Originally Posted by patrickBOOTH
I don't play an ipod through my Nova. Like I said it gets streamed to an airport express via wifi then digital toslink from the airport into the Nova so the Nova's DAC converts the audio not the computer/airport if it was connected via analog connection.
Sorry, i didn't see that you were streaming from your iPhone to your AEX. In that case, the output will be identical to iTunes streaming for 44.1/16.