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    SPDIF input for upgraded PAS3X


    TN Allen

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    SPDIF input for upgraded PAS3X

    Post by TN Allen on Sun Sep 11, 2016 10:55 am

    Would anyone know of, or perhaps may be using a tube or SS PCB that might be sqeezed into an upgraded PAS3X or new SP9 to connect a CD player using SPDIF. I can do this with an external DAC that would connect to the PAS3X with analog RCA cables, but I'd like to think I can add this inside the chassis. Thanks


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    Re: SPDIF input for upgraded PAS3X

    Post by tubes4hifi on Mon Sep 12, 2016 9:40 am

    you'll need to convert SFDIF to audio format first
    check ebay, lots of chinese vendors have interesting and inexpensive options to do things like that


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    Re: SPDIF input for upgraded PAS3X

    Post by corndog71 on Mon Sep 12, 2016 2:05 pm

    This one is pretty tiny but you would have to wire in a USB power supply.

    Of course there are probably much better external dacs out there that might be a bit bigger.  I recommend Musical Fidelity V-90 DAC.  It comes with a wall wart power supply.

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