Audio Conversion

DAC-8418-A – AES to Quad Analog Audio Converter

The DAC-8418-A Dual AES to Quad Analog Audio Converter is a broadcast quality modular product used to convert 2 unbalanced AES digital audio signals into 4 channels of analog audio. The DAC-8418-A supports audio sampling frequencies from 32kHz to 96kHz.

The DAC-8418-A also has internal audio processing with independant channel gain, master stereo gain, sum (mono), and left or right only selection.

It converts the 2 incoming AES / EBU digital audio signals to 2 stereo analog audio signals using 24-bit conversion technology. Cable equalization and reclocking techniques enable the DAC- 8418-A to recover the incoming digital audio signals reliably. The DAC-8418-A provides 2 analog outputs for each AES / EBU input and 2 reclocked copies of each AES / EBU input.


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