC and pre-amp. So the 8200CDQ + 2x8200M or 8200P would be worth considering. 

That the last component on the end of the optical would handle the DAC duties....The phone would stream (or cast) whether directly or indirectly to the Chromecast, then the Chromecast outputs via...

Just built a low-cost network streamer (plus whatever else you want to do with it), all in £30 (the case was a fiver)  - a Raspberry Pi, with Raspbsm running XMBC. I now have it connected via USB...

I have a Synology DS212J connected directly through USB to an Audiolab 8200DQ, and works absolutely fine (once I'd figured where to set 'USB Speaker' within the DS Audio app), up to 24-bit/192Khz.

I'm intrigued by the cut-out for the iPad mini....please post a photo when installed. Good luck with the move!

Thanks for the spot, was all smug last night when I ordered two, but then found this morning that "Sorry, this order has been declined".

A late-80s Linn LP12 with Basic Plus arm, K9 cartridge (with recent AT95E stylus replacement)....Recently resurrected, and still going strong. Must admit, am absolutely loving the ritual of putting...

As per earlier suggestion - try playing an alternative source to the turntable such as a CD Player through line-in, this will help you to eliminate either one or two components as the source of the...

Thanks all for your comments & thoughts....

On the flip side, there are a small-ish number of 'modern' turntables that have have a phono-preamp built-in so that they can be connected straight to a line level input on the amp, and/or have USB...

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