This information is for the following models:

  • UDA-1
  • SRS-X9
  • SRS-X88
  • SRS-X99
  • SRS-HG1
  • SRS-HG10
  • SRS-ZR7
  • MAP-S1
  • PHA-2A
  • PHA-2
  • PHA-3
  • PHA-1A
  • CMT-SX7
  • CMT-SX7B
  • CAS-1
  • RSX-GS9
  • TA-ZH1ES
  • NW-A45
  • NW-A45HN
  • NW-A46HN
  • NW-A47
  • NW-ZX300
  • NW-WM1A
  • NW-WM1AM2
  • NW-WM1Z
  • NW-WM1ZM2
  • NW-A55
  • NW-A55HN
  • NW-A56HN
  • NW-A57
  • DMP-Z1

IMPORTANT: This file is only for use with the models identified. Not all models are sold in all countries.
Note: The UDA-1, SRS-HG1, SRS-HG10, SRS-ZR7, RSX-GS9, NW-A45, NW-A45HN, NW-A46HN, NW-A47, NW-ZX300, NW-WM1A, NW-WM1Z, NW-A55, NW-A55HN, NW-A56HN, NW-A57 and DMP-Z1 models only support macOS 10.13 – 10.15.

About this download

Benefits and Improvements

  • Compatible with macOS High Sierra10.13, macOS Mojave 10.14, macOS Catalina 10.15, macOS Big Sur 11, macOS Monterey 12.
    Note: Compatiblity with macOS 11 – 12 depends on the model. See Applicable Models.

Hi-Res Audio Player is software that allows you to easily enjoy high-quality sound files. The software includes the following features:

  • Easily Play high-res audio: When connected to a USB DAC device you can easily play hi-res audio, such as DSD files purchased from a music distribution site.
  • Playlist function: You can create, save, and edit a playlist so you can play your favorite tunes the way you want.
  • Play high-quality sound and more: Through the software settings you can play tunes with higher audio quality.

File Info

File Name

  • Hi-ResAudioPlayer_1.2.7.pkg

File Version

  • Version 1.2.7

File Size

  • 3.76 MB (3,950,363 bytes)

Release Date

  • 02-07-2020

System Requirements

Hi-Res Audio Player can be used with the following system environments:

  • Operating Systems: macOS 10.09 – 10.15, 11, 12
    • Intel CPU models, 64-bit, and M1 chips are supported.
    • Compatiblity with macOS 11 – 12 depends on the model. See Applicable Models.
  • Screen resolution: 1,024 x 768 pixels or higher
  • One of the above operating systems should be installed by default. Upgraded operating systems and multi-boot environments are not supported.
  • Meeting the above system requirements does not guarantee operation for all computers.
    Furthermore, the following systems are not supported:
    • Personally constructed computers or operating systems
    • Upgraded operating systems
    • Multi-boot environments
    • Multi-monitor environments

Step 1: Install the update

  1. Click the [Download] button.
  2. The installer file will be saved in the folder set as the destination folder in the browser settings. It will be saved into the [Downloads] folder by default.
  3. Double-click the installer file "Hi-ResAudioPlayer_1.2.7.pkg" saved on your computer. The installer package will be unpacked.
  4. The [Welcome to the Hi-Res Audio Player installer] screen will be displayed. Click [Continue].
  5. The [Software Licence Agreement] screen will be displayed. After you have read the text of the agreement, click [Continue].
  6. To confirm that you accept the agreement, click [Agree].
  7. The [Select a Destination] screen will be displayed. Select a disk and click [Continue].
  8. Specify the installation type. For standard installation, the internal hard-disk drive will be selected automatically. If you want to install to another drive, click [Change install location...]. After you have selected the destination, click [Install].
  9. The [Installing Hi-Res Audio Player] screen will be displayed and installation will begin.
  10. When you are prompted to log in, enter your password and click [Install Software].
  11. After installation is complete, the [The installation was completed successfully.] screen is shown. Click [Close] to exit the installer.

Step 2: Check the update was successful

To start the Hi-Res Audio Player, click the [Hi-Res Audio Player] icon in the [Applications] folder.

Note: If the Hi-Res Audio Player screen is not shown, click the icon in the Dock.

Questions & Answers

  • Cannot install Hi-Res Audio Player.
    • Make sure that Hi-Res Audio Player is compatible with your operating system. Check the system requirements and install Hi-Res Audio Player on a computer with a compatible operating system installed.
    • Make sure that there is enough free space on the hard disk drive of your computer. If not, delete any unnecessary files from your computer.
  • Hi-Res Audio Player does not start. Or, Hi-Res Audio Player window is not displayed correctly.
    • Your computer may not be functioning normally. Start other software to check if your computer is functioning normally.
    • Your computer may not be functioning normally. Restart your computer.
    • Hi-Res Audio Player may not be installed correctly. Uninstall Hi-Res Audio Player, and then install it again.