The final chapter, "Signal Interconnection and Transmission," deals with the designs and specifications of the most popular digital-audio transmission methods: Sony Digital Interface Format (SDIF-2), Audio Engineering Society/European Broadcast Union Digital Interface (AES/EBU), Multichannel Audio Digital Inter face (MADI), Sony/Philips Digital Interface (S/PDIF), optical interfaces, and digital-audio broadcasting (DAB).
What does S/P-DIF stand for?
S/P-DIF stands for Sony/Philips Digital Interface
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- Information technology (IT) and computers
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Samples in periodicals archive:
PQI's mPack P800, a 2005 CES Innovations Award honoree, breaks new ground as the first PMP to support the Sony/Philips Digital Interface Format (SPDIF).
Input Options for Audio - AES/EBU Digital Audio (XLR connection) with SDI Option, Sony/Philips Digital Interface (SP/DIF) with SDI Option, and Stereo Analog (Mini Plug) comes with Standard.
The new chip solutions support transmission of digital audio signals to industry standard formats, specifically the Sony/Philips Digital Interface Format (S/PDIF) for consumer applications and the Audio Engineering Society/European Broadcast Union (AES/EBU) format for professional applications.
The decimation technique converts the 96-kHz digital audio data to 48-kHz for transmission over industry-standard Sony/Philips Digital Interface Format (S/PDIF) protocol, which supports sound sampling rates up to 50-kHz only.
The single-chip CS4226 incorporates stereo, 20-bit, delta-sigma A/D converters with volume control, a 20-bit mono, delta-sigma A/D converter, and a digital audio receiver compatible with the consumer Sony/Philips Digital Interface Format (S/PDIF) standard.