Serious music lovers collect their favorite tunes from a wide variety of sources. The BDP-3 can collate them all into a gigantic library at your fingertips. As a bit-perfect player, it plays music just as intended without unnecessary format conversion or upsampling. The digital output is a perfect facsimile of the original file so you hear your music in all it's original detail. Bryston regularly issues firmware updates that add new features and keep BDPs well maintained. You are not likely to find a better sounding easier to use music player than the flagship BDP-3.