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Subject: Re: Using Digital in/out on Archos Recorder 20 ?

Re: Using Digital in/out on Archos Recorder 20 ?

From: Inderjeet Singh <>
Date: Sat, 22 Feb 2003 18:37:49 -0800


> Yes you are using the wrong cable. The cable that comes with the Archos
> is the correct one. The Archos has Coaxial (Coax) digital in/out, not
> Optical. If your devices have optical (toslink) connections you will
> need a converter to convert the signal from optical to electrical or vice
> versa, depending on your application. (Play or Record)

My home-theater receiver (HK AVR525) does have coax digital input/outputs.
I tried it with them, and indeed it works!

> >BTW, The same cable (with toslink connection) works fine with my
> >PC's digital audio out.
> >Has anyone been able to use the digital out successfully ?
> Yes, many have.
Now, I am one of them.

thank you very much
this is an awesome community!
Received on 2003-02-23

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