I have a new Node 2i. Hardwired network connection and coax out to a Cambridge Audio CXA81 amp. My understanding was that the only way to take advantage of Tidal MQA was to use the Node 2i DAC/RCA output to the amp. However, I have the 'MQA External DAC' option turned off in settings and when I choose an MQA track in Tidal the MQA symbol appears next to the album/track I'm playing with 'MQA' and a green dot underneath it. I have no way of knowing what the actual resolution is as the app unfortunately doesn't show that level of detail. So the question clearly is - Has something changed that's made MQA playback possible through the coax connection or is the app lying to me? Am I then using the node 2i internal DAC, but I'm using coax not RCA. I have to assume for the moment that I'm listening to music at 24/192 but I'm very confused and the dealer can't give me a definitive answer!
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