Alchemy Desktop is a touch friendly interface to Signalyst HQPlayer, which enables you to easily browse your library by artist or folder structure.
Albums can be grouped by artist or as a folder structure. Multiple library folder locations can be displayed simultaneously.
Library view can be collapsed to show only artists for quick scrolling. Individiual artists can be expanded to show albums for that artist.
Share your music library between users or other computers on the network.
Auto-select HQPlayer filters based on sample rate, genre or customized for individual albums or playlists.
Playlists can be built on-the-fly. Tracks can be mixed from any album in the library and saved into a playlist.
Tracks can be played from ramdisk using an optimized rewrite-data copy process for improved audio quality.
Alchemy automatically manages ramdisk contents to maximize the number of tracks that can be loaded into the available space.
Reply Gain can take control HQPlayer volume to provided a consistent volume level across albums and auto-adjusts to prevent clipping. Stores replay gain state information for albums or individual tracks.
Color code your albums in library view by sample rate (Black - redbook 44100/16 pcm, Blue - 24 bit pcm or Green - dsd).
Add or remove tracks from an active playlist or re-order tracks.
Provides a touch friendly tablet interface using remote desktop software.
Connect to a remote HQPlayer Desktop on Windows, Mac, Linux or HQPlayer Embedded on Linux.
Auto adjusts window size to best fit your display resolution.
Shuffle play mode randomly plays through albums based on current album selection filters.
Playback directly from cd-rom.
Multi Zone support. Up to 8 zones can be configured with separate media libraries and filter maps. Load a custom HQPlayer configuration for a zone.
Auto play setting to reduce the number of steps to start playback.