Author Topic: S/PDIF on segas dreamcast ??  (Read 4327 times)

SuperSonic

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S/PDIF on segas dreamcast ??
« on: December 27, 2003, 12:22:29 PM »
hi everyone

is there any way to add an S/Pdif out to my sega dreamcast ??

i searched the web but nothing found :-(.

it?s posiible for the  SNES so then it must be possible for dreamcast ,too

thanx & cya sonic

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S/PDIF on segas dreamcast ??
« Reply #1 on: December 27, 2003, 01:24:20 PM »
You can add digital output to any console if you simply convert the analogue to digital, but for real digital sound...  I dunno.  You'd need to know a fair amount about the workings of the DC.  I'll see what I can dig up around here.

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S/PDIF on segas dreamcast ??
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2003, 06:07:09 PM »
The chip that handles the Dreamcast digital to analog audio conversion is a pcm1725 chip.  you can tap into the digital signals there.  However getting the parts to complete the circuit is another story...