Tag Archives: Digital Audio

Do I Need a DAC? When and How to Choose a DAC

A common question that arises among music lovers looking to improve the sound quality of their set-up is the question of whether a Digital to Analog Converter (DAC, for short) is necessary and at what point a DAC becomes a … Continue reading

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S/PDIF Combos Coming Soon To Sonic Electronix!

What the heck is “S/PDIF?” No, it’s not a typo. S/PDIF stands for “Sony/Phillips Digital Interconnect Format,” or “Sony/Phillips Digital Interface,” and is a means through which users may transmit audio signals digitally, which makes for higher fidelity: digital in, … Continue reading

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Roland Pro Audio Gear – Coming Soon to Sonic Electronix!

Roland is about to celebrate its 40th anniversary and Sonic Electronix couldn’t be happier for them! To help celebrate, we will soon be carrying a comprehensive line of Roland, Boss and Cakewalk pro audio gear. Roland was founded by Mr. … Continue reading

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Proper Gain Staging in a Digital World

Lets Cram Some More 1′s in Those 0′s Gain is the measure of the ability for a circuit to increase the amplitude of an audio signal.  Gain staging is the process of optimizing the level of your sound signal to … Continue reading

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