Dolby 5.1 Digital Audio to Stereo Converter
This DOLBY DIGITAL Optical to RCA Audio Converter
takes the optical output from your flatscreen TV and converts it to right & left audio to use on an older AV receiver, some Bose systems or stereo headphones. This Dolby Digital Audio to Stereo Converter converts up to 5.1-channel audio encoded in Dolby Digital Surround to 2 channel L/R analog audio -- without additional costly equipment and supports either Bitstream or Linear PCM.NOTE: This device supports an input format of "DOLBY DIGITAL", Linear PCM or Bitstream (check your TV manual for the optical output specs) so if the optical output of your device "IS NOT DOLBY DIGITAL" you can get by with this Optical to Stereo Converter. Check your TV manual to see what it outputs or call the mfr.
Dolby 5.1 Digital Audio to Stereo Converter Features:
- Converts S/PDIF or TOSLINK digital audio to L/R analog audio
- Digital interpolation filter and digital to analog converter (DAC)
- Supports up to 6 channels (up to 5.1 Surround) of audio encoded in Dolby Digital
- Digital audio formats: Two channel Linear Pulse Code Modulation (LPCM)
and up to 5.1 channel Dolby Digital bitstream.
- Auto samples at frequencies of 32, 44.1, 48 KHz
- 24-bit incoming bitstream on left and right channels
- Allows listening to digital audio sources on legacy analog sound systems
- Saves money otherwise spent on stereo equipment upgrades
- Compact and easy to install
The Dolby Digital to Analog Decoder takes audio encoded in Dolby Digital (at up to 5.1 channels) from your multichannel S/PDIF or TOSLINK digital audio source and converts it to L/R analog audio -- without the need for any other external equipment! With the Dolby Digital to Analog Decoder you can listen to digital audio sources such as DVD and CD players or digital computer audio on your legacy analog sound system, preserving your current investment.How It Works:
A coaxial or optical audio output on your digital audio source connects into the input on the Digital to Analog Decoder. The input type is chosen with the Decoder's selector button. The Decoder is connected to power. Analog RCA connectors on the Decoder output L/R analog audio to powered speakers.NOTE:
This Dolby Digital Audio to Stereo Converter will only handle Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2 ch. PCM. If you are using different digital audio formats, like DTS, you may have issues trying to get audio to pass through the unit.TIP:
All optical cables come with a protective cap on each end of the cable to prevent damage to the small optical pin. THE CAP MUST BE REMOVED BEFORE YOU USE IT AS INSERTING THE CABLE WITH THE CAP ON WILL DAMAGE THIS DEVICE AND VOID YOUR WARRANTY. TAKE THE CAP OFF!
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