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Can anyone advise me what an AC3 decoder is?

Old 11-05-02, 11:02 AM
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Can anyone advise me what an AC3 decoder is?

Can anyone advise me what an AC3 decoder is?

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Old 11-05-02, 11:11 AM
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That is an old way of referring to Dolby Digital. Laser Disc players needed an AC3 jack to be able to pass a DD signal.
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Old 11-05-02, 03:38 PM
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Wasn't it like an RF jack or something?
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Old 11-05-02, 03:39 PM
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Originally posted by John Sy
Wasn't it like an RF jack or something?
Well the jack was on the back of the laserdisc player yes, but if you did not have a way to decode the stream you could purchase an outboard decoder.
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