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Old 1st January 2003, 07:29 AM   #1
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Default Xitel's Pro HiFi-Link

Has anyone tried or know about Xitel's Pro HiFi-Link? What kind of quality will a system like this put out compaired to the upper end sound cards you guys are used to?

http://www.xitel.com/subset_PHFL.htm
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Old 21st July 2005, 05:00 AM   #2
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Good Question and what chips are in the box?

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Old 21st July 2005, 06:04 AM   #3
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The Xitel has a Sonix SN11113F to convert USB to S/PDIF, and a VIA VT1612A audio codec.

Performance of the Xitel is so-so. The analog is bettered by the M-Audio Sonica (which is not so good in its own right). Digital is bettered by my own project based on the PCM2902. The one thing the Xitel has going for it is a coax digital output which is rare on usb devices.
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Hmm... I think the PCM2706/7 has SPDIF out. I recently connected the PCM2706's I2S output to a TDA1543 and find it sounds better then the SPDIF interface.

http://www.diyhifi.org/forums/viewtopic.php?p=6379#6379

I will try the SPDIF out and report back here. But in a day to two, my day job needs some attention.

Oh... where is my manners. I almost forgot. Thank-you for answering my questions.
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