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Old 23rd October 2006, 07:28 PM   #1
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Hello,

I going to be running spdif out from my via epia m10000 board to an external dac. My question is: is there a difference between using the onboard spdif output compared to one; say, on an m-audio audiophile 192 card?

this is for a car installation so i'd rather not use the pci card if i dont need too but i don't want to sacrifice sound quality if the onboard spdif isn't up to par.


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Old 23rd October 2006, 07:36 PM   #2
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I've heard, that some cards have their spdif out derived from analog output (nonsense isn't it?). This would be bad. Otherwise there should be no difference.
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Old 23rd October 2006, 07:38 PM   #3
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ah, ok. that's what i was thinking too but i wanted to check with the experts to make sure.
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