About Us

NativeDSD provides listeners a top-quality resource for DSD, DXD and Analog-to-DSD Music in Stereo, Binaural and Multichannel configurations, directly from record labels and engineers making these recordings. Getting you as close to the original performance as possible.

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*while this sampler is only available as 2-channel stereo download, most of the music on the website is also available as 5-channel [multichannel] mix as well.
** If you are using a DAP or music server, you may not need additional software, and you can add the files directly to your DAP or Server.

Welcome to NativeDSD!

If you are tired of listening to compressed audio and your desire is to instead play uncompressed, original recording quality sound, this is your one stop shop. You will find detail in the music you were never able to hear before. 

How to get the free Welcome to NativeDSD Sampler

1. Visit the sampler page using the link below
2. Select your desired DSD rate and select 'Stereo' *
3. Click on the zero-priced add to cart button
4. Checkout in the top right corner of the page, follow the steps, create an account if needed

This is what the selection looks like on the sampler album page:

After you register/login you will be able to download the sampler and the experience of listening to music in DSD is now just a few moments away... Enjoy!

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About the Sampler

This Welcome to NativeDSD Sampler Album is free of charge – with many thanks to the participating labels! We invite your ears to discover what’s possible with musicavailable in DSD. If you are convinced, you will find links and information on the full albums that these Stereo DSD sample tracks are taken from. This includes information on the corresponding Artists, Albums & Labels in the detailed track listing in this booklet.

The Tracks on this DSD Sampler are in Stereo DSD 64, DSD 128 and DSD 256. This Sampler Album is therefore available in all 3 rates, too. When you visit the NativeDSD Music store, you can purchase the full albums shown in Stereo DSD – and in most cases in Multichannel (5.0) DSD as well. 

What do I need to play back these files?

1. Download a player that can handle .dsf files (We recommend Roon, free trial version is available)**
2. Add your new files to the player.
3. Make sure your output is set to the DSD capable DAC you use.

More info information on getting started is available in our help center 

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