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Old 31st July, 2004, 09:49 AM
cadaveca cadaveca is offline
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Originally Posted by cadaveca
no ac-3 cannot be dts..was just an example...
actually ac-3 CAN be DTS....its just a matter of converting the PCM signal to ac-3, and then having the dts decoder handle the decoded pcm signal. this was even built into ac-3. when the packet header of a ac-3 packe is sent, on of the strings signifies which codec it was mixed in....stereo,dolby surround,dolby digital, other, and reserved. the label of other can be programmed to me dts. All of this changed in 2001.
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