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Subject: Re: S/P DIF
From: Manuel Dejonghe (
Date: 2004-10-28

On Thu, 28 Oct 2004 04:36:48 +0100, BlueChip <> wrote:
> I notice that some of my MP3's do not create output (or at least my decoder
> finds nothing) on the SPDIF for some of my MP3s ...I know there are
> restrictions on sample frequency from the FAQ (namely: 32, 44.1 or
> 48kHz) question is, are there any restrictions on bitrate.
> The reason in this specific case is coverting a lot of radio shows, and I
> want to do them at a low sample rate, but not so low that they will not
> play digitally.

Hi Chip,

from what I remember having read here, the archos device (at least in
combination with rockbox) will play any sampling, depending on the
But many people complained about decoders not beeing able to synchronize.

Manuel (aka lImbus)

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