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Old 27th February 2003, 12:05 PM   #1
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Default "Coaxial" audio output on DVD player - what is data format?

I understand this RCA output connector goes off to an external D/A converter. Could somebody give me a link showing the nitty-gritty of the data flowing out of this line?

Edit - Is it SPDIF or TOSLINK or something like that?
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it's spdif (isn't toslink only used with optical?)
with 0.5V signal if I'm right
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Thanks heaps, Bricolo.
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As mentioned, the data format is s/pdif (Sony-Phillips Digital InterFace). TOSLink is just the name of the physical connector for the optical version of the s/pdif interface.

Here is some info.
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