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Poor transition between tracks when using PLEX in SONOS APP

SiegridSiegrid Posts: 3Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

When playing music via the PLEX media option within the SONOS APP there is an issue with the transition between tracks. It happens every time between tracks/songs. The best way I can explian it is that it sounds like right at the end of the track it picks up a .5 second portion of a track (not sure what track - last, next, other) plays it and then lauches into the next track. It happens between every track transition and is just a bad way to start off every new song. I am running the latest version of the SONOS app and PlayBar firmware. PLEX media server is on my LAN.

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  • AffraeAffrae Posts: 7Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    That's funny. I just posted about this too

  • JosefKnechtJosefKnecht Posts: 3Members

    I have the same issue...

  • syncretistsyncretist Posts: 1Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    …same…ALAC files.

    So annoying, as I love just being able to stick with Plex for recent plays, recent additions, etc.

  • jjrossjjross Posts: 351Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    This happens for me to but not all the time. I think you can mitigate it by turning on cross fade in the Sonos app settings. That seems to have helped. I know some purists might not like it but I've found it noice to have the songs cross fade between themselves.

  • virgiliomivirgiliomi Posts: 46Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    I think crossfade is just covering up the problem, since the next song is starting at 0 volume, allowing the erroneous audio segment to not be heard.

  • jjrossjjross Posts: 351Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    @virgiliomi said:
    I think crossfade is just covering up the problem, since the next song is starting at 0 volume, allowing the erroneous audio segment to not be heard.

    Totally agree, that's why I said mitigate and not fix.

  • iversoniciversonic Posts: 2Members

    I too have this issue with Apple Lossless (MP4) files. It doesn't seem to happen with MP3 files.

  • stehohrhasestehohrhase Posts: 185Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    This Problem happend with Flac and Apple Lossless. I reported 6 Month ago. Nothing happend. No Response.

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